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Cal Trans Activity on the Scenic Byway This Week

There will be a couple of lane closures this week resulting in short delays. Begin: Calaveras/Alpine County Line End: Closure Gate # 5 on State Route 89 Restriction: Moving closure #1 of 2 lanes Reason: Striping OperationExpected Delays: 5 minutes … Read More

USFS Seral Project Virtual Presentation August 5, 2020

Sonora, CA — Forest Service officials will detail an effort to improve the ecological health of a large swath of the Stanislaus National Forest. The Social and Ecological Resilience Across the Landscape (SERAL) project is currently going through an initial … Read More

Some USFS Campgrounds Reopen on June 12, 2020

Forest Service reopens some campgrounds and authorizes dispersed camping June 12 SONORA, Calif., – The Stanislaus National Forest announced that many developed recreation sites will reopen for visitors June 12, 2020. Forest order STF-16-2020-15 identifies 19 campgrounds that will reopen June 12, … Read More

Updated National Forest Orders for June 9, 2020

SONORA, Calif., –The Stanislaus National Forest revised its seasonal high-elevation road closure order. The revision lists only five forest roads that remain closed through June 30, 2020 due to lingering snow.  The previous order included sixteen high elevation roads.   View a … Read More