National Forest Foundation

Your National Forests Magazine

Winter/Spring 2014

Featured Articles

Vast and Varied - Okanogan-Wenatchee National Forest

By Kathleen Dowd-Gailey

Few places in our country offer such an abundance of recreational opportunities as the Okanogan-Wenatchee. Whether summiting a technical mountain peak, gliding along miles of perfectly groomed Nordic ski trails, or simply stopping to take in the views along the world famous North Cascades Highway, the Okanogan-Wenatchee offers something for everyone.

The Future of Ski Resorts on Public Lands

By Greg M. Peters

Skiing in America is intrinsically and historically tied to our National Forests. The sport’s introduction in America predates the Forest Service’s creation by a couple of decades, and its impact on our forests and surrounding communities is undeniable.

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