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In one of the last low-elevation old-growth forests in the Pacific Northwest,
we are transforming curiosity into knowledge
and outdoor experiences into love.
Promoting conservation through educational experiences in wilderness since 1989.

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Make the most of your Opal Creek trip this summer!

Dreaming of shady forest trails and crystal-clear swimming holes? Here’s what you need to know to have a fun, safe, and hassle-free Opal Creek  more…

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Jul 29

Forest Service Education Series – Forest Management

Join our local Detroit district forest rangers for a series of educational talks throughout the summer! These will be open to the public and  more…

Jul 30

Backcountry Basics 3

ages 10-12 Average daily mileage: 4 This backcountry adventure will focus on the skills needed to be a comfortable, competent, and happy hiker. We’ll  more…

Aug 6

Tour de Lacs: Extended Expedition – FULL

ages 14-18 Average daily mileage: 7 Join us for the first time ever in the Mt. Jefferson Wilderness! Over the course of seven days  more…

Aug 6

Ladies of the Cascades – FULL

ages 12-15 Average daily mileage: 5 Ladies, grab your girlfriends for this Cascades lake tour! A route chosen by girls and for girls, we’ll  more…

Aug 12

Forest Service Education Series – Watershed Conservation

Join our local Detroit district forest rangers for a series of educational talks throughout the summer! These will be open to the public and  more…

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