Temporary state forest road closures

Know before you go! Changing conditions, construction, and safety considerations can lead to the closure of state forest roads

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

Badoura State Forest

Badoura State Forest

Status: Open

Comments:

Contact: 218-732-3309

Updated 10/05/2021

Battleground State Forest

Battleground State Forest

Status: Open

Comments: There are no off-highway vehicle riding opportunities in this forest.

Contact: 218-308-2065

Updated 10/05/2021

Bear Island State Forest

Bear Island State Forest

Status: Open

Comments: FOREST CLOSURE at: T62-R11 East of Kawishiwi Trail T61-R11 East of Kawishiwi river

Contact: 218-300-7800

Updated 10/21/2021

Beltrami Island State Forest

Beltrami Island State Forest

Status: Open

Comments: Main roads are open to OHV use. It has been excessively dry in the area. Trails in general are extremely dusty, dry and in some cases rough.

Contact: 218-386-1304/218-634-2172

Updated 10/04/2021

Individual road information:

Bemis Grade: Gravel has been added to this grade. recent beaver activity as created tunneling under roadbed.

Updated 10/04/2021

Bemis Road: Right of way spraying is taking place toward the middle to the end of July to control brush.

Updated 10/04/2021

Dick's Parkway: Gravel hauling will be taking place this week. Expect some pound outs and sand traps to take place.

Updated 10/04/2021

Elkwood Road: Closed to vehicles over 2000lbs. Recently graveled this road.

Updated 10/04/2021

Mary's Road: Closed to all vehicles over 2000 lbs

Updated 10/04/2021

Moose River West: Construction on this road will be underway this week. Will be laying road fabric and creating lift in lower areas.

Updated 10/04/2021

OHV TRAILS: Most trails are currently open. Some areas maybe wet and not drivable.

Updated 10/04/2021

Big Fork State Forest

Big Fork State Forest

Status: Open

Comments:

Contact: 218-246-8343

Updated 10/14/2021

Birch Lakes State Forest

Birch Lakes State Forest

Status: Open

Comments: State forest roads are open to highway-licensed vehicles. There are no off-highway vehicle riding opportunities in this forest.

Contact: 320-616-2450, ext. 233

Updated 10/21/2021

Blackduck State Forest

Blackduck State Forest

Status: Open

Comments: All Roads are currently open.

Contact: 218-888-7734

Updated 10/05/2021

Bowstring State Forest

Bowstring State Forest

Status: Open

Comments:

Contact: 218-246-8343

Updated 10/14/2021

Buena Vista State Forest

Buena Vista State Forest

Status: Open

Comments:

Contact: 218-888-7734

Updated 10/05/2021

Individual road information:

Buena Vista Forest Road:

Updated 04/28/2021

Fosston Trail:

Updated 04/28/2021

Burntside State Forest

Burntside State Forest

Status: Open

Comments: There are no off-highway vehicle riding opportunities in this forest.

Contact: 218-300-7800

Updated 10/21/2021

Centennial State Forest

Centennial State Forest

Status: Open

Comments: Open

Contact: 218-203-4423

Updated 10/07/2021

Chengwatana State Forest

Chengwatana State Forest

Status: Open

Comments: OPEN

Contact: 320-216-7550/218-460-7020

Updated 10/21/2021

Cloquet Valley State Forest

Cloquet Valley State Forest

Status: Open

Comments:

Contact: 218-878-5640

Updated 09/03/2021

Crow Wing State Forest

Crow Wing State Forest

Status: Open

Comments: Open

Contact: 218-203-4423

Updated 10/07/2021

D.A.R. State Forest

D.A.R. State Forest

Status: Closed

Comments: There are no off-highway vehicle riding opportunities in this forest.

Contact: 320-216-7550/218-460-7020

Updated 10/21/2021

Emily State Forest

Emily State Forest

Status: Open

Comments: Open

Contact: 218-203-4423

Updated 10/07/2021

Finland State Forest

Finland State Forest

Status: Open

Comments:

Contact: 218-353-8844

Updated 10/14/2021

Fond du Lac State Forest

Fond du Lac State Forest

Status: Open

Comments:

Contact: 218-878-8640

Updated 09/03/2021

Foot Hills State Forest

Foot Hills State Forest

Status: Open

Comments: Open

Contact: 218-947-3232

Updated 10/07/2021

General C. C. Andrews State Forest

General C. C. Andrews State Forest

Status: Open

Comments: OPEN.

