Fire restrictions lifted on the Plumas

Fire restrictions have been lifted for Plumas National Forest federally managed lands. Restrictions on private land are managed by the California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection (

Forest visitors may enjoy campfires both inside and outside of designated campgrounds and recreation sites, although California campfire permits are still required. The free permits may be obtained online at Campfire Permit – Ready for Wildfire. Visitors are reminded to keep campfires small and to ensure the fire is dead out and cold to the touch before leaving camp.

For more information about fire closure areas, road conditions, and recreation areas, please contact the Beckwourth Ranger District in Blairsden at (530) 836-2575, the Mt. Hough Ranger District in Quincy at (530) 283-0555, or the Feather River Ranger District in Oroville at (530) 534-6500. Fire closure area information may be found at Plumas National Forest – Alerts & Notices (