, 2022-12-25 07:00:35,
The Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area is the largest scenic area in the United States, covering more than 80 miles of forests, hills, and bluffs in Oregon and southwestern Washington.
Its original management plan included the ambitious goal of creating a network of tracks to circumnavigate the entire strait. Forty years later, that vision is getting closer to reality with the creation of a 200-mile trail network connecting cities in Oregon and Washington on both sides of the Columbia River.
said Rene Tkach, director Gorge towns to trails Project Manager with Friends of Columbia George. “It created this opportunity to look at, ‘Can we connect cities to towns?'” And the truth was, we could.
Nonprofit conservation organization columbia george friends He was instrumental in securing the designation of the National Scenic Area and has since worked to protect…
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