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Nature Viewing

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Viewing and experiencing nature is the number one reason people visit the Mendocino National Forest. Native animals abound and the diversity of plant species is unparalleled while the views and overlooks are breathtaking. Spend some time anywhere in the forest and enjoy!

Areas & Activities