UPDATE: Trail Closures in the Northern Portion of the Fort Ord National Monument as a Result of Munitions Cleanup

Site preparation for the planned prescribed burn in Unit A is now complete. As of October 11, 2018, trails within Unit A and a new access corridor (Lion’s Revenge Road) are open for recreational use during daylight hours. Thank you for complying with the temporary closure during site preparation. Please note that Unit A and surrounding areas will be closed when the prescribed burn is conducted. To receive notices of prescribed burn status, please register with the Direct Notification Program. Click here to register.

The map below shows current trail closures as well as Access Corridors. Click here to download a copy of the map.


Munitions cleanup in areas burned in 2017 and vegetation-cut areas will continue over the next several months.

 Access Corridors may be closed within the exclusion zones during work activities, but will remain open the rest of the time to allow for passage through the National Monument.

 Work areas enclosed by temporary fence are currently closed.  Trail 62 is currently closed for active cleanup operations. Please check this web page for updates.

Thank you for complying with the temporary trail and road closures while the Army’s munitions cleanup is in progress. For your safety please Mind the Signs, and continue to call the Army’s information line (1-800-852-9699) with your feedback and if you have any questions.