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Coming Up - NFH Annual Conference - April 28, 2018 - Sacramento, CA
Next Generation:
Honoring the Past, Treasuring the Present, Shaping the Future


What is the Cabin Program? Read an overview.

January Deadlines:

Lottery
FINAL Month of the
NFH Membership Sign-in Lottery

Sign into the NFH website by no later than the end of this month (January 31) to become eligible for one of three free 2018 NFH Memberships available in January. 

This is our third and final month of the Sign-In Lottery, so if you've never signed in, now's the time!

Three free 2018 NFH Memberships were randomly selected to be awarded in November, again in December of 2017.  The final three memberships will be awarded in January by random drawing to those members who sign into the NFH website.

Random drawings for this promotion end with this final drawing in January 2018.

Note to Voting Members:
NFH Elections Online in March 2018

NFH is will be conducting our elections online in March this year; see news of it in our upcoming newsletter. For certified voters to click and vote for our next leaders.

Important: If you know of a voter who cannot get online, please let them know to reach out to Executive Director, Sharon Leach at 1.800.669.9971 to request a mailed ballot.

NFH 2018 Cabin Community Awards!
Your Nominations Invited

Do you know of a Forest Service staff member in your district who has gone out of his or her way to be caring and responsive?

2017 Recreation Advocate Award presented to

Michael DeSmit, USFS Special Uses, Fremont-Winema NF (right)
by NFH VP 2016 Brad Aspell

Or a cabin owner or friend of the cabin community who is always stepping up to help? Maybe a cabin tract deserves recognition? Please take a moment and say thanks with an award nomination:

Outstanding Volunteer
Outstanding Tract Association
NFH Recreation Advocate of the Year

Learn more about these awards and then submit your nominations to our Awards Chair, Don Norton at

Deadline is January 31st!


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Did You Know?
Pay USFS Fees Online

The USFS allows permit holders to pay their annual permit fees online using a credit card, with no transaction cost added. 

2018 Permit Fees reflect an annual increase of 1.405% over 2017 fees. 

Click here to see the 2018 Permit Fees and directions for paying your permit fee by credit card to the USFS.

Donate to NFH, a Guidestar-certified
non-profit organization.

We are a 501c4 membership association, and while your donation is not tax-deductible, every dollar is spent to advocate for recreation residence permit holders on our national forests.

Looking Back:
2017 NFH Fall Forum in Salt Lake City

October 13, 2017

See photos and presentations.

NEXT Fall Forum -
Coming to Tucson, Arizona