Access Report: Updated at least every Wednesday evening

November 17th:

Expect rain throughout the weekend with the possibility of light snow showers.

There is currently NO snow on the road. However, this time of year you may experience debris, water, or snow on the road. Always use CAUTION and MONITOR the weather several days prior to your visit.

The Middle Fork road to Goldmyer is OPEN. However, vehicles may experience delays up to 1 hour due to construction Monday - Friday.

High Ground Clearance Vehicles are always recommended for the rough road to the Goldmyer trail head (Truck or Large SUV). Small cars have been known to get stuck or damaged due to potholes and obstacles. Don't attempt the trip if you do not have a vehicle suitable for the very rough road.

  • Monitor the WEATHER throughout the week approaching your visit.
  • Be PREPARED for the worst case scenario as conditions change quickly.
  • 4.5 mile Hike each way from the trail head (2 hrs of hiking each way). Sunset is 4:15 - 4:45 pm in winter months.