Lodging en route
Housing arranged by the Centralia-Chehalis Chamber of Commerce
Please reserve the housing options below by using this Lodging Reservation Form.
Centralia & Chehalis Private Homes - ALL FULL AS OF JUNE 8
Local volunteers open their homes for riders and to help support local charities in Centralia & Chehalis. For your $60 fee you receive sleeping accommodations and a shower with towel. Riders are responsible for their own dinner unless arrangements are made before the ride with their host family. Breakfast will be available upon request. Proceeds go towards Centralia College Scholarship foundation and Centralia/Chehalis Chamber of Commerce. Place luggage on the Centralia College Truck.
Centralia College (Midpoint)
Relax at the end of the first day at the Centralia College Campus, which has 30 acres of inviting landscape, restrooms, showers, television viewing areas, cafeteria, and parking for RVs ($25) and support vehicles. An improved bike security system (bike corral) will be available from the Centralia Police Department. Transportation to off campus restaurants, shops and theaters will be provided by the City of Centralia. The extremely popular Beer Garden will return and will be placed in a strategic area to provide a pleasant environment as well as an opportunity to view TV programming. Start off Sunday with a full carbo load from the pancake feed in the college cafeteria.
Check the Centralia College STP website for the latest information on menus and activities. Midpoint photos will also be posted on the website after the ride.
Pre-registration for floor space is available for $30. Please fill out the Saturday Night Lodging Reservation Form (PDF). Registration at the door is $35, which includes showers and towel rental, television and use of exercise equipment.
Place your luggage on the Centralia baggage truck.
Vader Lions Club - FULL AS OF JUNE 8
Relaxing accommodations beside Hwy 506. Your $45 fee includes baggage service, bike storage, floor space, showers without towels, lasagna dinner, and pancake breakfast. (Special meals available upon request.) The floor in the Lions Hall is hard, so consider bringing and air mattress. Tent and RV space is available for $30 and include shower, dinner, and breakfast. Outdoor campers will be showering in a private home 3 blocks from the camping area. We work hard to make you happy, but space is limited so sign up early. Place your bags on the Vader baggage truck.
A $25 fee including indoor camping in school, outdoor camping or RV parking, indoor bike storage, baggage service, and shower (no towels). Large group arrangements are possible. A spaghetti dinner will be available Saturday evening for $7 as well as a $5 pancake breakfast on Sunday morning. Funds raised benefit the Napavine High School Athletics. Place your bags on the Napavine baggage truck.
Housing arranged by individual riders
The following housing options can be reserved by contacting the organization directly.
Centralia College Group Accommodations (Mid-point)
Semi-private group housing. Three boardrooms in the Hanson building and numerous classrooms in the Health and Wellness Center (Gym) and the New Science Center. Pricing, number of occupants and other info is as follows:
- 6 person semi-private accommodations - $250
- 8 person semi-private accommodations - $300
- 10 person semi-private accommodations - $350
- 12 person semi-private accommodations - $375
Here is a link to this information on our STP website: Semi-Private Housing. For questions on the Centralia College midpoint contact Candy Lunke (360) 736-9391 ext. 605 or Bob Peters (360) 736-9391 ext. 307. Official STP baggage drop-off/pick-up site for the Centralia truck.
Centralia Athletics - Proceeds benefit Centralia Girls Basketball. Centralia Athletics will provide floor space in the Centralia Middle School gym for $30. Bring your sleeping bags and/or mats. We will also provide the riders with bike storage, showers, baggage, transportation and towels. Free water and Starbucks coffee. Located off exit 82 in Centralia close to Borst Park and local eateries. Please contact Mark Westley at 360-269-3324 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
- For reservations please send your $30 check or money order payable to:
Centralia Girls Basketball
1505 Reynolds Ave. Centralia, WA 98531
Centralia Community Church in Centralia (indoor camping) - located one mile from scenic Borst Park or 1½ miles from the Centralia outlets is offering several choices for STP lodging with convenient online registration and payment www.cccog.com. Sleeping space is $45 (per person) in an air-conditioned building on carpeted gym floor w/air mattress, $50 (per person) for groups of 5 or more in a private carpeted classroom w/an air mattress, or RV sleeping $50 (per person). Amenities include on site showers (towels included), secured indoor bike storage, basic cable, Wi-Fi by request, DVD movies available, lasagna dinner from 5 - 7 PM and an all-you-can-eat pancake breakfast from 4:30 AM to 6:45 AM. We also have plenty of outdoor space for non-pedaling family members and friends to park their RVs ($20 space + $20 per person includes showers, and meals). No alcohol or tobacco please. Place your baggage on the Centralia truck.
