April 17th 2018

Hiking This Summer In The Columbia Gorge

Summer is coming soon. That means it’s going to be hiking season. After the Eagle Creek fire, however, many of the most famous trails and hiking areas are closed. The closed areas are dangerous places, and you don’t want to go there. They’re so perilous that the rescue teams aren’t even going in to train. The fire stripped away the topography in the areas it … Read More

February 16th 2018

Four Reasons for a Lodge Wedding

You just asked her to marry you. Or he asked you. Either way, congratulations! Now it’s time for the real work to begin: planning your life together, planning the time leading up to the wedding, and oh. Right. There’s planning the wedding itself. Fortunately, we’ve got you covered. Imagine exchanging your vows in a rustic setting, where we’re taking care of you. You can just … Read More

December 15th 2017

Groceries for Families in Need

Happy Holidays from the Heathman Lodge! Family, Friends, and Food… There’s nothing like this time of year. Time with family and friends, celebrating the holidays and another year. It’s a time where not just households, but in many cases, entire families from across the country and around the world gather together to enjoy a few moments and often a feast. … For Most of Us … Read More

Heathman Lodge staff and Vancouver Chamber of Commerce representatives celebrate the Heathman Lodge's twentieth anniversary November 2017 November 28th 2017

Twenty Years in Vancouver

by Bryan White Thanksgiving, and the transition to Christmas and the New Year Thanksgiving was just days ago. Now, many are getting into the Christmas spirit. We have placed our Christmas decorations on display. If you haven’t seen our lobby decked out for the holidays, you need to visit. If you haven’t been to Hudson’s for a Grand Buffet, it’s time to change that. The … Read More

November 02nd 2017

Hudson’s Blog Launch: Mexico Earthquake Benefit Dinner

The Heathman Lodge: home to Hudson’s Bar & Grill Have you ever visited the Heathman Lodge? Then you might also have had a meal at Hudson’s Bar & Grill or in the Fireside Lounge. If you haven’t, then you should. With the flavors and style of the Pacific Northwest, Hudson’s perfectly complements your stay in the PNW. Last week, Chef Ray Delgado and the Hudson’s … Read More

Mexico-Earthquake-Relief October 15th 2017

Hudson’s to Help With Earthquake Relief

In a matter of seconds, your life can change forever. That’s exactly what happened for many at 1:14 pm near Mexico City. For two hundred sixteen of those people, those seconds marked their last moment on earth. Buildings toppled and crumbled as a magnitude 7.1 earthquake ripped through Puebla, about 100 miles south of Mexico City. Rescuers worked feverishly to dig victims out of the … Read More

Brady finishes his drive swing at a charity golf tournament September 11th 2017

Coming Soon: Heathman Helping Hands Golf Tournament

Do You Love to Play Golf? This week, we’re looking forward to our Heathman Helping Hands Charity Golf Tournament at Tri Mountain Golf Course. We’re using our first annual tournament to help raise money for the Foundation for Vancouver Public Schools. We’ll kick off the shotgun start tournament at 9:00 this Thursday, September 14. Bring your foursome, or make new contacts as we match you … Read More

September 05th 2017

Eagle Creek Forest Fire: It Breaks Your Heart

Forest Fires Are Common in the PNW A nearby forest fire is dropping ash on the Lodge. It is quite surreal. Forest fires have always been a part of life in the Pacific Northwest, but they have always been someplace far away, near someone else’s community. Eastern Washington, eastern Oregon, Idaho, Nevada. Fires out there are standard this time of year. As I started outside to take … Read More