Complete List of American National Forests

Links to All National Forests and Many State Forests and Parks

Mt. Baker-Snoqualmie National Forest, Washington State, USA

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There are 155 United States National Forests in 41 states. Each National Forest is under the supervision of USDA - Forest Service and composed of several ranger districts. The person in charge of a national forest is called the forest supervisor. The district rangers from the districts within a forest work for the forest supervisor. The headquarters of a national forest is called the supervisor's office. This level coordinates activities between districts allocate the budget and provide technical support to each district.

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Alabama National Forests

Be still Upper Caney Creek Falls,Bankhead

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Alabama has 4 National Forests:

Alabama manages 6 State Forests:

  • Choccolocco State Forest
  • Hauss State Forest
  • Geneva State Forest
  • Little River State Forest
  • Macon State Forest
  • Weogufka State Forest
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Alaska National Forests

Portage Glacier, Chugach National Forest
Portage Glacier, Chugach National Forest, Southcentral Alaska, USA.

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The state of Alaska has 2 National Forests:

Alaska manages 2 State Forests:

  • Haines State Forest
  • Tanana Valley State Forest
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Arizona National Forests

Bear Mountain, Coconino National Forest, AZ
Bear Mountain, Coconino National Forest.

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The state of Arizona has 6 National Forests:

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Arkansas National Forests

Missouri River during autumn near Albert Pike Recreation Area of Ouachita National Forest
Missouri river near Albert Pike Recreation Area of Ouachita National Forest.

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The state of Arkansas has 2 National Forests:

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Florida National Forests

Ocala National Forest, Florida, USA
Ocala National Forest, Florida, USA.

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The state of Florida has 3 National Forests:

  • Apalachicola National Forest
  • Ocala National Forest
  • Osceola National Forest
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Georgia National Forests

Georgia National Forests
USFS

The state of Georgia has 2 National Forests:

  • Chattahoochee-Oconee National Forest
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Illinois National Forests

Illinois National Forests
USFS

The state of Illinois has 1 National Forest:

Illinois State Forests:

  • Big River State Forest
  • Hidden Springs State Forest
  • Lowden-Miller State Forest
  • Sand Ridge State Forest
  • Trail of Tears State Forest
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Indiana National Forests

The state of Indiana has 1 National Forest:

Indiana has 17 State Forests

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Kentucky National Forests

Milcreek lake, Natural Bridge State Park, Daniel Boone National Forest
Milcreek lake, Natural Bridge State Park, Daniel Boone National Forest.

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The state of Kentucky has 1 National Forest:

Indiana has 7 State Forests:

  • Dewey Lake State Forest
  • Kentenia State Forest
  • Kentucky Ridge State Forest
  • Knobs State Forest
  • Olympia State Forest
  • Pennyrile State Forest
  • Tygarts State Forest
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Louisiana National Forests

The state of Louisiana has 1 National Forest:

Louisiana has 1 State Forest:

  • Alexander State Forest
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Maine National Forests

White Mountain National Forest

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The state of Maine has 1 National Forest:

Maine has 1 State Forest:

  • Durham State Forest
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Michigan National Forests

The state of Michigan has 3 National Forest:

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Minnesota National Forests

Chippewa National Forest
Chippewa National Forest.

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The state of Minnesota has 2 National Forests:

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Mississippi National Forests

The state of Mississippi has 5 National Forests:

  • Bienville National Forest
  • Delta National Forest
  • Desoto National Forest
  • Holly Springs National Forest
  • Homochitto National Forest
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Missouri National Forests

Highway 19 through Mark Twain National Forest
Highway 19 through Mark Twain National Forest.

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The state of Missouri has 1 National Forests:

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Montana National Forests

South Fork Two Medicine River Valley in Lewis and Clark National Forest, Montana, USA
South Fork Two Medicine River Valley in Lewis and Clark National Forest, Montana, USA.

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The state of Montana has 10 National Forests:

  • Beaverhead National Forest
  • Bitterroot National Forest
  • Custer National Forest
  • Deerlodge National Forest
  • Flathead National Forest
  • Gallatin National Forest
  • Helena National Forest
  • Kootenai National Forest
  • Lewis and Clark National Forest
  • Lolo National Forest
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Nebraska National Forests

The state of Nebraska has 1 National Forests:

  • Samuel R. McKelvie National Forest
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Nevada National Forests

Humboldt National Forest

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The state of Nevada has 2 National Forests:

  • Humboldt National Forest
  • Toiyabe National Forest
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New Hampshire National Forests

Mountain National Forest (WMNF)
White Mountain National Forest (WMNF).

