Who We Are


R4 Old Timers

The Forest Service Old Timers Club was organized in 1950 to preserve the traditions of the Forest Service, to maintain contact and good fellowship among retired, former and present employees of the Forest Service, to keep alive the family feeling among Forest Service employees, and to advance the interests of the Forest Service. 

The Club publishes a newsletter three times a year in February, June and October.

Website updates - October 27, 2014

Officers of the Club for the year 2013 are: 

  • Doug Austin - President       

  • Danny Smith - President Elect

  • Pat Roether - Editor

  • George Roether - Treasurer

  • Frank Elder - Director

  • Wes Carlson - Director

  • Glen Osborn - Director

  • Richa Wilson - Historian

  • Roland (Ron) Stoleson- Past President




Incoming Pres. Doug Austin, right.
Pres. Elect Danny Smith, left.

Members meet frequently at the following locations, join us !!

Ogden, Utah:  Luncheons are held the first Tuesday of each month (except July) at 12:30 at the Golden Corral 988 Washington Blvd.  No reservations are needed for a great buffet lunch.  Please come and join us! 

Boise, Idaho :  Luncheons are held the 3rd Wednesday of each month, September through May, at 12 noon at the Golden Corral, 8460 West Emerald Street.  The annual picnic is the 3rd Wednesday in June in the Municipal Park at 12 noon.  All Old Timers are welcome!

Twin Falls, Idaho:  Luncheons are held bimonthly on the first Monday of each even-numbered month at 12:30 P.M. at the Golden Corral, 1823 Blue Lakes Blvd. North.  Join us!


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