Road Closures

Information regarding planned or unplanned road closures.

Current Status

  • The road is currently open (high clearance required).
  • Monitor the ACCESS REPORT for the most up to date information.

Federal Highway Administration's Paving Project

Road closures limiting access to Goldmyer and Dingford Creek Trailhead occurred during the summers of 2014, 2015, 2016, and 2017 to improve valley access by paving...

  • Ten miles of the Middle Fork road, from Mailbox Peak trailhead to the Middle Fork Campgrounds.
  • The most detailed project information can be found on the WFL Highway Division's project website.
  • Information for the reasons behind this change may be found on the WTA project webpage.
  • Northwest Wilderness Programs / Goldmyer Hot Springs was not involved in the Middle Fork road paving project, the Dingford Creek Trailhead gate, or the nearby footbridge over the Middle Fork River.