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Walk and bike everywhere. Send the kids out to play ’til dinner. Sleep the slumber of your carefree youth. Is this travel or time travel?

Relive childhood memories or create new ones, with endless opportunities for playing outside, simple pleasures like s’mores and snowmen and 35 miles of paths connecting you to restaurants, golf, pools, spa, marina, stables—and each other.

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Welcome to Central Oregon. Here you'll find some of the finest places for paddling, hiking, golfing and dining al fresco in the summer. In winter, the high desert turns into a snowy playground with skiing, snowboarding, innertubing and ice skating. It doesn't hurt that, whatever the season, this area is home to some the country's top craft brews, unique boutiques for tax-free shopping, world-class restaurants and accommodations to please every lifestyle and budget.

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A late summer standup paddle on Sparks Lake with South Sister in the distance.

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The 2013 Official Central Oregon Visitors Guide is published by the Central Oregon Visitors Association (COVA). While every effort has been made to provide up-to-date information, the publisher assumes no responsibility for the accuracy of its contents. All rights reserved. No part of this publication may be reproduced without express written permission of the publisher. For further information, contact COVA at 705 SW Bonnett Way, Suite 1000, Bend OR 97702, 800-800-8334. Or visit us online at VisitCentralOregon.com. Visitors Guide produced by Deschutes Media, LLC, publishers of 1859 - Oregon's Magazine, 1859magazine.com. Printed in the U.S.A. ©2013


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The small towns and unique regions that make up Central Oregon are bursting with high desert and mountain culture and ideas for your own travel itinerary. Lose yourself in a network of adventure here.

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Natural Idylls Sunriver

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Often referred to as “Fun River,” Sunriver is the Northwest’s premier destination resort where the emphasis is on fun ... for any age and any season. During the warm weather, you’ll find world-class golf courses, indulgent day spas, tax-free shopping at The Village at Sunriver. Outdoor adventures for the kids with biking on more than 30 miles of paved trails or swimming and sliding at the SHARC, and trail riding in the wilderness, or grab a stand-up paddle, kayak or canoe at the marina and explore the Deschutes River. If running is your passion, don’t miss the Pacific Crest Sports Weekend triathlon/marathon and family runs in June or the Marathon for a Cause over Labor Day weekend. In the winter, Sunriver is the closest ski village to Mt. Bachelor and provides a welcoming and romantic winter wonderland with cross-country skiing and snowshoeing right out your back door. Regardless of how you spend the day, Sunriver will pamper you at night with an amazing array of luxury accommodations. Beautifully appointed vacation home rentals, condominiums or hotel suites are ideal for everything from romantic retreats to family reunions and corporate incentive business meetings. The Owl's Nest in Sunriver Resort, Hola! and the new Sunriver Brewing Company only begin the list of culinary delights of this AAA Four Diamond destination.

Must see: The view at sunset out toward the mountains from the Sunriver Resort Lodge. Must do: Spend a thrilling day at SHARC, the new waterpark,

complete with indoor-outdoor pools, water slides, a lazy river, lap pools and bocce ball courts.

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Mountain Lifestyle Bend

When it was known as “Farewell Bend,” it was a village composed of a few makeshift buildings on the banks of the Deschutes River; the last hospitable spot pioneers saw on their epic wagon train journeys west over the Cascade Range. Today, Bend not only remains a hospitable place, it has become the setting of national-scale sporting and recreational events. When it comes to events, take your pick. From triathlons and multisport races, to ski races, running races, mountain bike races, fly-fishing competitions and more, Bend is an athlete’s reward. For the less hardcore athletes, there’s a lazy float down the Deschutes River through Bend’s Old Mill District. Hikers will love the Deschutes River Trail and taking their pooches for some play time at one of several dog parks. If you get too ensnared by Bend’s recreational options, you’ll miss a vibrant cultural scene that’s alive with art galleries, art

walks, a full schedule of outdoor concerts with top musical acts and a lively theater scene. Twelve breweries are behind Bend’s exploding craft beer culture. On any evening out, take in one of the town’s brewpubs and drink in Oregon’s burgeoning “beervana.” Feeling a little more formal, try one of the dozens of white-linen restaurants, or blow back the other way with great eats from a food cart. The rest is easy when you’re staying at a destination resort, a chic urban hotel or a vacation rental in town.

Must see: Tumalo Falls as it tumbles 90 feet to Tumalo Creek. Ten miles west of Bend, the falls are a top destination for hikers, bikers, snowshoers, cross-country skiers and photographers year-round. Must do: Hike the Deschutes River Trail and rendezvous at

one of Bend’s top-notch craft breweries on the Bend Ale Trail.

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Sisters Folk Festival

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Western Adventure Sisters

Take a small town with a slow pace of life and overlay an ever-expanding creative culture and a long-standing outdoor recreation culture, and you have Sisters. In the shadow of the snow-capped Three Sisters, the town’s artistic vibe is a blend of art galleries, music (Sisters Folk Festival) and crafts (Sisters Outdoor Quilt Show). The outdoor vibe is enhanced with the Peterson Ridge trail system that starts just blocks from the heart of downtown. This dirt is popular with runners, hikers and mountain bikers. There’s hiking and backpacking in the Three Sisters Wilderness, fishing in Whychus Creek and golf at Black Butte Ranch and Aspen Lakes. Plus, three of Oregon's Scenic Bikeways originate from this quaint little town. Dining options include two superb bakeries, a local brewpub and restaurants that appeal to everyone from the French gourmet to the steak-and-potatoes lover.

Must see: The hundreds of colorful quilts hung everywhere in town during the Sisters Outdoor Quilt Show. Must do: “The Biggest

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Little Show in the World” – The Sisters Rodeo – held annually every June for over seventy years.

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Metolius Basin

Travelers will find Camp Sherman a tranquil paradise on the banks of the crystal-clear waters of the Metolius River bound by old-growth Pondersosa pines. Today, Camp Sherman is a year-round mecca sought by flyfishermen, hikers and mountain bikers, who have miles of stream to fish and trail to ride and hike. More bustling in nature, the nearby Black Butte Ranch Resort has stood the test of time with two exceptional golf courses and all types of family fun from horseback riding to swimming, hiking and mountain bike riding. Not far from Black Butte Ranch is Suttle Lake, offering an exceptional summer experience. The lake is a playground for sailors and anglers, and has a hiking and mountain biking trail that circles the lake. The Lodge at Suttle Lake offers luxury and rustic cabins along with exceptional dining. A bit farther up the highway is the Hoodoo Ski Area, which has a loyal following among skiers and snowboarders alike. In summer, the area close by the ski resort is dotted with campgrounds and close to some of Oregon’s most treasured hiking— the Pacific Crest Trail.

Must see: The spot where the virginal Metolius River springs from its headwaters and also showcases one of the best views of Mt. Jefferson. Must do: Stay along the banks of the Metolius in a cozy cabin or an elegant country retreat.


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Downtown Redmond

The Hub Redmond

Long noted as Central Oregon’s commercial air hub (RDM), Redmond has transformed itself into a rejuvenated town with upscale restaurants, brewpubs, lodging, a bustling farmers market in summer and outdoor ice skating in winter. Add in a few open-air music events and a growing art scene and Redmond is fast undergoing a renaissance. Smith Rock State Park in Terrebonne is a top attraction in Redmond’s backyard. Its umber-colored sheer rock cliffs are known among rock climbers worldwide yet equally known regionally for the hiking and mountain biking trails.

Must see: The Deschutes Rodeo and County Fair or the display of hundreds of flags in Flag City, USA. Must do: Walk Redmond's downtown in winter and go ice skating.

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Newberry Country La Pine

The Newberry Crater in the Newberry National Volcanic Monument is a must-see for any budding geologist. The caldera is a spectacular shield volcano and what's left when its dome collapsed some time between 500,000 and 2,000 years ago. From its top, you can witness a lot of the makeup of Central Oregon—beautiful lakes (Paulina and East lakes) and large lava fields such as the Big Obsidian Flow. This ocean of lava was used by NASA astronauts in the 1960s as training for what the surface of the moon would be like. Both East Lake and Paulina Lake have small natural hot springs on their banks for public use.

Must see: The craters running with Paulina and East lakes from the summit of Paulina Peak. Must do: Experience La Pine's unique heritage and July 4th festivities at La Pine Frontier Days and Rodeo, or make time in June for Oregon's only Rhubarb Festival.

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Smith Rock State Park

River Canyon Country Terrebonne

This tiny hamlet just north of Madras is the gateway to Smith Rock State Park and the birthplace of sport climbing in America. Terrebonne may be small, but many of the world's top climbers have paid her a visit after clipping bolts at Smith Rock. Terrebonne is also a popular spot for some of the best fly-fishing on the Crooked River. This spectacular little place was one of the settings for the 2001 movie, Swordfish, starring John Travolta, Halle Berry and Hugh Jackman. The Terrebonne Depot restaurant, housed in a renovated 100-year-old train station, is another good reason to make your way there.

Must see: The beautiful rock formations at Smith Rock State Park, with climbers far up their faces. Look for slackline walkers at Monkey Face teetering hundreds of feet in the air. Must do: Stop for regional wine tasting at Maragas Winery and Vineyards, then treat yourself to local fare at Terrebonne Depot. Enjoy a scoop of world-famous huckleberry ice cream at Juniper Junction.

Crooked River Ranch

Located above and bound by the steep basalt canyon walls of the Deschutes River, Crooked River Ranch is best known for its golf, hiking, water skiing and fishing. Golfers can take a short—and more exhilarating—shot over the river canyon on one of the course’s signature holes. Everyone should hike out to the Crooked River overlooks and peer hundreds of feet down into the tumbling waters of Steelhead Falls. Anglers will want to flyfish the Foley Waters section of the Deschutes River for native rainbow trout.

Must see: The view down into the Crooked River from Otter Bench. Must do: Play a round or two on the scenic and fun Crooked River

Ranch Golf Course, a par 71 “with teeth.”

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Prineville

The most historical town in Central Oregon, Prineville serves as the starting point for fishing trips along the Crooked River or the Prineville and Ochoco reservoirs. Camping, hiking and mountain biking are some of the area’s best in the Ochoco National Forest and Maury Mountains. Take in local history with a visit to the stately Crook County Courthouse, Central Oregon’s oldest public structure. Add in the Crooked River Round Up, the annual rodeo, and you get a sense of what makes Prineville authentic and Western. Fueled by economic growth from its new Facebook and Apple data centers, Prineville is experiencing a renaissance with more places to dine, a new brewpub and choice lodging.

