Friends of the Columbia Gorge

Friends of the Columbia Gorge protects the scenic, natural, cultural and recreational resources of the Columbia River Gorge region. We do so by ensuring strict implementation of the National Scenic Area Act and other laws protecting the Columbia River Gorge; promoting responsible stewardship of Gorge lands; encouraging public ownership of sensitive areas; educating the public on the unique values of the Gorge; and working with groups and individuals to accomplish mutual preservation goals.

Success!

Success!
Photo from Progress Report 'You Stepped Up!' (view small | med | large | orig)

Friends leads 80 hikes like this one every year.

Friends leads 80 hikes like this one every year.
Photo from Progress Report 'Huge Progress!' (view small | med | large | orig)

Multnomah Falls in autumn

Multnomah Falls in autumn
The signature waterfall of the Gorge, one of 70+ waterfalls in the region. (view small | med | large | orig)

Hikers on the Klickitat Trail

Hikers on the Klickitat Trail
Photo by Bev Linde (view small | med | large | orig)

Hikers on Dalles Mountain Ranch

Hikers on Dalles Mountain Ranch
Photo by Bev Linde (view small | med | large | orig)