Mount Baker-Snoqualmie National Forest

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Mount Baker-Snoqualmie National Forest

Address:21905 64th Ave W
Mountain Terrace, WA 98043

Phone:425-775-9702
Phone: 800-627-0062;
Web: www.fs.fed.us/r6/mbs
Size: 1,724,229 acres.
Location:Northwest and west-central Washington state. Accessible by I-90 and US 2; WA 20, 542, 530, and 410. Nearby cities/towns include Bellingham, Everett, Seattle, and Tacoma.
Facilities:31 campgrounds, 14 group camps, 27 picnic areas, trails (1,500+ miles), 4 ski areas, lookout towers, scenic drives.
Activities:Camping, hunting, fishing, boating, canoeing, whitewater rafting, hiking, mountain biking, horseback riding, mountain climbing, cross-country and downhill skiing, snowmobiling, snowshoeing.
Special Features:Forest extends for more than 140 miles along the western slopes of the Cascade Mountains. Includes 8 wilderness areas, 2 volcanic peaks, Mount Baker and Glacier Peak, which tower thousands of feet above the adjacent ridges, and more glaciers and snow fields than any other national forest in the lower 48 states. Contains the Skagit Wild and Scenic River System, composed of 158 combined miles on the Skagit, Cascade, Sauk, and Suiattle rivers.

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John Phipps, to forest supervisor of Washington's Mt. Baker-Snoqualmie National Forest.
In the Mt. Baker-Snoqualmie National Forest, Sierra Club activists are working with the Forest Service on the closure, obliteration, or conversion to trails of more than 3,000 miles of roads.
Forest Service Ecosystems staff officer for Mt. Baker-Snoqualmie National Forest, Mountlake Terrace, Washington.
"While we have different priorities and do not manage the same way, I believe both agencies can manage in consort," say Walt Weaver, acting supervisor of the Mt. Baker-Snoqualmie National Forest, which lies to the west and south of the North Cascades Park Complex.
There are not any public campgrounds in the area at this time, but informal camping is allowed on Mt. Baker-Snoqualmie National Forest at the upper end of the Middle Fork drainage.
Sammamish Watershed Nooksack Salmon Enhancement Mt. Baker-Snoqualmie National Forest Re-Green Logging Roads (5 sites) South Puget Sound Enhancement Group
[solid index] Hike into an excellent Cascades interpretive experience on the gentle Iron Goat Trail on Washington State's Mt. Baker-Snoqualmie National Forest (206/744-3250).