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

Hike with Friends

With 100+ guided outings a year to choose from, there is something for everyone!

Search Friends' Guided Outings

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.

First-time hiking with Friends? Learn all about it in our Hike Program Information & Guidelines 

Our 2018 Spring & Summer hike season runs from March 10 - July 22

  • Early registration for Friends members will begin February 28.

  • General registration begins March 5.

Don't want to wait for general registration? Become a Friends member today!

Become a Member


Questions? Contact Outdoor Programs Coordinator Kate Lindberg:


Special thanks
to our sponsor:

Winter Bald Eagle Viewing Outings:

Bald Eagle Viewing + Lunch and Drinks

Bald Eagle Viewing + Lunch and Drinks

Saturday, January 27, 2018

View Bald Eagles in the Gorge, then visit a nearby local business for lunch and beverages.