We are currently hiring for the following position(s):
Summer Backpacking Intern
*Please do not call the Portland office with job inquiries.
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By kristina | 04/26/2013
Registration for Opal Creek Expeditions has been open just a couple short months and already our [...]
By kristina | 03/15/2013
We are one short month away from swinging open that rusty gate and inviting school children, [...]
By kristina | 01/16/2013
This past summer, Opal Creek Ancient Forest Center’s Jawbone staff, headed up by Food Service Director [...]
There was a snowy silence when I arrived in Jawbone Flats. Now the audible hum of [...]
By Brian | 04/17/2013
It was just over two weeks ago when I noticed the first hummingbird had returned to [...]
By katie | 03/15/2013
Opal Creek, wilderness, ancient trees, crystal clear streams…these are words I throw around a lot, with [...]
There was a snowy silence when I arrived in Jawbone Flats. Now the audible hum of spring has set in as school groups, cabin renters, and hikers filter through camp. Everything is new; the season, the staff, the creek have all shifted to a new rhythm and I am no exception. My mind is constantly racing as I absorb everything around me. From the scientific name of the Pacific Giant Salamander (Dicamptodon tenebrosus) to the difference between mosses and liverworts, » Read more…Tweet