Entries by Sara Landry

Single Track Trail Closure Remains in Effect until Jan. 7, 2019

More rain is expected over the next two days.  As a result, soil conditions remain wet, soggy and susceptible to damage.  All single-track trails remain closed until Monday, Jan. 7, 2019. Consecutive wet weather events, with fewer days of drying time, throughout the month of December and the start of the year, are contributing to […]

DuPont Single Track Trails Closed until at least Jan. 2, 2019

Over 6 inches of rain has fallen as of noon Friday. The Little River has risen quickly, an indication of very wet soil conditions. Because of this all single-track trails are closed until further notice. Based on forecast rain over the weekend the closure will remain in place until at least Wednesday, Jan. 2, 2019. […]

Trails are open!

Officials at DuPont State Recreational Forest have lifted the single-track trail closure. Officials will continue to monitor conditions to determine if trails are being damaged through use by forest visitors and make closures accordingly. When using forest trails, pay attention to signage or barricades related to the trail closures. Be aware that all trails, even […]

Update: Single-Track Trail Closures Extended to Dec. 24th

Officials have reviewed trail and road conditions at DuPont State Recreational Forest (DSRF) today.  The single-track closure will remain in effect through Monday, December 24, 2018.  There is still an average of 4-6 inches of snow covering the ground throughout the forest. Some areas are icy and access is difficult.  Once again, rain is expected for Thursday […]

Closures at DuPont Forest due to Tropical Storm Michael

Single track trails have been closed due to the 5 iches of rain in the past 48 hours. That’s a lot of rain! Please see the message from the NC Forest Service below.   Tropical Storm Michael causes trail closures at DuPont State Recreational Forest BREVARD – Officials at DuPont State Recreational Forest (DSRF), in Cedar Mountain […]