HOW TO GET HERE
The Skamania Lodge is just 45 minutes from Portland, Oregon. The lodge is easily accessible by ground transportation and is serviced from most major cities by the Portland International Airport (PDX).
If you fly into the Portland International Airport, we encourage you to book your ground transportation with one of the following shuttle companies.
- Portland Transporter (Towncars and SUVs): 505-898-0090; www.Portlandtransporter.com
- Blue Star Shuttle: 505-249-1837; www.bluestarbus.com
- Ready Ride: Special $80 Rate (Roundtrip) by using code Readyride. Make your reservation by calling 503-380-3130 or Readyride@live.com
Special Discount from Delta Airlines
Delta is offering our retreat attendees discounted fares into PDX. When booking your ticket at www.delta.com, insert our event code, NMPF3 upon check-out. Discounts vary pending the fare code and class you are booking under.
APPROXIMATE DRIVING TIMES TO SKAMANIA LODGE FROM:
Downtown Portland, Oregon - 45 Minutes
Portland International Airport - 45 Minutes
Hood River, Oregon - 35 Minutes
Seattle, Washington - 3.5 Hours
Boise, Idaho - 7 Hours
From the Portland International Airport
Leave airport via I-205 South. Exit to Interstate 84 East (toward The Dalles). Continue east on I-84 until the Cascade Locks/Bridge of the Gods/Stevenson exit #44. Take the Bridge of the Gods across the Columbia River (toll bridge), and then turn east (right) on Highway 14. Immediately after entering Stevenson city limits (approx. 1½ miles), turn left onto Rock Creek Drive. Travel a short distance before turning left onto Skamania Lodge Way.
Drive south on I-5. Exit to I-205 south (exit #7). Watch for signs to State Highway 14 (exit #27) and exit east (toward Camas). Continue driving East on SR-14. Continue eleven miles past the Skamania General Store, passing Bonneville Dam and the Bridge of the Gods. Immediately after entering Stevenson city limits, turn left on Rock Creek Drive. Travel a short distance before turning left onto Skamania Lodge Way. If you prefer freeway driving, continue south on I-205 toward Portland. Exit to I-84 eastbound. Follow directions from the Portland Airport (above).
From Eastern Washington
Drive south from Kennewick on I-82. Take SR-14 west (toward Vancouver, WA). Enter city of Stevenson and continue to the west end of town. Turn right on Rock Creek Drive. Travel a short distance before turning left onto Skamania Lodge Way. If you prefer freeway driving, continue south on I-82 to Umatilla, OR, and take 730 west to Boardman and then I-84 West. Follow directions from Eastern Oregon (below).
From Eastern Oregon
Drive west on I-84. Take the Cascade Locks/Stevenson/Bridge of the Gods exit (#44). Drive through the town of Cascade Locks. At the west end of town, turn left to the Bridge of the Gods. Cross the bridge (toll), and turn right (east) on Highway 14. Immediately after entering Stevenson city limits, turn left onto Rock Creek Drive. Travel a short distance before turning left onto Skamania Lodge Way.