Hoodview is an event oriented chapter along with occasional social outings and chapter meetings.

Our primary communication tool is a traditional paper newsletter delivered each month by mail. This is how you stay connected with Hoodview to see all that we accomplish for habitat, wildlife, and hunter heritage.

Learn to Hunt

Hoodview is a Learn To Hunt chapter providing a specific track for new hunters combined with opportunities for networking into the hunting community.

Enroll in the Learn To Hunt Academy for alerts to all upcoming classes, clinics, and events.

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Upcoming Events

Please check our newsletter for ancillary meetings and events!


For more specific questions, feel free to contact one of the friendly folks below.

Hoodview Contacts Are:

Kelly Parkman kparkman.oha@gmail.com Phone: (503) 706-7481  |  Kaleena Purdum Kaleena.purdum@gmail.com  |  Cathy Hamell cmhamell@aol.com

Youth Turkey Hunting Clinic

April 1, 2023 8:45 am – 4:00 pm

Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife’s White River Wildlife Area

For Youth ages 8 – 17

Space is Limited! Registration Deadline March 24th, 2023 HUNTER EDUCATION CARD IS NOT REQUIRED TO ATTEND!

To register login online at https://odfw.huntfishoregon.com/login

Registration fee of $10 includes lunch for youth. Lunch is available for adults & families for a donation. For questions, call 541-544-2126 or email Chase.Brown@odfw.oregon.gov

Our Mission

“To Provide an abundant huntable wildlife resource in Oregon for present and future generations, enhancement of wildlife habitat and protection of hunter’s rights.”

About OHA Hoodview Chapter

OHA’s Hoodview Chapter is an active group of about 425 members that meets every month, hosts youth events locally and performs wildlife and habitat projects on both sides of the Cascades. Our annual White River project is one of our longest-running and most popular.

Board Members

Chapter Officers

  • President – Kelly Parkman (503) 706-7481
  • Vice President – Nate Purdum (503) 515-8946
  • Secretary – Nolan Doyle
  • Treasurer – Kaleena Purdum

Board of Directors

  • Chairman of the Board – Cathy Hamell (503) 358-7821
  • Bob Bucholtz – (503) 227-8955
  • Bob Hayford – (503) 351-7764
  • Kevin Hamell – (503) 807-2934
  • Don Lyon – (503) 282-8132
  • Rick Lazott – (971) 409-4115
  • Leslie Shaw – (503) 312-7643
  • Del DeSart
  • Deb DeSart
  • Chad Purdum
  • Dale Ballard
  • Jeff Senger
  • Chuck Hoffman
  • Robert Steenberger


OHA is one of the largest conservation groups in the state of Oregon but we are always looking for new members who are passionate about our hunting heritage. We need your support and value your input. Please join OHA and it will help us to carry out our mission. OHA is made up of over 20 chapters throughout the state. Two ways to join:

1) Click the application link that follows to download an application form, fill it out, and mail it to the OHA state office.


2) Link over to the OHA State website and select from one of the online purchase options.

Online Application

You can specify a chapter that you would like to join or the OHA state office will assign you to the one that is closest to your mailing address.

Hunting News

November 28, 2018 in Hoodview Chapter

White River Project

Our work party at the White River Wildlife Area will…
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November 28, 2018 in Hoodview Chapter, Uncategorized

ODFW Adult Pheasant Hunt

Board Chairman Kelly Parkman had a fantastic time at the…
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November 28, 2018 in Hoodview Chapter

2015 Sportsman’s Banquet SUCCESS!!!

What an outstanding time we had giving away and auctioning…
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Photo Galleries

Sportman’s Banquet

Raffle Ticket Sales

Youth Turkey Clinic

Hoodview had to move our 20’ storage container recently. It’s a big event!


State Trooper Benton

Thanks for visiting the OHA Hoodview Chapter website.

Please feel free to contact any of our board members if you are interested in becoming a member, donating or volunteering at any of our activities. Thanks Again!!!