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Thrillist: The Most Beautiful Places in Oregon You Never Knew Existed

Thrillist: The Most Beautiful Places in Oregon You Never Knew Existed

September 15, 2021
In the Press

Organizations like the Audubon Society, Friends of the Columbia Gorge, and Oregon Wild all work protect the incredible wilderness of Oregon.

The Gorge Magazine: Come One, Come All

The Gorge Magazine: Come One, Come All

September 13, 2021
In the Press

Newly protected properties will be designed for inclusive recreation.

Oregon ArtsWatch: Painting Quickly in the Gorge

Oregon ArtsWatch: Painting Quickly in the Gorge

August 13, 2021
In the Press

The event is now a partnership between Friends of the Columbia Gorge and the Maryhill Museum of Art.

2021 Friends PNW Plein Air Ribbon Winners Announced

2021 Friends PNW Plein Air Ribbon Winners Announced

August 11, 2021
Latest News

Elo Wobig was recently selected as the winner of the Friends' ribbon in the 15th annual Pacific Northwest Plein Air in the Columbia River Gorge paint-out.

Especially in Current Conditions, Please Celebrate Independence Day Responsibly

Especially in Current Conditions, Please Celebrate Independence Day Responsibly

June 24, 2021
Latest News

"Forests are no place for fireworks and in fact are illegal on federal and state public lands."

Oregon Legislature Acts to Address Bias Crimes on Public Lands

Oregon Legislature Acts to Address Bias Crimes on Public Lands

June 9, 2021
Latest News

On June 9 the Oregon House approvedĀ SB 289, following passage this April in the Oregon Senate. The bill now goes to Gov. Kate Brown for signing.

Portland Tribune: 2021 Friends of the Columbia Gorge Photo Contest Winners

Portland Tribune: 2021 Friends of the Columbia Gorge Photo Contest Winners

June 1, 2021
In the Press

Portland photographer Dan Hawk claimed two top spots this year, along with six other shutterbugs.

Friends Presents "Outdoor Access for All" Virtual Discussion

Friends Presents "Outdoor Access for All" Virtual Discussion

May 27, 2021
Multimedia

View the video of the panel discussion.

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