Base Camp

Base Camp 2017 Planning Meeting

Join us at an open Base Camp planning meeting on Monday, May 29th, from 6-8pm at the Bark Dugout: 351 NE 18th Ave in Portland. All are invited to this meeting who are interested in helping plan our Base Camp, which will be out in the forest August 24th – September 7th in the Crystal Clear Timber Sale.

Bark Alert: Base Camp 2017!

We’re hosting a free campout in Mt. Hood National Forest! I want to invite you to join Bark from August 24th – September 7th, as we once again host a free campout in a beautiful setting where we can gather together to protect this amazing place and celebrate this community.

Base Camp Celebration!

Bark staff and volunteers invite you to a celebration of the success of this year's summer campout!

Base Camp volunteers protect and restore the Upper Clackamas

We’re now halfway done field-checking the project, and boots-on-the-ground in all the remaining units will help us make a strong case for protecting the most ecologically sensitive areas of the beautiful Upper Clackamas watershed.

Forest Forum Theater @ Base Camp

Forum theater is a tool for teaching people how to change their world. It was created by Augusto Boal as a part of the “Theater of the Oppressed”. It is designed to empower people to engage with others to stop injustice and de-escalate conflict.

Wildlife Tracking Hike w/ Cascadia Wild

Cascadia Wild will introduce and strengthen folks ability to read animal signs in Mt. Hood National Forest.

Protect the Pack: Base Camp Wolf Night

The wolf has long been a symbol of survival in dire circumstances.

Huckleberry Hike with Devil's Club

Join Devil’s Club August 14th for a Huckleberry Hike near Bark's Summer Base Camp, by Austin Hot Sp

Plant Wisdom Hike with the Arctos School

Join Missy Rohs and Gradey Proctor from the Arctos School as we explore forests both recently logged and beautiful old growth forests to learn abo