Must see: The winding Crooked River as it flows from Prineville Reservoir into town. Must do: Hit the Crooked River Round Up in June or bring a gambling spirit to the IronHorse Pari-Mutuel Horse Races in July.


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The heart and soul of The Confederated Tribes of Warm Springs, Warm Springs offers the brand new Indian Head Casino. For a cultural outtake, go to one of the finest Native American art museums in the West. A short drive north is Kah-Nee-Ta Resort, noted for its warm water swimming pools, spa and blue ribbon fly-fishing. At the end of the day, the amenity-rich Kah-Nee-Ta Resort has many paths to relaxation.

Must see: One of the nation's largest

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From this Central Oregon hub, outdoor recreation enthusiasts can wade and fish the waters of the Deschutes, Metolius and Crooked rivers, or fish from their boats on Lake Billy Chinook. There’s camping on the lake at The Cove Palisades State Park. Close by, there’s superb hiking on The Peninsula and The Island in the Crooked River National Grassland. For something completely different, take a drive north and east of Madras to the old mining town of Ashwood, a place where time has stood still.

Must see: The August Airshow of the Cascades with bi-planes, military and vintage models taking to the air. Must do: Spend a weekend on a houseboat at Lake Billy Chinook.

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Redsides and rafting are the mainstays of Maupin. Redsides are the brilliantly collections of Native American art and arcolored, hard-fighting native Deschutes River trout that anglers obsess over. Add tifacts at The Museum at Warm Springs. to that, whitewater thrills, and this river town is a hive of recreational activity. In Must do: Take the plunge in the warm recent years, uptown Maupin has seen the addition of more lodging and dining water pools at Kah-Nee-Ta Resort; natu- amenities to make it more of a recreation destination. rally heated by hot springs. Must see: Native Americans fishing from platforms below Sherars Falls.

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High Desert Summers

Paddle on the Cascade Lakes

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Many people think of skiing and Mt. Bachelor when they envision Central Oregon. Those who do are missing at least half of the fun. Summer makes its own fans.

The Deschutes River has always been the lifeblood of Central Oregon and vital to any “must do” list. Taking a refreshing and relaxing innertube float down the Deschutes from Bend’s Farewell Bend Park is required river therapy. The best part of the float—apart from its highly social nature—is the availability of a shuttle bus ride from Drake Park back to Farewell Bend Park to do it all over again. If recreational kayaking, canoeing or stand-up paddling is more to your liking, there are acres of open water with great views out over the mountain and forest landscape in the High Cascades Lakes of the Deschutes National Forest or on Paulina and East lakes in the Newberry National Volcanic Monument. For those who fancy lakes with houseboating, water skiing and swimming, there’s Lake Billy Chinook near Madras. There’s also fishing in all the region’s lakes such as Cultus and Davis lakes and reservoirs such as Crane Prairie and Wickiup, and, of course, the Deschutes, Crooked and Metolius rivers. The Deschutes is famous for its native “redside” rainbow trout and its annual steelhead runs. The smaller Metolius River is known for being home to monster bull

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trout. Crane Prairie Reservoir, Davis Lake and East Lake are all noted for their trophy trout. On dry land, Central Oregon is the home to more than 200 miles of singletrack mountain bike trails. There’s a wide variety from mellow cruisers for beginners to technical trails requiring expert skills. The singletrack trail network is also well used by trail runners and hikers. The best hiking, however, is in the Three Sisters Wilderness, at Newberry National Volcanic Monument and at Smith Rock State Park—a world-famous rock climbing venue. Climbers now also flock to the basalt columns at Trout Creek Recreation Area close to Madras. Back on pavement, Central Oregon has become a hub for road cycling, with routes fanning out in every direction from Bend. The region also hosts the Cascade Cycling Classic, the longest running road cycling stage-race in the country, now in its thirty-fourth year. Each June, athletes, joined by their families and friends, converge on Central Oregon to take part in the Pacific Crest Weekend Sports Festival. The Pacific Crest is known as the jewel of multi-sports events in the Northwest and a destina-


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Local Knowledge Jayson Bowerman guitar maker His grandfather, Bill Bowerman, coached the University of Oregon and Olympic track teams while helping ignite the `70s jogging fitness boom. His father, Jay Bowerman, competed as a biathlete in the 1972 Winter Olympics. So it’s really not unusual that Jayson Bowerman has been an accomplished outdoor athlete. His love of outdoor sports led to a stint as a professional whitewater kayaker and worldwide travel. But once he settled back in Bend, he began to pursue his other passions such as crafting oneSHARC at Sunriver

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of-a-kind stringed instruments and making music. When he’s not working

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on or playing a guitar or mandolin, the younger Bowerman still maintains his interest in watersports via stand-up paddling on the Deschutes River or on challenging whitewater runs throughout the state. My favorite thing about Central Oregon is that there’s so much fun stuff to do here year-round.

tion race for athletes from across the nation, as well as internationally. The Pacific Crest Weekend features a Health & Fitness Expo, great food, beer garden, live entertainment, and some of the best competitive racing in the country. In the heart of Central Oregon’s inspirational running country, Sunriver Resort is proud to host the Sunriver Marathon for a Cause. Runners, skiers, bikers and paddlers compete in Bend's festive Pole Pedal Paddle, starting at Mt. Bachelor and finishing in the Old Mill District. With dozens of celebrity-designed golf courses, Central Oregon has become a nationally recognized golf destination. In September, the Pacific Amateur Golf Classic (the largest amateur event in the West) moves daily from one of the area’s 30 courses to

another before the champions emerge on the fourth day at the award-winning Crosswater Club Course. No matter what time of year and what recreation precedes it, the region’s brewpubs are always alive with activity. Brewing craft beer and the publican lifestyle have become a Central Oregon hallmark. Many of the region’s pubs have integrated their indoor space with expansive outdoor dining while offering excellent food, live music and, of course, tasty ales, lagers and stouts. Cheers! To take it all in—brewpubs to golf, hiking, fishing or floating—it can be daunting. Leave the logistics (and driving) to GETIT Shuttle and The Bend Trolley. Both of these transportation boutiques offer tours built around recreation and libations.

When friends visit me and they’re hikers, I take them to Tumalo Falls and up the North Fork Trail. If they’re mountain bikers, we do the Deschutes River or Flagline Trail.

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Get Outdoors Oregon's official scenic bikeways are the first of their kind in the u.S., and Central Oregon is home to four of the nine Oregon routes.

Scenic Bikeways

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An absolute summer must for road cyclists is riding one of the four regional scenic bikeways. All are well marked and are within the ability of most riders, intermediate and above.

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Your perfect two days

The first of two perfect Central Oregon days begins with an early morning visit to Smith Rock State Park to see the magnificent sheer rock walls and spires come alive with the first rays of the sun. After a hike along the Crooked River, as it flows through the park, there’s lunch on the deck at either the nearby Terrebonne Depot or at the 7th Street Brew House in Redmond. On to Sisters, for a mountain bike ride on the Peterson Day 1 Ridge trail system followed by a variety of dining options before a restful night in a cabin at the nearby eco-resort, FivePine Lodge. Day two starts in Bend with baked goods on the terrace of McKay Cottage, then a round at the stunning Scottish links-style Tetherow Golf Club. If there’s no golfer in your group, head directly to the Old Mill District with its compelling blend of national retailers and local specialty shops. Take lunch outside at Greg’s Grill in the Old Mill and soak in spectacular views of the Cascade Range. If you’re up for a little river zen, take a leisurely innertube Day 2 float or stand-up paddle from Riverbend Park to the heart of town. Downtown has many dining options reached on foot, or make a brewery visit via the CyclePub, a human-powered pedaled pubmobile. Tired and happy, you don’t have far to go to get to downtown’s Oxford Hotel, one of the area’s AAA Four Diamond accommodations.

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The 36-mile Twin Bridges Loop, begins in Bend’s downtown Drake Park and follows an engaging hilly course past the city limits into farm and ranch country before crossing the Deschutes River at Twin Bridges Road and starting back. Regular riders of the loop like to stop in the quaint town of Tumalo to dip their tired feet and legs in the Deschutes River, get lunch or sip a latte to power them home. All three of the remaining scenic bikeways are out-and-back routes starting in Sisters. A 70-mile Sisters to Smith Rock route weaves through a rural countryside to Smith Rock State Park and its impressive rock walls. The second McKenzie Pass route of 25 miles takes riders up through deep forests before climbing to the stark volcanic landscape atop the old Mckenzie Pass and the Dee Wright Observatory with views of the Three Sisters volcanic peaks. The third Metolius River Loop route emanates from Sisters and travels through heavily timbered land to the crystal clear waters of the Metolius River in Camp Sherman. After a stop to refresh at the Camp Sherman Store, riders can follow the river to the Wizard Falls fish hatchery before heading back to Sisters for a 32-mile round trip, finishing with a chocolate stout at Three Creeks Brewery.

