Alerts & Notices

Alerts Archive

November 2018

  • Forest Service Road 17 (West Cowpen) closed
  • FLASH FLOOD WARNING - Cottonwood Patch Campground closed
  • FSR 4, Mulky Gap Rd Vehicle Restrictions – Weight Limit 12 Tons, Length 35 Feet

October 2018

September 2018

  • Forest Service Road 315 (Dicks Creek Gap Road) is Temporarily Closed
  • Georgia Jewel 100 foot race

August 2018

  • PRESCRIBED FIRE (dove fields) - 25 acres 5 miles W of Monticello
  • Lake Conasauga Water System
  • PRESCRIBED FIRE (dove fields) - 10 acres 10 miles NW of Greensboro

July 2018

  • Cohutta Wilderness Closures Lifted
  • High Shoals Creek Falls Trail Closed

June 2018

  • OFFICE CLOSURES - July 12
  • CAMPING CLOSURE for area around Rainbow Family gathering, Lumpkin County
  • EXTREME HAZARD - Wise Creek Canoe launch, FSR 1098 temporarily closed
  • CAUTION Waterfall Dangers

May 2018

  • Flash floods and landslides from heavy rain cause road closures
  • Warning: Bear Creek Road Closure

April 2018

  • PRESCRIBED FIRE - 2189 acres 6 miles NW of Helen
  • PRESCRIBED FIRE - 1161 acres 9 miles NW of Dahlonega

March 2018

  • Georgia Death Race on the Blue Ridge Ranger District March 31 and April 1, 2018
  • Upper Chattahoochee Campground Closed Temporarily
  • PRESCRIBED FIRE - 871 acres 12 mi NW of Calhoun
  • PRESCRIBED FIRE - 1439 acres 25 mi SE of Athens
  • Temporary Road Closures on the Blue Ridge Ranger District
  • Temporary Closure of a Section of the Duncan Ridge Trail
  • #BurnAlerts for Spring season Prescribed Fires

February 2018

  • CALL BEFORE YOU HAUL - ATV and OHV
  • Conasauga Ranger District Seasonal Road Closures

January 2018

  • OFFICE CLOSURES TODAY
  • BEWARE OF FALLING/THIN ICE
  • WINTER WEATHER WARNING! Extreme Cold Weather Predicted This Weekend

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