Canyon Creek Meadows Restoration Project - July 12, 2017 - 7:15 am - Bend

    SNOW DELAY – NEW DATE – July 12-13

    We will carpool from Penny’s at 7:30 and meet FS Rangers at Sisters Ranger Station at 8:00 or you can meet us at Jack Lake Trailhead at 8:30.

    Canyon Creek Meadows is in the Mt Jefferson Wilderness close to Three Fingered Jack. We will assist FS Rangers to close down some illegal campsites, do some general clean-up and restoration, and to install some trail signs. This will be a one night backpack or you can join us as a day-hiker for one day or two.

    You will need work gloves, long sleeves and long pants, sturdy hiking boots and eye protection (eyeglasses or sunglasses will suffice.) You will need to bring the ten essentials including food, water,  sun and rain protection, extra layers, first aid kit, insect repellant, and backpacking gear if you are staying overnight.

    No dogs please. Please bring a few dollars gas money for your driver.

    Go to the event's page for more information and to RSVP once RSVPs are open.

    Green Lakes Restoration Project - July 20, 2017 - 8:00 am - Bend

    JULY 20-23

    Green Lakes is one of the most popular spots in the Three Sisters Wilderness nestled between South Sister and Broken Top. It gets a lot of visitors and needs lots of TLC to keep it in pristine condition. We will work with Deschutes National Forest Rangers to restore campsites, repair trails, clean up trash and install signs. You can backpack in for two days to four days or you can day hike in and join us for one or two days.

    This date is provisional.

    Go to the event's page for more information and to RSVP once RSVPs are open.

    Park Meadow and Golden Lake Restoration Project - August 3, 2017 - 8:00 am - Bend

    AUGUST 3-5

    Park Meadow and Golden Lake are tucked away, almost secretly,  high up on the north shoulder of Broken Top. We will assist Deschutes National Forest Rangers to rehabilitate campsites and do some clean up. Backpacking is recommended for this event because it is a 5 mile hike to the meadow and almost 2 more to the lake.

    This date is provisional.

    Go to the event's page for more information and to RSVP once RSVPs are open.

    Separation Creek Meadow Trail Project - August 13, 2017 - 8:00 am - Bend, OR 97701

    AUGUST 13 -19

    Separation Creek Meadow Trail, in the Three Sisters Wilderness, is described by the Forest Service as a primitive trail that may be difficult to find sometimes. A Wilderness Volunteers Group will be working to improve the trail on the northern end while we will be assisting Rangers from the Willamette National Forest at the southern end near Cole Chuck Meadow and Indian Holes. We have the option of hiking in from Devils Lake TH  or from Foley Ridge TH in the West Cascades. Due to the long hike in,  this event will not be suitable for day hike.

    This date is provisional.

    Go to the event's page for more information and to RSVP once RSVPs are open.

    Benson Lake Trail Project - August 28, 2017 - 8:00 am - Bend

    AUGUST 28-29

    This project is based out of Scott Lake and will work on rerouting Benson Lake Trail supervised by Rangers from Willamette National Forest.

    This date is provisional.

    Go to the event's page for more information and to RSVP once RSVPs are open.

    Camp and Demaris Lakes Restoration Project - September 8, 2017 - 8:00 am - Bend

    SEPTEMBER 8-10

    We will backpack in from Pole Creek TH to restore and clean up campsites, and install signs around Demaris, Camp and Chambers Lakes working with Deschutes National Forest Rangers.

    This date is provisional.

    Go to the event's page for more information and to RSVP once RSVPs are open.

    Mink Lake Sign Installation Backpack - September 19, 2017 - 8:00 am - Bend

    SEPTEMBER 19-23

    We will hike in on Six Lakes Trail to a base camp at Mink Lake. We will install 8 trail signs over the course of 4 or 5 days with pack animal support.

    This date is provisional.

    Go to the event's page for more information and to RSVP once RSVPs are open.

    Love It and Leave It Clean Day Hikes - September 30, 2017 - 8:00 am - Bend

    Continuing our annual tradition of one day hikes on the most popular wilderness trails in central Oregon. We will divide up into teams based on our abilities and hike with a Ranger or trained volunteer to clean up trails, day use areas and campsites.  Hikes will be graded from easy to moderate. No experience necessary .

    Go to the event's page for more information and to RSVP once RSVPs are open.

    Tenas Lakes Restoration Project - October 7, 2017 - 8:00 am - Bend

    OCTOBER 7-8

    This will be a campsite restoration and clean up project in the Tenas Lakes area with Willamette NF Rangers.

    This date is provisional .

    Go to the event's page for more information and to RSVP once RSVPs are open.

Jefferson, Washington, Three Sisters, Diamond, Thielsen

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