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air adventures Big Sky Balloon Co. 1859 NE Maple Ave. Redmond, OR 97756 (541) 316-0398 bigskyballoonco.com

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Chockstone Climbing Guides

Bouncing Off the Wall

Cove Palisades Resort & Marina

Smith Rock State Park Terrebonne, OR 97760 (541) 318-7170 chockstoneclimbing.com

1134 SE Centennial Ct. Bend, OR 97702 (541) 306-6587 bouncingoffthewallbend.com

5700 SW Marina Dr. Culver, OR 97734 (877) 546-7171 covepalisadesresort.com

Black Butte Ranch

Imperial River Company

8 miles west of Sisters on Hwy. 20 Black Butte Ranch, OR 97759 (800) 425-7455 blackbutteranch.com

304 Bakeoven Rd. Maupin, OR 97037 (800) 395-3903 deschutesriver.com

Brasada Ranch

Lake Billy Chinook Houseboats

Leading Edge Aviation, Inc. 63048 Powell Butte Hwy. Bend, OR 97701 (541) 383-8825 flybend.com

biking & wheels The Bend Tour Company

culinary tours The Well Traveled Fork (541) 312-0097 welltraveledfork.com

fishing & Guides

550 SW Industrial Way, Ste. 105 Bend, OR 97702 (541) 480-8477 thebendtourcompany.com

Carbone's Fly Fishing Guide Service

Cog Wild Bicycle Tours & Shuttles

Deschutes River Outfitters, LLC

(541) 416-9191 carbonesflyfishing.com

255 SW Century Dr., Ste. 201 Bend, OR 97702 (541) 385-7002 cogwild.com

PO Box 371 Bend, OR 97709 (541) 760-0956 deschutesoutfitters.com

Hutch’s Bicycles - East

The Fly Fisher’s Place

820 NE 3rd St. Bend, OR 97701 (541) 382-6248 hutchsbicycles.com

PO Box 1179, 151 W. Main St. Sisters, OR 97759 (541) 549-3474 flyfishersplace.com

Hutch’s Bicycles - West

Fly and Field Outfitters

725 NW Columbia St. Bend, OR 97701 (541) 382-9253 hutchsbicycles.com

35 SW Century Dr., Ste. 100 Bend, OR 97702 (541) 318-1616 flyandfield.com

Let It Ride Electric Bikes

Stillwater Fly Shop

25 NW Minnesota Ave., Ste. #6 Bend, OR 97701 (541) 390-9848 letitridebend.com

Norgeboards 740 SE 9th St., #15 Bend, OR 97702 (503) 481-5263 norgeboards.com

Wheel Fun Rentals 603 SW Mill A Dr. Bend, OR 97701 (541) 408-4568 wheelfunrentals.com

56898 Enterprise Dr. Sunriver, OR 97707 (877) 598-7322 stillwaterflyshop.com

motor sports Oregon Dual Sport Rental & Adventures 17328 Harlequin Dr. Bend, OR 97707 (541) 520-4929 oregondualsportrentalandadventures.com

Western Moto Riders Terrebonne, OR (541) 420-9545 westernmotoriders.com

16986 SW Brasada Ranch Rd. Powell Butte, OR 97753 (541) 526-6865 brasada.com

Eagle Crest Resort 1522 Cline Falls Rd. Redmond, OR 97756 (877) 929-3432 eagle-crest.com

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Mavericks at Sunriver 18135 Cottonwood Dr. Sunriver, OR 97707 (541) 593-2500 mavericksatsunriver.com

N8TV Adventures

9020 S. Hwy. 97 Redmond, OR 97756 (541) 420-1334 halliganranch.com

2197 Hwy. 26 Warm Springs, OR 97761 (541) 553-1200 n8tvadventures.com

Oregon Observatory at Sunriver

Ouzel Outfitters Whitewater Rafting

57245 River Rd. Sunriver, OR 97707 (541) 598-4406 oregonobservatory.org

63043 Sherman Rd. Bend, OR 97701 (800) 788-7238 oregonrafting.com

Sunriver Nature Center

StandUp Paddle Bend

57245 River Rd. Sunriver, OR 97707 (541) 593-4442 sunrivernaturecenter.org

550 SW Industrial Way, Ste. 115 Bend, OR 97702 (541) 323-3355 supbend.com

Sun Mountain Fun Center

Sunriver Homeowners Aquatic & Recreation Center (SHARC)

300 NE River Mall Ave. Bend, OR 97701 (541) 382-6161 sunmountainfun.com

rafting & water All Seasons RV & Marine 63195 Jamison St. Bend, OR 97701 (541) 382-5009 asrvm.com

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12334 SW Lakeview Dr. Culver, OR 97060 (866) 546-2939 lakebillychinook.com

57250 Overlook Rd. Sunriver, OR 97707 (541) 585-5000 sunriverowners.org

Sun Country Tours 531 SW 13th St. Bend, OR 97702 (800) 770-2161 suncountrytours.com

Tumalo Creek Kayak & Canoe 805 SW Industrial Way, Ste. 6 Bend, OR 97702 (541) 317-9407 tumalocreek.com


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Stand up Paddle Bend Bend’s Original Stand Up Paddle Store. Sales, Rentals, Lessons and everything else SUP. We are a family owned business and have the knowledge and experience to get you started in the sport of Stand Up Paddling. We carry the sport’s top brands like KIALOA, Surftech, Hobie, DaKine and Quiksliver. We are experts at matching the proper gear for the type of paddling you want to do. 550 SW Industrial Way #115, Bend ⬥ (541) 323-3355 ⬥ supbend.com

Fly & Field Outfitters Fly & Field values your experience with us, both on the water and in the fly shop. Come join us on our local waters... Our goal is to offer you the experience of a lifetime, one that you'll relive again and again. Visit us at our fly shop lodge in beautiful Bend. Come on in and say Hi! We'd love to chat with you about your fishing needs, dreams and experiences. Welcome to Fly and Field Outfitters! Live the experience!

Seventh Mountain River Company Seventh Mountain Resort offers daily rafting excursions on the wild and scenic Deschutes River. Two hour raft trips leave five times daily and include class III rapids with an expert, certified river guide. Enjoy wildlife and ancient lava flows along the way. A photographer will capture images of your exciting trip. Best rates in town and shortest bus ride to the river. Rates start at $25! 18575 SW Century Dr., Bend ⬥ (866) 976-2822 ⬥ seventhmountainriverco.com

Hutch’s Bicycles Hutch’s Bicycles is Bend’s full service family bike shop, and a 2012 national top 100 bicycle retailer. Three locations in Bend/Redmond provide Central Oregon’s largest selection of bicycles, accessories, and service options. Hutch’s will service any brand, and has extensive knowledge of the latest shifting and suspension systems. Hutch’s Bicycles also has the largest selection of rental bikes, with everything from cruisers and kids bikes to carbon fiber road and full suspension mountain bikes.

BICYCLES.COM

hutchsbicycles.com

35 SW Century Drive Ste. 100, Bend ⬥ (541) 318-1616 ⬥ flyandfield.com

Leading Edge Aviation

‘Whether you think you know Bend like the back of your hand, been there 100s of times, or you are visiting Bend, Oregon for the first time.........you simply MUST make Let it Ride Electric Bike Tours part of your adventure!...truly the best way to see and experience the beauty, charm and uniqueness of Bend “ Trip Advisor Quote. History Tours, Rentals, Sales and Bike Service.

DISCOVER BEND AND NEARBY CENTRAL OREGON SURROUNDINGS IN AN EXCITING HELICOPTER FLIGHT! All tours are performed with State-of-theart Bell and Robinson helicopters which are maintained by factorytrained technicians and flown by highly experienced commercial pilots to ensure your safety. All of our tours originate at the Bend Municipal Airport. If you have something else in mind, we can design a tour that is exclusively yours. Contact us to arrange your personalized tour at 541-383-8825.

25 NW Minnesota Ave., Suite 6, Bend ⬥ (541) 390-9848 ⬥ letitridebend.com

63048 Powell Butte Hwy., Bend ⬥ (541) 383-8825 ⬥ flybend.com

Let it Ride Electric Bike Tours

Widgi Creek Golf Club Nestled among the giant Ponderosa pines in the Deschutes National Forest, on the top of many visitors and locals "Must Play" lists each year. That's where you'll find a challenging 6,900-yard Robert Muir Gravesdesigned course with tight fairways, undulating greens and some of the best scenery you can imagine on a golf course. Just minutes from the bustling, hip downtown of Bend, Oregon -- That's where you'll find Widgi Creek 18707 SW Century Dr., Bend ⬥ (541) 382-4449 ⬥ widgi.com

Pacific Crest Weekend Sports Festival Athletes from around the country and beyond will converge in Sunriver for the 17th Annual PACIFIC CREST Weekend Sports Festival , June 28-30, 2013. The Pacific Crest is known as the jewel of multi-sport events in the Northwest and has become a destination race for athletes. The event includes a Health & Fitness Expo, great food, beer garden, live entertainment, fun, camaraderie, and to top it off, some of the best competitive racing you will find in the country. Bring the family and friends to enjoy the celebration all weekend long! aasportsltd.com/events/pacificcrest/


Come take one of the most beautiful drives in Central Oregon!

Sisters, Oregon

Te e Ti m e s 5 4 1 . 5 4 9 . 4 6 5 3 B r a n d 3 3 R e s ta u r a n t 5 4 1 . 5 4 9 . 3 6 6 3 www.AspenLakes.com


summer

MIKE HOUSKa

Golf Guide

Brasada Ranch

Golf Guide

Golf Galore! Black Butte Ranch

What makes the Central Oregon golf experience truly special is not only the variety and value of 30 golf courses within a 45-minute drive of Bend and Sunriver, but the exceptional caliber and diversity of course design. From high-mountain to high desert golf, you won’t find any single track like the next in Central Oregon. With some of the most renowned names in course design, you can be sure of a “bucket list” golf experience in Central Oregon. For many good reasons, Golf Digest named Central Oregon #23 in its “Top 50 Golf Destinations in the World.” Central Oregon courses aren’t short on scenery, with shots that challenge you to carry over deep canyons and the famed Deschutes River; bunkers carved from lava flows and filled with red sand; and fairways framing the majestic Cascade mountains. Just remem-

Variety is the spice of life when it comes to golf in Central Oregon. From Scottish links-style, to towering Ponderosa-lined fairways, to pristinely manicured resort play… Central Oregon’s courses feature the finest course architects in the world. ber to call “FORE!” when the resident deer, rabbit or bald eagle ventures into the path of your shot. If your quest is to play a course designed by the likes of Tom Fazio, Jack Nicklaus, David McLay Kidd, Bob Cupp, Tom Weiskopf, Peter Jacobsen and Robert Trent Jones, Jr., then you’re in luck. This roster of all-star architects and many others, has chosen Central Oregon as the site for their most innovative course designs. It may surprise you to learn that with less annual rainfall than San Diego, Central Oregon and its sunny, dry and mild temperatures is absolutely ideal for golf. Summer day temperatures average in the low 80s, while spring and fall provide crisp mornings and warm evenings for golf lovers. Many Central Oregon courses are open year-round.

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Local Knowledge David McLay Kidd Course architect David McLay kidd is at the peak of his profession. Golf World magazine called him the, “hottest architect in golf," given the list of course masterpieces he’s designed around the world. Courses such as Laucala Island Golf Club in Fiji, Bandon Dunes on the Oregon Coast, the TPC Stonebrae Course in Northern California and now, the design of the Castle Course at St. Andrews, Scotland. Then there’s his Bend creation, Tetherow, that is attracting players from across the u.S. and abroad. When friends come to visit, I love to take them to Tetherow and golf. As the course designer, my local knowledge is as good or better than our great caddies. If you want to beat me at Tetherow, you'd better bring your ‘A’ game. I also love to take friends out on my boat to Lake Billy Chinook. There, we can wakeboard, use towables, swim and picnic.

