The 1964 Congress enacted the Wilderness Act, which established the National Wilderness Preservation System... to secure for the American people of preset and future generations the benefits of an enduring resource of wilderness. In 2014, our nation will celebrate "50 Years of Wilderness". Visit the Wilderness50 website to find out what education events, projects and programs are available in your area.
Earn a unique pin for a Wilderness you experience that is managed by the Uinta-Wasatch-Cache National Forests over the next year. There are nine unique pins in all, one for each of the following Wildernesses: Deseret Peak, High Uintas, Lone Peak, Mount Naomi, Mount Nebo, Mount Olympus, Mount Timpanogos, Twin Peaks and Wellsville Mountain.
To receive a pin for yourself or group you will need to submit the following:
Submit the following to UWC_INFO@fs.fed.us with the subject line of UWC LNT & EW Initiative: