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The Wallowa-Whitman National Forest is huge - extending over 2,383,159 acres in northeastern Oregon and western Idaho. The terrain is incredibly varied, ranging in elevation from 875 to 9,845 feet. Plants flourish in environments that range from desert-like in the Hells Canyon countryside to alpine areas at Eagle Cap Wilderness. Wildlife includes many big-game species and includes a total of more than 350 species. Sheep and cattle browse on some 1,868,000 acres of the forest land.

Location: PO Box 907, 1550 Dewey Ave, Baker City Oregon 97814 Telephone 541-523-6391

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(Baker City) Wallowa-Whitman National Forest


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