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What I like best about Central Oregon is that, as a Scotsman who spent years in London, there’s reliably good weather, and it lacks crowds.

Aspen Lakes

The Pacific Amateur Golf Classic Looking for a reason to test your game and sample this bounty of golf? If you have an established uSGA handicap, you’re invited to enter the largest amateur tournament in the West—the Pacific Amateur Golf Classic. The PacAm, held September 21-26, 2013 and now in its seventeenth year, welcomes hundreds of golfers each fall to this three-day, 54-hole event. The top four finishers in each flight qualify for a fourth round at famed Crosswater Golf Club in Sunriver, where the PacAm Champion is crowned. Nightly 19thhole activities make the PacAm a celebration of golf and camaraderie. The tournament benefits the Boys & Girls Clubs of Central Oregon. For tournament and entry information, visit PacAmGolf.com or call 888-425-3976.

Giving Back Via The Ghost Tree Take three days of best-ball golf, mix it up with gourmet dining, dancing and music—with proceeds from the event going to charity—and you have the annual Ghost Tree Celebrity Invitational. Participants get to tee it up at Sunriver Resort’s challenging Crosswater course. The name says it all. There’s dinner on the range, a casino night, and silent and celebrity auctions. Winning bidders get to play a round of golf with celebrities.

On The Trail With 30 courses in the region that make up the Central Oregon Golf Trail, many golfers set their own itineraries that will, over several visits, allow them to play every course. To plan your Central Oregon Golf Trail or customize a destination golf vacation, visit CentralOregonGolfTrail.com or call our vacation planners at 800-800-8334.


Explore your

wilderness ON THE EDGE OF THE FOREST, NEAR THE HEART OF THE CITY.

Just minutes from downtown Bend, Tetherow Golf Club is an 18-hole championship course that boasts a distinctive layout by David McLay Kidd, the award-winning architect of Bandon Dunes and Castle Course in Scotland. Resort tee times are available every day, and youth always golf for FREE with a paying adult (just pay their cart & forecaddie).

© Jane Johnson

61240 SKYLINE RANCH ROAD, BEND, OR 97702

541.388.2582

TETHEROW.COM

INFO@TETHEROW.COM

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Pronghorn Nicklaus

19th Hole

Post Game it’s time to trade stories about the day’s round, to relax with your feet up, to take in the view over drinks and snacks. Here are some great options: The Owl’s Nest at Sunriver Resort The Aspen Lounge at Black Butte Ranch The Clubhouse at Tetherow Bogey’s Café at River’s Edge Brand 33 at Aspen Lakes The View Restaurant at Juniper Golf Course The Clubhouse at Lost Tracks Niblick & Greene's at Eagle Crest

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Black Butte Ranch Glaze Meadow

it Don’t Mean A Thing if you Ain't Got That Swing Duke Ellington’s observation on swing extends beyond great jazz to golf. In golf, the swing—be it that of Fred Couples, Tiger Woods or a weekend player—is everything. Pronghorn's Troon Golf Academy offers comprehensive instruction ranging from full-swing to putting and short game to on-course management, in addition to state-of-the-art video analysis. Overseen by Tim Mahoney, Director of Education for Troon Golf Worldwide, the Troon Golf Academy at Pronghorn is dedicated to providing the discriminating traveler with golf vacations that encompass the Troon Golf Experience.

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Central Oregon Hat Trick It’s spring, and the region’s golf courses are snow free. yet up at Mt. Bachelor and Hoodoo ski resorts, there’s still tons of snow and the Deschutes and Metolius rivers are prime for fly-fishing. So how about carving a few turns in the morning, playing 18 holes in the afternoon and casting a fly at twilight? This cross training is an abundantly practiced Central Oregon perk. The best part may be when you kick back to sip your favorite Oregon pinot noir or craft brew at the end of a day and just share the day's stories.


Come enjoy the relaxed lakeside lifestyle offered at Caldera Springs. Owners here enjoy easy access to acres of lakes and streams, trails, and the finest amenities in the Sunriver area. This welcoming forested enclave was created for family fun and relaxation. Start your family’s legacy here, and be enriched and rewarded for generations.

Generously sized custom homesites from the mid- $100,000s. New 3-bedroom cabins from the upper $400,000s. Call (800) 781-9462 for more information. calderasprings.com The features and amenities described and depicted herein are based upon current development plans, which are subject to change without notice. Actual development may not be as currently proposed. All content, including prices and availability, is for information purposes only and is subject to change without prior notice. Maps and illustrations shown are artists’ concepts and for illustrative purposes only. This material shall not constitute an offer or solicitation in states where registration is required but not yet completed. Obtain the property report required by federal law and read it before signing anything. No federal or state agency has judged the merits, if any, of this property. Listed with Sunriver Realty, licensed real estate broker. Š2012 Caldera Springs Real Estate, LLC. Sunriver, Oregon. All rights reserved


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Golf Guide public

Contact Numbers

Max./Min Ydg.

Rating Max

Slope

Green Fees

Aspen Lakes Golf Course 16900 Aspen Lakes Dr.; Sisters aspenlakes.com

(541) 549-4653 (GOLF) (541) 549-3663 restaurant

7302/5594

Max. 75.4 Min. 69.7

141 125

$40-$75

Black Butte Ranch, Big Meadow 7 Miles West of Sisters on Hwy. 20 blackbutteranch.com

(800) 399-2322 (541) 595-1500 tee times

7002/5485

Max. 71.6 Min. 68.3

125 118

$55-$75

Black Butte Ranch, Glaze Meadow 7 Miles West of Sisters on Hwy 20 blackbutteranch.com

(800) 399-2322 (541) 595-1500 tee times

7007/4909

Max. 72.7 Min. 63.4

133 109

$45-$75

Crooked River Ranch Golf Course 5195 SW Clubhouse Rd.; CRR crookedriverranch.com

(800) 833-3197 (541) 923-6343

5818/5000

Max. 67.1 Min. 65.0

117 109

$44-$63**

eagle Crest Resort, Challenge Course 1522 Cline Falls Rd.; Redmond eagle-crest.com

(866) 311-7039

4175/3008

Max. 61.5 Min. 57.7

112 101

$25-$44

eagle Crest Resort, Resort Course 1522 Cline Falls Rd.; Redmond eagle-crest.com

(866) 311-7039

6704/5175

Max. 71.6 Min. 64.9

132 117

$35-$74

eagle Crest Resort, Ridge Course 1522 Cline Falls Rd.; Redmond eagle-crest.com

(866) 311-7039

6974/4814

Max. 73.5 Min. 63.6

137 115

$35-$74

Juniper Golf Course 1938 SW Elkhorn Ave.; Redmond playjuniper.com

(800) 600-3121 (541) 548-3121 ext. 1

7186/5500

Max. 74.0 Min. 65.7

130 117

$20-$65**

Kah-Nee-Ta Resort 6823 Hwy. 8; Warm Springs kahneeta.com

(541) 553-4971

6352/5195

Max. 70.7 Min. 70.2

124 119

$30-$61**

Lost Tracks Golf Club 60205 Sunset View Dr.; Bend losttracks.com

(541) 385-1818

7003/5344

Max. 72.7 Min. 68.6

136 126

$44-$61

Meadow Lakes Golf Course 300 SW Meadow Lakes Dr.; Prineville meadowlakesgc.com

(541) 447-7113

6731/5102

Max. 71.8 Min. 69.3

121 110

$20-$40

Old Back Nine at Mountain High 60650 China Hat Rd.; Bend oldbacknine.com

(541) 382-1111

2882/2295

Max. n/a Min. n/a

n/a n/a

$22-$26

Pronghorn, Jack Nicklaus Signature Course 65600 Pronghorn Club Dr.; Bend pronghornclub.com

(541) 693-5300 (866) 372-1003 tee times

7379/5256

Max. 75.2 Min. 68.9

151 135

$102-$199**

Quail Run Golf Course 16725 Northridge; La Pine golfquailrun.com

(800) 895-4653 (GOLF) (541) 536-1303

6897/5422

Max. 73.4 Min. 69.6

137 130

$25-$55

River’s edge Golf Course 400 NW Proshop Dr.; Bend riverhouse.com

(800) 547-3928 (541) 389-2828

6683/5340

Max. 72.4 Min. 70.0

137 126

$35-$68

Sunriver Resort, Meadows Course 17600 Center Dr.; Sunriver sunriver-resort.com

(800) 737-1034 (541) 593-4402 tee times

7012/5287

Max. 72.9 Min. 70.4

132 123

$49-$99**

Sunriver Resort, Woodlands Course 17890 W. Core Dr.; Sunriver sunriver-resort.com

(800) 737-1034 (541) 593-4402 tee times

6933/5341

Max. 73.4 Min. 70.4

142 135

$49-$99**

Widgi Creek Golf Club 18707 Century Dr.; Bend widgi.com

(541) 382-4449 ext. 1

6905/5070

Max. 72.7 Min. 63.7

139 119

$25-$75

SEMIPRIVATE

Contact Numbers

Max./Min Ydg.

Rating

Slope

Green Fees

Tetherow Golf Club 61240 Skyline Ranch Rd.; Bend tetherow.com

(866) 948-2582 (541) 388-2582 ext. 210

7298/5342

Max. 75.2 Min. 69.7

142 131

$85-$175**^

PRIVATE-Contact Head pro for reciprocal play

Contact Numbers

Max./Min Ydg.

