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Surrounded by world-class outdoor adventures and brimming with great craft beer, coffee, and food, Bend is an all-season destination worthy of inclusion on your must-visit list.

Top Spots

First Street Rapids Park - Deschutes River Trail

Bend, Oregon

5.94 mi / 243 ft gain

Deschutes River Trail: Sawyer Park to Archie Briggs Canyon

Bend, Oregon

5.1 mi / 384 ft gain

Ride the Twin Bridges Loop

Bend, Oregon

4.5

Deschutes River Trail: 1st Street Rapids

Bend, Oregon

4.41 mi / 213 ft gain

Riley Ranch Trails

Bend, Oregon

4.53 mi / 308 ft gain

Juniper, Sage Flat, and Canyon Loop

Bend, Oregon

2.79 mi / 249 ft gain

Float or Paddle The Deschutes River

Bend, Oregon

4.7

Deschutes River Trail Loop

Bend, Oregon

4.6
3.18 mi / 203 ft gain

Deschutes River Loop via Farewell Bend Park

Bend, Oregon

1.14 mi / 62 ft gain

Places to stay

LOGE Bend

Bend, Oregon

LOGE Bend

From $120 / night

Three Creeks Lake Campground

Bend, Oregon

Three Creeks Lake Campground

Driftwood Campground   Deschutes

Bend, Oregon

Driftwood Campground Deschutes

Three Creeks Meadow Campground

Sisters, Oregon

Three Creeks Meadow Campground

Three Creeks Meadow Horse Camp

Sisters, Oregon

Three Creeks Meadow Horse Camp

Big River

Bend, Oregon

Big River

Guides and stories

A Mountain Biker's Dream Hotel: LOGE Bend, Oregon

A Mountain Biker's Dream Hotel: LOGE Bend, Oregon

Liam McNally

An Overnight Journey to Oregon's Green Lakes

An Overnight Journey to Oregon's Green Lakes

Garrett Schmidt

Beginner Backpacking in Central Oregon: Misadventures Along the Broken Top Loop Trail

Beginner Backpacking in Central Oregon: Misadventures Along the Broken Top Loop Trail

Jacqueline McGraw

15 Hikes for the Best Views of Mt. Hood

15 Hikes for the Best Views of Mt. Hood

Rachel Davidson

The Ultimate Weekend Adventure In Portland, Oregon

The Ultimate Weekend Adventure In Portland, Oregon

Alan Maxcy

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