5,000 Off-Road Partiers Unleash Havoc on Arizona National ForestOn April 3, Tonto National Forest experienced a chaotic scene as over 5,000 off-road partiers staged an illegal meet-up and massive camp operation. The group picked a section of the national forest and blocked off the main access road near Sycamore Creek to set it aside for the giant, way, way beyond unauthorized chaos party. There are 20 rangers employed to patrol that national forest. 20 rangers to try to get control of a 5,000-person event. “We’re talking less than 20 people to try to enforce the rules out there for 5,000.