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Who We Are

Friends of Boggs Mountain (FOBM) is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization formed to enhance the visitor’s experience in the forest through educational, interpretive, and recreational programs, help in development of facilities, and assist with maintenance and infrastructure improvements at Boggs Mountain Demonstration State Forest (BMDSF). The organization cooperates with BMDSF management and the California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection (CAL FIRE) to meet those objectives.

With BMDSF oversight and approval, we are organizing work crews to help rebuild Boggs trails. Please support our efforts with a donation and/or join as a member to help us revitalize the forest for all visitors! Thank you in advance.


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Sept. 12, 2020 Closure for Boggs Mountain Demonstration State Forest

Due to the extreme resource drawdown from wildfires across the state, including large fires in the Unit, and to limit potential ignition sources from the Forest, CAL FIRE Sonoma-Lake-Napa Unit has closed Boggs Mountain Demonstration State Forest to vehicle access as well as the Calso Camp Campground. Non-motorized access to roads and trails remains open …

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FOBM Facebook Feed

Follow us on Facebook for recent FOBM updates.

2 days ago

Mark Emagin
Question: Any more trail restoration projects, specifically for MTB trails?Would like my son to do more work there as we did in 2020, also track for community hours at MMS (middle school). Thank you!Debbie St Cyr ... See MoreSee Less
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PRESCRIBED BURNING: There will be prescribed burning in Boggs near Gail's Trail. For smoke sensitive folks, you may want to avoid the area during active burning. Please avoid approaching active burn piles. ... See MoreSee Less
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1 week ago

Morgan Vogel Chinnock
Thank you to whoever found our three-year-old’s orange wool sweater and left it on the perfectly-sized branch as a hanger in the Boggs Mountain parking lot. It’s her go-to warm play layer this winter, and we were so sad to lose it on our walk on Saturday. We’re truly grateful for your kind deed! ... See MoreSee Less
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Trail Map – Revised July 2019

Click on the image below for the full PDF.

Click here for the Re-Open brochure (version 2018)

NOTE: FOBM and other groups such as Calpine Cares volunteers have been working hard to rebuild trails. A 2020 trail map is being updated as of Aug. 2020 and will be posted here as soon as it is completed and approved by BMDSF management.

In addition, while hunting (with permit) is allowed, since the Valley Fire of Sept. 2015, target shooting has been and continues to be prohibited until further notice.

Thank you for your understanding.

FOBM Business Members

We appreciate the generosity of our valued Business Members and encourage our members and site visitors to support them when possible.

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