The White Mountain National Forest is located in the north center part of New Hampshire.
Where is this Forest?



Seeking applicants for 2014 Youth Conservation Corp program. NH Fish and Game advise homeowners to take down bird feeders on April 1. Real hazards exist at Tuckerman Ravine while spring recreating.

Employment Opportunity in beautiful Conway, New Hampshire

Boulder Loop trail in spring.The Saco Ranger District on the White Mountain National Forest has announced a employment opening in the developed recreation program.
Read more about this unique opportunity.

Employment Interest Notice 

Administrative Support Service Specialist - Outreach notice closes April 21

Wildlife Biologist - Outreach notice closes May 5.

These opportunities are being advertised for potential applicants, and will be fully advertised in the weeks to come.

Recent News


Artist in Residence Program Seeking Applicants for Summer 2014

Artist in Residence, John Anderson

The White Mountain National Forest (WMNF) and the Arts Alliance of Northern New Hampshire are pleased to announce the fourth year of the WMNF Artist-in-Residence program. Interested artists in all media are invited to apply for the 2014 residency, a celebration of the connections between forest, landscape and culture. The deadline for applications is April 25.


WMNF Heritage Topics

Image of Ranger Office Depot on Highland Street, Plymouth, NH.

The White Mountain National Forest (WMNF) constructed Fire Equipment Depot buildings on three of its five ranger districts between 1940 and 1942.

Forest Venues Now Available to Rent Online

Russell-Colbath Barn in a field of daisies

Looking for a venue for family or group gathering?  The Russell-Colbath barn and Dolly Copp Picnic area are perfect for events large and small - and can be reserved online.


Recreation Sites in Winter

During winter, some recreation sites go into un-maintained status.  They are still open for use, unless signed otherwise, but parking lots are not plowed - visitors use caution. 

Temporary Summer Employment with the U.S. Forest Service

A wide variety of opportunites exist across the east with either a National Forest or Research station.  Looking for an interesting and memorable experience?  Come to the east!

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