We are Friends of the Columbia Gorge, the only non-profit organization dedicated entirely to ensuring that the
beautiful and wild Columbia Gorge remains a place apart, an unspoiled treasure for generations to come.

Get Involved

Friends’ conservation work is driven by members, volunteers, and activists. There are many ways to join our community of Gorge enthusiasts. Here are some ways to get started:

February 28: Help Shape the Future of Gorge Protection!

February 28: Help Shape the Future of Gorge Protection!

Gorge decision-makers want to hear from you at a "listening session" in The Dalles.

Attend Meeting
March 4: Hike Leader & Shepherd Training 101

March 4: Hike Leader & Shepherd Training 101

Develop your leader skills! Join us for a free training.

Register
The Columbia River: From Source to Sea

The Columbia River: From Source to Sea

March 10: Join us for a special after-hours event at the Oregon Historical Society.

Attend Event

 
2016 Volunteers of the Year: Don and Alona Steinke

News & Updates

2016 Volunteers of the Year: Don and Alona Steinke
Thursday, February 23, 2017

Conservation Organizer Ryan Rittenhouse remarks on activists' inspiring work on behalf of the Gorge and the planet. Read More

Beautiful Music for the Beautiful Gorge

Events

Beautiful Music for the Beautiful Gorge
Saturday, February 25, 2017

Greg Lief Piano Concert and Silent Auction: A Benefit for Friends Event Details