The Humboldt-Toiyabe National Forest is located in the center and western center part of Nevada and eastern center part of California.
Where is this Forest?

 

Image: Welcome to the Humboldt-Toiyabe National Forest

The Humboldt-Toiyabe's spectacular 6.3 million acres makes it the largest national forest in the lower 48 states. Located in Nevada and a small portion of eastern California, the Forest offers year-round recreation of all types.

 

Summer on the Humboldt-Toiyabe National Forest Austin-Tonopah Ranger DistrictSmokey Bear balloon joins in the summer breezesSummer on the Humboldt-Toiyabe National Forest Bridgeport Ranger DistrictA pack string in the Humboldt-Toiyabe National Forest Ruby Mountains WildernessSummer on the Humboldt-Toiyabe National Forest Spring Mountains National Recreation AreaBighorn sheep on the Humboldt-Toiyabe National Forest Santa Rosa Ranger District (Hinkey Summit)Summer on the Humboldt-Toiyabe National Forest Santa Rosa Ranger DistrictSummer in Upper Lamoille Canyon on the Humboldt-Toiyabe National Forest Jarbidge Ranger DistrictArc Dome Wilderness on the Humboldt-Toiyabe National ForestDesert Peach blooming on the Humboldt-Toiyabe National Forest

Current Topics

 

Washington Fire Information - Carson Ranger District

Humboldt-Toiyabe National Forest Announces Washington Wildland Fire Area Closure

Washington Wildfire Area Closure -Forest Order 04-17-15-09-Carson District

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Fire-Restriction Information


Sage-Grouse Conservation Efforts


Spring Mountains Visitor Gateway


Motor Vehicle Use Maps


 

Top Things People Want to Know

G E T   A C T I V E . . . B E   P R E P A R E D . . .
Go Camping! Link to camping information on the forest. Got a Map? Link to available maps for the forest.
Go Hiking! Link to hiking opportunities on the forest. Need a Recreation Pass? Link to information on various passes available for standard amenity fee sit

Visitors are responsible for learning about any restrictions before heading out to enjoy their national forests. Check with the local ranger station concerning fire restrictions involving campfires, smoking, ammunition, etc. as well as other forest conditions.

Recent News


Features

Spring Mountains National Recreation Area Earns National Trails Award

Las Vegas, NV; June 8, 2015 –The Humboldt-Toiyabe National Forest Spring Mountains National Recreation Area (SMNRA) Blue Tree Trail System project won the Coalition for Recreational Trails (CRT) Annual Achievement Award for outstanding use of Recreational Trails Program (RTP) funds in the Education and Communication category.


A Few Things We Are Proud Of

A look at some of the hard work we have accomplished during 2013-2014. The Forest employees and partners put in a lot of long hours.


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Spotlights

Working Animals

The Humboldt-Toiyabe National Forest is privileged to work with several fine animals to make field work easier.

Interesting Mountain Goat Facts

The Ruby Mountains and East Humboldt Mountains are home to a small population of mountain goats (Oreamnos americanus).

 




The Heart of a Firefighter

The men and women involved in Fire and Aviation Management well represent the pride exemplified by all Forest Service employees in "caring for the land and serving people."