PO Box 274, 16555 Butte Creek Road, Fossil Oregon 97830
541-763-2227 Toll Free: 888-968-7698 Fax 541-763-2719
Wilson Ranches Retreat Bed and Breakfast is hidden in Butte Creek Valley two miles west of Fossil, Oregon. WRR is sited in a circa 1900 ranch house on Phil and Nancy Wilson's 9,000 acre working cattle ranch. The Wilsons are fifth generation Oregonians whose pioneer families settled in Wheeler County in the 1800's.
The Retreat is within an hours drive of the three John Day Fossil Beds National Monument units. Fossil offers public fossil diggings, museum, interpretive center, and historic courthouse. Kinzua Hills Golf Course and John Day River bass fishing, swimming and raft Trips are also available.
WRR is known as "The Best Rest in Wheeler County". The Bed & Breakfast has seven guest rooms, large living and dining rooms, full kitchen, guest refrigerator and microwave, and a spacious deck and lawn for lounging. Wilson Ranches offers trail riding, cattle drives, hiking, 4x4 truck ranch tours, photo-ops, and wildlife watching.
Other Bed and Breakfasts and Country Inns nearby:
(Maupin) Imperial River Company
(Fossil) Bridge Creek Flora Inn
(Dufur) Dufur Valley Bed and Breakfast
(Kimberly) Holmes River Ranch Inn
(Fossil) Wilson Ranches Retreat Bed & Breakfast
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03/21 Coming to The Fossil area
John Scharff Migratory Bird Festival Burns OR April11-14 Enjoy witnessing the spectacular spring migration in the Harney Basin of southeast Oregon. View thousands of migratory birds, from waterfowl and songbirds to raptors and cranes.
Columbia Gorge Wine and Pear Fest Hood River OR May18-19 Start off the weekend with friends and fun featuring Columbia Gorge wineries and eateries. Highlights include entertainment, live music, wine tasting, great food, fruit exhibits with samples, and local artisans.
Gorge Blues and Brews Festival Stevenson WA June21-22 Fine collection of local craft brews and local wines, a multitude of phenomenal foods, and great blues music, while benefiting local charities in the Columbia Gorge.
Columbia Gorge Bluegrass Festival Stevenson WA June25-28 Amazing talent, workshops, instrument contests and raffle, fine craft and food vendors, a merry beer garden, and nightly dances.
Huckleberry Festival Bingen WA September6-8 Music, parade, kids games, entertainment.