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Due to fire risk and drought, the United States Forest Service has announced a temporary closure of the Tahoe National Forest (TNF). This closure will be effective at August 22, 2021 at 11:59 p.m. through September 6, 2021 at 11:59 p.m.

As a result, all NID campgrounds and recreational facilities in the TNF will be closed during this period. They will re-open on Sept. 7, 2021.

“Due to an unprecedented fire season and extreme drought, the U.S. Forest Service has placed a temporary closure order on the Tahoe National Forest. This will affect NID’s facilities,” said NID Recreation Manager Monica Reyes.

NID’s closed recreational facilities include campgrounds at the following locations: 

  • East Meadows
  • Pass Creek
  • Pass Creek Overflow
  • Aspen Group
  • Findley
  • Fir Tip
  • Woodcamp
  • Silvertip
  • Faucherie
  • Bowman
  • Jackson Creek
  • Canyon Creek
  • Milton

Additional closures include:

  • All boat launches and day use areas in the TNF
  • All dispersed camp area throughout the Bowman Corridor