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Coconino NF to close high-risk areas due to fire danger

FLAGSTAFF, Ariz., May 18, 2018 – Coconino National Forest will temporarily close six large areas to public access beginning Wednesday (May 23) at 8 a.m. due to fire danger and for public safety. Areas outside of the closures will remain in Stage 2 Fire Restrictions. Of these areas, four are located...

Kaibab National Forest to implement additional fire restrictions across Williams and Tusayan Ranger Districts starting this Friday

Kaibab National Forest to implement additional fire restrictions across Williams and Tusayan Ranger Districts starting this Friday Williams, Ariz., May 2, 2018 - The Kaibab National Forest will implement additional fire restrictions, also known as Stage II fire restrictions, across the entire Willi...

Dog Camping Checklist

Camping is more fun if it’s furry - that is, if you bring your dog along! Dogs love the great outdoors just as much as you do, maybe even more, so why not bring them along on a camping trip? You don’t want to forget anything essential, so we’ve created a checklist for all of our favorite dog camping...

Kaibab National Forest to implement fire restrictions across Williams and Tusayan Ranger Districts starting this Friday

Williams, Ariz., April 23, 2018 — The Kaibab National Forest will implement campfire and smoking restrictions, also known as Stage I fire restrictions, across the entire Williams and Tusayan Ranger Districts beginning at 8 a.m. this Friday. Due to different weather and fuel conditions, the North Kai...

Coconino NF to implement Stage 1 fire restrictions across entire forest beginning Friday

FLAGSTAFF, Ariz., April 23, 2018 — In an effort to protect public health by reducing the number of preventable human-caused wildfires, Stage 1 campfire and smoking restrictions will be implemented across the entire Coconino National Forest starting Friday (April 27) at 8 a.m. Under Stage 1 restrict...

Coconino NF to publish revised Motor Vehicle Use Maps

Free electronic maps available for download FLAGSTAFF, Ariz., April 6, 2018 — The Coconino National Forest will be issuing a revised, free Motor Vehicle Use Map on April 15 that shows all of the roads, trails and areas open to motor vehicle use on the Forest. The Motor Vehicle Use Map is re-issued...

Red Rock Ranger District begins Soldier Pass vehicle permit

SEDONA, Ariz., March 16, 2018 — People wanting to drive off-road vehicles in the red rocks of Sedona will be able to get a permit for motorized use of Soldier Pass road when the web-based permit system goes live on April 2. and the permits go into effect April 5. A total of 12 personally-owned vehi...

Car Camping 101

Car camping—or camping next to your car at a developed campground—is an easy way to enjoy the outdoors without a whole lot of pre-planning. Car camping allows you to haul your favorite creature comforts—coolers, lawn chairs, lanterns, board games, fishing poles, toys, etc., and pitch your tent right...

Notice of Temporary Closure of Public Lands in Maricopa County, AZ

Arizona BLM has issued notice that a temporary closure will be in effect on public lands administered by the Bureau of Land Management (BLM), Hassayampa Field Office, during the Vulture Mine Off-Road Challenge official permitted off-highway vehicle (OHV) race events. These closures will be in effec...

Wilderness Evaluation Map Available for Public Review, Comments

PHOENIX, January 19, 2018—For Immediate Release. A draft evaluation map that shows ranked parcels of Tonto National Forest lands based on their level of wilderness characteristics is available for public review and comments. Comments on the draft evaluation map will be most useful if received by Fe...


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