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Popular Recreation Activities

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


Smoke Information

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Links to some excellent websites for smoke information.

EPA AirNow

EPA Fire Tools

California Air Resources Board


Feather River Ranger District Collaborative

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The Feather River Ranger District has formed a new collaborative in an effort to provide a venue and opportunity for any interested or concerned citizen or stakeholder to be involved in the active and adaptive management of lands on the Feather River Ranger District.

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Minerva 5 salvage harvesting area temporarily closed for public safety

Minerva 5 Fire Salvage Closure Map

The area, roads and trails within the Minerva 5 Fire Salvage Project south of Quincy, CA, will be temporarily closed. Review the Forest Order No. ...

Bear-safe food lockers installed at Little Grass Valley Reservoir campgrounds

Black Bear Walker Mine

Bear-safe food lockers are being installed at Little Beaver (loops A&B), Red Feather and Running Deer Campgrounds.


Intermittent Closures on Caribou Road Through Mid-August, then Complete Closure

Caribou Road Washout

Pacific Gas and Electric Company reports that due to a road repair project on Caribou Road in the Plumas National Forest.

Forest Service & Boy Scouts clean pioneer cemetery

Boy Scouts clean Pioneer Cemetery

The old Seneca Cemetery received a facelift courtesy of Plumas National Forest (PNF) employees and Boy Scout Troop 130 of Quincy, CA. 

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Interactive Visitor Map: Plumas National Forest

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InciWeb - Incident Information System


Current Woodcutting Conditions Phone Number

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