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October 2018

Geology of Netarts Bay: Fossil Discovery

October 6, 2018 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
free

Digging deep into the Netarts Bay area helps us piece together the story of this unique area. Headlands that were once under the Pacific Ocean now hold the secrets of what once lived off our coastline. Join WEBS in learning about the fossilized evidence captured within the rocks!

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Wild Mushroom Walk

October 20, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
free
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Join Ida Gianopulos for an easy hike through Sitka Wetlands in search of mushrooms. The Lower Nehalem Community Trust has preserved this wetlands from development, creating instead a wildlife sanctuary. Ida will focus our attention to the variety of fungi in these wetlands, and the role they play in our environment – not just the role they play in the kitchen. Learn basic mushroom identification and how to use a guidebook. This ecology-focused mushroom hike takes place on conserved land,…

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Wild Mushroom Walk

October 20, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Sitka Wetlands A Nehalem, OR United States
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Join Ida Gianopulos for an easy hike through Sitka Wetlands in search of mushrooms. The Lower Nehalem Community Trust has preserved this wetlands from development, creating instead a wildlife sanctuary. Ida will focus our attention to the variety of fungi in these wetlands, and the role they play in our environment – not just the role they play in the kitchen. Learn basic mushroom identification and how to use a guidebook. This ecology-focused mushroom hike takes place on conserved land,…

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Virtual Tour of Oregon’s Marine Reserves

October 30, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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Go on a virtual underwater tour of Oregon’s five marine sites to explore the work being done by ODFW and their many collaborators October 30 in Tillamook, 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm at Tillamook County Library Hatfield Room. Dive deeper into the northern most site, Cape Falcon Marine Reserve. We will also discuss input ODFW will be seeking from local communities for development of the Cape Falcon Marine Reserve site management plan in the next 6 months. What about the…

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December 2018

Trailkeepers of Oregon Scout School Workshop

December 15, 2018 @ 8:30 am - 12:30 pm
Cape Lookout State Park, 13000 Whiskey Creek Road
Tillamook, OR, 97141
Free
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Part of the Trailkeepers of Oregon (TKO) trail workshop series, TKO Scout School is a half day workshop, introducing participants to basic trail challenges and ways to report them. One part hike, one part class, the workshop is an introductory experience geared towards all supporters of trail stewardship. At the end of the class, participants will understand some fundamental concepts of trail design, the ways users and nature impact trails, and what kinds of maintenance go into keeping a trail open and enjoyable.…

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January 2019

2019 Polar Plunge

January 1 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Neahkahnie Beach, Laneda Avenue
Manzanita, 97130
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You get bragging rights only if you do the MANZANITA POLAR PLUNGE!! It’s that time of year again to shed your inhibitions, fears and some common sense! When: New Year’s Day 2019 Location: Neahkahnie Beach (one mile north of downtown Manzanita, last area you can park, past 3 way stop sign. There is parking in the neighborhoods around the plunge. Time: 11:00am is about the time we plunge but it is a good idea to get there early. All ages…

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February 2019

Trailkeepers of Oregon Trail Party

February 24 @ 8:30 am - 3:30 pm
Free
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TKO crew leaders and sawyers will lead volunteers in using crosscut saws to remove logs from the Oregon Coast Trail at Ecola State Park. Plan to hike approximately 2.5 miles and work ~6 hours using pruning saws and crosscut saws. We prioritize safety and fun over amount of work accomplished and encourage people to try different things and work at a comfortable pace. No experience is necessary — you’ll be working with experienced crew leaders and sawyers who will teach…

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March 2019

Oregon Coast Trail Party – Ecola

March 13 @ 9:30 am - 3:30 pm
Free
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Come join Trailkeepers of Oregon as we begin work on the Oregon Coast Trail at Tillamook Head! If you’re coming from Portland, car-free shuttle service is being provided by Wildwood Adventures. Overview: With your help we’ll be doing tread maintenance and brushing on the Clatsop Loop Trail. What to expect: Plan to hike less than a mile to the work area and work using hand digging tools, loppers, and pruning saws. We prioritize safety and fun over quantity of work…

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Coastal Predator Habitat

March 30 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Alder Creek Farm, Underhill Lane
Nehalem, 97131
free
Coastal Predator Habitat

Do you wonder if predators are nearby when you visit coastal wild lands? Join Nehalem Bay State Park ranger Mariah Dawson for a walk through the meadows, marshland and creekside of Alder Creek Farm and Natural Area. Learn about area predators, where they roam, other birds and animals who share their habitat, and how to recognize the signs – droppings, footprints and more – of predator presence. This event will be suitable for children of all ages, as well as…

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April 2019

Lichen Hike at Nedonna Marsh

April 6 @ 12:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Nedonna Marsh Rockaway Beach, OR
free
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If you are fascinated by lichen, join us for this hands-on hike as we feel the textures, admire the colors and discuss the variety of important roles that lichen play here in Tillamook County. Lichens come in many colors, sizes, and forms, and it is estimated that 6% of Earth’s land surface is covered by lichen. But this symbiotic relationship of fungi, algae and other organisms is more than just a collage of pretty colors and textures; it’s a valuable…

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