Contact: 320-216-7550/218-460-7020

Updated 10/21/2021

George Washington State Forest

George Washington State Forest

Status: Open

Comments: State forest roads are open.

Contact: 218-743-3694

Updated 10/25/2021

Individual road information:

Cameron Lake Road: Active logging and hauling on the road. USE CAUTION!

Updated 10/08/2021

Golden Anniversary State Forest

Golden Anniversary State Forest

Status: Open

Comments: There are no off-highway vehicle riding opportunities in this forest.

Contact: 218-246-8343

Updated 10/14/2021

Grand Portage State Forest

Grand Portage State Forest

Status: Open

Comments:

Contact: 218-353-8844

Updated 10/14/2021

Hill River State Forest

Hill River State Forest

Status: Open

Comments: Most forest roads open to OHV traffic.

Contact: 218-429-3012

Updated 10/25/2021

Individual road information:

Quadna Road: Closed

Updated 10/25/2021

Huntersville State Forest

Huntersville State Forest

Status: Open

Comments:

Contact: 218-732-3309

Updated 10/05/2021

Insula Lake State Forest

Insula Lake State Forest

Status: Closed

Comments: There are no off-highway vehicle riding opportunities in this forest.

Contact:

Updated 10/21/2021

Kabetogama State Forest

Kabetogama State Forest

Status: Open

Comments: Caution logging and trucking active

Contact: 218-757-3274

Updated 10/21/2021

Individual road information:

East Camp 90 Road: 3 mile gate closed, restricted to traffic under 2000 lb GVW. Starting 3/8/21

Updated 03/04/2021

Koochiching State Forest

Koochiching State Forest

Status: Open

Comments:

Contact: 218-888-9050

Updated 10/14/2021

Individual road information:

Rifle Range Road: Closed to vehicles over 2000 pounds Gross Vehicle Weight.

Updated 10/12/2021

Van Lynn Road: Closed to vehicles over 2000 pounds Gross Vehicle Weight.

Updated 10/12/2021

Wisner Road: Open to vehicles under 4,000 pounds per axle.

Updated 10/12/2021

Lake Isabella State Forest

Lake Isabella State Forest

Status: Closed

Comments: There are no off-highway vehicle riding opportunities in this forest.

Contact:

Updated 10/21/2021

Lake Jeanette State Forest

Lake Jeanette State Forest

Status: Closed

Comments: There are no off-highway vehicle riding opportunities in this forest.

Contact:

Updated 10/21/2021

Lake of the Woods State Forest

Lake of the Woods State Forest

Status: Open

Comments: Main roads are open to OHV use.

Contact: 218-634-2172

Updated 10/05/2021

Land O' Lakes State Forest

Land O' Lakes State Forest

Status: Open

Comments: Open

Contact: 218-203-4423

Updated 10/07/2021

Lost River State Forest

Lost River State Forest

Status: Open

Comments: All roads currently open. Timber sale activity and hauling is taking place.

Contact: 218-386-1304

Updated 10/04/2021

Lyons State Forest

Lyons State Forest

Status: Open

Comments:

Contact: 218-732-3309

Updated 10/18/2021

Mississippi Headwaters State Forest

Mississippi Headwaters State Forest

Status: Open

Comments:

Contact: 218-888-7734

Updated 10/05/2021

Nemadji State Forest

Nemadji State Forest

Status: Open

Comments: OPEN Logging activity on the Erickson/Upper Willow road and the continental divide trail

Contact: 320-216-7550/218-460-7020

Updated 10/21/2021

Northwest Angle State Forest

Northwest Angle State Forest

Status: Open

Comments: There are no Off-highway vehicle riding opportunities in this forest. Red Lake tribal lands are always closed to non-band members.

Contact: 218-386-1304

Updated 10/04/2021

Pat Bayle State Forest

Pat Bayle State Forest

Status: Open

Comments:

Contact: 218-353-8844

Updated 10/14/2021

Paul Bunyan State Forest

Paul Bunyan State Forest

Status: Open

Comments: Trucking through Martineau Trail parking area from the west. Trail remains open, proceed with caution.

