The fire hazard rating is now at HIGH. Please be cautious and respectful when using the forest!


Suzanne Simard and the “Mother Tree Project”

Suzanne Simard, UBC Professor of Forest Ecology, has been featured in the Washington Post with an article detailing her extensive research on the “Mother Tree Project”. Many parts of this research lay within the Malcolm Knapp Research Forest.

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StoryMap Collection

Graduate Research Assistant, Danielle Ganaway, has been working on a StoryMap collection to highlight the research that has taken place over the last 70 years of the research forest’s history.

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Upcoming Courses

Check out our list of upcoming course offerings. These courses are intended for UBC Faculty, Staff, Teaching Assistants and students and include Remote First Aid, Standard First Aid and Emergency First Aid.

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Loon Lake Lodge & Retreat Centre

A Nature based destination for corporate retreats, wellness weekends and youth school groups.

Wild & Immersive

Outdoor learning programs rooted in nature for youth and adults.

Trail Maps

View our trail maps. Copies can also be picked up at the research forest office during office hours.