From recreation and camping to shopping and visitors centers—there’s something to help everyone FIND Outdoors. Visitor Centers offer maps and guidance about local areas, plus educational activities for the whole family. Gift Shops offer the best in forest/outdoor themed gifts, educational supplies, books, clothing, toys and more. Plus, most items are also available in the SHOP and all proceeds go right back to providing more opportunities for you to connect with nature!

Facilities are located on National Forest lands and operated by FIND Outdoors under Special Use Permit through the USDA Forest Service.

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Our story is rooted in education about the FOREST.

Our passion is to help people become INSPIRED.

Our goal is to help people connect with NATURE.

Our drive is to help people learn through DISCOVERY.