Wallowa Whitman National Forest, ID

US Forest Service


Eye Catching Scenery!

Spanning 2.3 million acres across the northeast corner of Oregon and western Idaho, the Wallowa-Whitman National Forest offers a variety of year-round recreational opportunities. With landscapes packed with rugged canyonlands, scenic vistas, and high mountain lakes, visitors have enjoyed the forest’s diverse landscape and recreational activities for generations.

Make the Wallowa-Whitman National Forest your ‘special place’ to visit this year!

Select one of the AREAS in which you want to recreate using the map below, or select one of the RECREATION ACTIVITIES you want to do from the tool bar on the left. (Please note this site is currently being updated for recreation information and may not be complete. Please contact your nearest Ranger District Office with your questions. Thank you for your patience.)  

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