The annual Pick Up The Burn community volunteer event is scheduled for Saturday, April 27, 2024.  Meet at the Jones Creek Trailhead parking lot at 9 AM.

Yacolt Burn State Forest, Clark & Skamania Counties, Washington.

Hosted by:  WA Dept of Natural Resources Pacific Cascade Region

Google Maps:

GPS: 45.66684548541957, -122.31085210053612



Bring outdoor clothing and gloves. If you have them, bring rakes, shovels, trash pickers and/or magnet tools.

Sign-in and safety meeting at 9 AM with morning coffee, donuts and good conversation with people you’ll be glad to meet. Then disperse around the forest to help clean up the whole Yacolt Burn.

Lunch and social time at 1 PM.

1:00 PM Event Concludes. Enjoy recreation in the awesome Yacolt Burn State Forest!

All are welcome!  We recommend children be of age 12 or older and be under adult supervision as there may be hazardous materials and sharp objects.

Firearm Policy:  Handling or use of a firearm during event hours is not allowed at our events and is not an official part of our events.  You may recreate as you wish after the event concludes.


Let’s do some good and Pick Up The Burn!