Hike with Friends

Educational, guided hikes and outings to discover the wonders of the Columbia Gorge.

Hike with Friends
Hikers climbing to newly acquired Coyote Meadows property (photo by Debbie Asakawa)

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With over 100 hikes and outings each year, Friends' free guided hike program offers something for everyone: scenic hikes, wildflower walks, kayak and rafting trips, informative driving tours, family-friendly and child-focused outings, and so much more. Discover something new about Gorge wild places by attending an inspiring, educational, guided hike or outing with Friends!

Before your outing with Friends:

Friends' Spring & Summer Season guided outings will begin mid-March.

Registration is staggered by month:

  • March & April Outings: March 9 at 6:00 a.m.
  • May Outings: April 20 at 6:00 a.m.
  • June Outings: May 25 at 6:00 AM
  • July & August Outings: June 22 at 6:00 AM

Questions? Contact Outdoor Programs Coordinator Kate Lindberg:

971-634-1265  hikes@gorgefriends.org
 


Friends' 2020 Spring & Summer Season will be kicking off mid-March. Check back mid-February to preview the season's schedule of offerings before registration begins!

  • Spring & Summer Season: March - July

  • Fall Season: September - October

Bald Eagle Viewing, Lunch & Beverages, OR

Bald Eagle Viewing, Lunch & Beverages, OR

Saturday, February 1, 2020

View and learn about bald eagles in the eastern Gorge followed by optional lunch and beverages nearby.

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Annual Hike Leader & Shepherd Training

Annual Hike Leader & Shepherd Training

Saturday, March 7, 2020

Learn all about Friends hike program, volunteering, and how to better lead or shepherd Gorge hikes.

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River-to-Rock Geology Hike, WA

River-to-Rock Geology Hike, WA

Wednesday, April 22, 2020

Moderate: 4 miles | 850-ft elev. gain

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