Rating

Slope

Green Fees

Awbrey Glen Golf Club 2500 NW Awbrey Glen Dr.; Bend awbreyglen.com

(800) 697-0052; (541) 385-6011 (541) 388-8526 tee times

7002/5396

Max. 73.3 Min. 65.8

138 124

$80-90**

Bend Golf And Country Club 61045 Country Club Dr.; Bend bendgolfclub.com

(541) 382-3261 (541) 382-7437 tee times

7058/5493

Max. 73.1 Min. 66.0

135 120

$110**

Broken Top Club 62000 Broken Top Dr.; Bend brokentop.com

(541) 383-8200 (541) 383-0868 tee times

7161/5281

Max. 73.8 Min. 68.4

139 121

$90-$150**

Caldera Links* 17750 Caldera Springs Dr.; Sunriver calderasprings.com

(800) 801-8765 (541) 593-4851 tee times

1162/777

Max. n/a Min. n/a

n/a n/a

$39

Crosswater Club* 17600 Canoe Camp Dr.; Sunriver crosswater.com

(800) 801-8765 (541) 593-6196 tee times

7683/5213

Max. 76.5 Min. 69.7

145 131

$109-$175**

Pronghorn, Tom Fazio Course 65600 Pronghorn Club Dr.; Bend pronghornclub.com

(541) 693-5365

7456/5028

Max. 75.2 Min. 68.2

142 128

No Unaccompanied Guest Play

The Club at Brasada Canyons* 16986 SW Brasada Ranch Rd.; Powell Butte brasada.com

(541) 526-6380

7295/4722

Max. 74.4 Min. 64.4

145 125

$150**

*Guests lodging at these properties have access to play these courses **Cart included in green fee +Not including forecaddie fee ^Including forecaddie base rate

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Find your pioneering spirit in Sisters Country ILLER

GARY M

Make your escape to the gateway to Central Oregon, where the air is clear, the stars are bright, and the sun is warm. Discover the excitement of white-water rafting or rock climbing; embark on an adventurous hike or mountain bike ride through our backyard - the 1.6 million acre Deschutes National Forest; embrace the visual treasures of art at galleries or enjoy a special event; kick back, take a deep breath and be mesmerized by majestic mountain views.

www.BestWesternSisters.com

888-549-4321

BLACK BUTTE RANCH www.BlackButteRanch.com

866-976-2259

FIVEPINE LODGE AND CONFERENCE CENTER www.FivePineLodge.com

ION ASS CREAT

IUS RE METOL

Similar to settlers years ago, come discover for yourself all the outdoor adventure that Sisters Country has to offer ~ Find your pioneering spirit by visiting one of these Sisters Country properties or www.SistersCountry.com

BEST WESTERN PONDEROSA LODGE

866-974-5900

ION OCIAT

SISTERS AREA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE

www.SistersCountry.com

Sisters Area Chamber of Commerce 866.549.0252

THE LODGE AT SUTTLE LAKE www.TheLodgeAtSuttleLake.com

541-595-2628


3,683 ACRES OF NATURAL TERRAIN. AN AUTHENTIC OREGON EXPERIENCE. 20 MINUTES FROM BEND & SUNRIVER. AS ALWAYS, KIDS SKI FREE.* *Kids 12 and under receive a free multi-day ticket with every parent multi-day ticket purchased.


Winter » BRIAN BECkER

Get Outdoors Mt. Bachelor Hoodoo 48 Hours Resource Directory

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Escape

Central Oregon winters provide some spectacular adventures in the snow—from skiing and snowboarding to snowmobiling and dog sledding.

Name of Location Backcountry Snowmobiling

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Broken Top Mountain

Ride High Desert Powder

Get Outdoors

Tyler Roemer

Winter Adventure

Central Oregon is a winter sports and recreation paradise. Take your pick from thousands of acres of recreational possibilities in the Cascades. Cross-Country Skiing Like your trails groomed for skating and classic crosscountry skiing? Head to the Mt. Bachelor Nordic Center, Virginia Meissner Sno-Park or the Hoodoo Ski Area. If, however, you prefer un-groomed skiing on marked trails, then try one of the region’s 14 Sno-Parks. If making your own path through the forest is the order of the day, almost any place that has snow in the Deschutes National Forest is there waiting to be tracked.

Backcountry Skiing Superb and among the most accessible in the country, backcountry skiing is just minutes north and northwest of the Mt. Bachelor Ski Area. A slightly longer haul is required to get into some virginal backcountry runs in the Newberry National Volcanic Monument, the Three Sisters volcanic peaks from nearby Sisters and Pine Mountain east of Bend.

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Snowmobiling Thanks to the efforts of regional snowmobiling clubs, there are literally hundreds of miles of groomed and well-marked trails to “sled” throughout Central Oregon. Popular take-off spots include the snowmobile parking and shelter area at Wanoga Sno-Park on Century Drive near Bend, Edison Butte on the road between Mt. Bachelor and Sunriver, the Newberry National Volcanic Monument at La Pine and nearby Hoodoo Ski Area outside of Sisters. Another local favorite is to head from Dutchman Flat along Century Drive and out to Elk Lake Resort.

Snowshoeing Wherever there’s snow cover in Central Oregon, there’s an opportunity to snowshoe. Try marked snowshoe routes at Virginia Meissner and Swampy Lakes Sno-Parks off of Century Drive just outside of Bend. These are two main areas where snowshoers can find trails, warming huts and solace in the Deschutes National Forest.


WinTeR

Get Outdoors Local Knowledge Ruth Williamson

transition coach and consultant

As reps for alpine ski and apparel companies, Ruth Williamson and her husband, Lou Pepper, were known as a dynamic duo. When they moved to Bend in 1996, they brought that dynamism with them. Besides raising a son and a daughter, Ruth has given back to the community through volunteer work, including eight years of elected office as a member of the Bend Metro Park and Recreation District board of directors. In her spare time, she is an active cross-country, alpine and backcountry skier with unbridled enthusiasm for all three disciplines. When friends visit, I ask them how they want to play. If they want big exercise, we might ski the fantastic community ski trails in and around the Virginia Meissner Sno-Park. If they want to tour, we'll start at Dutchman Flat and head west towards Todd Lake for a picnic, or maybe a skin up favorite “secret” slopes. If they want to ski with their dog, we'll head to Wanoga Sno-Park. Of course, if the powder is flying, we'll be at Mt. Bachelor in the trees.

Mt. Seventh Bachelor Mountain Resort

Sledding The place to be for family sledding fun is Wanoga Sno-Park off Century Drive on the way to Mt. Bachelor. There’s ample parking and plenty of room to sled, toboggan or innertube. Bring your own hot chocolate or buy it from the snack trailer in the parking lot. Or head a little farther up to Mt. Bachelor's Snowblast tubing park and snag a day-pass there. In Sunriver, SHARC has its own snow-tubing hill, with three different runs from gentle to bomber fast!

Dog Sledding Regularly scheduled dog sled tours led by qualified guides depart and return to Mt. Bachelor ski area every day when

the resort is open for business. Trail of Dreams, an Iditarod-competing family and their athletic dogs, take guests into parts of the forest many people never get to see. What an amazing way to experience the Central Oregon winter wonderland!

ice Skating Don't miss The Village in Sunriver or Seventh Mountain Resort near Bend on the way to Mt. Bachelor. Both offer an outdoor winter skating experience that’s fun for your whole family. Drinks are rink-side for your après ski. Or visit the new 4,000-square-foot ice skating rink in downtown Redmond.

My favorite thing about Central Oregon is that we're all here for the same reasons. I love being at Bachelor on a powder day, and running into someone I know from town. We wink and think, “Aren't we the lucky ones?”

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winter

Almanac

Mt. Bachelor

brian becker

Mt. Bachelor

Elevation: Summit--9,065 feet, Base--6,300 feet Vertical Drop: 3,365 feet

Maximum Run Length: 3.9 miles Acres of Skiing: 3,683; 1,600 acres groomed daily Number of Runs: 71 Average Snowfall: 387" Average Snow Base: 150-200" 2012-2013 Rates*: alpine x-country Adult $59-$76 $14-$17 Teen (13-18; ID req.) $49-$65 $9-$10 Youth (6-12) $36-$46 $9-$10 Child (5 and under) Free Free Senior (65-69) $49-$65 $9-$10 Super Senior (70+) $36-$46 $9-$10 Adaptive Call for rates

Mt. Bachelor

Alpine Terrain Rating: 15% Novice, 25% Intermediate, 35% Advanced, 25% Expert Chairlifts: 10 chairs, including 7 highspeed quads. Day Lodges: Six, including the mid-mountain Pine Marten Lodge and the Nordic Center. High-speed Internet hot spots in Sunrise and West Village base lodges. Nordic Skiing: More than a dozen trails with 56 km of machine-groomed tracks. Nordic Terrain Rating: 5% Beginner, 69% Intermediate and 26% Expert. Ski Shuttles: Catch the Mt. Bachelor Shuttle to the mountain from its Park & Ride lot in Bend. Ski shuttle service is also available from Sunriver, Eagle Crest, Seventh Pine Marten Lodge Mountain at Mt. Bachelor Resort, Oxford Hotel, and Pronghorn. Kids Ski/ Ride Free: “Kids Ski/ Ride FREE” offer is for anyone in the family 12 or younger to get free lift tickets with a parent purchase of an adult multi-day ticket. Day-care Center: Mt. Bachelor offers a state-licensed day-care center that provides care for children ages 6 weeks to 12 years. Ski Report: (541) 382-7888 or (800) 829-2442 Trail map: Available at the Central Oregon Visitors Association or at the mountain. Information/Reservations: (800) 829-2442 or mtbachelor.com *rates subject to change

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Cascade Perfection

All Around Mt. Bachelor From the day it opened 54 years ago, Mt. Bachelor gained a welldeserved reputation for its deep powder, its long season and the incredible vistas north over the Three Sisters Wilderness, west over the High Cascade Lakes region, south towards Crater Lake and Mt. Shasta beyond and east over the high desert country. Mt. Bachelor quickly became known as a cruiser’s delight—a mountain where almost every acre of terrain could be skied by just about anyone. Over the intervening years, Mt. Bachelor added to its luster by becoming one of America’s first ski areas to welcome snowboarders, embrace telemark skiing, and install high-speed lifts. The resort was also in the forefront of the cross-country ski boom, adding a groomed trail system in the late 1970s. Today Mt. Bachelor is the model of a complete snowsports resort. It offers 360-degree lift-served groomed skiing and riding from its volcanic summit. Get off the groomers and there is plenty of untouched gladed tree skiing over Bachelor's 3,683 acres.

