Camp Turnaround photo of Pavilion exterior Favorite photo site at Gales Creek running through Camp Turnaround 1 Corinthians 13:4 Love poem on bridal suite vanity - All you need is love! The Alder tree photo site at Camp Turnaround The gazebo yard, another ceremony site The Secret Meadow favors the evening sunlight and makes an awesome photo site for your wedding album memories The Secret Meadow Many rhododendron and azalea bloom mid-May to mid-June Anticipating the bride Gales Creek tumbles through one end of the property to the other Chairs set up for 200 in front of the stage Autumn color fills the hills Stage with wedding party Inside pavilion Outside ceremony Waterfall, mermaid and fish splash in the pond

A quiet place in the country to escape while...

Saying "I do"

Imagining a beautiful outdoor Oregon setting for your wedding? See our wedding page for details and ask how we can make this day unforgettable.  

Reuniting the family

For adults and teenagers, we have 4 horseshoe pits, a sand volleyball court, a ¾ size basketball court and short walking trails. For children we have swings, mechanical horse rides, and climbing bars.

Motivating the force

Want a unique off-site space for your business meeting or company picnic?  We've got you covered.


Retreating from the world

Day retreats, church socials, anniversaries, you name it.  What better way to get away from the bustle than to surround yourself with nature?

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Romantic Gazebo

Romantic gazebo nestled into shrubs and flowers. Adjacent lawn area seats 200.
Grass and trees everywhere and lights for later evening events.

Rustic Pavilion

Beautiful rustic pavilion with knotty pine paneled walls, huge rock hearth and wood stove. With an interior size of 2700 sq. ft., it will seat 200. It is good for most weather: closed and heated in the colder weather; opened and breezy for warmer weather.

Log & Cedar Stage

Handsome log and cedar stage is center to a huge yard with expansive seating potential.


Camp Turnaround is a family run facility that provides a private and pleasant country setting for your celebration or gathering needs. For decades families have enjoyed this beautifully forested creek-side park. Weddings, church picnics, company picnics and family reunions have all been celebrated here.

Nature provides the setting of beauty. Landscaping, lawns, pathways with bridges, and a pond add more color in the borders. The large patios, huge creek overlook, stage and pavilion provide shelter and amenities.

Exclusive. We only book one event at a time.