Cleveland National Forest

The Cleveland National Forest is the southernmost forest in California, nestled away near the coast beneath The San Bernardino National Forest and Angeles National Forest.  While traversing this scenic mountain region, you will find shade beneath California native black oaks (Quercus kelloggii), surrounded by every color of the wildflower rainbow. Would you recognize the delicateContinue reading “Cleveland National Forest”

Angeles National Forest

Angeles National Forest is a mountain paradise located less than 30 minutes from downtown L.A. It’s an urban forest that provides the people of Los Angeles with the wilderness retreat every happy human needs. This forest is roughly 700,000 acres of pure California wilderness. The chaparral environment slowly fades into pine and fir forest as theContinue reading “Angeles National Forest”

Ouachita National Forest

Ouachita National Forest is one of America’s least-known forests. That’s unexpected, considering its spectacular scenery. Ouachita offers panoramic views of winding rivers and peaceful lakes scattered among the Ouachita Mountain Range. As a result, the 1.8 million acres in Arkansas and Oklahoma are some of the most beautiful in the country. Surprisingly, it’s also someContinue reading “Ouachita National Forest”

Lassen National Forest

Lassen National Forest is the southernmost section of The Cascade Mountain Range, located in Northern California. This special forest is sometimes referred to as ‘The Crossroads’ because it is a clash of three different landscapes: the sagebrush of The Great Basin, the granite of Sierra Nevada, and the volcanoes of The Cascade and Modoc Plateau.Continue reading “Lassen National Forest”

Conecuh National Forest

Conecuh National Forest is one of the best-kept secrets in Alabama. Conecuh is located in Southern Alabama, just above the Florida panhandle. Southern coastal plains, and shallow swamps and bogs create a mesmerizing backdrop for a host of outdoor adventures. The Open Pond Fire Tower, Conecuh Trail and Blue Lake Recreation Areas are some ofContinue reading “Conecuh National Forest”