White River National Forest is one of the crown jewels of our nation's public land system. As stewards of this remarkable landscape, we invite you to discover, experience, and appreciate all it has to offer.
Your National Forests are part of a public land system that serves as a foundation for our nation's strength and vitality. White River National Forest provides fresh water, clean air, scenic open spaces, abundant habitat for wildlife, and endless recreation opportunities for everyone to enjoy.
Our goal is to conserve these lands working alongside communities, partners, and volunteers to ensure you and generations to come continue to enjoy all the many benefits your National Forests have to offer. - Scott Fitzwilliams, Forest Supervisor
Hal Pearce is a rare individual. He is a native Coloradan who serves the public in a regional office capacity in his hometown of Meeker, Colorado. Hal's smile and mannerisms when conversing with people reveal a genuine straight shooter whose knowledge is both down-to-earth and wide ranging.