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Current Fire information

Christmas Tree Permits

Popular Recreation Activities

Hiking Camping ClimbingMotorized boatingOHV Riding and Camping Fishing Hunting

Visit our recreation page to learn more about recreation opportunities across our forest!


Prescribed Fire

Firefighter working with a drip torch on the Harris Prescribed Fire October 12, 2018

Planned fires now reduce the threat of unplanned fires later, help provide community protection and improve forest health.

Post-Fire BAER Burned Area Emergency Response

Soil Scientist on BAER Team examines soil in area burned by the Delta Fire

The Shasta -Trinity National Forest is working with the USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service, Bureau of Land Management, local counties, California Department of Transportation, and other federal, state and local agencies to assess potential post-fire impacts to watersheds burned from the Hirz and Delta Fires.  A Burned Area Emergency Response (BAER) team has assembled and will begin work on an assessment. 


Christmas Tree Permits

It's time to purchase your Christmas tree permit! We recommend buying them early to avoid long lines.

Forest Service Jobs

Click the above link to learn about employment opportunities on our forest.