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Columbia Slough Watershed Council

Events & Workshops

Events & Workshops

Explore the Slough and learn about local nature!

The recreation program of the Columbia Slough Watershed Council offers free environmental education activities, bike tours, workshops, paddling events and multi-cultural festivals with the objective to increase community engagement and raise awareness about the richness of this special waterway.

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Recreation Activites

- Attracting Pollinators
- Groundwater 101
- Invasive Species
- Naturescaping
- Native Plants
- Slough 101
- Stormwater 101
- Raingarden 101
- Wetlands 101

Bike & Walk Tours
- Bat Night
- Bike the Levees
- Bird Walks
- Brew by the Slough
- Brunch with the Birds
- Cycle the Well Field
- Owl Prowl
- Subs on the Slough
- Vanport Tour

Paddling Events
- Bring Your Own Boat
- Evening Canoe the Slough (Spring & Fall)
- Ladies Lunchtime Paddle
- Moonlight Paddle

Community Festivals
- Explorando el Columbia Slough
- Columbia Slough Regatta
- Aquifer Adventure

Click here to learn more and register for upcoming events and workshops.  For additional information and/or questions, contact:

Susanne Raymond, Outreach & Events Director
Phone: (503) 281-1132

Sponsors & Partners

Our recreation activities are made possible by funding from: Boeing, the Bureau of Environmental Services, East Multnomah Soil & Water Conservation District, Metro, and the Portland Water Bureau and Partnerships with: Community Cycling Center, Hacienda CDC, Living Cully/Verde, and Next Adventure.

Eventos & Actividades