The Flathead National Forest is located in the northwest corner of Montana.
Where is this Forest?

 

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Hungry Horse Reservoir, Hungry Horse Ranger District Kinnikkinik in Bloom Beargrass on Big Mountain, Tally Lake Ranger District North Fork Flathead River at Ford - Glacier View Ranger District Crescent Lake, Swan Lake Ranger DistrictShooting StarSouth Fork Flathead River, Spotted Bear Ranger District

 

In the heart of the Rocky Mountains, west of the continental divide and just south of the Canadian border, lies the 2.4 million acre Flathead National Forest. Home to lynx, grizzly bear, and bull trout; with numerous lakes, streams, and rivers to enjoy, the forest is the premiere destination for visitors looking to experience natural landscapes of the American West. Visit one of our three wilderness areas, such as the famous Bob Marshall Wilderness, for a rare glimpse at undeveloped areas with outstanding opportunities for solitude. Celebrated for its water, wildlife, and wilderness the Flathead National Forest has abundant recreation opportunities and outstanding natural resources. We invite you to experience your National Forest!

Chip Weber, FNF Forest Supervisor-- Chip Weber, Flathead National Forest Supervisor

 

 

Quick Links to Your Outdoor Adventures

Click here for camping information.Click here for hiking informationRecreation Passes & PermitsClick here for map information.

 

Forest Plan Revision 

South Fork Flathead River - Spotted Bear

The Flathead National Forest is currently revising its Forest Plan. This section provides information on the Forest planning process and how you can learn more and become involved. It will be updated and revised as new information becomes available.
 

You will find information and links to planning documents and reports, dates for meetings, press releases, maps, briefing papers and ways to comment or be involved in the process. more>

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