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

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With 100+ guided outings a year to choose from, there is something for everyone! Whether it be wildflower walks, kayak trips, geology tours, or bike rides we've made it easy for you to enjoy unique outings in all areas of the Columbia Gorge. Each outing has an educational theme and is led by knowledgable volunteer hike leaders and shepherdsFirst-time hiking with Friends? Learn all about it in our Hike Program Information & Guidelines 

Spring & Summer 2018 Publications | Full brochure Condensed brochure

Questions? Contact Outdoor Programs Coordinator Kate Lindberg:

971-634-1265  katel@gorgefriends.org
 


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2018 Spring & Summer Outings 

Crawford Oaks Loop, WA

Crawford Oaks Loop, WA

Wednesday, April 25, 2018

*Waitlist Tickets Available*

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Earth Walk with Mindfulness on the Klickitat Trail, WA

Earth Walk with Mindfulness on the Klickitat Trail, WA

Friday, April 27, 2018

*Waitlist Tickets Available*

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Wildflowers and Wine Play & Stay Weekend

Wildflowers and Wine Play & Stay Weekend

Friday, April 27, 2018

Join Friends for a Play & Stay weekend in the eastern Gorge, April 27-29.

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Deschutes River Trail to Ferry Springs, OR

Deschutes River Trail to Ferry Springs, OR

Saturday, April 28, 2018

*Waitlist Tickets Available*

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Wildflowers & Waterfalls at Latourell Falls, OR

Wildflowers & Waterfalls at Latourell Falls, OR

Sunday, April 29, 2018

*Waitlist Tickets Available*

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Kayak from Mayer State Park to Mosier, OR

Kayak from Mayer State Park to Mosier, OR

Sunday, April 29, 2018

*Waitlist Tickets Available*

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McCall Point, OR

McCall Point, OR

Tuesday, May 1, 2018

*Waitlist Tickets Available*

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Historic Homestead Tour at Columbia Hills, WA

Historic Homestead Tour at Columbia Hills, WA

Thursday, May 3, 2018

*Waitlist Tickets Available*

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Camas Lily Fields at Round Lake and Lacamas Falls, WA

Camas Lily Fields at Round Lake and Lacamas Falls, WA

Friday, May 4, 2018

*Waitlist Tickets Available*

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Hardy Ridge Loop, WA

Hardy Ridge Loop, WA

Saturday, May 5, 2018

*Waitlist Tickets Available*

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Family Hike & Nature

Family Hike & Nature "Hunt"

Saturday, May 5, 2018

*Rescheduled to May 19*

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Full-Day Klickitat River Whitewater Rafting, WA

Full-Day Klickitat River Whitewater Rafting, WA

Sunday, May 6, 2018

Full day rafting trip on the Klickitat River.

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Conboy Lake National Wildlife Refuge, WA

Conboy Lake National Wildlife Refuge, WA

Sunday, May 6, 2018

*Waitlist Tickets Available*

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Coyote Wall & Labyrinth, WA

Coyote Wall & Labyrinth, WA

Thursday, May 10, 2018

*Waitlist Tickets Available*

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Hamilton Mountain, WA

Hamilton Mountain, WA

Friday, May 11, 2018

*Waitlist Tickets Available*

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Crawford Oaks Loop, WA

Crawford Oaks Loop, WA

Friday, May 11, 2018

*Waitlist Tickets Available*

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Fort Cascades Historic Trail & Bonneville Dam Tour, WA

Fort Cascades Historic Trail & Bonneville Dam Tour, WA

Saturday, May 12, 2018

*Waitlist Tickets Available*

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Petroglyphs Tour & Dancing Rock Walk, WA

Petroglyphs Tour & Dancing Rock Walk, WA

Saturday, May 12, 2018

*Waitlist Tickets Available*

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Swale Canyon Bike Ride, WA

Swale Canyon Bike Ride, WA

Sunday, May 13, 2018

Ride the old railbed along Swale Creek with Field Representative Peter Cornelison.

