News & Updates
Friends of the Columbia Gorge Condemns Recent Cape Horn Cliff Vandalism
April 24, 2019
Friends responds to the vandalism discovered on April 23 along Cape Horn Cliff.
Winners Announced in Friends' Fourth Annual Photo Contest
April 7, 2019
Colleen Wright wins grand prize for evocative shot along Nick Eaton Ridge trail.
Friends Testifies in Support of Funding for the Gorge Commission
March 25, 2019
Testimony by Executive Director Kevin Gorman in front of the Oregon Legislature's Ways and Means Subcommittee on Natural Resources
Friends Staff Urge Strong Oil Train Safety Law in Testimony at Capitol
February 7, 2019
Read testimony by two Friends' staff members regarding the first oil train safety bill up for consideration in 2019.
Friends of the Columbia Gorge Appeals Zimmerly Mining Decision
October 10, 2018
Gorge Commission urged to stop largest ongoing land-use violation in history of the Gorge National Scenic Area.
Wildfire Near The Dalles Spreads to Over 36,000 Acres
July 18, 2018
Fireworks & Forests Don't Mix
June 28, 2018
Last year, the illegal use of fireworks over the Labor Day holiday weekend ignited the Eagle Creek fire.
Pacific Crest Trail, Benson State Park Reopen After Eagle Creek Fire
June 14, 2018
To protect public safety, it is illegal for hikers to venture off the newly reopened trails.