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Road closure for construction activity on Jordan Run Road (FSR 358) starting September 20, 2021
Hot Springs, VA. 09.16.2021—The George Washington & Jefferson National Forests will begin culvert replacement and road reconditioning work on Jordan Run Road %3AFSR 358%3A beginning September 20...

Thu, 16 Sep 2021 00:00:00 CDT

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Road closure on Jordan Run Road (FSR 358) Hot Springs, VA
Hot Springs, VA. 09.16.2021—The George Washington & Jefferson National Forests will begin culvert replacement and road reconditioning work on Jordan Run Road %3AFSR 358%3A beginning September 20, 2021. Jordan Run Road will be closed at its intersection with Mountain Valley Road %3ASR 39%3A through mid-October. All foot and motor vehicle access will be closed along the road corridor during construction activities. Please note that annual forest road maintenance activities, including road grading, ditching, and culvert cleanout work, will occur at different locations across the James River and Warm Springs Ranger Districts beginning this fall. When approaching road maintenance crews, please slow down and drive with extreme care. For more information, please contact the James River and Warm Springs Ranger Districts at %3A540%3A 839-2521, visit our website www.fs.fed.us/r8/gwj, or follow us on twitter: https://twitter.com/GWJNF1. #

Thu, 16 Sep 2021 00:00:00 CDT


Water is currently unavailable at Hawk Campground, Hampshire Co. WV
Campers should bring their own water to Hawk Campground as water is currently unavailable. The water will be restored when the hand pump is repaired.

Tue, 07 Sep 2021 00:00:00 CDT


Mullins Road (FSR 616), Dickenson County temporarily closed until mid-September
The Clinch Ranger District has begun repairing Mullins Road %3AForest Service Road 616%3A in Dickenson County, Virginia. The road will be closed Monday-Friday for culvert replacement, ditch reconditioning, riprap installation and surface work. Depending on weather conditions, the work should be completed by mid-September. The road will re-open to the public during the weekends %3Afrom about 5 pm Friday evenings to 0800 Monday mornings%3A. During this time, access to Birch Knob Observation Tower will be unavailable from Mullins Road %3AFSR 616%3A Monday-Friday.

Wed, 25 Aug 2021 00:00:00 CDT


Bark Camp Campground opening delayed – Scott Count
Opening of the Bark Camp Campground as been delayed while the new water system is made ready for use. The campground will open as soon as the water system is operational. The day use area is open. For more information contact the Clinch Ranger District Office 276-679-8370

Wed, 19 May 2021 00:00:00 CDT


Day Use Passes for Lake Moomaw available
The 2021 Day Use passes for Lake Moomaw and other recreation areas on the forest are now available for purchase over the phone. The pass this year costs $30. This year's pass not only covers the day use areas at Lake Moomaw but also day use areas located on other ranger districts with fee areas. For more information or purchase of the pass you can call 540-839-2521.

Tue, 02 Mar 2021 00:00:00 CST