In the summer, there’s a festival for everyone from music lovers and beer connoisseurs to foodies.
Stock the car with a picnic, water, the kids and the dog—it’s time for a road trip! From Bend, picturesque driving and sightseeing opportunities can be found in all directions.
You don’t need a chairlift to go downhill skiing. But it sure helps. So why did it take so long to apply the same mechanical model to mountain biking? We’re not really sure. Adventure Bucket List: Trail
Wake up next to one of the region’s pristine alpine lakes this summer.
Enjoy stunning views of cascading waterfalls with our picks of the best waterfall hikes in Central Oregon.
The best alpine lakes for swimming in the summer.
Mark your calendars for these not-to-miss shows.
From jumping off waterfalls to watching a live show by the Deschutes River, our summer cheat sheet includes everything you need to know to get the most of the season in Central Oregon.