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The state of New Hampshire has 1 National Forest:

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New Mexico National Forests

Gila National Forest, New Mexico, USA
Gila National Forest, New Mexico, USA.

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The state of New Mexico has 5 National Forests:

  • Carson National Forest
  • Cibola National Forest
  • Gila National Forest
  • Lincoln National Forest
  • Santa Fe National Forest
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New York National Forests

The state of New York has 1 National Forest:

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North Carolina National Forests

Pisgah National Forest, North Carolina, USA
Pisgah National Forest, North Carolina, USA.

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The state of North Carolina has 4 National Forests:

  • Croatan National Forest
  • Nantahala National Forest
  • Pisgah National Forest
  • Uwharrie National Forest
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Ohio National Forests

The state of Ohio has 1 National Forest:

  • Wayne National Forest
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Oklahoma National Forests

The state of Oklahoma has 1 National Forest:

  • Ouachita National Forest
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Oregon National Forests

USA, Oregon, Mount Hood, Columbia River and city Hood River
Mount Hood National Forest, Columbia River and city Hood River.

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The state of Oregon has 14 National Forest:

  • Deschutes National Forest
  • Fremont National Forest
  • Malheur National Forest
  • Mount Hood National Forest
  • Ochoco National Forest
  • Rogue River National Forest
  • Siskiyou National Forest
  • Siuslaw National Forest
  • Umatilla National Forest
  • Umpqua National Forest
  • Wallowa-Whitman National Forest
  • Willamette National Forest
  • Winema National Forest
  • Ouachita National Forest
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Pennsylvania National Forests

The state of Pennsylvania has 1 National Forest:

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Puerto Rico National Forests

El Yunque National Forest

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Puerto Rico has 1 National Forest:

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South Carolina National Forests

South Carolina has 2 National Forests:

  • Francis Marion National Forest
  • Sumter National Forest
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South Dakota National Forests

Black Hills National Forest, Keystone, Mount Rushmore National Memorial
Mount Rushmore National Memorial, Black Hills National Forest.

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South Dakota has 1 National Forest:

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Tennessee National Forests

Eastern Hellbender (Cryptobranchus alleganiensis alleganiensis), Hiwassee River, Cherokee National Forest
Eastern Hellbender salamander, Hiwassee River, Cherokee National Forest.

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Tennessee has 1 National Forest:

  • Cherokee National Forest
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Texas National Forests

Texas has 4 National Forests:

  • Angelina National Forest
  • Davy Crockett National Forest
  • Sabine National Forest
  • Sam Houston National Forest
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Utah National Forests

Lakeshore, Wasatch-Cache National Forest
Lakeshore, Wasatch-Cache National Forest.

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Utah has 6 National Forests:

Ashley

Dixie

Fishlake

Manti-LaSal

Uinta

Wasatch-Cache National Forest

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Vermont National Forests

Moss Glen Falls, Green Mountain National Forest, United States of America

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Vermont has 1 National Forest:

  • Green Mountain National Forest
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Virginia National Forests

George Washington National Forest
George Washington National Forest.

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Virginia has 2 National Forests:

  • George Washington
  • Jefferson National Forest
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Washington National Forests

Mt. Baker-Snoqualmie National Forest, Washington State, USA

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Washington has 6 National Forests:

  • Colville
  • Gifford Pinchot
  • Mount Baker-Snoqualmie
  • Okanogan
  • Olympic
  • Wenatchee National Forest
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West Virginia National Forests

West Virginia has 1 National Forest:

  • Monongahela National Forest
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Wisconsin National Forests

Chequamegon National Forest
Lupines, Chequamegon National Forest.

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Wisconsin has 2 National Forests:

  • Chequamegon
  • Nicolet National Forest
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Wyoming National Forests

Bridger-Teton
Bridger-Teton.

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Wyoming has 4 National Forests:

  • Bighorn
  • Bridger-Teton
  • Medicine Bow
  • Shoshone National Forest