The preserve is being closed due to the nearby Lyle Hill wildfire that broke out on July 12.
As the climate changes, it is critical that all of us take extreme care and act as responsible stewards for our public lands in the Columbia Gorge.
Thank you to Kathy Tack for protecting the Gorge's past and future!
For the third year in a row, Friends’ membership survey allowed us to hear directly from our amazing community of Columbia Gorge supporters and enthusiasts.
Clean your boots when you hike. And your sneakers, sandals, and flip-flops too. Give them a quick scrub before and after you hike to prevent the spread of invasive weeds.
Our partnership with Washington State Parks at Beacon Rock demonstrates the cooperative approach that has been successful for Friends throughout the Gorge.
Due to its popularity, permits are required to access Dog Mountain Trail.
Volunteer Search & Rescue teams from the Six Scenic Area counties are a crucial part of safety net of first responders that we all depend on.