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:

We Are Hiring a Contract Grant Writer

We Are Hiring a Contract Grant Writer

Want to work on behalf of the Gorge? Proposals due no later than Aug. 18, 2019.

Learn More and Submit Proposal
Car-free Hiking in the Gorge

Car-free Hiking in the Gorge

Leave parking hassles behind; bus options will take you to some of the Gorge's most popular trails.

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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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August 13 Hearing Set to Halt Illegal Mine in the Columbia Gorge

News & Updates

August 13 Hearing Set to Halt Illegal Mine in the Columbia Gorge
Thursday, August 8, 2019

Unpermitted mining expands as Friends and neighbors present their case for the mine’s closure. Read More

Eagle Creek Trail Invasive Plant Removal, OR

Events

Eagle Creek Trail Invasive Plant Removal, OR
Thursday, August 22, 2019

Help remove invasive plants on the Eagle Creek trail. Event Details