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Your Guide to LaPine State Park

Your Guide to LaPine State Park

Only 30 minutes from Bend and just in Sunriver's backyard, LaPine State Park is a fine place to spend some time hiking, biking, river floating, kayaking, and camping. You'll find LaPine State Park in a stunning setting just under the towering Cascade Mountains and...

Tumalo Falls Hike & Bike Trail Near Bend, Oregon

Tumalo Falls Hike & Bike Trail Near Bend, Oregon

Just 14 miles from Bend, Oregon, the Tumalo Falls hikes is one of the areas most popular. The trail features several cascading waterfalls and beautiful forest to wander through. Before you head out on this hike, here's everything you need to know. Tumalo Falls Hike...

7 Adventurous Things to Do Near Sunriver, Oregon

7 Adventurous Things to Do Near Sunriver, Oregon

Sunriver is one of Oregon's most popular getaways, and this resort community is anything but boring. Being only twelve or so miles away from Bend, Oregon's adventure capital, you bet you can have a LOT of fun in the outdoors here. The Cascade Mountains is your...

How to Get to Skylight Cave in Oregon

How to Get to Skylight Cave in Oregon

  Skylight Cave is hands down one of the coolest caves in Oregon! It has a unique skylight feature and is a bit of an adventure to find and explore. Here's everything you need to know before going. Skylight Cave in Oregon Skylight Cave is actually a lava tube, a...

10 Waterfall Hikes Near Bend That Are Worth Visiting

10 Waterfall Hikes Near Bend That Are Worth Visiting

Hiking is great, but you know what's even better? Hiking and ending up at a waterfall! There are few things more rewarding than heading up on a hike, hearing the roaring falls in the distance and then making it to the base of a raging waterfall. Waterfall hikes are...

A Guide to Smith Rock State Park’s Hikes, Misery Ridge Trail & More

A Guide to Smith Rock State Park’s Hikes, Misery Ridge Trail & More

I'm sure you've been here, our adventure-loving friend—Hiking for hours and hours to finally make it to the epic location that you knew was waiting for you. You breathe a sigh of relief, take a gulp of water, and bust out your snacks. You're happy you made it but man,...

17+ Badass Bend Hikes to Conquer During Your Visit

17+ Badass Bend Hikes to Conquer During Your Visit

There's no doubt that the hikes in Bend are some of the best in Oregon. And the best part? There are TONS of them just in Bend's backyard, so you'd need a few solid months to conquer them all. While I'm sure most of us can't spend our days hiking all day (although we...