UPCOMING EVENTS

Groundtruthing 101: Fun with Maps
Thursday, July 27, 2017 -
6:00pm to 8:00pm

Groundtruthing involves documenting threats to public forests and finding inconsistencies between what the Forest Service says and what is actually occurring on the... read more

Groundtruthing 201: Fun in the Forest
Saturday, July 29, 2017 -
9:00am to 5:00pm

This will be the second part of our July Groundtruthing training. We will learn to safely navigate our way through the forest with basic map and compass skills, play detective amongst the trees, and learn to see all the... read more

Base Camp 2017 August Planning Meeting
Monday, August 7, 2017 -
6:00pm to 8:00pm

August Bark About Hike: Intro to Backpacking
Sunday, August 13, 2017 -
9:00am to 5:00pm

Have you been curious about backpacking, but intimidated by all the details? Going for a hike is a great way to plan a backpacking trip! Bark hike leaders Lo Goldberg and Bob Koscik will lead a fun hike and discuss the ins and outs of backpacking. We'll focus on food, water, and waste, as well... read more

August Ecology Club: Intro to Forest Ecology
Monday, August 14, 2017 -
6:30pm to 8:30pm

Dr. Trygve Steen, local forest ecologist, will give a talk about the fascinating, intricate of the web of life in our backyard forests! While this class will be appropriate for beginners, Dr. Steen’s presentation is sure to engage seasoned forest ecologists as well.

Join us to talk about... read more

Bark Summer Base Camp
Thursday, August 24, 2017 - 9:00am to Thursday, September 7, 2017 - 5:00pm

Bark's Summer Base Camp 2017 - during August and September, for 14 days:  
*Aug 24-Sept 7*

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September Bark About Hike
Sunday, September 10, 2017 -
9:00am to 5:00pm

Since the beginning, Bark has offered free, monthly hikes to Mt. Hood National Forest and surrounding public lands. We believe that by witnessing the breathtaking Cascade ecosystem and learning about the many threats it faces, we can build stronger advocates for the protection of our public... read more

September Ecology Club: Forest Invertebrates
Monday, September 11, 2017 -
6:30pm to 8:30pm

With well over 1 million known species, insects and other invertebrates eclipse all other forms of life on Earth. The ecological services of insects, such as pollination, are vital to life on this planet. Though they are indisputably the most important creatures on earth, invertebrates are... read more

October Bark About Hike
Sunday, October 8, 2017 -
9:00am to 5:00pm

Since the beginning, Bark has offered free, monthly hikes to Mt. Hood National Forest and surrounding public lands. We believe that by witnessing the breathtaking Cascade ecosystem and learning about the many threats it faces, we can build stronger advocates for the protection of our public... read more

October Ecology Club
Monday, October 9, 2017 -
6:30pm to 8:30pm

Join us on the second Monday of each month to discuss an ecological theme that pertains to Bark’s work on Mt Hood or seasonal skills to give the community a deeper appreciation and understanding of NW ecology. Some months we will have presenters bringing their unique skills to the community.... read more

November Bark About Hike
Sunday, November 12, 2017 -
9:00am to 5:00pm

Since the beginning, Bark has offered free, monthly hikes to Mt. Hood National Forest and surrounding public lands. We believe that by witnessing the breathtaking Cascade ecosystem and learning about the many threats it faces, we can build stronger advocates for the protection of our public... read more

November Ecology Club
Monday, November 13, 2017 -
6:30pm to 8:30pm

Join us on the second Monday of each month to discuss an ecological theme that pertains to Bark’s work on Mt Hood or seasonal skills to give the community a deeper appreciation and understanding of NW ecology. Some months we will have presenters bringing their unique skills to the community.... read more

December Bark About Hike
Sunday, December 10, 2017 -
9:00am to 5:00pm

Since the beginning, Bark has offered free, monthly hikes to Mt. Hood National Forest and surrounding public lands. We believe that by witnessing the breathtaking Cascade ecosystem and learning about the many threats it faces, we can build stronger advocates for the protection of our public... read more

December Ecology Club
Monday, December 11, 2017 -
6:30pm to 8:30pm

Join us on the second Monday of each month to discuss an ecological theme that pertains to Bark’s work on Mt Hood or seasonal skills to give the community a deeper appreciation and understanding of NW ecology. Some months we will have presenters bringing their unique skills to the community.... read more