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:

April 1, Hood River: Kevin Gorman Sense of Place Lecture

April 1, Hood River: Kevin Gorman Sense of Place Lecture

Deep-dive into the Gorge's past and future as our executive director speaks of "Schemes, Dreams and Teams."

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Preserve the Wonder: Together, We Did It

Preserve the Wonder: Together, We Did It

Thanks to you, nearly 500 acres in the Columbia Gorge are protected forever.

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Be a Best Friend - Become a Monthly Donor

Be a Best Friend - Become a Monthly Donor

With your automatic, monthly gift, you ensure we're ready to take action to defend the Gorge.

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Friends' 2018 Volunteers of the Year

News & Updates

Friends' 2018 Volunteers of the Year
Thursday, February 28, 2019

410 individuals gave back to the Gorge by volunteering with Friends in 2018. Read More

Gorge Boot Brush Kick-Off 2019

Events

Gorge Boot Brush Kick-Off 2019
Sunday, March 24, 2019

Help promote recently-installed boot brush stations at popular trailheads throughout the Gorge. Event Details