Tour of Port Blakely Seed Orchard

When: 
Tuesday, June 15, 2021 - 6:30pm
Where: 

8919 Delphi Rd SW, Olympia, WA

Chapter: 
Lewis Chapter
What: 

Lauren Magalska, Research Forester for Port Blakely, will tell us about the history and future of Douglas-fir tree breeding in the Pacific Northwest, including seed orchard management and a tour of the James Warjone Seed Orchard.

Driving Directions from the South: (Allow 30 minutes from Centralia Exit 82)

  1. From I-5 Exit 95, turn west on Maytown Road SW
  2. Continue 2.8 miles to Littlerock.
  3. Turn right (north) on Littlerock Road SW and continue 2.2 miles to 110th Ave. SW
  4. Turn left (west) on 110th Ave. SW and go 1 mile to Delphi Road
  5. Turn right (north) on Delphi Road and continue 5.2 miles to site.

Driving Directions from the North

  1. From Highway 101, take the Black Lake Blvd. exit and head south 4.3 miles (name changes to 62nd Ave. SW)
  2. Turn left onto Delphi Road and continue 0.3 miles to the site

     OR

  1. From I-5 Exit 99, turn west on 93rd Ave. SW
  2. Continue to Littlerock Road SW and turn south
  3. Continue to 110th Ave SW, turn right (west) and go 1 mile to Delphi Road
  4. Turn right (north) on Delphi Road and continue 5.2 miles to site.