This spectacular 3,400-acre area of forest is named for the trees planted there in the wake of the 1970 Bear Fire. Each one bears the name of a child and is part of some of the most beautiful backcountry in the San Bernardino Mountains.
The mission of the Children’s Forest is to provide opportunities for youth to take a leadership role in forest management by giving them a legitimate voice in caring for our local mountains. Through formal education and volunteer programs, we aim to evoke a fascination with nature that engenders a commitment to life-long learning and environmental stewardship.
32573 Highway 18, Running Springs, CA 92382
Phone: (909) 867-5996
Hours: Saturdays & Sundays, 9:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Open from Memorial to Labor Day