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 Forest218-732-330906/04/2020
Battleground State ForestThere are no off-highway vehicle riding opportunities in this forest.218-308-206505/18/2020
Bear Island State ForestLogging activity. Use caution.218-300-780007/09/2020
Beltrami Island State ForestRoad restrictions have been lifted as of May 8. Vehicle traffic is allowed on most roads. Expect some soft spot on secondary trails as some areas have not dried out yet this spring.218-386-1304/218-634-217206/17/2020
Blacks-Winner
Watch for high water. From Root Road intersection to the NE for approximately 1 mile the road has had water to the shoulders. The area will be graveled before June 30th.
06/17/2020
Elkwood Road
Closed to Vehicles over 2000 pounds Gross Vehicle Weight.
06/17/2020
Hiwood Road East
Graveling first 1.2 miles from Dicks Parkway.
06/17/2020
Hiwood Road West
Currently graveling first 3.1 miles.
06/17/2020
Mary's Road
Closed to Vehicles over 2000 pounds Gross Vehicle Weight.
06/17/2020
Penturan Church
Spot graveling to occur 6/17/2020.
06/17/2020
River Road
The first 3.9 miles of river road will be graveled by June 30th.
06/17/2020
Snow's Road
Spot graveling will occur before June 30th.
06/17/2020
Stotts Road
Closed to Vehicles over 2000 pounds Gross Vehicle Weight on south end.
06/17/2020
Swamp Buck Trail
Closed to Vehicles over 2000 pounds Gross Vehicle Weight.
06/17/2020
Thompson Road
Road construction planned for portion from east of Bemis Campground to Root Road. Will be completed summer of 2020.
06/17/2020
Big Fork State Forest218-246-834307/09/2020
Birch Lakes State ForestState forest roads are open to highway-licensed vehicles. There are no off-highway vehicle riding opportunities in this forest.320-616-2450, ext. 23307/09/2020
Blackduck State Forest218-835-316505/05/2020
Bowstring State Forest218-246-834307/09/2020
Graves Lake Road
Road recently graveled. Road will be bumpy until new gravel is packed and graded. Use Caution!
07/09/2020
Little Long Lake Road
OPEN to vehicles under 4 tons/axle
07/09/2020
South Bowstring Road
OPEN
07/09/2020
Buena Vista State ForestState forest roads are seasonally closed due to spring conditions.218-835-316505/06/2020
Burntside State ForestThere are no off-highway vehicle riding opportunities in this forest.218-300-780007/09/2020
Centennial State ForestOpen218-203-442307/09/2020
Chengwatana State ForestOPEN South Fork Road is closed till August 15,2020320-216-7550/218-460-702007/09/2020
South Fork Road
CLOSED
07/09/2020
Cloquet Valley State ForestOpen218-878-564007/09/2020
Crow Wing State ForestOpen218-203-442307/09/2020
D.A.R. State ForestThere are no off-highway vehicle riding opportunities in this forest.320-216-7550/218-460-702007/09/2020
Emily State ForestOpen218-203-442307/09/2020
Finland State Forest218-353-884407/09/2020
Fond du Lac State ForestOpen218-878-864007/09/2020
Foot Hills State ForestOpen218-947-323207/09/2020
General C. C. Andrews State ForestOPEN320-216-7550/218-460-702007/09/2020
George Washington State ForestState forest roads are open. Logging activity, use caution.218-743-369407/09/2020
Golden Anniversary State ForestThere are no off-highway vehicle riding opportunities in this forest.218-246-834307/02/2020
Grand Portage State Forest218-353-884407/09/2020
Hill River State Forest218-429-301206/10/2020
Hybrid Aspen Road
Closed
06/10/2020
MMR 1690
ClOSED
06/10/2020
Huntersville State Forest218-732-330906/04/2020
Insula Lake State ForestThere are no off-highway vehicle riding opportunities in this forest.07/09/2020
Kabetogama State ForestLogging activity. Use caution.218-757-327407/09/2020
Koochiching State ForestLogging activity. Use caution.218-278-665107/09/2020
Promersberger Road
Open
07/09/2020
Rifle Range Road
Closed to vehicles over 2000 pounds Gross Vehicle Weight.