Contact: 218-732-3309

Updated 10/18/2021

Pillsbury State Forest

Pillsbury State Forest

Status: Open

Comments: Open There are no off-highway vehicle riding opportunities in this forest.

Contact: 218-203-4423

Updated 10/07/2021

Pine Island State Forest

Pine Island State Forest

Status: Open

Comments: Main roads are open to OHV use. However some trails where wetter conditions exist are closed.

Contact: 218-888-9050

Updated 10/14/2021

Individual road information:

Anderson Road: Road Closed

Updated 09/24/2021

Lindford Ditch Grade: Closed to vehicles over 2000 pounds Gross Vehicle Weight.

Updated 10/12/2021

Mannilas Summer Road: Closed to all OHVs and vehicles over 2,000 lbs. GVW.

Updated 10/12/2021

Promersberger Road: Open

Updated 10/12/2021

Twomey Road: Open to vehicles under 4,000 pounds per axle.

Updated 10/12/2021

Red Lake State Forest

Red Lake State Forest

Status: Open

Comments:

Contact: 218-888-7734

Updated 10/05/2021

Remer State Forest

Remer State Forest

Status: Open

Comments: There are no off-highway vehicle riding opportunities in this forest.

Contact: 218-203-4423

Updated 10/05/2021

Richard J. Dorer Memorial Hardwood Forest

Richard J. Dorer Memorial Hardwood Forest

Status: Open

Comments: Open with exceptions

Contact: 507-522-5068

Updated 10/25/2021

Rum River State Forest

Rum River State Forest

Status: Open

Comments: State forest roads are OPEN. This includes Apple Street, Arctic Trail, Rum River Road and spur roads, Esker Trail, Dose Road, and East Line Road.

Contact: 320-679-3683

Updated 10/21/2021

Sand Dunes State Forest

Sand Dunes State Forest

Status: Open

Comments: State forest roads are open. There are no off-highway vehicle riding opportunities in this forest.

Contact: 763-856-4826

Updated 10/21/2021

Savanna State Forest

Savanna State Forest

Status: Open

Comments: Most forests are open to OHV traffic.

Contact: 218-429-3012

Updated 10/25/2021

Smokey Bear State Forest

Smokey Bear State Forest

Status: Closed

Comments: There are no off-highway vehicle riding opportunities in this forest.

Contact: 218-278-6651

Updated 10/05/2021

Smoky Hills State Forest

Smoky Hills State Forest

Status: Open

Comments:

Contact: 218-732-3309

Updated 10/18/2021

Snake River State Forest

Snake River State Forest

Status: Open

Comments: OPEN

Contact: 320-679-3683/218-460-7020

Updated 10/21/2021

Solana State Forest

Solana State Forest

Status: Open

Comments: Most forest roads open to OHV traffic.

Contact: 218-429-3012

Updated 10/25/2021

St. Croix State Forest

St. Croix State Forest

Status: Open

Comments: OPEN

Contact: 320-216-7550/218-460-7020

Updated 10/21/2021

Sturgeon River State Forest

Sturgeon River State Forest

Status: Open

Comments: State forest roads are open

Contact: 218-274-7043

Updated 10/25/2021

Two Inlets State Forest

Two Inlets State Forest

Status: Open

Comments:

Contact: 218-732-3309

Updated 10/05/2021

Waukenabo State Forest

Waukenabo State Forest

Status: Open

Comments: Most forest roads open to OHV traffic.

Contact: 218-429-3012

Updated 10/25/2021

Wealthwood State Forest

Wealthwood State Forest

Status: Open

Comments:

Contact: 218-429-3012

Updated 10/25/2021

Welsh Lake State Forest

Welsh Lake State Forest

Status: Closed

Comments: There are no off-highway vehicle riding opportunities in this forest.

Contact: 218-308-2065

Updated 10/05/2021

White Earth State Forest

White Earth State Forest

Status: Open

Comments:

Contact: 218-888-7734

Updated 10/05/2021

Whiteface River State Forest

Whiteface River State Forest

Status: Closed

Comments: There are no off-highway vehicle riding opportunities in this forest.

Contact: 218-879-0880 x 222

Updated 10/05/2021