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A New Opportunity for Awe at Cape Horn

A New Opportunity for Awe at Cape Horn

July 28, 2021 - By Mika Barrett

A new property at Cape Horn offers real possibilities for increasing accessibility to serve residents and visitors beyond the customary Gorge hikers.

How the Lyle Hill Fire Affected Our Lyle Cherry Orchard Preserve

How the Lyle Hill Fire Affected Our Lyle Cherry Orchard Preserve

July 28, 2021

A report from our land trust on damage from the fire and what it means for the preserve's trails.

Challenging Energy Projects Threaten the Gorge

Challenging Energy Projects Threaten the Gorge

July 14, 2021 - By Michael Lang

Conservation Director Michael Lang: A legacy of stopping fossil fuel projects doesn't mean Friends is done working to challenge threats to the Gorge.

Friends Closes Lyle Cherry Orchard Preserve Due to Wildfire

Friends Closes Lyle Cherry Orchard Preserve Due to Wildfire

July 13, 2021 - By Dan Bell

The preserve is being closed due to the nearby Lyle Hill wildfire that broke out on July 12.

Heat Waves, Fireworks & Forests Don't Mix

Heat Waves, Fireworks & Forests Don't Mix

June 24, 2021 - By Kevin Gorman

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.

Kathy Tack: Protecting the Gorge's Past & Future

Kathy Tack: Protecting the Gorge's Past & Future

June 16, 2021 - By Pam Davee

Thank you to Kathy Tack for protecting the Gorge's past and future!

Your Voices Have Been Heard: Friends 2021 Member Survey

Your Voices Have Been Heard: Friends 2021 Member Survey

June 10, 2021 - By Hannah Anderson-Dana

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.

Brush Your Boots Off to Protect the Gorge!

Brush Your Boots Off to Protect the Gorge!

June 7, 2021 - By Sara Woods

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.

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