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

Hike Leader & Shepherd Documents

Please print off the following forms when leading and shepherding a Friends of the Columbia Gorge outing. Contact Outdoor Programs Coordinator Kate Lindberg at or 971-634-1265 if you have any questions.

Before the Hike

Hike Leader & Shepherd Manual 
*As of Spring, 2018 all Leaders & Shepherds must sign an acknowledgement agreement on last page of the manual*
Hike Leader & Shepherd Job Description
Hike Program Information & Guidelines
Top Ten Tips for Leading Successful Interpretive Hikes
10+ Essentials for Every Hike
The ART of Sharing Leave No Trace With Others
I am Aware Theft Flyer
Make Your Own First-Aid Kit


During the Hike

Sign In Waiver 
Sign Out Form
Trailhead Checklist
Trailhead Talking Points
Emergency Runner Card


After the Hike

Trip Report - print & mail
Trip Report - submit online!