Bend Activities

Bend Featured Hikes

Bend is a summer hiking paradise. There's nothing better than spending a day in the Cascades with your friends and family. Get out and explore. Here are some of our favorite hikes near Bend:Oregon Desert TrailPilot Butte State ParkUpper Deschutes River...
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Tumalo Creek Trail To Tumalo Creek Falls

A trip to Central Oregon is not complete without hiking to see some of the stunning beauty this region has to offer - and the Tumalo Falls hike is one of the most popular hikes in Bend.  A seven-mile loop...
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High Desert Museum

Just a few minutes’ drive from Downtown Bend, the High Desert Museum of wildlife and living history is consistently ranked as a top destination when visiting Central Oregon.  We think they describe better than anyone the diversity of experiences one...
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Deschutes River & Deschutes National Wilderness Area

Explore the Deschutes River & Deschutes National Wilderness Area – and enjoy some special deals for Meredith Lodging Guests!There are so many ways to enjoy the natural beauty of the Deschutes - from the trails to the river to the...
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Mt. Bachelor Ski Area

Mt. Bachelor Ski Area. Sure, Mt. Bachelor is one of the country’s favorite winter-sports wonderlands, but did you know there is fun for the whole family year-round? This winter haven for skiers, snowboarders, snow-shoe-ers, sledders and lodge-loungers is also a...
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