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28 08, 2017

Company Retreats at Vernonia Springs

By |August 28th, 2017|Blog, Company Retreats|0 Comments

Are you looking for an outdoor company retreat center or venue to host your next corporate getaway or team building exercise?  Look no further than Vernonia Springs!  Located just 20-30 minutes from Portland, Beaverton or Hillsboro, Vernonia Springs has everything you need for your next staff retreat.  Our close proximity ensures that you will have [...]

26 08, 2017

Old Tophill trestle less than two miles from Vernonia Springs

By |August 26th, 2017|Banks - Vernonia State Trail, Blog, Hiking|0 Comments

It only took me 4 1/2 years to finally find the trail to the Tophill trestle off of the Banks-Vernonia State Trail!  Just about two miles from Vernonia Springs ... rent a bike or hike to check out this nearly 100 year wooden marvel.  Really strange standing on a bridge that ends over the canyon [...]

11 08, 2017

Hiking near Vernonia Springs

By |August 11th, 2017|Blog, Hiking|0 Comments

Great video on OPB regarding James D. Thayer author of Hiking from Portland to the Coast: An Interpretive Guide to 30 Trails.   Thayer is a hiking enthusiast and local history buff who has figured out how to hike all the way from Forest Park in Portland to the Oregon Coast!  One of Jim’s trails comes [...]

31 07, 2017

REI Women’s Campout at Vernonia Springs

By |July 31st, 2017|Blog, Group Campout|0 Comments

Thank you to all the women who attended the REI Women’s Campout July 28- July 30th!  We couldn’t have asked for better weather for the 50 ladies that spent the weekend here at Vernonia Springs.  Activities included cycling on the Banks-Vernonia State Trail, hiking as well as many classes on camping equipment selection and use, [...]

24 07, 2017

Banks-Vernonia State Trail “10 Best Car-Free Bike Paths in the USA”

By |July 24th, 2017|Banks - Vernonia State Trail, Bicycle Rentals, Blog, Glamping|0 Comments

I somehow managed to miss this Bicycling Magazine Top 10 ranking of the Banks-Vernonia State Trail back in 2014.  Nothing has changed out here it is still the same amazing trail!  No doubt the BV Trail is one of the most beautiful trails I have ever ridden.  Fortunately the trail runs right through the middle [...]

19 07, 2017

So much fun at Sole Scout Summer Camp!

By |July 19th, 2017|Blog, Group Campout|0 Comments

We would like to thank all of the Sole Sister campers who attended the Sole Scout Summer Camp at Vernonia Springs from July 13th- 16th!  Hearing four days of laughter from this awesome group of ladies was a rewarding experience. These ladies know how to party and have fun!  Here are just some of the [...]

4 07, 2017

What a day to ride the Banks-Vernonia State Trail!

By |July 4th, 2017|Bicycle Rentals, Blog|0 Comments

Big thank you to the Attlan family for choosing to rent their bikes from Vernonia Springs.  Enjoy the beautiful day out here ... happy 4th of July!

20 06, 2017

Congratulations Derek and Heather!

By |June 20th, 2017|Blog, Weddings|0 Comments

Congratulations to Derek and Heather Palinsky!   What a beautiful day it was last Saturday for their special day!

12 06, 2017

Cannon Beach is just an Hour from Vernonia Springs

By |June 12th, 2017|Blog, Glamping, Weekend Getaways|0 Comments

One of our guests shared this amazing photo from their day trip Saturday to Cannon Beach.  We have killer "getaway" options if you are willing to make the 45 minute drive to Vernonia Springs.  Here is just one fun and relaxing option for a weekend getaway.  Day 1: Wake up in your luxury yurt and [...]

29 05, 2017

Glamping and Cycling at Vernonia Springs

By |May 29th, 2017|Blog, Glamping|0 Comments

If you have never "glamped" before ... now is the time to give it a try!  Enjoy luxury camping in the woods.  We now have three yurts to  choose from: Chinook, Osprey and Bobcat.  If you are really feeling nutty ... stay the night in our wall tent on a platform or "hillbilly" as we [...]