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:

Available Gorge Hikes

Available Gorge Hikes

These trails and recreation areas in and around the Gorge are unaffected by fire and open for exploring.

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Preserve the Wonder: Together, We Did It

Preserve the Wonder: Together, We Did It

Thanks to you, 470 acres in the Columbia Gorge are protected forever.

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Tell Weyerhaeuser to Stop Clearcutting the Gorge

Tell Weyerhaeuser to Stop Clearcutting the Gorge

The company is exploiting a loophole in the federal Gorge protection law.

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Friends of the Columbia Gorge Appeals Zimmerly Mining Decision

News & Updates

Friends of the Columbia Gorge Appeals Zimmerly Mining Decision
Wednesday, October 10, 2018

Gorge Commission urged to stop largest ongoing land-use violation in history of the Gorge National Scenic Area. Read More

Photography Enthusiast Hike to Dry Creek Falls, OR

Events

Photography Enthusiast Hike to Dry Creek Falls, OR
Wednesday, October 17, 2018

The perfect hike for photography enthusiasts who like to stop often for photo opportunities. Event Details