Copper Ridge


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.

Recent News


Open Forest Pilot Program

Image with Open Forest Information

Special use permit applications can now be submitted online for the Mt. Baker-Snoqualmie National Forest as part of a new pilot program called “Open Forest.”


Family Friendly Hikes


Whether your new to hiking, the forest, or just want to get the family outdoors for an fun filled adventure, these hikes are sure to please!!

Snowshoe with a Ranger!

Guided Snowshoe Walk to Heather Meadows Visitor Center

Looking to begin snowshoeing?  Look no further!


Become an Agent of Discovery!!

Agents of Discovery

Similar to Pokemon Go and Harry Potter: Wizards Unite, Agents of Discovery uses augmented reality to encourag kids to learn while exploring the forest.

Wilderness Photographer Shares Tips

Summer Meadow

Wilderness Ranger and Photographer Chuck Davis will give you some hints on how to capture some stunning photographs.