North Clack Timber Sale Public Comment Period

Take action against Mt. Hood National Forest Logging in the North Clack Timber more

Do Good for Mt. Hood this Earth Day

Treat yourself while giving back this Earth Day! more

Bark has joined the Stand4Forests movement!

We are thrilled to see the unification of local forest groups from all across the country, leveraging their local and place-based expertise to create a movement that reaches Washington more

Spring Volunteer Opportunities

Ready to schedule some quality time with Bark? more

Love Snow? Here Are Bark's Favorite Snow Hikes

Our favorite Mt. Hood wintertime hikes! more

Gnarl Ridge fire near Tilly Jane areaBark's Policy on Forest Fire and Ecology

Read Bark's Fire Policy, background information, and fire science resources.

You can read an abbreviated version of Bark's Fire Policy here and find the full policy including background information and a list of fire science resources in the document linked below. more

Joining Bark at an Exciting Time

Like the forest ecosystem we strive to protect, Bark has experienced a transformational year of both challenge and opportunity for more

Bark Statement of Solidarity with Wet'suwet'en Nation Against Pipeline

Bark stands in solidarity with the Wet’suwet’en nation against TransCanada’s Coastal Gaslink Pipeline, and denounces the violent actions of the RCMP and Canadian government. This is an  issue close to many of our hearts. We ask that TransCanada and the RCMP end the attack on Indigenous people defending their land and more

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Radicle Training: Campaign Toolbox
Thu, May 2nd at 6:00 pm

This Rad◦i◦cle training focuses on the tools of advocacy, activism, and public engagement.... read more

Bark Hike Leader Training
Sat, May 4th at 9:00 am

Do you love sharing your enthusiasm for Mt. Hood with others? Ever considered leading a Bark hike? At this hike leader training, we will provide you with all the tools you need to facilitate a meaningful and fun experience in the forest. You will recieve a primer in navigation, emergency preparedness, and the art of crafting a conservation-themed hike tailored to a broad audience.... read more

May Ecology Club: Pollinators and Invasive Species
Wed, May 8th at 6:30 pm

Join us at our May meeting for two presentations from our friends at the Walama Restoration Project!... read more

irisCrash Course in Botany: A Fundraiser for Bark
Fri, May 10th at 9:00 am

Join the Arctos School of Herbal and Botanical Studies for this class on the basics of botany.... read more

Mother's Day Bark About Hike: Forest Fairies + Friends
Sun, May 12th at 9:00 am

This hike will focus on the littlest Barkers, the pace will be slow and we will take plenty of time to explore the small things in the forest!... read more

Radicle Training: Thinking Like a Forest Plan
Thu, May 16th at 6:00 pm

Join Bark's Staff Attorney and Policy Coordinator, Brenna Bell for a deeper dive into the different components of how a Forest Plan works... read more

June Bark About Hike
Sun, Jun 9th at 9:00 am


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Returning to the controversial Jazz Timber Sale

"It doesn't even look like a forest!"