Park Alerts...

Park Alerts

Park Alerts...

Scheduled Birch Creek Unit Closures

The entire Birch Creek Unit will be closed on the following dates:

  • From 5 p.m. on Jan. 12 until 2 p.m. on Jan. 15, 2020

Scheduled Nails Creek Unit & Trailway Closures

On the following dates the Trailway and Flag Pond Loop will be closed:

  • From 5 p.m. on Jan. 11 until 2 p.m. on Jan. 17, 2020.

Newman's Bottom Parking

Feb. 1, 2020 – Newman's Bottom parking area is now open. The road to the parking area has changed; the single-lane road narrows in places. Drive slowly and be courteous to other users. Trailers are NOT allowed at the Newman Parking area. Please park only in designated areas.

Trailway Open to Horses

The Trailway is open to hikers, bikers and horseback riders.  Two miles of access are available from the Nails Creek Unit and 7 miles are available from the Birch Creek Unit.  The area around Flag Pond, CR 125, CR 140 and the Sandhill are also open to all users.  

You must possess a current negative Coggins test for your horse. Equestrian parking for the Trailway is permitted at the access gate on CR 125 and CR 140.

Check here for updates or contact the park for the most recent information.

COVID restrictions

Some limitations and guidelines are in place for safety during the pandemic. Read through them before you visit.