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Popular Recreation Activities

HikingCamping OHV Riding FishingHunting

We have lots more information about recreation opportunities across the forest!

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Would you like more information about the Tree Mortality Epidemic?

Check campground open/closed status.

Special Notice - Sierra NF Developed Recreation Concessionaire Prospectus Site Visit July 5-6, 2017 Questions and Answers.

Information regarding Campgrounds for 2017 Season, Forest Order 05-15-00-17-04 Recreation Site and Road Closure

You can get a campfire permit online!

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Recent News


Forest Plan Revision

R5 Map 3 Forests

The Sierra National Forest is one of three Forests in California revising its Forest Plan using the new Planning Rule. Interested parties are encouraged to learn more and participate. 

Dinkey Landscape Restoration Project/Collaborative

Dinkey Photo

The Dinkey Collaborative is a group of stakeholders representing diverse public interests to implement the federal Collaborative Forest Landscape Restoration Program on the Dinkey Landscape.


Travel Analysis

Logo Travel Management

The Travel Management Rule of 2005 directs the Forest Service to evaluate its general road system. 

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