The George Washington and Jefferson National Forests stretch along the ruggedly beautiful Appalachian Mountains, extending from one end of Virginia to the other and even crossing into parts of West Virginia and Kentucky. Whether you are driving a back-country road, enjoying our glorious fall colors, using binoculars to spot colorful neo-tropical birds, or savoring the peacefulness of wilderness, remember that national forests are special places.
For additional information on the George Washington and Jefferson National Forests, go to the About the Forest section.
Surveys at Lake Moomaw show the brown trout populations are improving. Read more here.
(Updated: June 8, 2015) - The following webpage contains information for the Mount Rogers National Recreation Area Trail Realignment:
January 21, 2015 - The Forest Service is currently evaluating two special use applications to survey two proposed pipeline routes on portions of the George Washington National Forest (GWNF), Jefferson National Forest (JNF), and Monongahela National Forest (MNF).
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