Alerts & Notices

Public Notices

Closure Order #09-12-21-02 - Tower Ridge Road Parking

Camping and parking along Tower Ridge Road is prohibtied to reduce potential safety hazards created by vehicles parked along the narrow roadway and to protect natural resources. 

Firewood Restrictions

There are more than 140 pests and pathogens currently identified that can potentially be moved in firewood. Conserving our Hoosier forests is everyone’s responsibility.  To reduce the spread of these pests and keep forests healthy and resilient, any firewood brought onto National Forest System land must meet one of the following requirements. 

Closure order #09-12-115 - Hickory Ridge Lookout Tower Regulations

Closure order #09-12-115 limits the unsafe and potentially damaging activities on or near the Hickory Ridge Lookout Tower. The following acts or omissions are prohibited within the area of the Hickory Ridge Lookout Tower within the Hoosier National Forest, Brownstown Ranger District.