- For more information call (360) 360-736-7606 or
Register and pay Online Now at www.cccog.com.
Centralia Salvation Army - Located just 5 short blocks from the Centralia College midpoint, the Salvation Army offers air-conditioned sleeping accommodations in a dorm like setting. Room for 20 people, they will provide showers w/towels, a spaghetti Dinner with green salad, garlic bread and beverage. They will also provide a breakfast that includes eggs, waffles, sausage and beverages. Luggage pick up provided and bike storage. Contact Catherine Warner at 360-736-4339 8:30 am-4: 30 pm M-TH and 8:30am 12pm F. email@example.com.
Church of the Nazarene (indoor or outdoor camping) - .8 miles from Centralia College Midpoint. A $25 fee per person (for indoor campers) includes carpeted floor space in the church, an in-house all-you-can-eat pancake breakfast, secure bike check & overnight storage, bike tune-up station, delivery of baggage to our facility and back to midpoint, internet workstations, video game and table game room, and a complementary shuttle to showering facilities and other local attractions. For those who prefer to camp outdoors, we have space in a grassy field to pitch a tent or in a gravel parking lot to park a camper or RV for $25 per space (not per person). This option includes the same amenities, except the all-you-can-eat pancake breakfast will be an additional $5 per person, paid on-site, for those who choose to camp outside. Great, friendly, helpful staff! Walk-ins are welcome for $30/person inside or $30/space outside. An in-house all-you-can-eat spaghetti dinner is offered for an additional fee, paid on-site.
Chehalis First Christian Church - Stay in comfortable private housing accommodations with bike storage, transportation, dinner, breakfast, showers and towels. Private homes in the Chehalis area. Fees include dinner and breakfast. Also showers with fresh towels and beds including linens. Fees to benefit Chehalis First Christian Church building fund. Additional information contact 360-748-3756 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
- For reservations make checks or money orders payable to:
Chehalis First Christian Church:
c/o Richard Householder
535 NE Adams Ave
Chehalis, WA 98532
The Zonta Club of Centralia - Chehalis - Stay in housing at members’ homes. The $65/per person fee includes a bed, showers, towels, laundry facilities available for the biker, dinner, breakfast, bike storage and pick-up and drop-off at designated spots. There are also a few tent spaces at some homes for $50/person for the same accommodations/amenities except the bed.
Proceeds will be used for the Zonta Club’s objectives of a full-time scholarship to Centralia College for a female high school graduate and awards to women based on established criteria for local and national awards.
Private Homes - Twin City Gospel Echo offers riders private homes. A variety of housing await the riders!! All homes are in the Centralia/Chehalis Area. Indoor and Outdoor are available. We have homes with beds, as well as camping! Pasta dinners provided at each site, ready upon arrival, as well as breakfast the morning of departure for Portland. Special dietary needs available on request. If you choose a home off the course, transportation is available for bicycle and rider. Baggage pick up provided for all rider locations. Prices are $60 for indoor beds and $45 for camping. Meals and restroom facilities included with price.
Private Homes - Lewis County Volcano Soccer Club members and friends offer spaces in their homes. A $60 per person fee includes a bed, shower facilities, dinner and breakfast, plus baggage and transportation services. Tent camping spots, with all other amenities included, are $50 per person. Families providing housing generally host between two and ten riders. Locations vary from Centralia to Winlock. All proceeds to benefit player and team activities.
- For reservations or more information contact Susan Russell via email: email@example.com. After initial contact to determine availability, reservations are made by sending a check in the amount of $60 per person, payable to :
c/o Susan Russell
P.O. Box 902
Chehalis, WA 98532
No refund for cancellations made after a check has been processed.
Private Homes - Supporters of Young Life of Lewis County, a non-denominational Christian organization for junior high and high school youths. Will offer accommodations in local host homes. A $60 fee per person includes bed, shower, dinner and breakfast, plus baggage service if needed. Friendly host housing locations include Centralia, Chehalis and limited number of homes in Napavine, Winlock and Toledo. All proceeds benefit activities for youths involved in Young Life.
Private Homes - 4-H and other farm homes in Lewis County, Centralia, Chehalis, Napavine and Winlock. Come and enjoy a quiet relaxing evening as we offer our homes to you, your $65 fee includes dinner, bed, shower, breakfast, laundry services, and bike storage. Transportation of personal items to and from the pick-up point will also be provided. Some camping available for tents and RV’s (no hook-ups). For questions or more information, please contact Mindy Wallace at (360) 262-9063 or (360) 508-1272 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
- For reservations send a self-addressed, stamped envelope and $65 check payable to
694 Koontz Road
Chehalis, WA 98532
Private Homes - W.F. West High Graduating Class of 2012 Parents offer space in their homes. Proceeds will provide a safe graduation night gathering. Private homes located in the Chehalis area. A $60 fee includes baggage and transportation services to and from drop-off point, dinner, bed, breakfast, shower and laundry facilities. Small groups are encouraged to register for the same home. Enjoy a relaxing evening with new friends. Outdoor camping available. Questions please contact Diana at (360) 748-3117 or (360) 269-1069 email email@example.com.
