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Board Meetings & Retreats

It’s easy to think big picture when gazing at the mountains and spectacular river views. Go beyond the boardroom and getaway to Skamania Lodge. Unlock innovations, strengthen bonds, and plan for the year ahead with 175-acres of nature and limitless inspiration. Whether it’s a strategic board meeting or leadership retreat, our stunning location in the Columbia River Gorge combined with our exciting team building options, refreshing meeting spaces, and energizing catering options will fuel your team for what is ahead.

Experience is Everything

Take a peek at the board meetings and retreats before you. 

Photo Credit: Kittleson & Associates

Photo Credit: Kate Holt Photography

Photo Credit: Ginn Realty Group 

Photo Credit: The Gorge Paddling Center

Recharge in Nature


Windows on the Gorge

Feel like you’re flying through the Cascade Mountains when you stay in our Windows on the Gorge rooms. Located on the top floor, these amazing accommodations welcome bright natural light and breathtaking views through floor to ceiling windows. Not to mention a spacious living area with cozy fireplace, creating the perfect space to relax and unwind after your off-site meeting.

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 Executive Suites

Whether you need more space to focus and work, or unplug and relax, the suites at Skamania Lodge offer the quintessential Northwest experience with the added luxury of upgraded amenities. Step out to your private balcony in our Gorge Suite, relax by a cozy living room fireplace in the Woodland Suite, or gaze at jaw-dropping views from our largest accommodation – The Hood River Suite.

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Luxury Tree Houses

Discover the ultimate spot to unplug and disconnect after your meeting at Skamania. Surrounded by nature and the tall Douglas Fir old-growth forest, enjoy a quiet evening at the private forest firepit with a bottle of wine. Drink in the views and your morning coffee on your private deck and enjoy luxurious amenities made for an unforgettable experience in Skamania's Tree House King and Tree House Double.

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Inspire Your Team Outside the Office

Skamania Lodge’s Washington State conference center is purpose built for transformational meetings. With 23 state of the art meeting rooms and over 22,000 sq feet of indoor meeting and event space, our diverse range of meeting venues create an inspirational environment for board meetings and retreats. Continue below to view our recommended spaces. 

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The Washington Room

The Washington Room

The Washington Room

Boulder Terrace

Adams Meeting Room

Conference Center Lobby and Business Center

Conference Center Wing

Tree House Double

Tree Houses

Tree House King

Hood River Suite

Hood River Suite

The Washington Room

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The Washington Room 

This cozy and sophisticated soft seating space is designed for creative meetings. Bright and warm, it's comfortable and conversational style décor will put everyone at ease and prepare the team for positive collaboration.

As an added bonus, the Washington Room includes the adjacent outdoor Boulder Terrace with additional patio seating, private fire pit and café lighting, affording an indoor/outdoor meeting experience.

Capacity: Reception  20

Size: 713 sq ft


  • Hanging lights and hardwood floors
  • Rolling buffet station with beverage fridge
  • Built-in 60" flat screen TV
  • Chalkboard wall
  • Soft seating
  • Dart board
  • Giant scrabble board
  • Various board games
  • Vintage-style record player
  • Specialized Food and Beverage Offerings

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Adams Meeting Room 


  • Classroom 48
  • H Square 40
  • U Shape 30
  • Theater 96
  • Reception 50
  • Rounds  88
  • Conference 28

Size: 1472 Sq. Ft. 


  • Drop down screen
  • Large floor to ceiling windows
  • Access to outdoor terrace

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Meadow Room

Size: 416 sq ft.

Capacity: 14


  • Panoramic windows facing the Columbia River and Cascade Mountains
  • Large conference table with comfortable seating
  • Wet bar
  • Drop down screen

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The Library 

Size: 476 sq ft. 

Capacity: 14


  • Located on the second floor
  • Windows overlooking the Columbia River and Cascade Mountains
  • Windows peering out into the Gorge Room
  • Large conference desk with comfortable seating
  • Drop down screen 

Taste the Northwest

Catering & Dining

Full-Serivce Catering 

Fresh, inspired, delicious. Discover mindfully crafted catering menus to fuel your event. For smaller intimate meetings, we've designed a catering menu packed with flavor and tailored to size so nothing goes to waste. 

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The Cascade Dining Room 

Drink in the views. Discover our passion for flavorful, locally sourced ingredients; from fresh caught Columbia River Steelhead in our signature tacos to locally sourced Prime Rib. Each ingredient is mindfully selected and creatively combined for an authentic and memorable Northwest dining experience.

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Award Winning Wine List 

We’re collectors of the Northwest. Connoisseurs of local craft. And wine is our passion. From the vines of the Columbia Valley all the way to the Willamette, we source the finest wines from local wineries, so you can taste the authentic flavors of our region.

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Challenge Your Comfort Zones

Team Building 

Climb through the trees. Chuck a bullseye axe throwing. Add your own spice to the Guacamole & Salsa competition. Connect and imbibe on a guided winery or brewery tour through the Columbia River Gorge. Explore Skamania's experiential team building activities that pull you away from the desk and into the Gorge, so you can truly bond as a team.

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Ready to Start Planning?

So are we. Complete a Request for Proposal or contact Skamania Group Sales at 800-376-9116.

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