Mark Gourley planting a bag of treesLogging truck loading logs at a Starket Forests site near Philomath, Oregon.Starker Forests Willamette Valley timberOregon Coast Range FernsLoggin in the Marys Peak WildernessBucking LogsSunlight breaking through the forestFir NeedlesStarker Forests logs in log yard near Philomath, Oregon.

We Grow Forests, Not Just Trees

Starker Forests, Inc. owns, grows, and manages forests and strives for excellence in terms of forest resource stewardship. We are a fourth generation family business and strive to successfully meet the needs of our owners, employees and the community.


Starker Lands Open for Recreational Use/Hunting

Permits are available at our office 7 am to 4:30 pm M-F.

Entry permits are required and free of charge.

Fire season in effect June 16, 2015. No firewood cutting permits during fire season.
Public restrictions for fire season (regulated use), effective 6/22/15.

We do not issue permits for mushroom harvest.


Fire protection agencies seek public cooperation due to high fire danger

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IFPL Level III to begin 7/29/15

Very hot, dry, and unstable conditions are in the forecast by mid-week, coupled with already dry fuels has prompted an IFPL change.

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