Fees waived for Public Lands Day

Deschutes National Forest and partner Discover Your Forest have teamed up for several activities on National Public Lands Day, a national event being held today.

The activities at Newberry National Volcanic Monument include trail restoration projects, interpretive talks and hikes, caving, a photography workshop and more.

The programs look to help volunteers and attendees appreciate the beauty and importance of this local national monument. Additionally, recreation pass fees at Newberry and all Deschutes National Forest day-use sites are being waived for the day.

Contact: kwgentry@fs.fed.us or 541-233-6110.