Nature, Foraging, and Expedition Classes

Wild Foods of the Coastal Forest

Sunday April 12, 2020

Learn to identify and forage the wild foods found within the Oregon coastal rainforest…

Spring Mushroom Challenge: Morels (April 25)

Saturday April 25, 2020

Spend a spring day foraging for the evasive morel mushroom, and learn about forest…

Spring Mushroom Challenge: Morels (April 26)

Sunday April 26, 2020

Spend a spring day foraging for the evasive morel mushroom, and learn about forest…

Plant Identification in Tryon Creek State Park

Sunday April 26, 2020

This hike is an introduction to native plants found in our local forests such as…

Spring Mushroom Challenge: Morels (May 2)

Saturday May 02, 2020

Spend a spring day foraging for the evasive morel mushroom, and learn about forest…

Spring Mushroom Foray (May 3)

Sunday May 03, 2020

Spend a day in the spring forests of Mt. Adams and participate in Mother Nature’s…

Mussels & Seaweed Harvest (May 9)

Saturday May 09, 2020

Join us for a day at the coast tasting fresh seaweed, preparing mussel dishes and…

Spring Mushroom Challenge: Morels (May 9)

Saturday May 09, 2020

Spend a spring day foraging for the evasive morel mushroom, and learn about forest…

Spring Mushroom Challenge: Morels (May 10)

Sunday May 10, 2020

Spend a spring day foraging for the evasive morel mushroom, and learn about forest…

Mussels & Seaweed Harvest (May 10)

Sunday May 10, 2020

Join us for a day at the coast tasting fresh seaweed, preparing mussel dishes and…

Spring Herbal Preparations

Saturday May 16, 2020

This workshop will create herbal preparations, such as cottonwood, nettles, and hawthorn…

Mt. Hood Mushroom Hunt (May 16)

Saturday May 16, 2020

Spend a spring day foraging and learning plant identification on Mt. Hood for morel…

Mt. Hood Mushroom Hunt (May 17)

Sunday May 17, 2020

Spend a spring day foraging and learning plant identification on Mt. Hood for morel…

Mountain Mushroom Forage (May 23)

Saturday May 23, 2020

Spend a spring day foraging and learning plant identification near Trout Lake, WA…

Mountain Mushroom Forage (May 24)

Sunday May 24, 2020

Spend a spring day foraging and learning plant identification near Trout Lake, WA…

Mountain Mushroom Forage (May 30)

Saturday May 30, 2020

Spend a spring day foraging and learning plant identification near Trout Lake, WA…

Spring Mushroom Foray (May 31)

Sunday May 31, 2020

Spend a day in the spring forests of Mt. Adams and participate in Mother Nature’s…

Old Growth Forest Plant Identification & Ecology

Saturday June 06, 2020

The class will focus on the characteristics and ecology of an old growth forest as…

Forests After Fires: Plant Identification, Ecology & History

Sunday June 07, 2020

Join us as we explore the remnants and regrowth after the 2017 Eagle Creek fire,…

Doug Fir Distillation & Lotion Making

Saturday June 13, 2020

Students will create an anti-inflammatory hydrosol from Doug Fir using a large-scale…

Sunstones & Hot Springs: CO-ED Rockhounding Road Trip!

Saturday June 20, 2020

Join us for a CO-ED camping trip & rockhounding expedition in the remote borderlands…

Clamming & Coastal Edibles (June 27th)

Saturday June 27, 2020

This class will introduce students to clamming, and foraging edible wild plants that…

Clamming & Coastal Edibles (June 28th)

Sunday June 28, 2020

This class will introduce students to clamming, and foraging edible wild plants that…

Surfperch Fishing (July 11)

Saturday July 11, 2020

Students will learn proper rigging, a range of baits, fishing regulations, and most…

Surfperch Fishing (July 12)

Sunday July 12, 2020

Students will learn proper rigging, a range of baits, fishing regulations, and most…

Clamming & Coastal Edibles (July 26th)

Sunday July 26, 2020

This class will introduce students to clamming, and foraging edible wild plants that…

Wildflower Identification on Mount Hood

Saturday August 01, 2020

Join us as we explore the wild colors and varieties of the late summer alpine wildflowers…

Surfperch Fishing (August 22)

Saturday August 22, 2020

Students will learn proper rigging, a range of baits, fishing regulations, and most…

Surfperch Fishing (August 23)

Sunday August 23, 2020

Students will learn proper rigging, a range of baits, fishing regulations, and most…

Coastal Wild Berry Jams

Sunday August 30, 2020

This workshop offers students the chance to learn how to preserve the wild summer…