Temporary state forest road closures

For information on roads and trails on county land, please contact the appropriate county.

State forestCommentsRoad/Trail ExceptionsContact #Updated

(Thursdays after 2 p.m.)

Badoura State ForestState forest roads are open.218-732-330911/15/2019
Battleground State ForestThere are no off-highway vehicle riding opportunities in this forest.218-308-206511/15/2019
Bear Island State ForestState forest roads are open.218-300-780011/27/2019
Beltrami Island State ForestContinued Heavy late September and October Rains have caused flood related issues on many of the roads and trails in Beltrami Island State Forest. There is water/ice on the shoulders and in some cases over the roads in several areas. Repairs have been conducted on many of the major roads. Cold temps have frozen many of secondary roads and trails. Snowplowing is scheduled for the Bemis, Thompson, Parkway, Winner, Butterfield, and Roosevelt roads. Other roads maybe plowed for access to logging sites. With recent snowpack and rain-corners are slippery. Drive with Caution.218-386-1304/218-634-217211/25/2019
Aichele Road
Heavy construction traffic through the first week of deer season.
11/25/2019
Blacks-Winner
From Root Road to NE for approximately 2 miles repairs have been made to make road passable through low areas. Use caution. Water/ice on the road shoulders.
11/25/2019
Carp's (West/East)
Closed from Carp's Pit recreational area to the Krull Forest Road. Due to large water-filled holes in the road.
11/25/2019
Hiwood Road East
Heavily rutted on the far east end.
11/25/2019
Manwhiler Road
Closed
11/25/2019
Big Fork State ForestState forest roads are open.218-246-834311/27/2019
Birch Lakes State ForestState forest roads are closed to highway-licensed vehicles. There are no off-highway vehicle riding opportunities in this forest.320-616-2450, ext. 23312/05/2019
Blackduck State Forest218-835-316511/15/2019
Bowstring State ForestState Forest Roads and Minimum Maintenance Forest Roads are open.218-246-834311/27/2019
Buena Vista State ForestState forest roads are open.218-835-316511/15/2019
Burntside State ForestThere are no off-highway vehicle riding opportunities in this forest.218-300-780011/27/2019
Centennial State ForestState forest roads are open.218-203-442312/06/2019
Chengwatana State ForestState forest roads are open. The area received 10 to 20 inches of snow this past two weeks. Roads might be impassable.320-245-6789/218-460-702012/05/2019
Cloquet Valley State ForestState forest roads are open.218-878-564012/04/2019
Crow Wing State ForestState forest roads are open.218-203-442312/06/2019
D.A.R. State ForestThere are no off-highway vehicle riding opportunities in this forest.320-245-6789/218-460-702012/05/2019
Emily State ForestState forest roads are open.218-203-442312/06/2019
Finland State ForestState forest roads are open.218-353-884412/06/2019
Fond du Lac State ForestState forest roads are open.218-878-864012/04/2019
Spirit Lake Road
Closed-Road is impassable and gates are locked.
12/04/2019
Foot Hills State ForestOpen218-947-323212/06/2019
General C. C. Andrews State ForestState forest roads are open. The area received 10 to 20 inches of snow this past two weeks. Roads might be impassable.320-245-6789/218-460-702012/05/2019
George Washington State Forest218-743-369411/27/2019
Golden Anniversary State ForestThere are no off-highway vehicle riding opportunities in this forest.218-246-834311/27/2019
Grand Portage State Forest218-353-884412/06/2019
Hill River State Forest218-429-301212/02/2019
Huntersville State ForestState forest roads are open.218-732-330911/15/2019
Insula Lake State ForestThere are no off-highway vehicle riding opportunities in this forest.11/27/2019
Kabetogama State ForestState forest roads are open.218-757-327411/27/2019
