Hike with Friends

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 shepherds. Meet our hike leaders and shepherds. ‚ÄčFirst-time hiking with us? Learn all about our program here: Hiking Program Information & Guidelines


Friends’ Spring 2017 Hike Schedule - Coming Soon! 

The 2017 spring & summer schedule will be available for viewing and registration on March 1.  

Contact Outdoor Programs Coordinator Kate Lindberg:
971-634-1265  katel@gorgefriends.org


Friends' hike program is sponsored by avid hiker & criminal defense attorney Jim O'Rourke. Jim believes “the Gorge really is the eighth wonder of the world and protecting it is incredibly important. Being a member of Friends gives me a way to be helpful in protecting that resource.”


 
Bald Eagle Viewing and Wine Tasting
Bald eagle near the Columbia River. (photographer: Debbie Asakawa)

Bald Eagle Viewing and Wine Tasting

Sunday, January 22, 2017 - 10:00 a.m.

View Bald Eagles in the Gorge with a wildlife biologist, then continue to a nearby winery for wine tasting.

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Bald Eagle Viewing and Wildflower Walk
Bald eagle near the Columbia River. (photographer: Debbie Asakawa)

Bald Eagle Viewing and Wildflower Walk

Saturday, January 28, 2017 - 12:00 p.m.

View Bald Eagles in the gorge, then go on a wildflower walk nearby.

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Bald Eagle Viewing and Conservation Update
Bald eagle near the Columbia River. (photographer: Debbie Asakawa)

Bald Eagle Viewing and Conservation Update

Sunday, January 29, 2017 - 10:00 a.m.

View Bald Eagles in the Gorge, then hear a conservation update over lunch.

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