Stories tagged: columbia gorge
Sat., Nov. 16, 2019
Friends of the Columbia Gorge—a Portland-based conservation organization dedicated to protecting the scenic, natural, cultural, and recreational resources of the Columbia Gorge—is now accepting submissions for its fifth annual photo …
UPDATED: Thu., Sept. 21, 2017
Geologists for the state of Oregon are warning of the risk of major landslides in parts of the Columbia River Gorge that were hit by wildfires this year.
Mon., Sept. 11, 2017
Authorities say trails affected by an Oregon wildfire in the Columbia River Gorge might be closed for months.
Thu., Sept. 7, 2017
The fast-moving wildfire chewing through Oregon’s forestland is threatening more than homes and people. It’s also devouring the heart of the state’s nature-loving identity.
UPDATED: Tue., Sept. 5, 2017
A Spokane family heard the bang about 4 p.m. that transformed their refreshing Saturday hike past waterfalls in the Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area into a chilling overnight ordeal.
Fri., March 24, 2017
Rescuers have found a 29-year-old man who became lost while hiking in the Columbia River Gorge.
Fri., Jan. 6, 2017
SEATTLE – An Australian company that makes engines for aerial drones is planning to set up a facility in the Columbia Gorge, following a $90 million agreement to supply engines …