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Where to Go

Child with Binoculars

Where would you like to go to practice your skills NatureWatcher?

  • Forest Service Interactive Visitor Map to locate where to go and what to see on National Forests and Grasslands.
  • USFS National Accessibility website can help you plan trips that ensure access to the best natural resources the country has to offer – on National Forests!
  • Find a Forest or Grassland managed by the USDA Forest Service, using this easy search engine.
  • Build a trip and make a reservation using the Recreation.gov website.
  • Wildlife Viewing Areas allows you to search by state or species for locations where certain animals and plants can likely be found.
  • California Watchable Wildlife is a great site for West Coast NatureWatching.
  • Wilderness.net is the main site for locating wilderness areas throughout the country, getting training, and locating Federal agency resources.
  • Discover the Forest to find places to get outside wherever you live and have fun with cool activities and links.
  • Take me Fishing with the help of state fish and wildlife agencies identified more than 250 family-friendly places to fish and boat across the country. Check the link for the Top 10 and Top 100 voted places.