Explore the Sierra National Forest

With the craggy, snow-capped peaks of the Sierra Nevada as your backdrop, we invite you to come and discover the “Heart of the Sierra.”

Visit the Sierra NF

Be safe when visiting the Sierra National Forest

  • Research weather and road conditions and make sure your vehicle is mechanically ready;
  • Avoid areas with dead standing trees, look up before you choose a trail, park your car, or set your camp, always be aware of your surroundings;
  • Avoid large gatherings and maintain your physical distance while recreating;
  • Let family and friends know your plans, destination and return home, in the event of an unexpected emergency. Remember cell service in the Forest may not be available;
  • Pack out your trash and leave with everything you bring in and use; 
  • Recreate Responsibly!

SNF District Offices have reopened for in-person services

Popular Recreation Activities

HikingCamping OHV Riding FishingHunting