Since 2012, an area of the Forest that encompasses the Pasayten Wilderness and almost to Winthrop has been part of the National Forest Foundation’s Treasured Landscapes.
Holden Mine is an inactive mine located 50 miles northwest of Chelan. A massive cleanup effort has been ongoing for several years. See website for history and updates on progress.
Celebrating Wildflowers is dedicated to enjoyment of the thousands of wildflowers growing on our national forests, and to education about the values of native plants.
Remember, if you’re draggin’ bottom, it’s time to watch for salmon and their spawning beds!
The National Visitor Use Monitoring program provides information about recreation visitors to national forests.