Forest Truck Trail and Road Closures

Forest and road closures change frequently depending on the fire hazard level, weather, and various other unforeseen elements. This page is updated as changes occur. Weekend updates will be posted the Friday before. For other condition information, or questions regarding reopening expectations, Please contact the proper Ranger District.

 

Weekend and Weekday Closure of Ortega Highway.  This will limit access to certain areas of the Trabuco Ranger District.  For more information, please click the Cal Trans link.

https://sr-74-ortega-highway-widening.constantcontactsites.com/

 

 

Road/Trail Name District/County Status Comments
Bedford Road (4S03) Trabuco/Riverside County Closed Closed until  further notice.
Black Mountain Road (11S04) Palomar Ranger District Closed Subject to closure based on wet weather or fire danger.
       
Black Star  Trabuco Ranger District Open Open for hiking and biking only.
Cedar Spur Road (13S11) Palomar Ranger District Closed

High Clearance Recommended.  

Subject to closure based on wet weather or fire danger.

Currently closed due to construction. 

Deer Park Road (14S04) Descanso/San Diego County Closed Closed due to unsafe road conditions  map
Fred Canyon Road (16S08) Descanso/San Diego County Closed Subject to closure based on wet weather or fire danger
Harding Truck Trail (5S08) Trabuco/Orange County

Closed

Open for hiking and biking only.
Highpoint Road (8S05) Palomar Ranger District Open Subject to closure based on wet weather or fire danger. 
Indian Truck Trail (5S01) Trabuco/Riverside County Closed Subject to closure based on wet weather or fire danger.
Kitchen Creek Road (15S17) Descanso/San Diego County

Upper Open

Middle CLOSED

Lower Closed

 

 

Upper section permanently closed 3 miles south Sunrise Highway.

Middle section Permanently Closed

Lower section permanently closed 5 miles north of Interstate 8.

Both upper and lower sections are subject to closure based on wet weather or fire danger.

La Posta Road (15S05) Descanso/San Diego County Closed Subject to closure based on wet weather or fire danger
Lusardi Truck Trail (11S03) Palomar Ranger District Closed Subject to closure based on wet weather or fire danger. 
Maple Springs Road (5S04) Trabuco/Orange County Open  Subject to closure based on wet weather or fire danger.
Miners Road (15S21) Descanso Ranger District Closed Subject to closure based on wet weather or fire danger. 
North Main Divide (3S04) Trabuco Ranger District Open

Subject to closure based on wet weather or fire danger.

Orosco Ridge Road (12S02) Palomar Ranger District Open

Subject to closure based on wet weather or fire danger. Road has damage after recent storms.

Palomar Divide Road (9S07) Palomar Ranger District Open Subject to closure based on wet weather or fire danger. 
Pine Creek Road (14S05) Descanso/San Diego County

Lower Open

Upper Open

Subject to closure based on wet weather or fire danger. 
Pine Mountain Road (14S02) Descanso/San Diego County Closed Closed due to unsafe road conditions
Sheephead Mountain Road (15S18) Descanso/San Diego County Open Subject to closure based on wet weather or fire danger
Skye Valley Rd. (17S06)
 
***Located within Corral Canyon OHV Area***
Descanso/San Diego County Open

Subject to closure based on wet weather or fire danger.

Skyline  Trabuco Ranger District Open Open for hiking and biking only.
South Main Divide (6S07) Trabuco Ranger District Open

Access will be limited due to weekend Cal Trans Closures.  See link for more info.

https://sr-74-ortega-highway-widening.constantcontactsites.com/

Thing Valley (15S08) Descanso/San Diego County Open Subject to closure based on wet weather or fire danger
Trabuco Canyon Road (6S13) Trabuco Ranger District 

Closed

Subject to closure based on wet weather or fire danger.
Upper Santa Ysabel East (12S07) Palomar/San Diego County Closed Subject to closure based on wet weather or fire danger. 
Upper Santa Ysabel West (12S07) Palomar/San Diego County Closed Subject to closure based on wet weather or fire danger. Road has damage after recent storms.
Westside Truck Trail (13S10) Palomar/San Diego County Closed No motorized vehicle access
Wildomar Road/Cleveland Forest Road (7S04) Trabuco Ranger District  Open Subject to closure based on wet weather or fire danger.
Wooded Hill Rd (15S10) Descanso/San Diego County Open Subject to closure based on wet weather or fire danger.
OHV Trail District/County Status Comments
Bear Valley OHV Descanso/San Diego County Open

Subject to closure based on wet weather or fire danger.

When closed, area still accessible to vehicles less than 53 inches wide.

Descanso/San Diego County

Open

Subject to closure based on wet weather or fire danger. 

When closed, area still accessible to vehicles less than 53 inches wide.

Wildomar OHV Trabuco Ranger District Open Subject to closure based on wet weather or fire danger.

 

California Highway and Traffic Conditions