Monthly Second Wednesday and Last Saturday Work Parties

When: From 9 am until noon, the second Wednesday and last Saturday of each month. Check website for updates and weather cancellations.

Sat, Feb 25 - We will be planting in the Edgewood/Sherwood area below Sherwood Dr.. Meeting place: at the trail crossing on Sherwood Dr. (near 2520 SW Sherwood Dr.) See: map.

Weds, Mar 8 - We will be doing ivy removal along the Sunnyside Trail. Meeting place: the Marquam Shelter at 9:00. See: map.

Sat, Mar 25 - We will be doing tree ivy removal in the south part of Marquam. Meeting place: at the trailhead at SW 12th and SW Gaines, near OHSU. See: map.

Hands On Greater Portland is now helping us to organize our volunteers. Please register so we know how many to expect. More information about this event and sign-up on Hands On Portland website. Look for event in Project Calendar.

From April to September our work parties usually focus on Trail Maintenance. We will be repairing winter damage, working to improve grade and drainage, and clearing brush from the sides of the trails. From October to March we usually focus on Invasive Plant Removal and Planting.

Work party attire and supplies: Wear long pants, a long sleeve shirt, sturdy shoes or boots and weather-appropriate outerwear. We do work rain or shine. We supply gloves and tools, but feel free to bring your own. Snacks and water are provided but please bring your own water bottle. Call 971-599-FMNP with questions.