Become a Member



Outdoor recreation generates $16.4 billion per year and sustains 171,000 jobs in Oregon. Recognizing the disparity between this significant economic impact and its limited policy-making influence, Oregon Outdoors was born in 2017 when cross-sector leaders from across the state came together with a shared vision for preserving Oregon's outdoor assets for tomorrow's Oregonians.

Benefits of Membership

  • The strength of a collective voice representing one of the primary economic engines in Oregon: outdoor recreation;
  • Representation with decision-makers in Oregon and Washington D.C. on Oregon's outdoor priorities;
  • A vote on the priorities and positions of Oregon Outdoors;
  • Eligibility for Oregon Outdoors' Steering Committee and subcommittees;
  • Connection to a community with a shared vision that preserving Oregon's outdoor assets is the solution to upholding resilient ecosystems and growing sustainable economies; and
  • Oregon Outdoors communications and action alerts.

Membership Requirements

All Oregon Outdoors Members must:

  • Be able and willing to advocate and/or lobby in support of Oregon Outdoors' initiatives at the local, state or federal level.
  • Agree to the Oregon Outdoors mission, vision and core values.
  • Declare that protection of Oregon's outdoors aligns with their mission and values.
  • Have a presence in Oregon and be contributing to Oregon's economy.

Membership Dues

2018 Membership Dues (PDF)


How to join the coalition

If you are interested in bringing the power of outdoor recreation to its full potential to preserve and expand outdoor assets in the state, click on the APPLY NOW button below. The link includes more details and the membership application, along with the membership agreement.