OOOPS. ” 16 U.S. Code § 471.Repealed. Pub. L. 94–579, title VII, § 704(a), Oct. 21, 1976, 90 Stat. 2792″.
the basis for the assumption of authority to deny access to public land has been repealed, meaning the regional forester lacks the authority to deny public access. https://www.law.cornell.edu/uscode/text/16/471