TKO recognizes that we are navigating health safety challenges we have never seen before.  With guidance from safety experts, medical ADVISORS and RECOMMENDATIONS from our land manager partners, we are engaging in limited in-person volunteer activities with a keen eye towards safe, healthy practices.  

Eagle Fern County Park

Eagle Fern County Park 27505 SE Eagle Fern Road, Eagle Creek, OR

Join us as we continue our work at beautiful Eagle Fern Park near Estacada. Crew Leader: Elaine K. Hike Distance: 2 miles round trip ElevDuring the month of September, you can help TKO win FREE money from our friends at KEEN by joining the Keen Corps! After your trail party event, log your 2021 volunteer […]

Free - $20.00

Silver Falls State Park Trail Party

North Falls Group Campground North Falls Group Campground, Silverton, OR

We will be continuing work on the Centennial Trail project and the bridgesCrew Leader: Art MillsHike Distance: 1/4 mileElevation Gain: 0Hike Difficulty: EasyWork Difficulty: Moderate/HardProject Overview:The work will be to work either on the trail or assit with work on the bridges. Need to be flexable about the work. Hiking information:This hike will take place […]

Free - $20.00

Nesmith Point Trail Party

John B. Yeon Trailhead Historic Columbia River Highway State Trail, Cascade Locks, OR

Join TKO as we begin clearing and brushing the Nesmith Point Trail #428, which has been closed since the Eagle Creek Fire!Please be at the John B Yeon Trailhead by about 8:15 AM so we can start our safety briefing promptly. We will plan to be back at the parking lot by 3:30pmCrew Leaders: Josh […]

Free

CRGNSA Stewardship Network Walk in the Gorge

John B. Yeon Trailhead Historic Columbia River Highway State Trail, Cascade Locks, OR

Field Experience: Elowah Falls, Upper McCord & Nesmith Trail Restoration ProjectHike Leader: Steve KrugerHike Distance: up to 1.5 miles totalElevation Gain: up to 800ftHike Difficulty: Easy/ModerateService Difficulty: n/aCOVID-19 Procedures **Please follow all civil authority restrictions for your community. **In accordance with civil authority restrictions and land manager requirements for safety considerations, the following policies are currently […]

Donation

TKO Saw School -Crosscut Saw Certification Course (2 Days)

Waldport Horse Creek South Trailhead, Waldport, OR

USFS-sanctioned Crosscut Saw (Bucking only) Certification Course (2 days)Crew Leaders: Vito P. Guy H.Work Description:  Crosscut Sawyer CertificationFirst Day: 4 hrs of outdoor classroom and 4 hrs of log out classroom (Canal Creek Group Campground)Second Day: 2 hrs review and 4 hrs field certification on the trail (Horse Creek Trail # 1362)Land Manager: USFS Siuslaw […]

Donation

Eagle Fern County Park

Eagle Fern County Park 27505 SE Eagle Fern Road, Eagle Creek, OR

Join us as we continue our work at beautiful Eagle Fern Park near Estacada. Crew Leader: Elaine K. Hike Distance: 2 miles round trip ElevDuring the month of September, you can help TKO win FREE money from our friends at KEEN by joining the Keen Corps! After your trail party event, log your 2021 volunteer […]

Free - $20.00

South Coast- Saturday Cape Sebastian North Trail Party- Oct 29

Cape Sebastian Trail North Trail, Gold Beach, OR

Help clear back brush from the densely overgrown Cape Sebastian North Trail. No experience necessary!Crew Leader: SaileeHike Distance: 4 mi.Elevation Gain: 500ftHike Difficulty:moderateWork Difficulty: easyProject Overview:We will be cutting brush off the heavily overgrown Cape Sebastian North Trail. No experience needed! Kids welcome! The Hike: Cape Sebastian North Trail is a 4.1 mile lightly trafficked […]

Free

Tool Maintenance Party

Rooster Rock State Park GQW7+PC, Corbett, OR

Join TKO as we engage in seasonal maintenance of our tool cache!Crew Leader: Josh D. Max Size of Crew: 20 Hike Distance: N/A Elevation Gain: N/A Hike Difficulty: N/A Work Difficulty: Easy Work Description: Sanding, oiling, and sharpening TKO’s tool cache Project Overview: Expect to sand tool handles, apply linseed oil, file tool edges, and […]

Free - $20.00

South Coast- Saturday Cape Sebastian North Trail Party- Oct 30

Cape Sebastian Trail North Trail, Gold Beach, OR

Help clear back brush from the densely overgrown Cape Sebastian North Trail. No experience necessary!Crew Leader: SaileeHike Distance: 4 mi.Elevation Gain: 500ftHike Difficulty:moderateWork Difficulty: easyProject Overview:We will be cutting brush off the heavily overgrown Cape Sebastian North Trail. No experience needed! Kids welcome! The Hike: Cape Sebastian North Trail is a 4.1 mile lightly trafficked […]

Free

Oswald West Action Day: Clean Up & Costume Contest

Short Sands - Oswald West State Park Hwy 101, Tillamook County, OR

Join in for some trail stewardship and costume fun for Oz West Action Day! Crew Leader: Emily A. Hike Distance: <2mi. Elevation Gain: <500ft. Hike Difficulty: Easy Work Difficulty: Easy Project Overview: TKO is partnering with Surfrider Foundation Portland Chapter, Friends of Cape Falcon Marine Reserve, and Oregon State Parks for Stewardship and Fun at […]

