Recreating on one of the many National Forests is a wonderful way to celebrate our nation's independence. Please remember that while visiting the White Mountain National Forest, fireworks are prohibited year-round, including this holiday weekend. Many surrounding communities have celebrations to enjoy.
Spring Black Bear Safety - Bears are Active: Put Your Food Away
Bears are active on the forest, and look for any easy food source. Be sure to always put your food away and keep your backpack with you at all times. Follow these guidelines to avoid a citation.Visitors will receive a citation for sites where visitors have not properly stored their food.
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.