Mother Lode Field Office

Merced River Recreation Area

NOTICE:  Rockslide Closes Briceburg Road

BRICEBURG, Calif. – The BLM has closed the Briceburg Road at the Visitor Center
 to vehicle access due to a rock slide on the road.  Pedestrian access is still allowed. 

The closure will remain in effect until weather improves to allow equipment to be brought in to remove the slide and the risk of future slides is reduced. The closure could last through the winter rainy season.

For more information, contact the Mother Lode Field Office at (916) 941-3101.


 Image of the BLM sign for the Merced Wild and Scenic River

 Merced River Recreation Area

Merced River Trail