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Why Become a Member?

Members receive great benefits like exclusive Ranger-led snowshoe and hiking excursions, free light rentals at Lava River Cave and much more.  Even better, your membership funds go toward education, conservation and interpretive efforts on our local National Forests. Consider purchasing one for yourself, or giving it as a gift for the forest enthusiasts in your life! For just $25 a year, you can support your National Forests and also receive:

  • Discover Your Forest Window Decal
  • 15% Off In All DYF Stores and Reciprocal Discounts in over 100 Stores throughout the Northwest
  • Free Light Rentals at Lava River Cave (1 Per Visit)
  • Members Only Ranger-Led Snowshoe and Hiking Adventures
  • Access to our Quarterly Newsletter with Member Discounts

More Ways to Give

Annual Fund

Donating to our annual fund is the easiest way to support Discover Your Forest. The fund provides support that helps sustain day-to-day operations, a robust programming calendar, educational programs, and funds our greatest needs.  Donations are accepted at any dollar level and every contribution is deeply appreciated.

Corporate Giving

Become a corporate partner and support Discover Your Forest through event sponsorship, in-kind support, donations for silent auctions and raffles and more. One-time sponsorships are available for our major annual event fundraisers (Stars Over Newberry and Backcountry Film Festival). Other program sponsorship opportunities can be developed to match the interests of your organization.

Planned Gifts

Planned gifts include bequests through a will or trust, gifts of real estate, life insurance or other assets. Gifts like these help ensure that Discover Your Forest remains a source of education and inspiration for generations to come.

Gifts in Honor or Memory

Make a tribute to celebrate the memory of someone or in honor of a special occasion such as a birthday, wedding or anniversary.  Your contribution will be acknowledged by informing the family or friend you designate.


All proceeds from our retail stores directly fund our educational, interpretive and volunteer programs, exhibits and publications on the Deschutes & Ochoco National Forests.

Please note that gifts of $500 or more are recognized in our Annual Report.

Your donation will be received by Discover Your Northwest (dba Discover Your Forest) a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization (IRS Tax ID # 91-0921955). 100% of donations made to Discover Your Forest remain with Discover Your Forest. 

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