The Power of Local, Sustainable Choices

One of Gorge Owned’s flagship programs, GO! Local works to promote local, sustainable businesses throughout the Columbia Gorge, and to educate locals about the importance and impact of making intentional consumer choices.

This season, Gorge Owned, along with our local partners and sponsors, produced the above short film to deliver this powerful message far and wide. Our thanks to our sponsors, to each of the following participating local businesses, and to our filmmaking partner Immense Imagery for helping bring this vision to life. 

  • First Interstate Bank
  • Cascade Acupuncture Center
  • Hood River Hobbies
  • Kainos Coffee
  • Brigham Fish Market
  • Thunder Island Brewing Co
  • Hood River Pedi-Cab
  • The Renewal Workshop
  • Westcliff Lodge
  • Cody Orchards and Farm Stand
  • Stave & Stone Winery
  • Mosier Company
  • Viento Wines
  • Tierra de Lobos Winery
  • Made in the Gorge
  • Hood River Hobbies
  • Oregon Trail Games
  • Westwind Frame and Gallery
  • Westwind Frame and Gallery
  • Gorge Community Music
  • Solstice Wood Fire Café and Bar
  • Columbia Gorge Discovery Center and Museum
  • Cobblestone Catering
  • Blue Zones Project
  • Blaine Fontana
  • Mt Hood Winery

To participate in future installments of the GO! Local film series as a sponsor or featured business, please reach out to GO’s Executive Director Courtney Christenson at