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:

When the World Is Upside Down, the Meadowlark Still Sings

When the World Is Upside Down, the Meadowlark Still Sings

Executive Director Kevin Gorman: Together, we shoulder hard times and together we create wondrous change.

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Looking Out for Neighbors, Looking Out for Gorge Trails

Looking Out for Neighbors, Looking Out for Gorge Trails

Our land trust is indefinitely closing its Lyle Cherry Orchard and Mosier Plateau preserves.

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Friends' 40th Annual Meeting & Luncheon CANCELLED

Friends' 40th Annual Meeting & Luncheon CANCELLED

Due to updated federal and state guidance regarding public gatherings, this year's meeting has been cancelled.

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The Oregonian: Outdoor Recreation in Oregon Is Effectively Closed

News & Updates

The Oregonian: Outdoor Recreation in Oregon Is Effectively Closed
Wednesday, April 1, 2020

Here's how the decisions were made. Read More

CANCELLED: The Dalles Riverfront Dog-Friendly Hike, OR

Events

CANCELLED: The Dalles Riverfront Dog-Friendly Hike, OR
Thursday, April 2, 2020

Easy: 4-5 miles on paved trail | 125-ft elevation change Event Details