Columbia River Gorge Commission Meeting Update 5/14

The Columbia River Gorge Commission met Tuesday in Camas. During the meeting, US Forest Service Area Manager Lynn Burditt reported on the post-Eagle Creek fire repair status. She told commissioners that the Eagle Creek Trail had suffered several landslides including a large one:

The bottom line, she said, is that restoration of the Eagle Creek Trail, one of the most popular hiking spots in the Gorge, will not be completed until next summer. And she  added this sobering thought: