Water Safety

Heavy rain can create potentially dangerous and life threatening situations if attempting a water crossing or simply getting too close to take the perfect picture.  
Refresh your water recreating safety knowledge before heading out on your trip.

2015 Campground Programs

Enjoy one of our campground programs throughout the summer. An annual event, visitors enjoy a wide variety of topics in one of our many campgrounds. 

These programs are made possible by a partnership between the White Mountain Interpretive Association and the White Mountain National Forest.

U.S. Forest Service Travel Analysis Process: The Road Study

The White National Forest manages more than 600 miles of roads.  Many Forest roads provide land management- and user-related benefits, however roads that cannot be adequately maintained can be unsafe to visitors and threaten ecosystems. The road study will begin to help us prioritize our limited resources to effectively manage roads used by visitors and the accomplishment of our broad natural resource management mission.

Spring Recreating: Warmer Days Can be Deceiving

Spring is a special time on the forest.  It is also a time to be extra cautious.  The warmer days can be deceiving, especially at higher elevations.  Keep the following in mind as you prepare for a day visiting the forest.