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A Northern California Adventure

The Klamath National Forest & Butte Valley National Grassland cover 1,700,000 acres in Northern California and Southern Oregon. The forest includes the Klamath National Wild & Scenic River and several wilderness, botanical, and geologic areas.

Visit Klamath National Forest

Welcome to the Klamath National Forest and Butte Valley National Grassland!

 

  • Fire Danger 

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    The fire danger rating is moderate.

    Campfire Permits are required for the use of campfires, charcoal fires or portable gas stoves outside of designated recreation sites.

  • Firewood Cutting

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    Cutting firewood for personal use is a popular pastime for many people who live near the Klamath National Forest. Each year, hundreds of people go to the woods to stock up on a supply of firewood for the winter, often thinking about how pleasant it is to sit in front of a warm fire on a cold winter night.

  • Campgrounds and Trailheads

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    Want to kick back and relax under shady pines by a sparkling lake? Looking for a "base camp" for a day of hiking, boating, white water rafting, fishing, or swimming? Want to just get out of the house for the day for a nice picnic in the great outdoors? If so, the Klamath National Forest can offer you that and more!