Alerts & Notices

Forest Orders

Title 36 of the Code of Federal Regulation 261.50 (a) gives each Forest Supervisor the authority to issue orders which close or restrict use of the of described areas within the area over which she has jurisdiction. An order may close an area to entry or may restrict the use of an area by applying any or all of the prohibitions authorized in Title 36, Part 261, Subpart B, of the Code of Federal Regulations.

Regional and Forest Orders:

Order #

Title

Date

District(s)

06-03-05-18-06

Camping Closure near Pole Patch

08/01/2018

Cowlitz Valley

06-00-00-18-03

Fireworks, Explosives, and Exploding Targets

06/12/2018

Regional

06-00-00-18-02

Drugs and Alcohol

06/12/2018

Regional

06-00-00-18-01

Traffic Safety

06/12/2018

Regional

06-03-03-17-02

Closure: Forest Road 54

06/22/2017

Mt. Adams

06-00-00-15-001

Aquatic Invasive Species

03/03/2015

Regional

06-03-01-13-01

Prohibition: Coldwater and JRO alcohol and open food in described area

05/29/2013

Mount St. Helens

06-03-03-11-01

Special Area Closure: Fish Ladder

05/27/2011

Mt. Adams

R6-2009-001

Weed Free Hay and Crop Products 

02/10/2009

Regional

06-03-01-08-07

Special Area closure: Mt St Helens Area #2

12/22/2008

Mount St. Helens

GP-07-001

Camping and overnight parking: 42 Road

05/24/2007

Mount St. Helens

R6-2007-01

Weed Free Hay and Crop Products in Wilderness

04/13/2007

Regional

GP-05-003

Camping Stay Limit

07/15/2005

Forest-wide

GP-00-001

Discharging Firearm: Kalama Horse Camp Area

08/11/2000

Mount St. Helens

NVM -99-001

Special Area Closure: Mt Margaret Backcountry

10/19/1999

Mount St. Helens

GP-99-013

Motorboat use restrictions on forest lakes

07/30/1999

Forest-wide

GP-99-016

Prohibition: Camping/Pack Animals in Tatoosh Lakes Basin

06/15/1999

Cowlitz Valley

GP-99-015

Restriction Motor use-Packwood Lake

06/15/1999

Cowlitz Valley

GP-99-013

Special Area Closure: Packwood Lake Island

06/15/1999

Cowlitz Valley

GP-99-012

Special Area Closure: Protect Biological Community

04/13/1999

Forest-wide

GP-99-008

Violate Posted instruction on Trails

04/13/1999

Forest-wide

GP-99-006

Violate Posted Road maintenance signs

04/13/1999

Forest-wide

GP-99-003

Prohibition: Possessing alcoholic beverage by a minor 

04/13/1999

Forest-wide

GP-99-002

Prohibition: Possession of Marijuana 

04/13/1999

Forest-wide

R-95-008

Special Area Closure: Vehicles at Blue Lake & Parking area

06/14/1995

Cowlitz Valley

R-95-007

Special Area closure: Mt. St. Helens- Area #3

06/9/1995

Mount St. Helens 

R-95-006

Special Area Closure: Coldwater Lake

06/9/1995

Mount St Helens 

R-95-005

Special Area Closure: Mt. St. Helens

06/9/1995

Mount St. Helens 

R-94-006

Special Area Closure: Lewis River Horse Camp

08/03/1994

Mount St Helens 

R-94-004

Wilderness Use  Restrictions

05/06/1993

Regional

R-94-003

Prohibition: Shortcutting a trail switchback 

05/06/1993

Forest-wide

R-93-007

Special Area Closure: Wilderness entry without permit

05/06/1993

Forest-wide

R-93-004

Special Area Closure: Mt. St. Helens

05/14/1993

Mount St. Helens 

PNW 92-01

Prohibition: Vehicle use in PNW/Wind River

10/20/1992

Mt. Adams

R-92-06

Restrict Camping & Campfires in Wilderness (139-B)

05/18/1992

Forest-wide

R-90-006

Special Area Closure: Mt. St. Helens-Area #1

04/23/1990

Mount St. Helens 

89-10

Prohibition: Alcoholic beverages In Ape Cave

10/26/1989

Mount St. Helens 

R-89-06

Prohibition: Cats or Dogs in Caves

09/12/1989

Mount St Helens 

RF-2

Requires spark arrestor

06/12/1989

Regional

RF-3

Industrial Fire Precaution Levels

06/12/1989

Regional

R-88-5

Prohibition: Motor vehicles, pack animals, and camping 

11/04/1988

Mount St. Helens 

88-4

Prohibition: Bicycle use on Pacific Crest Trail

08/31/1988

Regional

R-87-03

Prohibition: Camping and campfires

02/06/1987

Mount St. Helens 

R-87-04

Prohibition: Campfires, smoking, firearms in caves

02/06/1987

Mount St. Helens 

R6-86-14

Prohibition: Camping and campfires

08/18/1986

Mount St. Helens