- For reservations send two self-addressed, stamped envelopes and $60 check payable to:
W.F. West High School Class of 2012 c/o Diana Ketchum
P.O. Box 790
Chehalis, WA 98532
Private Homes - 2010 Mission Group offers space in private homes, located in Centralia/Chehalis area. A $60 fee includes baggage, transportation services, to/from drop-off, dinner, bed, breakfast, shower & laundry facilities. Small groups are encouraged to register early for same home placement. Outdoor camping available. Questions should be directed to Diana at (360) 748-3117 or (360) 269-1069 email. firstname.lastname@example.org
- For reservations send two self-addressed, stamped envelopes with payment to:
Diana Ketchum, PO Box 790, Chehalis, WA 98532
Bethel Church - Four miles south of Chehalis on the STP route. A $50 fee includes indoor camping in a carpeted room, outdoor camping, shower (no towel), Jacuzzi, indoor bike storage, dinner, breakfast, and baggage service. Smoothies, espresso and a licensed masseur will be available on an individual basis, for an additional fee. No alcohol or tobacco please. For more information as well as a sneak peek of our accommodations, an updated menu for both meals and additional information, please go to www.bethel-church.com. You can register online! Transactions (VISA or Mastercard) are available for an additional $3 per transaction. Go to www.bethel-church.com and follow the online giving prompt. Questions? Please contact Bethel Church at email@example.com or call (360)748-0119 ext 15. Official STP baggage drop-off/pick-up site for the Bethel Church truck.
- For reservations send a self-addressed, stamped envelope and $50 check payable to:
Bethel Church - STP
132 Kirkland Road
Chehalis, WA 98532
St. John’s Lutheran Church - Located 1.3 miles from Recreation Park. Indoor/outdoor camping for $50 with 12 private classrooms available on a first come basis. Registration covers all-you-can-eat meals including snacks, dinner (the BEST spaghetti, bread, salads, dessert) and breakfast (fresh cinnamon rolls, eggs, sausage, hash browns), baggage service, bike storage, air mattress and showers with towel; also shuttle service, laundry, games, reading material and movies. Massage services available on site. No alcohol or tobacco, please. Visit our website for more information and registration form: www.stjohnschehalis.org. For questions, contact Dee or Bill Blair (360) 748-6878 or firstname.lastname@example.org . Cancellations accepted with full refund until July 7, 2010. Place your bags on the Chehalis (Recreation Park) baggage truck.
- For reservations, send a self-addressed stamped envelope and $50 check per person payable to:
St. John’s Lutheran Church
c/o Bill & Dee Blair
736 NW Ohio
Chehalis, WA 98532
Lost Valley 4-H - Lewis County 4-H Horse Families welcome our 2010 STP guests from Vancouver, British Columbia; Yakima, WA; Seattle WA; Portland Or; and Washington D.C. Plus we have room available for more! Enjoy a relaxing stay with new friends. Our previous guests commented on our accommodations, hospitality and the meals were like “eating at the Ritz” We offer dinner, breakfast, hot showers and towels, beds with linens, bike storage and laundry facilities. We also transport your personal belongings to and from the designated check points. All procees benefit two local 4-H horse clubs. For more information/questions contact: Pat Amos cell phone (360)880-6973 or email email@example.com Groups Welcome! Please send in reservations together.
Bed and Meal accommodations: $65.00 per rider, Tent/RV site $25.00 per RV/Tent Unit Meals/Showers (for RV/tent riders) $20.00
- For reservations make checks or money orders payable to:
Lost Valley Riders 4-H
c/o Cindy Mitchell
PO Box 986
Napavine, WA 98565
Winlock Schools - A $15 fee includes indoor camping in school gym, outdoor camping if desired, shower (no towel), baggage service and indoor mike storage. Also available for those who register by mail, are your choice of self serve buffet style spaghetti dinner for $8 and a buffet style breakfast offering fruit, eggs, pancakes, yogurt, etc. for $7.. The first 150 requests for lodging will be placed in the elementary School gym unless you specifically request the high school gym. Once the elementary school gym is full, remaining riders will be assigned to the high school gym. For more information please call (360) 785-3537 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org. YOU MUST REGISTER AND PREPAY, EVEN IF YOU PLAN TO SLEEP OUTDOORS. Upon registration, riders will receive a map with directions to the scheduled locations. Luggage tags will be used to increase efficiency when unloading baggage and meal tickets, if meals are purchased. Winlock Elementary and Winlock High School are official baggage drop-off/pick up sites for the STP event. Registration Deadline June 11,2010 (On-site registration will be available for outdoor camping only) Make checks payable to Rick Goble-STP
- To register go to www.winlock.wednet.edu and look for the link to STP from the high school webpage, download the registration form and send the form, a check and self-addressed, stamped envelope to:
