Starker Forests logs in log yard near Philomath, Oregon.Oregon Coast Range FernsBucking LogsSunlight breaking through the forestLogging truck loading logs at a Starket Forests site near Philomath, Oregon.Starker Forests Willamette Valley timberFir NeedlesLoggin in the Marys Peak WildernessMark Gourley planting a bag of trees

We Grow Forests, Not Just Trees

Starker Forests, Inc. owns, grows, and manages forests and will continue to be unrivaled 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

Fire season is in effect as of 7/2/2014.
Our lands are open to the public for recreation use.
Entry permits are required and free of charge.

The ultimate goal when fire season requirements go into effect is to prevent fires that lead to the loss of natural resources and to keep fire suppression cost to a minimum.

We do not issue permits for mushroom harvest.

Come to our office for a free access permit if you do not have one.
7240 SW Philomath Blvd, Corvallis.


Preparation can protect homes from wildfire risk

Benton County and wildfire safety experts from the National Fire Protection Association’s Firewise Communities Program are encouraging residents to prepare their homes for the impending wildfire season.

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Fire Season 2014

Fire season is approaching and probably will be declared in the next couple of weeks.

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