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THANK YOU FOR READING THIS IMPORTANT INFORMATION - updated October 13, 2021

Please remember that Extreme Fire Danger restrictions remain in place! NO CAMPFIRES. NO SMOKING. 

These rules apply to all lands of the Monterey Ranger District of Los Padres National Forest which includes the Ventana and Silver Peak Wilderness Areas. Just one campfire can destroy lives, property and precious natural resources.   

The use of gas stoves with an on/off valve is permitted with a valid permit. You can secure a permit here. This permit does NOT allow for campfire use at this time despite its name.

Roads closed to vehicular traffic: Nacimiento-Fergusson Road, South Coast Ridge Road to Prewitt Ridge, Cone Peak Road, Arroyo Seco - Indians Road from Memorial Park to Escondido Camp

Know Before You Go: Call the U. S. Forest Service, Monterey Ranger District office if you need more information: 831-385-5434.  

State Parks: Check with individual State Parks to confirm access and for additional information.