Archive for the ‘Friends of the Columbia Gorge’ Category

“Beautiful Music for the Beautiful Gorge” Event on March 13

Posted by West Columbia Gorge Chamber on Thursday, February 25, 2016

Don’t miss out on the upcoming event: “Beautiful Music for the Beautiful Gorge,” hosted by Friends of the Columbia Gorge. The event, a fundraiser to support Gorge protection, will be held on March 13, 2016 at The Old Church in Portland, OR. Order your tickets for this special evening today!  Beautiful Music for the Beautiful […]

Friends of the Columbia Gorge Photo Contest

Posted by West Columbia Gorge Chamber on Monday, February 1, 2016

Have you taken some amazing photos of the Gorge over the years? Submit your 2016 photos to the Friends of the Columbia Gorge photo contest. The 2015 contest had some great shots (including the winning photo, featured at the top of this post) that are worth looking through!! The 35 & Gorgeous Photo Contest has […]

Play & Stay: Blooms & Brews

Posted by West Columbia Gorge Chamber on Monday, April 6, 2015

Friends of  the Columbia Gorge are celebrating their 35th Annual Meeting & Luncheon by making it a Play & Stay weekend event, formally known as their Blooms & Brews weekend. Enjoy art, flowers, hiking and the local micro-brewery for a weekend of fun in Cascade Locks starting this Saturday, April 11th. Read details about this […]

Beacon Rock Geology Hike

Posted by West Columbia Gorge Chamber on Monday, October 6, 2014

Friends of the Columbia Gorge is hosting a Beacon Rock Geology Hike this Friday, October 10, 2014. It is a moderate intensity with a 800-foot elevation gain two mile hike. Spots are still available for this hike and it is free to members . Learn more about this Beacon Rock Geology Hike below. Follow leader […]

Bridal Veil Full Moon Walk

Posted by West Columbia Gorge Chamber on Monday, October 6, 2014

Friends of the Columbia Gorge is hosting a Full Moon Walk on Wednesday October 8th, 2014. Currently the walk attendee is full but they are taking names for the waiting list. The walk is from 7:15 p.m. to 9:30 a.m. in Bridal Veil, OR. Read more about this easy intensity, low elevation gain Full Moon […]

Histories & Mysteries Hike Challenge

Posted by West Columbia Gorge Chamber on Monday, August 18, 2014

Don’t miss your chance to participate in this free challenge. There are 20 items to find and less than three months to find all of them. The rules are not extensive but include: you must stay on official trails, park in official parking lots, and not disrupt any of the sensitive cultural or natural resources. […]

Columbia Gorge in the first-ever Gorge Trivia Night!

Posted by West Columbia Gorge Chamber on Friday, August 1, 2014

Do you think you know all about the Columbia Gorge? Test your knowledge at the first-ever Gorge Trivia Night! Teams, prizes, food, and drinks what a great way so spend the evening, on Tuesday August 12th from 7 pm to 9 pm. This event is hosted by the Friends of the Columbia Gorge at Base […]

Hike Leader/Shepherd Training 101

Posted by West Columbia Gorge Chamber on Wednesday, January 29, 2014

Saturday, March 08, 2014 put it in your calender for 8:00 AM through 6:00 PM at the Lyle Cherry Orchard Trail, WA. This Hike Leader training will be educationally filled, fun, and a great hike. Read more about this annual training below. Click here to register as an attendee. Join us for our annual Hike […]