Ensuring the Gorge remains a vibrant, living place—wondrous, wild, and open to all—is at the core of what we do. We are Friends of the Columbia Gorge, the only conservation organization entirely dedicated to protecting, preserving, and stewarding the Columbia Gorge for future generations.
View photo essay and order Bowen Blair's book about Friends' founder.
Friends participates in an initiative with a goal of restoring access and ownership of lands to Indigenous people.
Learn more about the initiative to create a 200-mile loop trail network in the Gorge.