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:

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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Car-free Hiking in the Gorge

Car-free Hiking in the Gorge

Leave parking hassles behind; bus options will take you to some of the Gorge's most popular trails.

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Ready, Set, GOrge! Provides Tips for Hikers Headed to the Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area

News & Updates

Ready, Set, GOrge! Provides Tips for Hikers Headed to the Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area
Tuesday, May 21, 2019

Visitors can plan ahead and prepare for their Gorge visit with trail recommendations, gear lists, shuttle information and more.
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Grassy Knoll Wildflowers, WA

Events

Grassy Knoll Wildflowers, WA
Thursday, June 20, 2019

Hike with naturalist Ralph Thomas Rogers on a ridge covered in wildflowers to scenic views. Event Details