Lodging & Transportation

Conference attendees are responsible for making lodging reservations and travel arrangementsAll conference attendees are REQUIRED to stay on-site at the Skamania Lodge, located in the Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area, in order to attend SHRA 2019.


This year’s accommodation will be an all-inclusive package with a few value-focused options.

Your stay includes breakfast, lunch, dinner, as well as snack and coffee breaks during conference days on Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday.  There will also be a Sunday evening reception on our travel and arrival day.


Two different lodging options will be available:

  1. Single Occupancy Lodging Option: $189.75/night for the room, $79/day for all meals.
    Total cost: $1,075.00 (per person) inclusive of all taxes and fees
  2. Double Occupancy Lodging Option: $189.75/night for the room, $79/day for all meals for 2 people. Total cost: $1,391.00 (for 2 people) inclusive of all taxes and fees
    *Only a limited quantity of double occupancy rooms are available.

Please note that conference lodging reservations are made with the SHRA team directly – do not reach out to the hotel to book your room and lodging. Instead, use the link below.

Register for Lodging and Meals for the SHRA Conference


In addition to booking your room, we suggest booking your travel as early as possible. We suggest flying into Portland and sticking around for the weekend to explore the City of Roses after the conference wraps if your schedule allows.

Skamania Lodge is a peaceful resort getaway just 45 minutes from Portland, Oregon. Attendees are responsible for their own transportation to the lodge. As the conference get’s closer, we’ll help to facilitate ride shares, carpools, etc.

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.

From Seattle
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).