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Falls Creek Falls & Panther Creek Falls, WA

Falls Creek Falls & Panther Creek Falls, WA

Friday, May 18, 2018

*Waitlist Tickets Available*

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Family Hike & Nature

Family Hike & Nature "Hunt"

Saturday, May 19, 2018

Join author and educator Wendy Gorton on an outing fun for all ages.

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Wilderness First Aid (WFA) Training

Wilderness First Aid (WFA) Training

Saturday, May 19, 2018

*Waitlist Tickets Available*

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Heart of the Gorge Play & Stay Weekend

Heart of the Gorge Play & Stay Weekend

Saturday, May 19, 2018

Explore the town at the "heart of the Gorge" with staff member Renee Tkach, May 19-20.

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Watercolor Workshop at Beacon Rock State Park, WA

Watercolor Workshop at Beacon Rock State Park, WA

Saturday, May 19, 2018

*Waitlist Tickets Available*

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Petroglyphs Tour & Horsethief Butte, WA

Petroglyphs Tour & Horsethief Butte, WA

Friday, May 25, 2018

*Waitlist Tickets Available*

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Seven Streams Loop, OR

Seven Streams Loop, OR

Saturday, May 26, 2018

*Waitlist Tickets Available*

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Whistling Ridge, WA

Whistling Ridge, WA

Sunday, May 27, 2018

Hike with Friends Sr. Staff Attorney Nathan Baker across this scenic ridge to learn about a controversial energy project.

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Dog Mountain, WA

Dog Mountain, WA

Tuesday, May 29, 2018

*Waitlist Tickets Available*

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Hamilton Mountain, WA

Hamilton Mountain, WA

Saturday, June 2, 2018

*Waitlist Tickets Available*

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Sandy River Delta Evening Walk, OR

Sandy River Delta Evening Walk, OR

Sunday, June 3, 2018

*Waitlist Tickets Available*

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Gorge Geology & Ice Age Floods Tour

Gorge Geology & Ice Age Floods Tour

Thursday, June 7, 2018

*Waitlist Tickets Available*

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Dog Mountain, WA

Dog Mountain, WA

Thursday, June 7, 2018

Hike this strenuous trail, famed for its wildflower show with Field Rep. Peter Cornelison

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Nestor Peak, WA

Nestor Peak, WA

Saturday, June 9, 2018

*Waitlist Tickets Available*

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Mosier Plateau, OR

Mosier Plateau, OR

Saturday, June 9, 2018

*Waitlist Tickets Available*

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Bell Creek Ecology, OR

Bell Creek Ecology, OR

Sunday, June 10, 2018

*Waitlist Tickets Available*

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*Newly Added* Gorge Geology & Ice Age Floods Tour - 2nd Session

*Newly Added* Gorge Geology & Ice Age Floods Tour - 2nd Session

Wednesday, June 13, 2018

*Waitlist Tickets Available*

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Hike 'n Stitch on the Cape Horn Upper Trail, WA

Hike 'n Stitch on the Cape Horn Upper Trail, WA

Thursday, June 21, 2018

Join this uniquely creative art-hike opportunity on this scenic trail.

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Grassy Knoll, WA

Grassy Knoll, WA

Saturday, June 30, 2018

*Waitlist Tickets Available*

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Little Baldy, WA

Little Baldy, WA

Wednesday, July 4, 2018

*Waitlist Tickets Available*

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Gorge Trail Run - Location TBD

Gorge Trail Run - Location TBD

Monday, July 16, 2018

Start the week off with a trail run with Staff Attorney Steve McCoy.

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Cape Horn Full Loop, WA

Cape Horn Full Loop, WA

Friday, July 20, 2018

*Waitlist Tickets Available*

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Full Day White Salmon River Whitewater Rafting, WA

Full Day White Salmon River Whitewater Rafting, WA

Sunday, July 22, 2018

Enjoy a full day rafting trip on the White Salmon River.

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