Road Conditions

NOTICE: Some popular roads, campgrounds, and trails are CLOSED due to impacts from wildfires. Click here for information.

Only roads that have known closures, delays or hazards are reported. If you have questions about specific roads not listed, please contact the appropriate ranger station. If you would like to give a report of the conditions during your visit please call a ranger station or send an email (contact information provided below).

Additional road condition information, including winter travel, is available from the Oregon Department of Transportation’s Trip Check.

The Willamette National Forest Motor Vehicle Use Map (MVUM) displays roads and trails that are open to motorized travel on the Willamette National Forest.

Road Conditions by District

WARNING: Forest Service roads are not maintained for snow and ice. Expect and be prepared for winter driving conditions. Some roads may be closed by snow, trees, or debris across the road.

Detroit  | Sweet Home | McKenzie River | Middle Fork

Detroit Ranger District

Phone: 503-854-3366 | Email

ODOT Highway 22 road camera at Santiam Park

ODOT Highway 22 road camera at Detroit Ranger Station

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CONDITIONS

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OR HWY 22 - Tumble Creek Bridge

Extensive repairs starting in the spring of 2019

ODOT plans extensive repairs to Tumble Creek Bridge starting in the spring of 2019. Some of the work will require single lane closures. Travelers can expect 20 minute delays.

There will be times when the Tumble Ridge Trailhead south parking area will be unavailable. However, temporary parking will be available just west of the bridge and the trail itself will remain accessible during construction.

Forest Service Road (FSR) 2243 (Whitewater Road) from its interaction with FSR 440 to its terminus, including all subsidiary roads off FSR 2243 past the intersection with FSR 440.

FSR 440 in its entirety, including all subsidiary roads off FSR 440

CLOSED

5/3/2018: Roads closed due to impacts from the Whitewater Fire, click here for map.

Forest Road 2231-850

CLOSED

Blocked by a large boulder

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Sweet Home Ranger District

Phone:541-367-5168 | Email

ODOT Highway 22 road camera at Sweet Home

ODOT Highway 20 road camera at Santiam Jct (Looking East)

ODOT Highway 20 road camera at Santiam Jct (Looking West)

ODOT Highway 22 road camera at Santiam Pass

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CONDITIONS

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McKenzie River Ranger District

Phone:541-822-3381 | Email

ODOT Highway 20 road camera at Santiam Jct (Looking East)

ODOT Highway 20 road camera at Santiam Jct (Looking West)

ODOT Highway 22 road camera at Santiam Pass

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CONDITIONS

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Highway 242 (Old McKenzie Highway)

CLOSED

5/17/2018: The McKenzie Highway remains closed after wildfire heavily burned the area this previous summer. 

ODOT plans to open the road to vehicles June 18, 2018.

For the most current road conditions visit TripCheck.com.

Aufderheide Scenic Byway (Forest Service Road 19)

CLOSED 300 feet west of the intersection of Road 19 and Road 1993

Expect summer road construction

5/17/2018: Due to a landslide, Road 19 is CLOSED 300 feet west of the intersection of Road 19 and Forest Road 1993. Forest Order 06-18-01-18-06

Between July 1 and August 2, 2018 motorists should expect road closures Monday through Thursdays and up to 60-minute delays Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays...details

Road is not maintained for snow and ice. Sections may not be passable in the winter. Call 541-822-3381 for conditions from Hwy 126.

Forest Road 689

CLOSED

EWEB is upgrading equipment at the Carmen-Smith Hydroelectric facility. In order complete the project safely, Forest Service Roads 690, 730, and 689 will be closed to all public use through the year 2021. The McKenzie River Trail and associated trailheads will remain open.

Forest Road 690

CLOSED

Forest Road 730

CLOSED

Wapati Road (Forest Service Road 1993)

CLOSED at milepost 31.6

Road closed at milepost 31.6, about 3 miles from the junction with FS Road 2638 due to a landslide. Proposed date for repair is undetermined at this time.

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Middle Fork Ranger District

Phone:541-782-2283 | Email

ODOT Highway 58 road camera at Salt Creek Tunnel (Looking East)

ODOT Highway 58 road camera at Salt Creek Tunnel (Looking West)

ODOT Highway 58 road camera at Willamette Pass (Looking East)

ODOT Highway 58 road camera at Willamette Pass (Looking West)

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Forest Service Road (FSR) 1800010-015, 1800103, 1800381, 1800405- 408, 1800418, 1800419, 1800432

FSR 1806 and all connected roads (until its intersection with FSR 1806-441)

FSR 1817 and all connected roads

1817408, 410-415, 417, 418-420, 424,425, 427,432, 438, 450, 452.

FSR 1818 and all connected roads

FSR 1825217-219, 1825240, 1825242, 1825250, 1825252, 1825258, 1825260, 1825262, 1825264, 1825266, 1825268, 1825270

FSR 1828 and all connected roads

FSR 1830 and all connected roads

CLOSED 5/15/2018: Roads are closed due to impacts from the Jones fire...information

Forest Service Road 1800-410

IMPASSABLE at milepost 1 for large vehicles or vehicles with trailers

A full slope failure caused by a deteriorating culvert outlet at approximately milepost 1 prevents any vehicle with a trailer or any large vehicle such as a bus from passing. The edge of the failure is still unstable. Use extreme caution and do not stop anywhere near the failure.

Sinker Mountain Road (Forest Service Road 1835)

CLOSED

Road closed between the junctions of 1835-240 and 1835-365 due to a slide in the area....details

Forest Service Road 1912-653

CLOSED

Dead end road closed at junction with 1912-653-701 due to a slide in the area....details

Aufderheide Scenic Byway (Forest Service Road 19)

Expect summer road construction

Between July 1 and August 2, 2018 motorists should expect road closures Monday through Thursdays and up to 60-minute delays Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays...details

Road is not maintained for snow and ice. Sections may not be passable in the winter. Call 541-782-2283 for conditions from Hwy 58.

Forest Service Road 1926, 1927, and 1928

Increased commercial traffic, possible delays

10/03/2017: Expect an increase in log truck traffic and possible delays.

See map of roads under construction

Forest Service Road 1928-190

Forest Service Road 2404

Forest Service Road 2404-212

CLOSED

Roads temporarily closed as part of a thinning/prescribed fire project...details

Dead Mt. Road (Forest Service Road 1928-210)

EXPECT DELAYS

Expect delays up to 60 minutes.

Rigdon Road (Forest Service Road 21)

Forest Service Road 2100-270

Forest Service Road 2133

Forest Service Road 2134

Expect CLOSURES and DELAYS and increased commercial traffic

Expect road closures on road 2100-270 delays on the first four miles of Road 2134 and the first .25 mile of road 2133.

10/04/2017: There will be an increase in log truck traffic due to an active timber project.

See map of roads under construction

Forest Service Road 2117

CLOSED

Road failure. Proposed date for repair is undetermined at this time.

Forest Service Road 5850 (Patterson Mountain Road) CLOSED

4/6/2018: Road closed from intersection with Highway 58 and Forest Service Road 5850-523. This closure is to fall hazard trees that occurred during the Deception Fire in 2014 for public safety and an awarded timber sale contract. Forest Order 06-18-10-18-07

Forest Service Road 5847 (Kreuger Road) CLOSED

4/6/2018: Road closed from intersection with Highway 58 and Township 20S, Range 2E, section 8. This closure is to fall hazard trees that occurred during the Deception Fire in 2014 for public safety and an awarded timber sale contract. Forest Order 06-18-10-18-07

Forest Service Road 5871

CLOSED at milepost 1.5

Road failure at milepost 1.5

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