Learning Center

Photo of kids and an instructor examining the trunk of a tree.

National forests are the ultimate "outdoor classroom," with natural processes and human activities interacting in all sorts of interesting ways. In this section of the web site, you can learn more about local history, find out how best to behave in the outdoors, and find resources for your own teaching or classroom.


Ninemile Wildlands Training Center (NWTC)

Native American wearing a headdress, a packstring and a cabin with the words Heritage Expeditions

This unique training center offers courses in backcountry skills and historic building restoration. Find out more, and see our latest training schedule!

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