Oregon

Field Trips and Events

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Join us on a hike. Learn from our experts at a lecture. Get your hands dirty at a volunteer work party. Any way you choose to engage, we're happy you're here. Find a listing of upcoming events below!


Special Events


  • Powerful Pollinators Hike

    Upper Table Rock
    North of Medford in Southwest Oregon
    May 15, 2016

    Find out what all the buzz is about by joining Sarah Red-Laird, a.k.a. Bee Girl, who will explain why pollination is essential for our survival. On this family-friendly hike learn about the birds and the bees and their relationship with the wildflowers and trees that... Learn more


  • Whooo Comes Out at Night Hike

    Lower Table Rock
    North of Medford in Southwest Oregon
    May 14, 2016

    Join Tony Kerwin and Steve Godwin, wildlife biologists with the BLM, to look for creatures and listen to sounds of the night from dusk ‘til dark on a jaunt around the Lower Table Rock Loop Trail (1/2-mile accessible trail). Steve will attempt to lure pygmy, gre... Learn more


  • Beautiful Butterflies and Incredible Insects Hike

    Lower Table Rock
    North of Medford in Southwest Oregon
    May 14, 2016

    Entomologist and Affiliate Professor of Biology at Southern Oregon University Dr. Peter Schroeder will lead a hike to observe and discuss the beautiful butterflies and other incredible insects that live on or flutter by the Table Rocks. On this hike, Peter will ... Learn more


  • Fire on the Rocks Hike

    Lower Table Rock
    North of Medford in Southwest Oregon
    May 07, 2016

    Join Lomakatsi Restoration Project Field Ecologist Lyndia Hammer and BLM Fire Ecologist Jena Volpe to explore a remarkable diversity of vegetation types and their relationship with fire. The Klamath Region has a long history with fire, which has been vital ... Learn more


  • Camassia Mother's Day Fun

    Camassia Natural Area
    West Linn, OR
    May 08, 2016

    This natural area just outside of Portland features a spectacular spring wildflower bloom, geologic features and abundant local wildlife, including nesting osprey. Volunteer naturalists will be stationed along our flat one-mile trail, educating visitors about local w... Learn more


  • Cascade Head Preserve Hike

    Cascade Head Preserve
    North of Lincoln City, OR

    June 25, 2016

    Conservancy volunteer naturalists will guide you on this coastal promontory, highlighting the local natural wonders, Conservancy efforts and fun facts. We will meet at Knight Park at 10am. The hike is 5 miles round trip with significant elevation gain. Registration i... Learn more


  • Zumwalt Prairie Guided Hike

    Wallowa County, in northeast Oregon (near Enterprise and Joseph)
    June 11, 2016

    Join Conservancy staff on a hike around Oregon's largest privately owned nature sanctuary and North America's largest remaining grassland of its type. Participants will hike around the preserve in the morning, and in the afternoon you are invited to a BBQ featuring l... Learn more


  • Willow Creek Mother's Day Hike

    Willow Creek Preserve
    Eugene, OR
    May 08, 2016

    Join Conservancy staff on a tour of this special Willamette Valley preserve. You will have the chance to learn about Fender’s blue butterfly ecology and prairie restoration while exploring Willow Creek preserve. What better way to spend Mother's Day? Registrati... Learn more


  • Cascade Head Preserve Hike

    Cascade Head Preserve
    North of Lincoln City, OR
    August 13, 2016

    Conservancy volunteer naturalists will guide you on this coastal promontory, highlighting the local, natural wonders, Conservancy efforts and fun facts. We will meet at Knight Park at 10am. The hike is 5 miles round trip with significant elevation gain. Registration ... Learn more


  • Cascade Head Preserve Hike

    Cascade Head Preserve 
    North of Lincoln City, OR
    July 30, 2016

    Conservancy volunteer naturalists will guide you on this coastal promontory, highlighting the local, natural wonders, Conservancy efforts and fun facts. We will meet at Knight Park at 10am. The hike is 5 miles round trip with significant elevation gain. Registration ... Learn more


  • Camassia Natural Area Hike

    Camassia Natural Area
    West Linn, OR
    May 01, 2016

    Join Conservancy volunteer naturalists on a hike at this spectacular Portland-area site. Volunteer naturalists will guide visitors along the flat one-mile trail, offering natural resource history, preserve information and fun facts. The program begins at 10 a.m. and ... Learn more


  • Camassia Natural Area Hike

    Camassia Natural Area
    West Linn, OR
    May 14, 2016

    Join Conservancy volunteer naturalists on a hike at this spectacular Portland-area site. Volunteer naturalists will guide visitors along the flat one-mile trail, offering natural resource history, preserve information and fun facts. The program begins at 10 a.m. and ... Learn more


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