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The Mt. Baker-Snoqualmie National Forest is one of the most visited forests in the country. Located on the west side of the Cascades between the Canadian border and Mt. Rainier National Park, you will find glacier-covered peaks, spectacular mountain meadows and old-growth forests rich in history and outdoor opportunities. Find out more about the Mt.Baker-Snoqualmie National Forest.


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JOIN US: Virtual Public Lands Recruitment Event

Hiring Event

Hiring managers from the U.S. Forest Service and National Park Service will be online to provide one-on-one assistance with federal resumes, answer questions about jobs with the USFS and NPS, and a tutorial of the USAJobs application process!

Online Purchase and Customer Service Options Available Virtually

The health and safety of visitors as well as Forest Service employees and volunteers is paramount during the COVID-19 pandemic. To support local public health and safety measures, virtual services are being offered en lieu of standard face-to-face operations.

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Lady Lookouts on the Mt. Baker-Snoqualmie National Forest

Grandma and Me

During WWII, women stepped into a variety of positions usually filled by men. This included National Forest Fire Lookouts, or “lady lookouts,” as they were sometimes called.

Providing A Safe, Welcoming, And Inclusive Experience for All Visitors

Diverse Users

The Forest Service recognizes and shares in the grief and hurt over the recent murders of George Floyd, Breonna Taylor, and Ahmaud Arbery.


Asian Pacific American Heritage Event: Artifacts Unearthed

USFS Archaeologist, Paul Alford, demonstrating techniques for distinguishing between wood and bone.

Japanese railroad laborers’ artifacts were found during a cultural heritage event co-led by Wing Luke Museum and the Mt. Baker-Snoqualmie National Forest.

Be Bear Aware!

Bear Looking Out

It’s not uncommon for us to see the occasional problem bear within the Mt. Baker-Snoqualmie National Forest. Help us ensure your safety and the bear's safety by following these tips!

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