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. 

Two Roads Hospitality has assumed management of L’Auberge de Sedona and Orchards Inn, which are now part of the Denver-based company’s Destination Hotels collection, which features more than 40 properties. L’Auberge de Sedona features 4,480 square feet of event space in addition to several outdoor venues, 62 luxury cottages, 21 traditional lodgestyle guest rooms and the five-bedroom Creekhouse. Many of the guest rooms feature new furniture and design elements.

 

EXPANSION PROJECT WRAPS UP AT STEIN ERIKSEN LODGE

 

Living in a Colorado ski town like I do, locals always seem to know about other great ski communities. Word seems to travel, and residents traverse back and forth for outdoor recreation or a new job in a location that provides a similar lifestyle.