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Popular Recreation Activities

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

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PG&E Power Shutdowns

Pacific Gas & Electric Company Public Safety Power Shutoffs-Your Plumas National Forest visit may be affected. 


Celebrate National Trails Day - June 1

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Join the Plumas National Forest for the annual American Hiking Society’s National Trails Day on Saturday, June 1. 

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Walker Fire Information

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For information about the Walker Fire please go to https://inciweb.nwcg.gov/incident/6568.

Plumas NF Over-snow Vehicle Use

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Those whom have previously submitted written comments about the project may file an objection during the objection period which began 08/21/2019 and runs for 45 days. More …


Chris Carlton has joined the Plumas National

Chris Carlton-New Forest Supervisor

Chris Carlton has joined the Plumas National Forest as the new Forest Supervisor.

Smoke Information

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Links to some excellent websites for smoke information.

EPA AirNow


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Interactive Visitor Map: Plumas National Forest

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Current Woodcutting Conditions Phone Number

Call before you cut!

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