Fire Closure Up Date- May 1, 2017: SDS and BLC lands not in a special closure area are OPEN to general non-motorized recreation at this time.
FIREWOOD : All firewood cutting on SDS / BLC requires a valid permit. Permits are available starting May 6 2017, and expire June 18 2017. Permits will ONLY be sold to the public at DJ’s rentals in Bingen, WA. Units are located in the Snowden/Timber Valley, Fisher Hill Road and Carson areas.
WEYERHAUSER COLUMBIA TIMBERLANDS:
This private timberland owner is leasing or requiring access permits on most (not all) of their lands in the Gorge. The open auction for leases in West Klickitat County occurs in May/June. Read about details here: www.WYRecreationNW.com