Alerts & Notices

Medicine Bow-Routt NFs and Thunder Basin NG Forest Orders

Click on the links in the table below to view current Forest orders issued by the Medicine Bow-Routt National Forests and Thunder Basin National Grassland.

Check this page, MBRTB Closures/Delayed Openings, for road/area closures and delayed openings that may correspond to the special orders below.

Special Order
Description
Effective Date
Termination Date
2018-259 Area Closure - Ryan Fire area, Parks & BCH Districts    *See Map* 09/17/2018 until rescinded
2018-250 Area Restriction - Brush Creek/Hayden District, Recreation Sites along Hwy 130    *See Map* 09/07/2018 09/30/2018
2018-227 Stage 1 Fire Restrictions - Sierra Madre Range, Brush Creek/Hayden District,    *See Map* 08/15/2018 09/30/2018
2018-218 Occupancy/Use Restrictions - Laramie Ranger District: Camping, parking, area adjacent NFSR 540,    *See Map* 08/06/2018 until rescinded
2018-202 Area Closure - Silver Creek Fire area,    *See Map* 09/14/2018 until rescinded
2018-177 Stage 1 Fire Restrictions - Routt National Forest,    *See Map* 06/29/2018 09/30/2018
2018-141 Road and Area Closure - Laramie Ranger District: NFSR 553, Muddy Park and NFSR 588, Lake Creek,    *See Map* 05/21/2018 07/01/2019
2018-136 Area Restriction - Laramie Ranger District: NFSR 700 Dispersed Camping,    *See Map* 05/16/2018 05/15/2023
2018-082 Occupancy/Use Closure - Brush Creek/Hayden District: N Snowy Range Deer and Elk Winter Range,  *See Map* 03/23/2018 03/31/2023
2018-012 Occupancy/Use Closure -  Pole Mountain Deer and Elk Winter Range,  *See Map* 01/18/2018 05/25/2022
2018-008 Road and Area Closure - Yampa Ranger District; Crosho Lake and NFSRs 930.2b, 930.2c, 930.2d  *See Map* 01/08/2018 10/30/2018
2017-325 Occupancy/Use Restrictions - Hahns Peak/Bears Ears Ranger District; Spring Creek Elk Winter Range,    *See Map* 11/21/2017 12/01/2022
2017-269 Road and Area Closure - Laramie Ranger District: NFSR 586,    *See Map* 09/26/2017 11/15/2018
2017-170 Occupancy/Use Restrictions - Hahns Peak/Bears Ears Ranger District; Buffalo Pass Trails,    *See Map* 06/19/2017 06/18/2022
2017-135 Occupancy/Use Restrictions - Hahns Peak/Bears Ears Ranger District; Buffalo Pass Elk Habitat Seasonal Closure,    *See Map* 05/15/2017 05/14/2022
2017-088 Occupancy/Use Restrictions -  Pole Mountain Unit,  *See Map* 04/01/2017 03/31/2022
2017-054 Occupancy/Use - Laramie Ranger District, Southeast Snowy Range Crucial Range    *See Map* 02/23/2017 02/22/2022
2016-258
Winter Travel Management - Buffalo Pass/Rabbit Ears, Routt National Forest   *See Two-Page Maps (large file)*
09/14/2016 05/01/2019
2016-217 Roads and Trail Closure - Medicine Bow-Routt National Forest Cave Access     08/01/2016 07/31/2019
2016-211
Occupancy and Fire Restrictions - Medicine Bow National Forest Snowy Range Scenic Byway    *See Map*
07/29/2016 12/31/2019
2015-119 Off Road Vehicle Restrictions -  Medicine Bow National Forest, Wyoming 04/29/2015 04/15/2020
2014-30 01/30/2014 12/31/2018
2014-12 Travel Management - Routt National Forest; Parks Ranger District 05/30/2014 06/01/2019
2014-11 Occupancy/Use - Hahn's Peak/Bears Ears and Parks Ranger Districts; Campground Reservation System 05/30/2014 06/01/2019
2014-10 Occupancy/Use - Hahn's Peak/Bears Ears and Parks Ranger Districts; Campground Reservation System 05/30/2014 06/01/2019
2014-09 Occupancy and Use - Hahn's Peak/Bears Ears Ranger District; Fish Creek Falls Recreation Area 05/30/2014 06/01/2019
2014-08 Occupancy/Use - Yampa Ranger Districts  *See Map* 05/30/2014 06/01/2019
2014-07 Occupancy/Use - Parks and Yampa Ranger Districts  *See Map* 05/30/2014 06/01/2019
2014-06 05/30/2014 06/01/2019
2014-05 05/30/2014 06/01/2019
2014-04 Occupancy/Use - Hahns Peak/Bears Ears Ranger District; Steamboat Ski Area  *See Map* 05/30/2014 06/01/2019
2014-03 Travel Management - Routt National Forest Trail Restrictions 05/30/2014 06/01/2019
2014-02 05/30/2014 06/01/2019
2013-32 Winter Travel Management - Laramie, Brush Creek/Hayden and Douglas Ranger Districts  10/01/2013 10/01/2018
2013-29 09/05/2013 until rescinded
2008-53
Temporary Trails Closure - Willow Creek/Snyder Creek Trails, *See Map*
08/29/2008
until rescinded
2008-52
Temporary Area Closure - Teller City Historic Site, *See Map*
08/29/2008
until rescinded
2008-51
Temporary Trail Closure - Grizzly Helena Trail, *See Map*
08/29/2008
until rescinded
2008-14
04/18/2008
until rescinded

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