Oscar Timber Sale

The Oscar Sale (scoping phase) has been canceled. The thinning units have been moved to the South Fork Thin project.

Project Status: 
General Information
Clackamas River Ranger District
Total Acres: 

South Fork Clackamas

Total Acres: 
"Purpose & Need": 

For the area proposed to be clear-cut convert slowly growing diseased stands into young productive stands that are capable of growth commensurate with the site potential. ' Another example of older trees being sought because they are exhibiting natural signs of their age.'

Bark Comments: 

Regeneration units 1,2,10,11 and 16. "Regeneration" is Forest Service code for "Clearcut."

Timber Sale Names: 

Oscar (373 Acres)
Status: Cancelled!

Driving Directions: 

Take 224 to Estacada. At Estacada turn right on 211. Take 211 for 5 miles to 45, marked Dodge from 211. Follow 45/dodge into Mt. National Forest.Oscar is spread out around the next 10 miles of road. Orchard is off 220. The 220 sign might be shot out. Look for 210 sign on right, next left is 220. You have past it when 4545 is on right.
The timber sale planning area is located off road 45 on the ridge between S. Fork Clackamas and Memaloose Creek

Road Comments: 

Roads proposed to be closed include 4545130 (1.06 miles) and 4545120 (.1 mile).