Small Meetings & Retreats
Escape the office and bring your small but mighty team to experience an off-site meeting or retreat at Skamania Lodge in Stevenson, Washington. Discover how exciting teambuilding, breathtaking nature, and a fresh meeting environment can re-energize your team and elevate their engagement and performance.
Experience is Everything
Take a peek at some of the the small meetings & retreats before you.
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Inspire Your Team Outside the Office
Off-site meetings are to work what vacations are to life. They inject fun, camaraderie, and creativity into a team. And just like searching for a vacation destination, an off-site meeting venue should reflect the goals and experiences your group is looking to acheive.
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 teams both big and small. Continue below to view our recommended spaces for small meetings and retreats.
View Features of The Washington Room
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
View Features of Baker Room
Baker Meeting Room
If your team needs to focus and collaborate, then Baker Room is the perfect space for your small meeting. Natural light flows through the floor to ceiling windows keeping your team energized and active during their meeting. This flexible space is also perfect for u-shape discussions or important presentations utilizing the built-in drop down screen.
- Classroom 24
- H Square 24
- U Shape 20
- Theater 40
- Reception 30
- Rounds 40
- Conference 20
Size: 713 sq ft.
- Floor to ceiling windows
- Access to outdoor terrace
- Pull down screen
View Features of Meadow Room
Size: 416 sq ft.
- Panoramic windows facing the Columbia River and Cascade Mountains
- Large conference table with comfortable seating
- Wet bar
- Drop down screen
- Connecting outdoor patio
Nourish Your Attendees
Fresh, inspired, delicious. Discover mindfully crafted catering menus to fuel your event. For smaller more intimate meetings, we have designed a catering menu packed with flavor and tailored to size, so nothing goes to waste.
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.
Challenge. Bond. Excite.
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.
Paint & Pinot
Inspire your team’s creativity with this guided art class. Enjoy a glass of wine while creating your very own masterpiece on canvas as you listen to great music and experience spectacular views of the Columbia River Gorge.
Challenge Your Comfort Zones
Aerial Park & Zipline Tours
Looking for a new adventure for your team? Our on-site aerial park will have your group navigating swinging bridges, tight ropes, rope swings, and even a canoe suspended amongst the trees.
Guacamole & Salsa Making Competition
Work in teams with chef-selected fresh and favorful ingredients to create a signature dip! Our chefs will judge your creations on taste, creativity and presentation.
The Columbia River Gorge is filled with more than 50 sparkling waterfalls. Hike together and view these wonders of nature. Near Skamania you’ll find Multnomah Falls, featuring the second highest waterfall in the United States.