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:

Friends' 2018-21 Strategic Plan

Friends' 2018-21 Strategic Plan

With your support, here's what Friends aims to do for the Gorge during the next three years.

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Long-Term Effort Pays Off for Threatened Oak Trees in the Gorge

Long-Term Effort Pays Off for Threatened Oak Trees in the Gorge

Thanks to efforts by Friends' Land Trust, a threatened patch of Oregon white oak now enjoys protection.

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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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Winners Announced in Friends' Fourth Annual Photo Contest

News & Updates

Winners Announced in Friends' Fourth Annual Photo Contest
Sunday, April 7, 2019

Colleen Wright wins grand prize for evocative shot along Nick Eaton Ridge trail. Read More

Coyote Wall via Catherine Creek, WA

Events

Coyote Wall via Catherine Creek, WA
Tuesday, April 23, 2019

Hike across wildflower-filled meadows with leader Patti Kramer to expansive Gorge views. Event Details