No Nestle protest at Oxbow Springs Cascade Locks, ORLocal group files to vote on Nestlé

We have just received word that the residents of Hood River County have made history today -- a citizen ballot measure has been filed for the people to decide on the proposed Nestlé bottling plant. Today, Bark stands with the people of Cascade Locks as they determine their community’s future. more

Bark Alert: Summer recap, fall events calendar, and Rad◦i◦cle

Thank you all for a great summer! Below you will find the calendar of events for the next several weeks. Some of these events will fill up fast so visit the website or follow the links below to RSVP and claim a spot for you and a friend! more

Bark Alert: Spinning Fire

What if I told you the number of acres burning this summer is not actually more than should be expected? What if the Forest Service policy of suppressing all fire ignitions wastes millions of federal dollars? What if the media has it all wrong? more

Bark Alert: Ten of Bark's Favorite Places

Some parts of Mt Hood National Forest you've heard of, others you may not know... more

Bark halts over 800 acres of logging near Olallie Lakes

In response to concerns from Bark, Oregon Wild and several individuals, the Forest Service has dropped 869 acres from a proposed timber sale south of Mt. Hood. more

Gary Wiseman working on Signal Fire project at Bark in Portland, ORCritical Habitat: Bark's Artist-in-Residence on Protecting Our Wild and Creative Places

I spent the afternoon in Bark’s new gathering space with Gary Wiseman, Bark’s Artist-in-Residence. We talked about loss of critical habitat for artists in Portland, aesthetically interesting finds from his explorations in Mt. Hood National Forest, and the unique work that he is currently undertaking through a collaboration with Signal Fire, a non-profit that provides opportunities for artists and activists to engage in the natural world more


October Bark About: Mushroom hike
Sun, Oct 11th at 9:00 am

It is time for the annual Mushroom Bark About!

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Ecology Club: Mushroom Indentifying, Cleaning, and Cooking!
Mon, Oct 12th at 6:00 pm

Join us each month to discuss an ecological theme that pertains to Bark’s work on Mt Hood! October's Ecology Club will focus on mushrooms and how to harvest, clean, and prepare them.

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Intro to Forest Policy
Thu, Oct 15th at 6:00 pm

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Artist Talk: Gary Wiseman
Sat, Oct 17th at 4:00 pm

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Bark Hike Leader Training
Sun, Oct 18th at 9:00 am

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Bark TV

Background on the controversial Jazz Timber Sale