The Learning Shelter at
the Smith Homestead

A variety of meeting and event spaces are available for rent at the Tillamook Forest Center and the nearby Smith Homestead Day Use Area. Have a look at our facilities and then request a reservation for your selected facility using the links below. We'd love to give you a tour of our facilities and talk with you about options and opportunities to make your event a success. Drop us a line by email or give us a call at (503) 815-6808 for more information or to set up a time to visit.

The rustic Forest Learning Shelter at the Smith Homestead is an excellent spot for weddings, workshops, family gatherings, meetings and other events. Well water is available adjacent to the building (no sink). A large fireplace adds ambience to the lush forested setting. Limited electrical power is available. The shelter's indoor tables and benches comfortably accommodate 75 people.

The Combined River and Fireplace Room at the Tillamook Forest Center can be divided into two separate spaces or can function as one large room. The full space will comfortably hold about 70 people. The room features a working fireplace, deck overlooking the Wilson River, sinks, projection screens, and direct access to the trail system just outside the door.

Additional Information

Available Facilities

Please note the bridge and Combined River and Fireplace Rooms at the Tillamook Forest Center are no longer available for after-hours events.

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Smith Homestead Request Reservation
Combined River and Fireplace Room Request Reservation
Fireplace Room Request Reservation
River Room Request Reservation