Friends of the

Cherokee National Forest

The mission of the Friends of the Cherokee National Forest is to conserve, protect, and promote the outstanding natural beauty and ecological vitality of the Cherokee National Forest for current and future generations through strong partnerships with the Cherokee National Forest, volunteers, donors, board members, community members and partners.


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Becoming a Friend of the Cherokee National Forest is an excellent way to show your commitment to the conservation of one of our region’s most important and diverse ecosystems.

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Join our passionate community of Friends who share a love and commitment to safeguarding the Cherokee National Forest.  Follow us on our social media channels, and join the conversation by sharing your own stories, videos, and photos to inspire others to get involved.  Remember to follow us on Facebook, and together, let’s spread the word about the importance of caring for this treasured natural resource.