Industry Data, Training, and Other Tools and Resources

Below are several tools and data that provide more information on the economic impact of tourism in Baker County, important industry trends, training opportunities, and other businesses resources.

Key Travel Data, Economic Impact and Trends

Upcoming Conferences, Tradeshows and Training Opportunities

COVID 19 Industry Tool Kit

aTourism generates more than $50 million annually in visitor spending in Baker County. For more information on how those visitor dollars impact the local economy see the 2019 Dean Runyan Economic Impact Report

More information on the types of visitors coming to Eastern Oregon and Baker County including average length of stay, spending and point of origin, can be found in this 2017 Longwoods International report 

Year over year information about visitors to Oregon and how the COVID 19 pandemic has impacted travel to date and potential trends moving forward can be found on the Oregon Travel Barometer.


March 5-6 Oregon Festivals and Events Association annual conference (virtual) Turn the Tide in 2021!Local scholarships available for Baker County event organizers.  Contact Travel Baker County for details

Past webinars and online Trainings

Customer Service During COVID 19:  Best practices and resources Nov. 19, 2020 webinar View Here

The latest information on Industry specific state mandates, available state and federal resources, and helpful tools and tips for travel marketing and messaging during the pandemic can be found in the Travel Oregon COVID 19 Toolkit.