Spotlights

Calling for New Wilderness Stewards Volunteers

The Wilderness Stewards organization is looking for new volunteers to join their exciting team. A new volunteer orientation is scheduled May 3 @ 9:30-4:00 pm at the Zigzag Ranger Station.

Calling for Summer Internship Positions

Summer internships positions for educational programs on the Mt. Hood National Forest are now open! Work in one of the most beautiful spots in the country while making a difference too.

Judge Approves Jazz Thinning Project

On April 11, 2014, a District Court found the Forest Service complied with the National Forest Management Act and the National Environmental Policy Act approving the Jazz Thinning Project.

New Invasive Plants Report for 2013

The Mt. Hood National Forest successfully implemented its sixth year of noxious weed treatment and prevention since signing the Site-Specific Invasive Plant Treatments FEIS in March 2008.

New grant funding expands transportation on Mt. Hood

The Federal Lands Access Program has awarded $476,000 in new grant funding for expanded transit service to Clackamas County, the Mt. Hood National Forest, and the City of Sandy.

Clackamas Wild and Scenic River

In 1988, Congress designated 47 miles of the Clackamas River, from its origins in the Olallie Lake Scenic Area to Big Cliff, as part of the Federal Wild and Scenic Rivers System.

Congratulations to our 2013 Volunteers of the Year: David Gross

A Forest Service employee receives the Ray C. Davis Volunteer of the Year Award from the Nature Conservancy.

Off-Highway Vehicle Travel Management Plan

Off-Highway Vehicle Management Plan Now in Effect for Mt. Hood National Forest

Tips for Driving in the Forest in Winter

Winter has arrived in the high country so visitors to the Mt. Hood National Forest should expect a wide range of driving conditions on forest roads from now through late spring.

Be Safe in the Snow this Winter

Winter is a great time to be in your national forest. Winter can also bring some different dangers. Find out more about an avalanche awareness workshop by clicking here. Be safe this winter