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A friendly team of Mountain Ambassadors are available to make you feel welcome and safe on the mountain. If you seek big air and tricks, there are terrain parks for your playground. Good to know that at Mt. Bachelor, kids up to age 12 ski for free (and ride the terrain park) if one of the parents buys a multiday ticket. Kids younger than five ski for free all season. Close to the terrain park is the lift-served Snowblast and Tubing Park where kids of all ages can slide down a groomed runway to their hearts' content and then get pulled back up. There are two base lodges that offer rentals, instruction, as well as first-rate food and beverage service. Up on the hill, Pine Marten Lodge offers a memorable ski-in-ski-out respite during a day on the slopes. Directly across the main parking lot from the tubing park, terrain park and lifts is the Mt. Bachelor Nordic Center with 55 kilometers of trails groomed for both skate skiing and classic skiing. From its classic log cabin structure, the Nordic Center offers lessons, rentals and a wood-burning stove to cozy up to for a snack and a hot chocolate.


winter

kirk devoll

Hoodoo

Almanac

Hoodoo

Elevation: Summit--5,703 feet, Base--4,668 feet Vertical Drop: 1,035 feet Maximum Run Length: 3 miles Number of Runs: 32 Average Annual Snowfall: 450" Average Annual Snow Base: 10-15' 2012-2013 Rates*: Adult (13-64) Junior (6-12) Senior (65+) Child (5 and under)

alpine x-country $45-$51 $14 $31-$37 $10 $31-$37 $10 Free Free

NIGHT SKIING: Fri-Sat beginning Dec. 21 Adult $20-$22 Youth/Senior $16-$18 Alpine terrain rating: 30% Novice, 30% Intermediate, 40% Advanced Chairlifts: 5 chairs, including three quads.

Hoodoo

Night Skiing

Hip Hoodoo In many respects, the Hoodoo Ski Area just west of Sisters is a throwback to the days of uncrowded, family-friendly, laid-back ski resorts. Thankfully the resort hasn’t lost that charm even after three high-speed quad lifts, 30 runs and 806 skiable and rideable acres of terrain. Close to the heart of activity, Hoodoo also offers the Easy Rider lift which takes beginning skiers down easy terrain to hone their basic skills. Or hit Hoodoo at night when some of those runs are lit for nocturnal skiers. Anything goes at Hoodoo, including the addition of downhill snowbikes, or bikes on skis, that are available for rent and a different and fun way to make turns in the snow. There’s also the Autobahn, the ultrafun innertubing park at the base of the mountain. Kids can be happy making laps on the Autobahn all day. If you still need another form of recreation to build up an appetite for lunch

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Day Lodge: Hoodoo has one centrally located lodge with rentals, a ski shop, a restaurant and a bar. The Autobahn Tubing hill has its own warming hut with food service. Nordic Skiing: The Hoodoo Nordic trails are groomed on Friday, Saturday and Sunday. On nonholiday Tuesdays and Thursdays, Hoodoo doesn't groom and skiing is free. The trails are generally closed on Wednesdays. ski shuttles: From Eugene, contact Berg's Ski Shop for schedule (800) 800-1953. Deals: Don't forget Tightwad Tuesdays, when lift tickets are $19; and buy one get one free lift ticket on Thursdays and Fridays with a stamped voucher of a 10-gallon fillup from a Shell gas station. night skiing: Fri & Sat from Dec. 21; 4pm-9pm Day-care Center: Hoodoo Day Care will hold five children ages 18 months to 4 years. $65 for a full day or $16/hour with 2-hour minimum. Lunch is $6 extra. Please call to reserve: (541) 822-3799 ext. 6952

or après ski, there are 19 kilometers of groomed cross-country ski trails you pick up next to the Easy Rider lift. With a full restaurant and bar, and open area for brown-baggers, Hoodoo's lodge can accommodate any family snow outing.

Information: For questions about lessons and programs, email srsoffice@hoodoo.com or call (541) 822-3799, ext. 6510. Ski Report: www.hoodoo.com/daily-conditions/ Trail Map: Available at the Central Oregon Visitors Association or at the mountain. Visit hoodoo.com. *rates subject to change

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48 Hours of Winter Fun It’s a triple play when it comes to the perfect two-day winter stay in Central Oregon— starting and ending with three distinct experiences. Sisters Based out of Sisters, after a pleasant night’s stay at FivePine Lodge, head to one of the town’s renowned bakeries to start the day. If you're staying at Black Butte Ranch, brew up a cup and lay out some pastries in your vacation rental. After that, head to Hoodoo Ski Area to ski, ride or do a little innertubing down these Cascade slopes. After a morning full of downhill runs, head back to Sisters for a late lunch or refreshments at the Three Creeks Brewing Company. If you haven't been able to find time to see the latest movie, head next door to the Sisters Movie

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House, built inside of a big red barn. If the slopes have gotten the best of you, there's always the Shibui Spa at FivePine Lodge, just a two-minute walk from the theater and brew pub. Day two is exploration day. It begins in Sisters with a relaxed cross-country ski tour on the Peterson Ridge trail system, a hike around nearby Suttle Lake or an amble along the Metolius River and into Camp Sherman. Try lunch at The Lodge at Suttle Lake. Back in town, it’s time to troll the art galleries or hit the winter series of the Sisters Folk Festival, where you can find big acts in an intimate setting.

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day of alpine skiing. Those wanting to be a bit closer to Mt. Bachelor will find a haven at Seventh Mountain Resort, five miles from downtown on the way to the ski area. Legs a bit weary and ready to head back from the slopes, stop by the Seventh Mountain Resort's Rimrock Bar for après ski or head right to town for a brew and a burger at either 10 Barrel Brewing Company or Cascade Lakes Brewing Co. Lodge. Come evening, Bend has dozens of wonderful dining options like the venerable Pine Tavern near Mirror Pond in the heart of the city. After dinner, downtown has several music clubs, regular big-time music acts at the Tower Theatre, wine bars and places to simply sit back and relax after a long day on the mountain. An alternative is to head up Century


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Drive for cross-country skiing at one of the designated SnoParks, sledding at Wanoga Sno-Park or dog sledding with Trail of Dreams at Mt. Bachelor. Back in town explore the shopping downtown or in the Old Mill District. The dinner fare in town runs from Middle Eastern, to Far Eastern to Pacific Northwest and Western. In any case there are top-notch restaurants for every whim.

Sunriver A third two-day excursion starts in Sunriver, with its wide variety of accommodations from lodge rooms and condos to rental homes. In winter, Sunriver is like being in a classic European alpine mountain community—small enough to walk everywhere yet replete with a central shopping and restaurant village. The drive to Mt. Bachelor from Sunriver is short. When

your legs can't take any more on the mountain, head back to Sunriver Resort, where there’s Sage Springs Spa to minister aches and pains, Sunriver Brewing Company for conviviality and several excellent dining choices at the Lodge and in The Village at Sunriver. Day two in Sunriver starts with a leisurely breakfast at Merchant Trader Café before KNOW THIS heading up to Edison Butte for a You can pick-up your cross-country ski tour. By the way, Sno-Park Permit at dogs are welcome at Edison Butte. Central Oregon Visitors Ending the tour with a picnic Association. lunch on the snow is a fitting finale to two wonderful Central 705 SW Bonnett Way, Ste. 1000 Bend, OR 97702 Oregon days.

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Cascade Indoor Sports 20775 High Desert Lane Bend, OR 97701 (541) 330-1183 cascadeindoorsports.com

Central Oregon Pumpkin Company 1250 NW Wilcox Terrebonne, OR 97760 (541) 504-1414 pumpkinco.com

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High Desert Museum 59800 S. Hwy. 97 Bend, OR 97702 (541) 382-4754 highdesertmuseum. org

Mavericks at Sunriver 18135 Cottonwood Dr. Sunriver, OR 97707 (541) 593-2500 mavericksatsunriver.com

Sun Mountain Fun Center 300 NE River Mall Ave. Bend, OR 97701 (541) 382-6161 sunmountainfun.com

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Ski Areas Hoodoo Ski Area Top of Santiam Pass, Hwy. 20 (541) 822-3337 hoodoo.com

Mt. Bachelor 13000 SW Century Dr. Bend, OR 97702 (800) 829-2442 mtbachelor.com

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Elk Lake Resort 60000 Century Dr. Bend, OR 97701 (541) 480-7378 elklakeresort.net

Paulina Lake Lodge 22430 Paulina Lake Rd. La Pine, OR 97739 (541) 536-2240 paulinalakelodge.com

Powder House 311 SW Century Dr. Bend, OR 97702 (541) 389-6234 powderhousebend.com

REI 380 SW Powerhouse Dr. Bend, OR 97702 (541) 385-0594 rei.com/stores/bend


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Seventh Mountain Resort Spend a winter afternoon on Central Oregon's finest sheet of ice - located at Seventh Mountain Resort. Cosmic Skate with laser lights available every Friday night. We offer lessons for wobbly kneed beginners and advanced figure skaters. Skate rentals available along with hot cocoa, full restaurant, lounge and fire pits. Open to the public, check the website for hours of operation. 18575 SW Century Drive, Bend ⬥ (866) 535-4940 seventhmountain.com

For more than 35 years, Powder House has been Central Oregon’s premier ski and snow sports store. The friendly and knowledgeable staff is dedicated to providing you with the very best customer service. It is their goal to help you make your buying decisions and to increase your enjoyment on the snow. Powder House has the largest demo and rental center in Bend and offers a full service repair shop, including overnight waxing and repair. 311 SW Century Dr., Bend ⬥ (541) 389-6234 ⬥ powderhouse.bend.com

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Carrera Rentals features Porsche, BMW, Audi and VW car rentals. With our SUV and luxury rental cars you don't have to sacrifice luxury and performance. Our rental rates are competitive, but our quality far surpasses what you would expect from other rental car companies. With Carrera Rentals you can select a car that matches your need, your mood or one that the performance matches the road itself.

Welcome to beautiful Elk Lake Resort. Surround yourself with a winter wonderland. 13 cabins ranging from rustic yurt style cabins to full luxury cabins with all the amenities. Wonderful restaurant with full bar serving the Northwest’s best winter meals and libations. Snowmobile, Nordic ski, snow shoe or hit the slopes at Mt. Bachelor. Come see why Elk Lake Resort is your true Back Country Base Camp.

