Hiawatha National Forest/Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore Interagency Visitor Center400 E. Munising AvenueMunising, Michigan 49862(906) 387-3700Hiawatha National ForestRapid River Ranger District8181 US Hwy 2Rapid River, Michigan 49878(906) 474-6442
A Non-Profit Membership based organization dedicated to Supporting the Enviromental Education and Interpretive Efforts of the Hiawatha National Forest.
Our Purpose is to provide for visitors’ enhanced enjoyment and understanding of the Hiawatha National Forest’s Munising Ranger District, including Grand Island National Recreation Area, and the Rapid River Ranger District. The HIawatha Interpretive Association assists the Forest Service by providing financial support to accomplish the following educational objectives:* Promoting wise stewardship of the National Forest Lands.* Interpreting natural and cultural heritage through educational programs, publications and exhibits.* Encouraging no-trace camping.* Enhancing forest visitor’s recreational opportunities.* Helping visitors learn about National Forest management.