Archive for April 2018

“Did You ALL See Something?”

Kalama is open! So what’s next? How about the 19th Annual UFO Festival (May 17-19) at Hotel Oregon? As part of our speaker presentations, we welcome two guests who, as children, were part of a mass UFO sighting in Zimbabwe. Now adults, our guests will tell their story at our festival on Fri., May 18,…

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Lucky Jack & the Wreck of the George W. Elder

Last history blast before the doors to Kalama are flung open and guests have access to all the history and artwork and views and beer and food and wine and music and gardens and and and…. But until then, let’s talk about a shipwreck. For the majority of people, a little caution in life just…

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A Nice Summer Outing

Ten days out. The final push to Kalama. Keep moving forward! Until then, here’s a little more inspiration: There was once a mineral hot springs resort in the hills above Kalama called Wild Pigeon Springs Hotel…. Getting to Wild Pigeon Springs Hotel was no easy feat. But once early-20th-century travelers survived 16 miles of a…

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Pioneer, Mother, Hops Seller, Historian

We are moving ever closer to the Kalama Harbor Lodge grand opening on April 20! And so, here’s another Kalama story for you, this one about Eliza Jane Meeker. Her story is often added as an after-thought to her husband’s tale, but she was an exceptional woman in her own right. Read on… She may…

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