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:

March 2: Hike Leader & Shepherd Training

March 2: Hike Leader & Shepherd Training

Free! Learn all about Friends’ guided hike program and how to lead or shepherd Gorge hikes.

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Preserve the Wonder: Together, We Did It

Preserve the Wonder: Together, We Did It

Thanks to you, nearly 500 acres in the Columbia Gorge are protected forever.

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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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Friends Staff Urge Strong Oil Train Safety Law in Testimony Before Oregon House Committee

News & Updates

Friends Staff Urge Strong Oil Train Safety Law in Testimony Before Oregon House Committee
Thursday, February 7, 2019

Read testimony by two Friends' staff members regarding the first oil train safety bill up for consideration in 2019. Read More

Ainsworth Campground Native Planting

Events

Ainsworth Campground Native Planting
Thursday, February 21, 2019

Help plant native trees at this Eagle Creek fire-affected campground. Event Details