Free Event

August Ecology Club: Intro to Forest Ecology

Join us to talk about what makes a Pacific Northwest forest unique: fire, climate, and the mesmerizing stages of forest succession in a Westside forest.

(CANCELLED) December Ecology Club: Bat Night!

*We are sorry to say that Bat Night has been cancelled. Please check back for more opportunities to explore the ecology of My. Hood, including future volunteer-led Ecology Club events every second Wednesday of each month.*

June Ecology Club: Mt. Hood Geology

Ready to take a tour inside Mount Hood?  Join Bark's Ecology Club this June and we will go layer by layer into this dynamic and iconic volcano.

May Ecology Club: Forest Game Night!

This will be an interactive, role-playing game style, with participants presenting different perspectives on forest management.

March Ecology Club: Stories of Place

Come with your stories from Mt Hood and beyond as we use our words in gratitude and re-connection.

February Ecology Club: Wildlife Tracking

This month we are excited to have the friendly folks from Cascadia Wild join us to disc

Base Camp Workshop: Surveying for Red Tree Voles

Join us at Base Camp for a discussion about one of the forest's most fascinating tree-dwelling creatures

December Bark About to the Gorge

The Eagle Creek fire in the Columbia Gorge ignited many people's awareness about living with fire in our ecosystem.

June Bark About: Fire Hike

Wildfire has been a very misunderstood but essential and beneficial aspect of our forests.

*FULL: November Bark About Hike: Mushrooms of Mt. Hood

*Our annual mushroom hike is now FULL* Please check our events calendar for more opportunities to get involved with Bark's work to protect Mt. Hood National Forest!