The Eagle Creek fire has closed most trails from Wyeth to Troutdale.

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 Announces $250,000 Matching Gift Challenge

Friends Announces $250,000 Matching Gift Challenge

Give now to the Preserve the Wonder land campaign and your donation will be matched.

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Give Back to the Gorge in 2018

Give Back to the Gorge in 2018

There are many ways you can lend a hand toward Gorge recovery; view upcoming opportunities.

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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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The Silver Fir and the Art of Patience

News & Updates

The Silver Fir and the Art of Patience
Thursday, April 12, 2018

As the final stage of the Preserve the Wonder campaign begins, executive director Kevin Gorman thinks about the nature of change. Read More

Crawford Oaks Loop, WA

Events

Crawford Oaks Loop, WA
Wednesday, April 25, 2018

Join leader Kim Owen for a faster-paced hike surrounded by wildflowers. Event Details