Tree Farm Stays in the Clackamas Wilderness

Wonser Woods, a 622-acre farm located in the Cascade Mountain foothills near Estacada, is now open for events, weddings and B&B stays. Each guest room is unique, offering a wide range of views, and spaces available for gatherings include the Timber Room, Great WYOMING Room, library and arbor. More than 500 acres of the property are forested and available to guests and groups for fishing, riding and hiking. Also, take in sunset views paddling with Clackamas River Outfitters during a Twilight Lake Tour, hike the Clackamas River Trail and take a spin on a pontoon boat at Promontory Marina.

Two New Hidden Hideaways in Eastern Oregon 

Silvies Valley Ranch, a 140,000-acre working ranch, is nestled between the Ochoco, Strawberry and Aldrich mountains. The Retreat at Silvies Valley Ranch is a 36-room resort with a conference center, two reversible 18-hole golf courses, a full-service fitness center, and activities such as goat herding, fishing and wagon rides. 

Located in the Eagle Cap Wilderness, Minam River Lodge is reached only by horseback, charter plane or an 8.5- mile hike. The lodge offers an array of beautiful hand-built accommodations from rustic log cabins and teepees to luxurious lodge suites. Explore trails by foot or horse and enjoy a meal featuring bounty from the lodge’s garden. 

Hotel Adeline, a new 4.5-acre boutique hotel, is now open in Scottsdale, Ariz. following a $13 million renovation. Located in the heart of Old Town Scottsdale, Hotel Adeline is close to all the area has to offer in restaurants, nightlife, shopping, art galleries, museums and outdoor recreation.

 

Anvil Hotel, a new 49-room property in downtown Jackson Hole, is actually a renovation of two buildings originally constructed as a motel in the 1950s. The hotel’s lobby functions as both a café and mercantile curated by high-end outdoor retailer, Westerlind. The hotel’s restaurant, Glorietta Trattoria, is named after Jackson’s nearby Mount Glory and located a short walk from the lobby on Glenwood Street.

 

Snowbasin Resort in Huntsville is offering several breakaway packages to corporate groups staying at The Grand American Hotel in nearby Salt Lake City.

CAMPFIRE COLLECTIVE

Ride the Needles Gondola to the top of the mountain for a reception and live acoustic music before a Western buffet with meats like elk loin, buffalo brisket and American Wagyu prime rib served with all the trimmings. End the night being serenaded by cowboy poets while making s’mores and enjoying storytellers and yard games.

DINNER & A MOVIE