Central Oregon is an outdoor lover's paradise! Located in the heart of Oregon, surrounded by the Cascade Mountains, lush pine forests and high desert terrain with the Deschutes River running throughout the area. A warm inviting mountain getaway with a cosmopolitan appeal is what you’ll find when you arrive in the friendly town of Bend, OR.
We are now offering kayak and SUP rentals through Bend Kayak School.
Summer activities include mountain biking, canoeing or kayaking, golfing at over 25 courses, horseback riding, rock climbing at Smith Rock State Park, shopping, exploring caves at Newberry Crater, enjoying the river trail, hiking, Fly-fishing, boating, rafting, and so much more.
In addition to renown cycling, hiking, fly-fishing, paddling, rock climbing, rafting, and golfing, Bend offers a never-ending calendar of summer events, concerts and entertainment that make it a true summer paradise.
Winter activities include snowshoeing, snow mobiling, skiing and snowboarding at Mt. Bachelor, shopping, and exploring caves. There is also Nordic skiing on more than 70 kilometers trails, sledding, horse-drawn sleigh rides, dog-sledding, and anything else you can imagine.
The Deschutes National Forest, which surrounds Bend, offers one of the most extensive trail systems for snowmobiling, nordic skiing and snowshoeing. Click for more information on DNF.