Chippewa National Forest
Make Great Memories
"Away from the holiday rush, discover the peace of the Chippewa!"
Bike, hike, fish, hunting… let your adventure begin!
Fall special places.
Making a lasting impact on the Forest and opportunities for professional growth.
Find your place on the Forest
Parcel Map Available for Viewing
Emerald Ash Borer (EAB) has been confirmed by the Minnesota Department of Agriculture (MDA) in Cass County, including a small portion (southeast) of the Chippewa National Forest. The MDA has enacted an emergency quarantine area surrounding the EAB Generally Infested Area.
Forest Service Chief Announces New Regional Forester for Eastern Region
Release Date: Nov 30, 2023
The Renewable Resources Team (formerly known as the Natural Resources Team) supports critical work across the Chippewa National Forest. Staff are involved in duties such as taking in and disseminating program direction from the national and regional offices, finding and coordinating with partners, managing budgets, and providing support to planning and implementation of projects on the ground.
The 2023 fire season here in the US certainly saw its share of national mobilizations around the country. With numerous CPF employees lending support. The US season was well below average in terms of acres burned. This offered the opportunity for US resources to send support to our Canadian neighbors.
Current Timber Sales
Information on current Chippewa National Forest timber sales, and bid results.
Memorial Tree Planting Site
The Chippewa National Forest has had a successful tree planting partnership with the National Forest Foundation, American Forests, and Arbor Day Foundation.
The unique geographic relationship links the Chippewa National Forest with the social, economic, and cultural well-being of the Leech Lake Band of Ojibwe.
Rules And Regulations
Know before you go.