HOBACK, Wyo. — Locals have come to love Astoria Park Conservancy’s hot springs experience, where guests can choose from five beautiful pools to soak in nature and enjoy the views of the Snake River canyon.

But did you know Astoria has opened their doors to hosting private events, parties and celebrations of any size? Astoria Park Conservancy offers six different venue options to rent out for your next group event.

Find your perfect indoor or outdoor venue for your next community events, corporate retreat, wedding, birthday party, family reunion or gathering. Plus, Astoria’s event packages are fully customizable, offering clients the ability to mix and match event venues to create your perfect day. 

Best Venues for Small Groups

Johnny Counts Cabin


Perfect for: intimate weddings, conferences, workshops, retreats, private catered dinner parties 

Built in the early 2000’s and recently updated, this cozy riverside cabin features a flexible floorplan, riverside views and patio, a wood burning fireplace, timber beams, and stunning antler chandeliers.

The River Pool

Outdoor; In the Water

Perfect for: Relaxing group soak/swim, private group gatherings

Our most private pool, situated nearest to the Snake River, the River Pool is large enough to accommodate 20 soakers, and is connected to a nearby riverside patio with seating where guests can stay dry, enjoy the view while soaking up the sun. Since this patio is 10 feet from the pool, food and snacks can be set up here.

Poolside Picnic Pavillion & Playground


Perfect for: family gatherings, birthday parties, group soaking/swimming events

Share the pools with the public, but have our shaded picnic pavilion tables and adjacent playground reserved for your groups’ use during your stay. The perfect venue to host a gathering with plenty of room to set up food, relax in the shade, and play while you aren’t swimming.

Photo: Astoria Park Conservancy

Best Venues for Large Groups

Riverside Event Lawn


Perfect for: weddings, corporate retreats, or events 

Situated adjacent to the hot springs with a direct view of the Snake River Canyon, the Riverside Event Lawn is a great open space that can accommodate tents up to 60 x 50 feet.

Hot Springs Buy-Out

Outdoor; In the Water

Perfect for: large celebrations in the pools

Reserve all five soaking pools at Astoria Hot Springs for a complete private soaking event. Includes the entire hot springs area, picnic pavilion, playground and riverside patio.

Park Event Lawn


Perfect for: weddings,corporate retreats, or large events

Looking for more privacy? Gather in an open field surrounded by cottonwoods and pine trees. The Park Event Lawn has a large, flat space for an event tent and offers a more secluded and private setting that overlooks Astoria’s future park.

Weddings and Customizable Options:

Outdoor and Indoor

Create your dream day at Astoria by truly making the space your own. Combine venues such as Johnny Counts Cabin, the Riverside Event Lawn, and the Hot Springs to celebrate and gather along the banks of the Snake River. With this option, our venues can be completely dedicated to you and your group– with no distractions on a special day.

Astoria Park Conservancy can’t wait to host your next event. 

Conveniently located just south of Jackson, Astoria is situated away from the busy downtown and national park areas, providing a convenient setting for private events along the Snake River. If you have an upcoming special occasion, birthday party, family reunion, wedding or group gathering and would like to plan an event, please call us to inquire or email us at events@astoriapark.org. 100% of event proceeds support Astoria Park Conservancy’s nonprofit mission to connect our community through inspiring experiences in nature that improve livability, health, and wellbeing.