Roadless Radness

Opal Creek, Willamette National Forest © Ron Cooper

Check out this great web site Roadlessland.org to find locate roadless areas, print topo maps for free, oggle gorgeous photos and get directions to the roadless areas near you!

From Roadlessland.org:

The forest service Inventoried Roadless areas include approximately 60 million acres of land, most of which is in the western US, Puerto Rico and Alaska. Many of the roadless areas in the lower 48 states are plots of land that are immediately adjacent to wilderness areas, parks and other protected lands.

This website maps all of the roadless areas covered by the roadless rule. The site also contains a database of information about many of these areas and a place where anyone can upload photos and comments about the areas.

Because really, who wants to recreate on a road? Now get out and explore! Thanks to the Outdoor Alliance for giving us a heads up about this awesome site!

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