Central Oregon Travel Guide
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After a day on the Sunriver bike paths, a first-time visitor from Germany shook her head. "This place is paradise," she declared. It's easy to see why she thought so. Central Oregon has snowfields so white they sharpen the edges of the mountains; canyons so deep and sudden as to induce vertigo; air so crisp that it fills the senses; water that ripples in mountain lakes so clear that boaters can see to the bottom, or rushes through turbulent rapids favored by rafters.
Central Oregon has lodging for every taste, from upscale resort lodges to an in-town brewpub village, eclectic bed-and-breakfasts, rustic Western inns...read more
The center of culinary ambition is in downtown Bend, where the industry remains strong after a brutal recession, but good-to-excellent restaurants also...read more
Things To Do in Central Oregon
Explore the best sights, entertainment, and shopping with our top choices and insider tips.
Become one with nature: Central Oregonians live on the flanks of the Cascade Range and are bracketed by rock formations, rivers, lakes, forests... Read more
The Cove Palisades State Park. Many people who drive through this part of north central Oregon are more intent on their distant destinations... Read more
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I've spent the past two months writing, narrating, and editing together this traditionally styled travelogue about a ridiculous loop drive (done traditionally as well: byways, no GPS, no hotels) in a ridiculous Read more