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Celebrate National Forest Week

Celebrate National Forest Week (NFW), July 10 – 16, 2023 on the Black Hills National Forest.

NFW highlights the incredible 193-million-acre National Forest System across the country and all the benefits it provides to the public.

Several free Forest events, including a guided hike, a forest photography workshop, educational programs at the Pactola Visitor Center and a campground sing-along will be taking place next week to showcase some of the amazing outdoor opportunities that can be found within the Black Hills National Forest.

Upcoming Programs:

Thursday, July 13, 1 – 2 p.m. – Junior Forest...