Trail Talk Ambassador Sharon Ross gives information to a hiker at the Dog Mountain trailhead, June 2017. (photographer: Mitch Hammontree)
Shuttle, Trail Volunteers Ease Dog Mountain Congestion and Stress
Wednesday, June 14, 2017
Friends of the Columbia Gorge partners with U.S. Forest Service to create better hiking experience.
The community of Mosier, OR, seen from Mosier Plateau. (photographer: Paloma Ayala)
Gorge Commissioners Uphold Wasco County Commission’s Denial of Rail Expansion Project
Tuesday, June 13, 2017
Tribes, conservation groups applaud Columbia River Gorge Commission decision on proposed Union Pacific Mosier rail expansion
After the derailment anniversary rally, attendees proceed to the Columbia River for a ceremony, June 3, 2017. (photographer: Kyle Ramey for Stand Up to Oil)
Hundreds Gather in Mosier to Remember Derailment
Saturday, June 3, 2017
One year after an oil train derailment in the town, hundreds gathered in Mosier to remember the fiery wreck and speak out against proposed fossil fuel terminal developments.
Rally on the Washington Capitol steps in Olympia before the petition deliveries. (photographer: Ryan Rittenhouse)
Friends, Coalition Partners Deliver 1.3 Million Comments Against Coal and Oil Transport
Thursday, May 11, 2017
Find out what's next and how you can help.
A coal train thunders through the eastern Columbia Gorge. (photo: Friends' archive
Washington Regulators: Coal Terminal Would Cause "Signficant, Long-Lasting Harm"
Thursday, May 4, 2017
State agency and county release final review for largest proposed coal export terminal in North America.
On the trail at Steigerwald Lake National Wildlife Refuge, December 2016. (photos courtesy of Debbie Asakawa)
Finding Wonder at Steigerwald
Monday, May 1, 2017
Preserve the Wonder Campaign Co-Chair Debbie Asakawa writes of a magical winter day at Steigerwald National Wildlife Refuge.
Standing in wonder at Latourell Falls. (photographer: Micheal Drewry)
Friends of the Columbia Gorge Announces Sixth Annual Hike Challenge
Tuesday, April 11, 2017
This spring’s Preserve the Wonder hike challenge highlights the many wonders of the Gorge.