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.

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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:

Quest for Beauty: John Yeon Exhibit

Quest for Beauty: John Yeon Exhibit

Get a glimpse into the many worlds of the renowned architect, important art collector, and preservationist of lands across Oregon.

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Find a Summer Hike

Find a Summer Hike

Customize your next Gorge hike with our enhanced hike finder tools and improved hike descriptions, Google maps, and hike-related resources.

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Volunteer With Friends!

Volunteer With Friends!

We offer many ways to make a difference for the Gorge.

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Opponents See Gorge Farm Plan as Effort to 'Game the System'

News & Updates

Opponents See Gorge Farm Plan as Effort to 'Game the System'
Friday, August 18, 2017

Friends and neighbors say proposal is an attempt to sidestep Gorge preservation regulations. Read More

Preserve the Wonder Hike at Steigerwald Shores

Events

Preserve the Wonder Hike at Steigerwald Shores
Thursday, August 24, 2017

Learn about Steigerwald Shores, a special property that's part of the Preserve the Wonder Campaign. Event Details