This forest provides a variety of camping areas, trails, recreation, and diverse ecosystems that support a large variety of plants, fish, mammals, and bird species. Dogs are allowed at no additional fee. Dogs may not be left unattended, and they must be leashed and cleaned up after in the camp areas. Dogs are not allowed on the beach, however, they are allowed on the trails. The camping and tent areas also allow dogs. There is a dog walk area at the campground.