Since 1971

Coming Programs and Events

Birding Spring 2020

May 23 - May 28, 2020 - Join Harry Fuller for a chance to see the results of the on-going spring migration.

Great Basin Butterfly

July 10-13, 2020 From Steens Mountain to the Alvord Desert, from alpine to meadow to sagebrush steppe, butterflies and moths abound in this hotspot for Northern Great Basin species.

Alpine Pollinator Ecology

August 14 - 16,2020 The unique mingling of desert and alpine plant communities makes Steens Mountain a hotspot for insect diversity.

Birding – Fall 2020

Sept. 12 - Sept. 18 - Join Harry Fuller for a full day in the Steens where we will go to the peak at just under 10,000 feet elevation.

Geology 2020

September 23-29, 2020 Ever wonder how the landscape of Harney County came to be? Check out the schedule for Geology of the Northern Great Basin hosted by Michael Cummings.

Manager’s Post

FYI – Price Increase –

Please note that our prices have increased for Dorms and Kitchenettes.

Visit Us

We are located at 34848 Sodhouse Lane, Princeton, OR about 30 Miles SE of Burns.

Call Us

Our phone number is 541-493-2629. Normal office hours are 8 to 5. If we are out working in the field station please leave a message.

Contact Us

Email us at malheurfieldstation@gmail.com for a prompt response.

Mosquito Population
low > medium > high

Low  >>  Medium  >>  High