Starker Forests logs in log yard near Philomath, Oregon.Starker Forests Willamette Valley timberBucking LogsLoggin in the Marys Peak WildernessLogging truck loading logs at a Starket Forests site near Philomath, Oregon.Oregon Coast Range FernsMark Gourley planting a bag of treesFir NeedlesSunlight breaking through the forest

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.

Gates will remain closed until the Oregon Department of Forestry declares an end to both Regulated Use AND Fire Season. Please do not block gate when parking.
Website will be updated when fire season ends.

Fire season remains in effect as of 10/2/15. 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.


Deer Season update 10/2/15

Our Tree Farm gates will remain closed until Regulated Use and Fire Season is declared over by the Oregon Department of Forestry.

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Attention Starker Forests recreation permittees!

Information regarding recreation use….

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