Koochiching State ForestRoads may be impassible due to snow cover.218-278-6651/218/254-798912/05/2019
Finn Extension
Closed to all OHVs and vehicles over 2,000 lbs. GVW.
12/05/2019
Mile Post Six Road
Closed to all OHVs and vehicles over 2,000 lbs. GVW.
12/05/2019
Rifle Range Road
Closed to all OHVs and vehicles over 2,000 lbs. GVW.
12/05/2019
River Road
Closed to all OHVs and vehicles over 2,000 lbs. GVW.
12/05/2019
Lake Isabella State ForestThere are no off-highway vehicle riding opportunities in this forest.11/27/2019
Lake Jeanette State ForestThere are no off-highway vehicle riding opportunities in this forest.11/27/2019
Lake of the Woods State Forest218-634-217211/15/2019
Land O' Lakes State Forest218-947-323212/06/2019
Lost River State ForestAll roads are currently open. Logging activity is ongoing in the area. Expect semi-truck traffic218-386-130411/21/2019
Lyons State ForestState forest roads are open.218-732-330911/15/2019
Mississippi Headwaters State ForestState forest roads are open.218-835-316511/15/2019
Nemadji State ForestHarlis is now open. State forest roads are open. The area received 10 to 20 inches of snow this past two weeks. Roads might be impassable. Park road special event is cancelled.320-245-6789/218-460-702012/05/2019
Northwest Angle State ForestThere are no Off-highway vehicle riding opportunities in this forest. Red Lake tribal lands are always closed to non-band members.218-386-130411/21/2019
Pat Bayle State Forest218-353-884412/06/2019
Paul Bunyan State ForestState forest roads are open.218-835-316511/15/2019
Pillsbury State ForestThere are no off-highway vehicle riding opportunities in this forest.218-203-442312/06/2019
Pine Island State ForestRoads may be impassible due to snow cover.218-278-665112/05/2019
Anderson Road
Road Closed
11/07/2019
Lindford Ditch Grade
Closed to all OHVs and vehicles over 2,000 lbs. GVW.
12/05/2019
Little Tamarack Rd
Road closed due to wet conditions.
11/07/2019
Lucky 13 Road
Closed to all OHVs and vehicles over 2,000 lbs. GVW.
12/05/2019
Mannilas Summer Road
Closed to all OHVs and vehicles over 2,000 lbs. GVW.
12/05/2019
West Pine Island Road
Open - Drive with caution, there are several bad spots on the road near the Rice Paddy's and where the Power line crosses the road.
12/05/2019
Red Lake State ForestState forest roads are open.218-835-316511/15/2019
Remer State ForestThere are no off-highway vehicle riding opportunities in this forest.218-203-442311/15/2019
Richard J. Dorer Memorial Hardwood Forest507-522-506812/05/2019
Rum River State ForestState forest roads are open.320-679-368312/05/2019
Sand Dunes State ForestThere are no off-highway vehicle riding opportunities in this forest.763-856-482612/05/2019
Savanna State Forest218-429-301212/02/2019
Smokey Bear State ForestThere are no off-highway vehicle riding opportunities in this forest.218-278-665112/05/2019
Smoky Hills State ForestState forest roads are open.218-732-330911/15/2019
Snake River State Forest320-679-3683/218-460-702012/05/2019
Solana State Forest218-429-301212/02/2019
St. Croix State ForestState forest roads are open. The area received 10 to 20 inches of snow this past two weeks. Roads might be impassable.320-245-6789/218-460-702012/05/2019
Sturgeon River State Forest218-274-704311/27/2019
French Road
East 1/2 CLOSED.
11/27/2019
Two Inlets State Forest218-732-330911/15/2019
Waukenabo State Forest218-429-301212/02/2019
Wealthwood State Forest218-429-301212/02/2019
Welsh Lake State ForestThere are no off-highway vehicle riding opportunities in this forest.218-308-206511/15/2019
White Earth State Forest218-835-316511/15/2019
Whiteface River State ForestThere are no off-highway vehicle riding opportunities in this forest.218-879-0880 x 22211/15/2019