Mendocino National Forest


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Mendocino National Forest

Address:825 N Humbolt Ave
Willows, CA 95988

Phone:530-934-3316
Fax:530-934-7384
Web: www.fs.fed.us/r5/mendocino
Size: 913,306 acres.
Location:Northwestern California. Accessible by I-5, US 101, CA 20, and CA 162. Nearby cities/towns include Corning, Laytonville, Sacramento, Ukiah, and Willits.
Facilities:30 campgrounds, 4 group camps, dispersed camping, resorts (concession operated), picnic sites, hiking trails, OHV trails (350+ miles).
Activities:Camping, hunting, fishing, boating, swimming, water-skiing, whitewater rafting, hiking, mountain biking, horseback riding, OHV riding, rock hounding, hang gliding, cross-country skiing, snowmobiling.
Special Features:Only California national forest not crossed by paved roads. Features 300 miles of streams and 2,000 acres of lakes and ponds, mineral hot springs, Yolla Bolly-Middle Eel and Snow Mountain wilderness areas.

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Straddling the eastern spur of the Coastal Mountain Range in northwestern California, the 913,000 acre Mendocino National Forest is the only National Forest in California not crossed by a paved road or highway.
Heading west 1/4 mile on County Road A-9, you'll come to a Mendocino National Forest district ranger station (open 8 to 4:30 weekdays).
California's largest fire, in the Mendocino National Forest, consumed more than 24,000 acres and kept residents on alert for possible evacuation.
today announced test results from its joint venture application of LACCOSET Re-Veg(TM) to the Trough Fire area of the Mendocino National Forest damaged in August 2001.

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