07/09/2020
Wisner Road
Open to vehicles under 4,000 pounds per axle.
07/09/2020
Lake Isabella State ForestThere are no off-highway vehicle riding opportunities in this forest.07/09/2020
Lake Jeanette State ForestThere are no off-highway vehicle riding opportunities in this forest.07/09/2020
Lake of the Woods State Forest218-634-217205/18/2020
Land O' Lakes State ForestOpen218-203-442307/09/2020
MMR 1616
Closed
06/12/2020
MMR 1617
Closed
06/12/2020
Lost River State ForestGates are open and vehicle traffic is allowed. Roads have been recently graded.218-386-130406/17/2020
Lyons State Forest218-732-330906/04/2020
Mississippi Headwaters State Forest218-835-316505/18/2020
Nemadji State ForestOPEN320-216-7550/218-460-702007/09/2020
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.218-386-130406/17/2020
Pat Bayle State Forest218-353-884407/09/2020
Paul Bunyan State ForestMMR # 1068, between the east Steamboat and Cass County Line will be closed for logging for the month of June.218-732-330906/04/2020
Pillsbury State ForestPillsbury State Forest is Closed to all off-highway vehicle use. There are no OHV riding opportunities in this forest.218-203-442307/09/2020
Pine Island State Forest218-278-665107/09/2020
Anderson Road
Road Closed
04/27/2020
Fiero Road
07/09/2020
Lindford Ditch Grade
Closed to vehicles over 2000 pounds Gross Vehicle Weight.
07/09/2020
Little Tamarack Rd
Road closed due to wet conditions.
04/18/2020
Mannilas Summer Road
Closed to all OHVs and vehicles over 2,000 lbs. GVW.
07/09/2020
Pine Island Road West
07/09/2020
Toumey-Williams Road
Open to vehicles under 4,000 pounds per axle.
07/09/2020
West Pine Island Road
Open to vehicles under 4,000 pounds per axle.
07/09/2020
Red Lake State ForestSome roads are seasonally closed at this time218-835-316505/05/2020
Remer State ForestThere are no off-highway vehicle riding opportunities in this forest.218-203-442305/18/2020
Richard J. Dorer Memorial Hardwood Forest507-522-506807/09/2020
Rum River State ForestState forest roads are OPEN. This includes Apple Street, Arctic Trail, Rum River Road and spur roads, Esker Trail, Dose Road, and East Line Road.320-679-368307/09/2020
Sand Dunes State ForestState forest roads are open. There are no off-highway vehicle riding opportunities in this forest.763-856-482607/09/2020
Savanna State Forest218-429-301206/10/2020
Two Rivers Road
CLOSED
06/10/2020
Smokey Bear State ForestThis forest will be closing for the spring season on Monday, April 6th. There are no off-highway vehicle riding opportunities in this forest.218-278-665104/03/2020
Smoky Hills State ForestMMR 0425 east of Elbow Lake is closed between North and South Smoky Hills roads due to active timber harvest. Expect closure to last through mid-June.218-732-330906/04/2020
Snake River State Forest320-679-3683/218-460-702007/09/2020
Solana State Forest218-429-301206/10/2020
MMR 0601
Closed
06/10/2020
St. Croix State ForestOPEN320-216-7550/218-460-702007/09/2020
Sturgeon River State ForestState forest roads are open.218-274-704307/02/2020
Two Inlets State Forest218-732-330906/04/2020
Waukenabo State Forest218-429-301206/10/2020
Wealthwood State Forest218-429-301206/10/2020
Welsh Lake State ForestThere are no off-highway vehicle riding opportunities in this forest.218-308-206505/18/2020
White Earth State Forest218-835-316506/04/2020
Buckboard Trail
05/05/2020
Little Scenic Road
Road is closed for spring breakup.
05/05/2020
Whiteface River State ForestThere are no off-highway vehicle riding opportunities in this forest.218-879-0880 x 22205/18/2020