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Rocky Mountain Region

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Current Conditions

Campground Status

Is your favorite campsite in your favorite campground open or closed? Click on the tent below to check a Rocky Mountain Region's campground status.

Tent image and link to 2006 Rocky Mountain Region Campground List

Roads

Don't be delayed on the road! Click on the links below to check up-to-date road and travel reports for the following states in the Rocky Mountain area:

Colorado

New Mexico

Kansas

South Dakota

Montana

Utah

Nebraska

Wyoming

Safety

The best way to stay safe is to adequately prepare for your trip. Knowledge of the area, weather, and your body limitations can help ensure an enjoyable trip.

Restrictions & Closures

The Regional Forester and Forest Supervisors may issue orders that restrict or close certain areas for several reasons: fire activity, wildlife safety or unsafe conditions. Please check the individual Forest or Grassland's Web site for specific information.

Fires & Emergencies

Check the Forest and Grassland Web sites for current information on prescribed burns, wildland fires, and/or other fire emergencies. Check the links below for National, State, and County fire information:

When Stage 1 fire restrictions are in effect, campfires and charcoal barbeques are allowed ONLY in designated fire grills in Forest Service-developed campgrounds. If you are camping outside of a developed campground, called dispersed camping, during Stage 1 fire restrictions, no open fires are allowed. You may use ONLY propane or white gas stoves.

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USDA logo, which links to the department's national site. Forest Service logo, which links to the agency's national site.