Big John's Road (FR-123) is Now Open
The lower gate to Big John's Flat was opened this morning. You can now access the flat. There are a few wet spots in the road as you travel to the flat. The gate on Big John’s flat is closed and there are several snow drifts in the trees in the traditional camping areas.
Travel past the gate on Big John’s is currently closed by several snow drifts 100 yards after the gate. It could be anywhere from 2-3 weeks before access to the Poison Creek gate is open.
Big John's Flat Road - 20180523
Big Johns Fence
Poison Creek Gate
Big Johns Road (FR-123)
Remember springtime travel conditions and go prepared. As a side note the gate that was opened today was opened on June 12th last year. We are approximately 3-4 weeks ahead this year.
If you or anyone you know has additional information on road conditions across the district or if you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to contact the Fishlake National Forest - Beaver Ranger District (435-438-2436).