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Top 5 Picks For Four Seasons of Fun In Bend, Oregon

January 11, 2019
Mt. Bachelor Ski Area

Looking for a new destination to visit in the New Year? Bend, Oregon is four seasons of fun from skiing Mt. Bachelor in the winter to whitewater rafting the Deschutes River in the summer. The picturesque town of Bend has scenic vistas, including rivers, lakes and ski mountains. Bend has a little something for everyone no matter when you visit and use your timeshare. Read on to find out more about what you should see and do in Bend.


1. Deschutes National Forest
The Deschutes National Forest stretches across 1.8 million beautiful acres in Oregon. Enjoy outdoor activities like hiking and kayaking with views of volcanic mountains, alpine forests, volcanic attractions, mountain lakes, and caves.

2. High Desert Museum
Opened in 1982, the High Desert Museum combines regional wildlife, art, cultural and natural resources to promote North America’s high desert country heritage. Consistently highly rated on TripAdvisor, the High Desert Museum is a not-to-be-missed attraction in Bend.

3. Tumalo Falls
Tumalo Falls is a 97-foot waterfall on Tumalo Creek within the Deschutes National Forest. Conveniently located near the trailhead, Tumalo Falls also has areas for picnicking, hiking and mountain biking.

4. Mt. Bachelor Ski Area
Mount Bachelor Ski Area is located just outside of Bend and features ski runs on a stratovolcano. The dormant volcano is the highest landmass for miles and is a sight to behold. Catch up on the latest snow conditions here.

5. Newberry National Volcanic Monument
The Newberry National Volcanic Monument was established in 1990 to protect the area surrounding the Newberry Volcano. Explore the Monument’s lakes, lava flows, and many geological features on foot, by kayak or bike.

For more information on what to see and do in Bend, check out this article or the Bend Visitors Bureau.