The Lucy House settling into it’s “new” home at the Philip Foster Farm. Click here for information on the ongoing restoration project
Philip Foster, one of Oregon’s earliest pioneers, was a leader in the establishment of Oregon. His farm and home in Eagle Creek played an important part in the history of the Barlow Road, which followed the south side of Mt. Hood as an alternative to the treacherous Columbia River route. Foster helped fund, build and operate the Barlow Road at various times between 1848 and 1865, guiding thousands of covered wagons into the Willamette Valley.
THE LUCY HOUSE DEBUT 2-3pm – Home Tour, Silent Auction & Reception Hour 3pm – The Lucy House Presentation 4pm – Silent Auction Winners Announced Lucy and Josiah Burnett built their home in 1860 adjacent to the property of […]
It’s spring, and the Philip Foster Farm is gearing up for an amazing season! Sign up today to volunteer, or become a member. Here’s a quick list of the exciting events on our horizon: April 10th Annual Meeting, including a presentation on the Willamette Falls Heritage Area from 7pm – 8pm at the Estacada Library. Hear […]
The Philip Foster Farm hasn’t moved, but our new physical address makes us easier to find at 22725 SE Eagle Creek Road, Eagle Creek, OR 97022. Our mailing address is still PO Box 1040, Estacada, OR 97023. Our phone is still 503-637-6324. Thanks for updating your records! Since our parking lot moved, Google has struggled […]