Rick Goble STP
Winlock High School
241 N. Military Rd.
Winlock, WA 988596
Toledo High School (indoor/outdoor camping) - follow the scenic Jackson Highway from Chehalis to Toledo High School. This route adds 2.3 miles to the STP route and rejoins you to the main route in Vader. Traffic is minimal, shoulders are adequate and the scenery is great. A $40 fee includes sleeping space in the air-conditioned gym or a classroom, shower (no towel), indoor bike storage, baggage service, all-you-can-eat spaghetti dinner from 5 - 9 PM and a pancake and ham breakfast from 4:30 AM to 9:30 AM. Groups of four or more may reserve a classroom. Plenty of shaded outdoor space for RV, tent and/or non-pedaling family members and friends for $40. For more information contact Tina Parsons at email@example.com call (360) 864-2899. Official STP baggage drop-off/pick-up site for the Toledo truck.
- For reservations send a self-addressed, stamped envelope and $40 check payable to:
Grad. Nite 2011
C/O Tina Parsons
P.O. Box 132
Toledo, WA 98591
Vader Assembly of God - Located near mile 124 on STP route. A $45 fee includes indoor camping in an air-conditioned, carpeted room, outdoor camping, self-contained RV parking, shower (no towel), secured bike storage, all-you-can-eat dinner and breakfast, baggage service. No alcohol or tobacco please. For information, please call (360) 295-3756 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Call for availability after March 15th. Floor space is limited so register early. Usually lots of outdoor camping space. Official drop-off/pick up site for the Vader truck.
- For reservations send a self-addressed, stamped envelope and $45 check payable to:
Vader Assembly of God STP
P.O. Box 220
Vader, WA 98593
Castle Rock High School Gym Located near mile 134 on STP route. A $15 per camper fee includes indoor/outdoor camping, indoor bike storage and showers (towels not provided). RV parking is available behind the school for $15 per vehicle. A licensed massage therapist and first aid station will be available. Concessions run Saturday from 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m., and Sunday from 5:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Student leadership groups will sponsor a spaghetti dinner Saturday evening, which will include spaghetti with or without meatballs, garlic bread, salad, dessert, and a drink at a cost of $10 to be paid at the door. Dinner begins at 5:00 p.m. and will be served until 9:00 p.m. Breakfast will be available Sunday morning from 5:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. at a cost of $8 to be paid at the door. Breakfast items include pancakes, muffins, sausage, fruit, juice, milk, and coffee. Please indicate the names of all campers with your payment, and an e-mail address for faster confirmation of your check received (if possible). A paper copy of the confirmation will be sent as soon as possible in your self-addressed, stamped envelope. For information, call Jacqueline Hergert at (360) 430-2068 or e-mail to email@example.com. Official STP baggage drop-off/pick-up site for the Castle Rock truck.
- Please make checks payable to Castle Rock High School FBLA. Include a self-addressed, stamped envelope, and mail your reservation requests to:
Attn: Jacqueline Hergert-STP
Castle Rock High School
5180 Westside Hwy
Castle Rock, WA 98611
Free Tent Camping
No reservation needed - First-come, first-served basis
Centralia College - Centralia midpoint location. Free tent space, food services and showers available on site. Official STP baggage drop-off/pick-up site for Centralia truck.
Chehalis Recreation Park - Free outdoor tent camping. There is a $3 fee for showers (no towel) at the outdoor swimming pool. All you can eat Saturday night Dinner and Sunday morning Breakfast - Sertoma Club. Official STP baggage drop-off/pick-up site for Chehalis (Recreation Park) truck
Chehalis Stan Hedwall Park - Free outdoor tent camping on Rice Road ½ mile west of Recreation Park. Close to Chehalis Recreation Park where there is an all you can eat Saturday night Dinner and Sunday morning Breakfast - Sertoma Club and a swimming pool and showers. Place your bags on the Chehalis (Recreation Park) baggage truck.