Logging truck loading logs at a Starket Forests site near Philomath, Oregon.Mark Gourley planting a bag of treesSunlight breaking through the forestBucking LogsOregon Coast Range FernsStarker Forests Willamette Valley timberFir NeedlesLoggin in the Marys Peak WildernessStarker 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 ended on Monday, October 26, 2015.

We do not issue permits for mushroom harvest.


Starker Forests welcomes Mudslingers!

For over 25 years, the Mudslinger bike race has been a hallmark April event on the Tum Tum Tree Farm.

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Starker Forests Taking Measures to Stop Unauthorized Trail Building and Use

We have experienced an explosion of unauthorized trail construction and use on our property adjacent to the OSU Research Forests near Corvallis.

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