Welcome to the
Kootenai National Forest
The Kootenai National Forest is located in the Northwest corner of Montana and the Northeast corner of Idaho on the Canadian border. Providing abundant recreation and a wealth of natural resources, the Kootenai is a perfect place to relax and enjoy your National Forests!
2107 U.S. Capitol Christmas Tree
The Kootenai National Forest has been selected to provide the 2017 U.S. Capitol Christmas Tree slated for the West Lawn of the U.S. Capitol in Washington, DC. Preparations begin Saturday, Feb. 18 in conjunction with the District basketball games in Eureka, Mont. with a community event. For more information, please visit the following link: Montana Forest to Provide Nation’s Christmas Tree in 2017
Three Rivers News
The Three Rivers Ranger District Autumn 2016 newsletter (pdf) is now available.
Kootenai National Forest Montanore Project Record of Decision is Now Available
The Kootenai National Forest has set forth its final decision and rationale for the selected mine and transmission line alternatives in a Final Record of Decision (ROD). View/Download the Documents
Travel Analysis Process
The travel analysis is not a proposal or decision, but is intended to help inform the public about possible future road management planning. The final Travel Analysis Report, which documents the travel analysis process is now available. more...