Poppino Pavilion Ready For Use

Poppino Pavilion Ready For Use

The Poppino Pavilion has now been completed and is ready for use. The pavilion was built in memory of John Poppino of Milwaukie, Oregon and Marvin Everett of Meridian, Idaho. John was a charter member of Forests Forever, Inc that owns and operates the Hopkins...
Adapting to COVID-19

Adapting to COVID-19

For the safety of our visitors and staff, we asks our visitors to make some modifications to our user guidelines: Visitors welcome 7am-7pm Please limit your stay to 90 minutes if parking area has more than 10 cars Please keep vehicles and visitors 6’ apart or more Do...
Molalla Log House

Molalla Log House

Even in a tumultuous year when Covid-19 has restricted working together and wildfires have threatened to destroy much of our forests, work on the Molalla Log House has continued with the completion of the second story loft and the addition of a shingle roof. Final...
Historic Fire Lookout Dream Comes True!

Historic Fire Lookout Dream Comes True!

It’s taken more than ten years to relocate the Clatskanie Mountain Fire Lookout Tower to its new home at the Hopkins Demonstration Forest in Beavercreek. And, the tower is now ready for education programs at the forest and will be a special place for children and...

New Student Natural Resource Leaders Coming to Forest Near You!

Career and technical education for high school students will be taking new shape in Oregon following the passage of Ballot Measure 98 last November. Career and technical education (formerly known as vocational education) has historically been an important part of...

Hopkins Celebrates 25 Years!

It was September, 1991 when the gate officially opened at a public dedication event held at the Hopkins Memorial Tree Farm in Beavercreek, southeast of Oregon City. Nearly 200 woodland owners, neighbors, friends and family came to see what was new. This was big news...