Capture the Forest Photo Contest

Grab a camera or smart phone and visit the Hoosier. The Forest is sponsoring a photo contest and everyone is a winner when they get outdoors and have fun taking photos.

American Chestnuts Planted on Hoosier NF

Once a prominent tree in southern Indiana, American chestnut trees are now back in partnership with Purdue Univ, The American Chestnut Foundation, and Northern Research Station.

Annual Reports

View highlights of Hoosier National Forest annual accomplishments.

Get Outdoors Day

Join the Hoosier National Forest on June 18, 2016 for the annual Get Outdoors Day. This event has over 20 outdoor activities for kids to experience. Its a fun day for the whole family!

German Ridge Heritage Project

 The German Ridge Heritage Project is a partnership between the Hoosier NF and Indiana University to document the lives and culture of early settlers in the German Ridge community.

Collecting artifacts on the Hoosier National Forest

Traces of the forest’s past occupants are common. People consider old cans or bottles trash or collectibles but they are protected by Federal law.  


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Andrea Crain, Public Affairs Officer, 812-276-4770