1923-53: "World's Largest Logging Town";

Since 1953, the Oldest "Planned Community for Retired Persons". 

Where Is Ryderwood?

Take Exit 59 on I-5 and follow SR 506 to end

Ryderwood, Washington ~ "The Village in the Woods"

All Ryderwood homes are individually-owned and ownership is legally restricted  to those over 55 years of age. Maruta Hiegel is a local Windermere Realtor who lives in town. Websites such as Zillow and Trulia are a source for properties that are currently for sale.

Ryderwood is at the end of the road


...no matter what the GPS says!

Want More Information? Send us an email

Ryderwood Improvement & Service Association, Inc.

 305 Morse St., P. O. Box 143 - Ryderwood WA 98581 - (360) 295-3651


Office hours are Monday, Wednesday, Friday : 8 a.m. - 12 p.m..

Call to make appointment if these hours are inconvenient.


Telephone messages and emails usually receive a response within 48 hours.


The Association of homeowners, known as RISA, manages the business of the Town. Current dues of $35 per month includes weekly trash collection, street lights; community property expenses of taxes, insurance, utilities, and improvements. The ONLY reason dues are only $35/mo. is that the majority of routine maintenance is performed by volunteers.