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Snowmobile Excursions Explore the beautiful backcountry of Central Oregon on a snowmobile! Central Oregon Adventures offers several exhilarating guided and non-guided trips for both experienced and novice riders. Enjoy breathtaking views and make memories that will last a lifetime as you explore the high lakes and powder-filled meadows throughout the scenic Cascade Mountain Range. Trips depart daily November through April from the Wanoga Sno-Park near Mt. Bachelor. Call and book your trip today! PO Box 4188, Sunriver ⬥ (541) 593-8887 ⬥ coadventures.com

Alpine Entertainment Open Thanksgiving, Christmas & New Years Day! • Newly remodeled ice rink. • Open Mid November to early April. • Covered rink for Central Oregon’s best conditioned ice. Bring in this ad for 1 free admission! (including rental skates) Blackout dates: Nov 22nd - 25th & Dec 22nd - Jan 6th. Expires March 1, 2013. For more info please call 541-593-5948 or visit sunrivericerink.com 57100 Beaver Dr. Building #20, Sunriver ⬥ (541) 593-5948 ⬥ sunrivericerink.com

Sun Mountain Fun Center Sun Mountain Fun Center is Central Oregon’s premier family fun center featuring 24 lanes of bowling, indoor bumper cars, 18 holes of mini-golf, go-karts, batting cages, a fun-packed arcade with redemption prizes, and a full service restaurant featuring award winning home-made pizza, along with a variety of healthy menu options for the whole family. At Sun Mountain Fun Center we pride ourselves in providing a safe, clean environment where friends and family can enjoy quality time together having a great time. 300 River Mall Ave., Bend ⬥ (541) 382-6161 ⬥ sunmountainfun.com

The Pine Ridge Inn is Bend Oregon's premier boutique hotel offering spacious accommodations overlooking the Deschutes River and the Old Mill. Minutes from downtown and on the road to Mt. Bachelor, Pine Ridge Inn is at the heart of rich recreation and is fully equipped to accommodate all of your lodging needs. An active member of Unique Inns®, the Pine Ridge Inn is Bend's finest boutique hotel awaiting your next getaway to Central Oregon. 1200 SW Mt. Bachelor Drive ⬥ (541) 389-6137 ⬥ pineridgeinn.com


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When it comes to your lodging accommodations in Central Oregon, you'll marvel at the choices, the quality and range of prices to fit your lifestyle and budget. Splurge on a high desert resort family getaway, take it up a notch in town or find something that's tucked away along the Deschutes River for a quiet retreat. In every case, the universe of lodging in Central Oregon is vast and creative. Downtown, Indie Style San Franciscans and aspiring filmmakers Sarah Johnson and Jerry McGrath try to see as many independently made films as possible. “Because BendFilm has gotten such great reviews in the indie film community and with film-goers in general, we had to come and see for ourselves," says Johnson. She and McGrath chose to stay at McMenamins Old St. Francis School close to the heart of BendFilm’s action. “McMenamin’s has such a great, funky vibe that fits neatly with the festival, and we could catch screenings there. It's just a five-minute walk to the Tower Theatre for other screenings,” McGrath offers. Just as important, the couple loved being near all the restaurants bars and nightlife in downtown Bend. “Big surprise," says Johnson, “this town has a lot of great places to hang out and eat."

Fun for Cycling Fans Come fall, cyclocross racing becomes a big deal in Bend. National events, regional events and events such as the Halloween Cross Crusade are as much fun for spectators and photographers as they are for riders.

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“The best part of any fall cyclocross event in Bend is that you get a cycling double," notes Bill Everingham of Boise, Idaho, a competitor in the masters class of cyclocross. "you get to race on the cross course and then hit some of the best mountain bike riding on firm dirt and miles of singletrack when you’re not racing." To position himself for the “double,” Everingham stays at the Seventh Mountain Resort. “From the Resort, it’s a short drive to the races and just a few minutes to be on singletrack trail in the Deschutes National Forest. I also love the get-away-from-it-all feel to the place.”

Eco Retreat Seeing a badge with a name and Sisters as the wearer’s hometown at her college reunion in Connecticut, Alison Vickers remarked, “Oh, that’s the home of the Sisters Outdoor Quilt Show, something on my list of dream to-dos." In 2012, Vickers was finally able to get to Sisters. “It was extraordinary with all the quilts hung up around town, the workshops and lectures, the whole atmosphere around the event,” she says. Vickers and her husband, Thomas, stayed at the FivePine


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Destination Resorts Black Butte Ranch Mother Nature provides a magical canvas for your vacation masterpiece. Central Oregon’s quintessential family destination for 41 years. blackbutteranch.com

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eagle Crest Resort Located in the heart of Central Oregon, Eagle Crest has been the family resort of choice for more than 25 years. Experience our $3M Lodge renovation. eagle-crest.com

Kah-Nee-Ta Resort & Spa Escape to sunnier days at Kah-Nee-Ta Resort just two hours from Portland and one hour from Redmond on the Warm Springs Indian Reservation. kahneeta.com

Pronghorn An Auberge Resort Pronghorn offers luxury lodging, golf, restaurants, pools, hot tubs & more! We can customize any package to fit your family’s needs! pronghornclub.com

Riverhouse Hotel & Convention Center Nestled along the Deschutes River and located in the heart of Bend. Championship golf, award-winning restaurant and convention center. riverhouse.com

Seventh Mountain Resort Located just five miles from Bend & 14 miles from Mt. Bachelor, Seventh Mountain Resort provides the perfect location for your next getaway. seventhmountain.com

Sunriver Resort AAA Four Diamond Resort, guest rooms to six-bedroom homes, 63-holes of golf, spa, stables, marina, dining. sunriver-resort.com

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Lodge. "We could walk to the heart of Sisters and all the activities in minutes, yet felt like we were out in the wilds at FivePine. Having the Three Creeks Brewery and the Sisters Movie House a short walk away was wonderful. After way too much time on my feet, the Shibui Spa at FivePine was a blessing.”

Fishing the Deschutes The Carlsens of Southern California like to vacation where he gets to flyfish while she gets to soak, spa and swim. “We solved both needs when we decided to try kah-Nee-Ta Resort at Warm Springs," offers Larry Carlsen. "She enjoys the Wanapine Spa, the thermal pools and a day of relaxing, while I fish to my heart’s content.” World-famous waters here hold redside trout on seldom-fished sections of the nearby Deschutes River and the Warm Springs River. “What works so well for us, is that the resort has everything we need," he says. "We both unwind, eat well, sleep well and go home happy.”

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Skiing the Cascades “There were two things that helped us decide to make Central Oregon the destination of our annual family winter snowsports trip," says kay Merrell of Sacramento, California. “First we wanted a ski resort where my husband and I could ski while the kids could work on their trick skills in the pipe. Secondly, we wanted to stay in a place that was close and had more than typical slope-side offerings.” Mt. Bachelor achieved goal one, and Mount Bachelor Village Resort met goal two. “The best thing about Bachelor is the variety of terrain," says Merrell. "As for Mount Bachelor Village Resort, having a spacious condo unit where we could cook meals, watch movies, swim, hot tub and relax proved to be ideal and just a short drive to the slopes.”

Yoga Retreat “It was the serenity of the natural setting-the big vistas, the silence, the glowing sunsets over the Cascade Range in the distance, the wildlife that drew me here," says Heather Dixon


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after a yoga retreat at Brasada Ranch. “The atmosphere enhanced the two-a-day sessions,” says Dixon, a television script writer in Los Angeles. “Plus the ranch’s spa and restaurants are exceptional.” Brasada has found well deserved recognition for its golf and horseback riding. As more people have stayed at the ranch, however, the more it has emerged as a peaceful retreat. “I first came to Brasada as part of a team looking for a quiet place to put the finishing touches on a movie script,” offers Dixon. “Now I come back for yoga and a week of total relaxation and health.”

Reunion for Everyone When it came time to choose a location for a family reunion, Robyn Luchs selected Sunriver. “I picked Sunriver because it has the space needed to accommodate the 21 family members coming from New Jersey, South Carolina, Indiana and California. A key element in my decision was the range of activities for both the adults and children, and the variety of luxury accommodations to please our diverse family. We rafted, went to the High Desert Museum, played golf, rode horses, bicycled, fished and, of course, went to the waterpark. We even took a trip down to Crater Lake National Park one day. Of all our family reunions, this was the easiest. The ease of getting everyone to Sunriver, the resort’s fine restaurants, its grocery stores, the glorious weather. We hope to do it again, and all the kids are already planning activities for next year’s reunion.”

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Fun Family Vacation For Seattleite John Kenyon Ellis vacationing at Black Butte Ranch is like coming home. After all, for 30 years his parents owned a home there. That's where they spent every summer, and most Christmases as well. “It was paradise then and still is,” Ellis says, “I now bring my own young family down to experience what makes Black Butte Ranch so wonderful.” Part of that experience is golf, which he played with his father and brother for many years on both the Glaze and Big Meadow courses. Apart from golf, the Ellis children got in lots of pool time, biked around the seemingly endless trails and made regular visits to Paulina Springs via the boardwalk pathways. There were family hikes around the property, to the top of Black Butte, to the headwaters of the Metolius River, dinners at the Lodge, trips to Sisters that included shopping and gallery visits, great coffee and the annual pilgrimage to Jen's Garden, a world-class restaurant. “There’s something in the air here that makes me slow down and enjoy every minute of the day. It’s special.” Ellis says that the formula for a great time at Black Butte is the same as it always was: “Early golf, lunch, nap, swim, dinner, family games, cool air for a good night's sleep.”


