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. Roads may be impassable due to snow cover. Logging activity, use caution.218-300-780001/03/2020
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 in depressional areas and in some cases over the trails and 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.218-386-1304/218-634-217212/18/2019
Aichele Road
Heavy construction traffic through the first week of deer season.
12/18/2019
Blacks-Winner
From Root Road to NE for approximately 2 miles repairs have been made to make road passable through low areas. Use caution. Ice on the road shoulders.
12/18/2019
Carp's (West/East)
Several areas east of the Carps Pit recreation area to the Krull road have Ice pockets on the road.
12/18/2019
Hiwood Road East
Heavily rutted on the far east end.
12/18/2019
Manwhiler Road
Closed
12/18/2019
Big Fork State ForestState forest roads are open.218-246-834312/12/2019
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. 23301/16/2020
Blackduck State Forest218-835-316511/15/2019
Bowstring State ForestState Forest Roads and Minimum Maintenance Forest Roads are open.218-246-834312/12/2019
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.218-300-780001/03/2020
Centennial State ForestState forest roads are open.218-203-442301/10/2020
Chengwatana State ForestState forest roads are open. Roads might be impassable due to snow. South Fork Road is closed till August 15,2020320-245-6789/218-460-702001/16/2020
Cloquet Valley State ForestState forest roads are open.218-878-564001/17/2020
Crow Wing State ForestState forest roads are open.218-203-442301/10/2020
D.A.R. State ForestThere are no off-highway vehicle riding opportunities in this forest.320-245-6789/218-460-702001/16/2020
Emily State ForestState forest roads are open.218-203-442301/10/2020
Finland State ForestState forest roads are open. Logging activity is increasing on area roads. Use caution/ slow down.218-353-884401/16/2020
Fond du Lac State ForestState forest roads are open.218-878-864001/17/2020
Spirit Lake Road
Closed-Road is impassable and gates are locked.
01/17/2020
Foot Hills State ForestOpen218-947-323201/10/2020
General C. C. Andrews State ForestState forest roads are open. Dago Lake Day Use road has some logging traffic on it. Roads might be impassable due to snow.320-245-6789/218-460-702001/16/2020
George Washington State Forest218-743-369412/12/2019
Golden Anniversary State ForestThere are no off-highway vehicle riding opportunities in this forest.218-246-834312/12/2019
Grand Portage State ForestState forest roads are open. Logging activity is increasing on area roads. Use caution/ slow down.218-353-884401/16/2020
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.01/03/2020
Kabetogama State ForestState forest roads are open. Roads may be impassable due to snow cover. Logging activity, use caution.218-757-327401/03/2020
Koochiching State ForestState forest roads are open. Roads may be impassable due to snow cover. Logging activity, use caution.218-278-6651/218/254-798901/17/2020
Lake Isabella State ForestThere are no off-highway vehicle riding opportunities in this forest.01/03/2020
Lake Jeanette State ForestThere are no off-highway vehicle riding opportunities in this forest.01/03/2020
Lake of the Woods State Forest218-634-217211/15/2019
Land O' Lakes State Forest218-947-323201/10/2020
Lost River State ForestAll roads are currently open. Logging activity is ongoing in the area. Expect semi-truck traffic218-386-130412/18/2019
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 ForestState forest roads are open. Roads might be impassable due to snow. The Beldon Grade, Harlis, and Park forest roads was plowed on 12/14/2019. These roads do have logging traffic using them.320-245-6789/218-460-702001/16/2020
Northwest Angle State Forest218-386-130412/18/2019
Pat Bayle State Forest218-353-884401/16/2020
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.218-203-442301/10/2020
Pine Island State ForestRoads may be impassible due to snow cover.218-278-665101/17/2020
Anderson Road
Road Closed
11/07/2019
Little Tamarack Rd
Road closed due to wet conditions.
11/07/2019
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 Forest507-522-506801/16/2020
Rum River State ForestState forest roads are open. Roads might be impassable due to snow.320-679-368301/16/2020
Sand Dunes State ForestState forest roads are open. Roads might be impassable due to snow. There are no off-highway vehicle riding opportunities in this forest.763-856-482601/16/2020
Savanna State Forest218-429-301212/02/2019
Smokey Bear State ForestThere are no off-highway vehicle riding opportunities in this forest.218-278-665101/02/2020
Smoky Hills State ForestState forest roads are open.218-732-330911/15/2019
Snake River State Forest320-679-3683/218-460-702001/16/2020
Solana State Forest218-429-301212/02/2019
St. Croix State ForestState forest roads are open. Roads might be impassable due to snow.320-245-6789/218-460-702001/16/2020
Sturgeon River State Forest218-274-704301/03/2020
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 22201/02/2020