September 21, 2021 – Fire Closure: SDS , BLC are allowing non motorized access in IFPL Zone 660 and 660S. Generally speaking these are lands in Skamania County. View the updated IFPL map here: https://fortress.wa.gov/dnr/protection/ifpl/
June 28, 2021 – Fire Closure: SDS , BLC , HFM, DGS, Kreps Ranch, etc will be closing their timberlands to all Public Recreation Access starting Saturday July 3rd at 0001 AM. This closure comes early in the season. However, with the extreme heat and correlated fuels drying out we feel this precaution is necessary. Please pass the word to your respective recreation communities. PLEASE BE CAREFUL WITH FIRE !!!
FIREWOOD update : Permits ARE NOT available at this time. All firewood cutting on SDS requires a valid permit. Expect firewood permits to again be on sale at DJs Rentals in Bingen WA in the fall of 2021.