The Allegheny has a rich variety of outdoor activities. There are over 600 campsites, 6 boat launches, 6 canoe access sites, 2 nationally designated wilderness areas and many miles of hiking, snowmobiling and ATV trails.

The Forest is open 24 hours. Office hours at Bradford Ranger District, Marienville Ranger District and the Supervisor's Office in Warren at from 8:00 am - 4:30 Pm Monday through Friday.

Fees are required for camping and boat launching. See Recreation and Fee Schedule Here

Private operators offer a variety of rental and guide services within the Allegheny National Forest Region. Contact Warren County Visitor Bureau (, Allegheny National Forest Vacation Region ( or Northwest Great Outdoors Visitors Bureau (

Fuelwood permits are required for cutting firewood, ATV permits are required for riding the ATV trail system, and annual permits are available for boat launch parking.

Do not bring firewood from home to the Allegheny National Forest. Do not unwittingly spread the emerald ash borer, sirex wood wasp, hemlock woolly adelgid or other firewood borne invasive species. Possession of firewood from outside the area of the Allegheny National Forest is prohibited. Firewood is available at or near camping facilities. For more information about emerald ash borer call toll free 1-866-253-7189- or you may go on-line at or

Recreation Conditions Report