Bend is considered to be the center of Oregon’s playground. Its cultural focus has created a cosmopolitan feel in the middle of majestic snow-capped mountains, hiking trails, lakes and rivers; providing an endless variety of outdoor activities.
The weather is warm and sunny during the summer with clear blue skies and cool evenings. It is reported to have 360 days of sunshine every year with very mild winters that provide just enough snow for recreation. The location is perfect as a base of operations for sun and water activities such as mountain biking, rock climbing, kayaking, white water rafting and much more.
There are award winning restaurants to enjoy. Browse through fine art galleries. Attend concerts and plays and experience great night-life with fun activities such as the Bend ale Trail. There are great activities for families, like the High Desert Museum and Newberry Craters National Park.
See more about Bend at visitbend.com