Free

TKU Leadership School – Crew Leader School

Portland Audubon 5151 Northwest Cornell Road, Portland, OR

This event will give current and up and coming ACL's (and current CL's who would like a refresher) a chance to learn and practice new skillsThis event will give current and up and coming ACL’s (and current CL’s who would like a refresher) a chance to learn and practice new skillsCrew Leader: Josh Durham and […]

Free - $20.00

Wyeth Trail Party

Wyeth Trailhead - Historic Columbia River Hwy State Trail 750 Herman Creek Road, Cascade Locks, OR

Join TKO as we continue restoring fire-affected Wyeth Trail!THIS EVENT WILL BE WEATHER DEPENDENT. IN THE EVENT OF FORECASTED RAIN, WE WILL PIVOT TO THE 400 TRAIL EAST OF HERMAN CREEK.Crew Leader: Josh D.Max Size of Crew: 12Hike Distance: 5 milesElevation Gain: (in ft) 2000Hike Difficulty: HARDWork Difficulty: ModerateWork Description: Continue restoring fire-affected trail.Project Overview:Expect […]

Free - $20.00

Wyeth Trail Party

Wyeth Trailhead - Historic Columbia River Hwy State Trail 750 Herman Creek Road, Cascade Locks, OR

Join TKO as we continue restoring fire-affected Wyeth Trail! Crew Leader: Josh D. Max Size of Crew: 12 Hike Distance: 5 miles Elevation Gain: (in ft) 2000 Hike Difficulty: HARD Work Difficulty: Moderate Work Description: Continue restoring fire-affected trail. Project Overview: Expect to remove slough and berm using grubbing tools, and brush corridor using loppers […]

Silver Falls State Park Trail Party

North Falls Group Campground North Falls Group Campground, Silverton, OR

We will be continuing work on the Centennial Trail project and the bridgesCrew Leader: Art MillsHike Distance: 1/4 mileElevation Gain: 0Hike Difficulty: EasyWork Difficulty: Moderate/HardProject Overview:The work will be to work either on the trail or assit with work on the bridges. Need to be flexable about the work. Hiking information:This hike will take place […]

Free

Nesmith Point Trail Party

John B. Yeon Trailhead Historic Columbia River Highway State Trail, Cascade Locks, OR

Continue restoring the athletic, beautiful Nesmith Point TrailPlease be at the John B Yeon Trailhead by about 8:15 AM so we can start our safety briefing promptly. We will plan to be back at the parking lot by 3:30pmCrew Leaders: Peter ReaganMax Size of Crew: 12Hike Distance: up to 6 miles round tripElevation Gain: (in […]

Free

Trailmix: Portland Audubon Trail Party

Portland Audubon 5151 Northwest Cornell Road, Portland, OR

We'll be building a realignment of the Collins Trail to bypass a poorly graded switchback.Crew Leader: Natalie FerraroHike Distance: <1 mile round tripElevation Gain: <500 feetHike Difficulty: Easy/ModerateWork Difficulty: ModerateWork Description: We'll be building a new realignment of the Collins Trail!Click here to learn what you need to know before registering for this event.Project Overview: […]

Free

Gorge Trail 400 Trail Party – Wahclella/Elowah section

Historic Columbia River Highway State Trail - Tooth Rock Trailhead J3M2+MM, Cascade Locks, OR

Join TKO as we perform annual maintenance on trail 400!Crew Leader: Mark WattierMax Size of Crew: 8Hike Distance: approx 2 miles round tripElevation Gain: (in ft) approx 100Hike Difficulty: ModerateWork Difficulty: ModerateWork Description: TKO continues to perform seasonal maintenance on the 400 trail in the GorgeProject Overview:Expect to use power brusher, loppers and hand saws […]

Free

North Coast – Neahkahnie Gap/Headwaters Joint Stewardship Day with LNCT

Neahkahnie Neahkahnie South, Neahkahnie, OR

Come out and get to know your local award winning trail!Crew Leader: Emily A./Dave D.Hike Distance: Less than 2 milesElevation Gain: MinimalHike Difficulty: EasyWork Difficulty: Easy – ModerateProject Overview:The Neahkahnie Gap Trail (also known as Headwaters) has been selected for a national award from the Coalition of Recreational Trails. TKO and Lower Nehalem Community Trust […]

Free

Nesmith Point Trail Party

John B. Yeon Trailhead Historic Columbia River Highway State Trail, Cascade Locks, OR

Continue restoring the athletic, beautiful Nesmith Point TrailPlease be at the John B Yeon Trailhead by about 8:15 AM so we can start our safety briefing promptly. We will plan to be back at the parking lot by 3:30pmCrew Leaders: Peter ReaganMax Size of Crew: 12Hike Distance: up to 6 miles round tripElevation Gain: (in […]

Free

Trail 400 Trail Party – Herman Creek/Wyeth Section

Herman Creek Road M5Q8+QF, Cascade Locks, OR

Join TKO for trail stewardship in the Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area!Crew Leader: Josh DurhamHike Distance: 3.5 miles round tripElevation Gain: 1000 feetHike Difficulty:ModerateWork Difficulty: ModerateProject Overview:We will be working on restoring tread width on the 400 trail, east of Herman Creek. Expect to use grubbing tools, and lopper and saws.Hiking information:We will hike […]

Free

Trailmix: Portland Audubon Trail Party

Portland Audubon 5151 Northwest Cornell Road, Portland, OR

We'll be building a realignment of the Collins Trail to bypass a poorly graded switchback.Crew Leader: Natalie FerraroHike Distance: <1 mile round tripElevation Gain: <500 feetHike Difficulty: Easy/ModerateWork Difficulty: ModerateWork Description: We'll be building a new realignment of the Collins Trail!Click here to learn what you need to know before registering for this event.Project Overview: […]

Free

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