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FivePine Lodge & Spa, Sisters A Top Rated Trip Advisor Property in Oregon . . . Adventure by day, Romance by night. Take advantage of all that Central Oregon has to offer and enjoy biking, hiking, fishing and golf. Our unique property has one of a kind cabins, endless trails, outdoor heated swimming pool and outdoor game area. Wind down by treating yourself to a couples massage at Shibui Spa and relaxing in any one of our cozy rooms with a beautiful waterfall soaking tub and fireplace. 1021 Desperado Trail, Sisters ⬥ (866) 974-5900 ⬥ fivepinelodge.com

Shilo Inns Bend Suites Hotel Nestled on the banks of the scenic Deschutes River and ideally located in the heart of Central Oregon with its wide variety of indoor and outdoor attractions Shilo Inns Bend Suites Hotel offers 151 beautifully designed rooms. This full service hotel is ideal for the leisure and business traveler, Mt. Bachelor ski and snow boarder, and golfers. Children 12 and under always stay free with an adult at Shilo Inns. Dogs welcome with nominal fee. 3105 O.B. Riley Road, Bend ⬥ (800) 222-2244 ⬥ shiloinns.com

Bend Dutch Vacation Rentals Stay in a luxury home or a cottage! Bend Dutch Vacation Rentals offers over 30 homes in downtown and in Bend's Westside. Our well-located homes place you close to shopping, restaurants, breweries, events, and skiing. All of our homes offer Wi-Fi and cable, and many homes are pet friendly and offer hot tubs.We are here for your vacation or longer, corporate stay. Book online or call us for "Your Home Away From Home". (866) 322-0218 ⬥ benddutchvacationrentals.com

Relax in luxury while staying in the Auberge Residences at Pronghorn! All of our residences are situated along the 18th hole of the Jack Nicklaus Signature Course. All units are fully furnished with exceptional interiors. The Junior suites feature a large master bedroom with king bed, a step-in shower with soaking tub, a walk-in closet and granite counter tops. Our 2, 3 & 4 bedroom units also include gourmet kitchen appliances and dual master suites. 65600 Pronghorn Club Drive, Bend ⬥ (541) 693-5300 ⬥ pronghornclub.com

Sunray Vacation Rentals

Bennington Properties Your Sunriver or Caldera Springs vacation will be special when you book with Bennington Properties, LLC. Choose from 180 vacation homes or condos all located in Sunriver proper or Caldera Springs. We have many pet friendly homes, free year round access to the SHARC aquatic center, high speed internet, FREE DVD movies. We pride ourselves in offering you the friendliest staff, and highest customer service to make this your best vacation ever.

Sunray Vacation Rentals has over 160 homes and condo to choose from in beautiful Sunriver. Many are pet-friendly with hot tubs offering free Wife, discounted lodging and recreation amenities, exclusive unlimited free access to SHARC a year round aquatic & recreation center as well as Mavericks fitness, recreation & aquatics, and much more. Reward yourself with fond memories for years to come. Visit us at sunrayinc.com or call today (800) 531-1130. 56870 Venture Ln. #107, Sunriver ⬥ (541) 593-3225 ⬥ sunrayinc.com

56842 Venture Lane, Sunriver ⬥ (866) 628-1303 ⬥ benningtonproperties.com

Bend Sisters Garden RV Resort

Cascade Vacation Rentals

Bend/Sisters Garden RV Resort is a top 100 rated Good Sam RV park. The resort has 102 full service-Big Rig sites, three camping cabins and three fully furnished cottages. Enjoy the beautiful landscaped gardens. Guests can enjoy a heated pool and spa, miniature golf, pitching horseshoes and fishing a stocked trout pond. The resort has a camp store with RV supplies and propane service. The resort has become a destination for guests, near and far.

From the moment you arrive at the Metolius River Lodges (13 cabins on the banks of the river) you can feel the weight of the world melting away. 15 miles northwest of Sisters, wood & gas fireplaces, one, two and three bedrooms, fully equipped and stocked for your pleasure. Restaurants nearby. 800-595-6290 wwwmetoliusriverlodges.com. Cascade Vacation Rentals is available for fulltime or vacation rentals in Central Oregon. The staff includes expertise in leasing, management and maintenance. Rent for less than a motel.

67667 Highway 20, Bend ⬥ (800) 636-0688 ⬥ bendsistersgardenrv.com

(877) 540-1086 ⬥ wwwcascadevacationrentals.net


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◆ Mount Bachelor Village Resort 19717 Mt. Bachelor Dr., Bend 97702 (866) 328-8915

$129-$440

mtbachelorvillage.com

■ The Oxford Hotel 10 NW Minnesota Ave., Bend 97701 (877) 440-8436 oxfordhotelbend.com ■ Phoenix Inn & Suites Downtown Bend 300 NW Franklin Ave., Bend 97701 (541) 317-9292

$199-$449 $89-$199

phoenixinn.com/bend

■ The Pine Ridge Inn 1200 SW Century Dr., Bend (800) 600-4095 pineridgeinn.com ■ Rainbow Motel 154 NE Franklin Ave., Bend 97701 (541) 382-1821

$149-$289

$35-$75

■ Red Lion Hotel Bend 1415 NE 3rd St., Bend 97701 (541) 382-7011 redlion.com

$85-$189

◊ The Rental Connection, LLC PO Box 9088, Bend 97708 (888) 702-0761 rentconnect.com

$89-$395

■ Rodeway Inn & Suites 904 SE 3rd St., Bend 97702 (800) 999-8143 rodewayinn.com

$40-$75

■ Shilo Inn Suites Hotel 3105 O.B. Riley Rd., Bend 97701 (800) 222-2244 shiloinns.com

$79-$199

■ Sleep Inn of Bend 600 NE Bellevue Dr., Bend 97701 (541) 330-0050 choicehotels.com

$72-$120

◊ Sunriver Vacation Homes LLC 19440 Amber Meadow Dr., Bend 97702 (541) 480-6182

$99-$489

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■ Super 8 Bend 1275 S. 3rd St., Bend (800) 800-8000 super8bend.com

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◆ Touchmark at Mt. Bachelor Village 19800 SW Touchmark Way, Bend 97702 (541) 383-1414 touchmarkbend.com

■ TownePlace Suites 755 SW 13th Place, Bend 97702 (541) 382-5006 marriott.com

$89-$169

CAMP SHERMAN

▲ House on Metolius PO Box 100, Camp Sherman 97730 (541) 595-6620 metolius.com

$195-$500

▲ Lake Creek Lodge 13375 SW Forest Service Rd. 1419, Camp Sherman 97730 (800) 797-6331 lakecreeklodge.com

$100-$400

▲ Metolius River Lodges 12390 SW Forest Service Rd. 1419, PO Box 110, Camp Sherman 97756

$100-$310

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▲ Metolius River Resort 25551 SW Forest Service Rd. 1419, Camp Sherman 97730 (541) 595-6281

$185-$210

metoliusriverresort.com

CENTRAL OREGON

� Central Oregon Bed & Breakfast Association centraloregonbendandbreakfast.com ◊ Horizon Properties of Oregon PO Box 872, Lincoln City 97367 (800) 995-2411

$150-$400

centraloregon.horizonrentals.com

CROOKED RIVER RANCH

■ Sunview Motel & Resort P.O. Box 1331, 5010 SW Clubhouse Rd., Crooked River Ranch 97760

$97-$177

(800) 282-0944 sunviewmotelandresort.com

FOSSIL

� Wilson Ranches Retreat B&B 16555 Butte Creek Rd., Fossil 97830 (866) 763-2227

$99-$179

wilsonranchesretreat.com

LA PINE

■ Best Western Newberry Station 16515 Reed Rd., PO Box 2820, La Pine 97739 (541) 536-5130

$85-$170

bestwestern.com/newberrystation

� DiamondStone Guest Lodge B&B 16693 Sprague Loop, La Pine 97339 (541) 536-6263

$75-$426

diamondstone.com

▲ East Lake Resort 22430 Paulina Lake Rd., La Pine 97739 (541) 536-2230 eastlakeresort.com

■ Hotel & Motel � Bed & Breakfast

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A Bend Cottage Experience A Bend Cottage Experience provides unique Central Oregon lodging, offering more than your average vacation home. Their individualized and handpicked cottages are the perfect way to make your stay a memorable one. Enjoy the vibrant city of Bend in scenic surroundings which offer the freedom of vacationing in the comfort of a home. Located exclusively in the Historical Downtown District, Old Mill District, and on the trendy West Side, these cottages are a vacationer’s delight. 25 NW Kansas Ave., Bend ⬥ (541) 480-8133 ⬥ bendcottages.com

Discover Sunriver Vacation Rentals Each of our Sunriver vacation homes and condos has a unique personality to match with yours. They range in sizes from 1-7 bedrooms and styles from cabins to luxury vacation homes. Guests cook in their own fully-equipped kitchen or barbecue on the deck. Enjoy time in a private hot tub, sauna or in the game room. Rentals include free Wi-Fi, exclusive access to Mavericks fitness center and unlimited access to SHARC. 57100 Beaver Dr., Sunriver Village Mall #7 ⬥ 1-877-929-9604 ⬥ discoversunriver.com

Bend Sisters Garden RV Resort

Mountain Resort Properties in Sunriver offers vacations made simple. Over 100 homes/ condos to choose from! We provide free access to SHARC and Mavericks. We also offer many lodging discounts throughout the year, including ski packages. Our staff is professional and courteous and we have been rated excellent by Flipkey & Trip Advisor. If you are planning a family vacation, reunion or just a weekend getaway, we are always available 24/7. Rentals@MtResort.com ⬥ (800) 346-6337 ⬥ MtResort.com

Memories That Will Last A Lifetime Sunriver’s Best Value ~ Free access to MAVERICKS ~ Free access to SHARC ~ Pet friendly homes ~ Free WiFi in most homes ~ Discount lift tickets ~ Golf discounts ~ Numerous retail discounts Book your vacation rental now and start making memories that will last a lifetime! 56835 Venture Ln., Sunriver ⬥ (877) 600-5690 ⬥ village-properties.com

Red Lion Bend Centrally located in the heart of Bend on Business 97. Nearby, you will find 28 golf courses, the High Desert Museum, and historic downtown. Outdoor enthusiasts will find bike and hiking trails, rivers, lakes and Mt. Bachelor Ski Resort. 75 non-smoking guest rooms. Seasonal outdoor pool, spa and fitness center and Roaring Start Breakfast Buffet included in your rate. Black Bear Diner on property and room service is available too. 1415 NE Third Street ⬥ (541) 382-7011 ⬥ redlion.com

Bend/Sisters Garden RV Resort is a top 100 rated Good Sam RV park. The resort has three fully furnished cottages, three camping cabins and 99 full service - Big Rig friendly RV sites. Guests enjoy the beauty of landscaping with seasonal flowers and gardens. Recreation is available where guests enjoy a heated pool and spa, miniature golf, pitching horseshoes and fishing in our stocked trout pond. Golf courses and attractions of Central Oregon are nearby. 67667 Highway 20, Bend ⬥ (800) 636-0688 ⬥ bendsistersgardenrv.com

Mount Bachelor Village Resort Situated above the spectacular Deschutes River and minutes from downtown Bend and the Old Mill District, you will find one of Bend’s best kept secrets. Mount Bachelor Village Resort offers an array of overnight accommodations, a full service conference center, endless recreational opportunities with easy access to the Cascade Lakes Highway and just 19 miles to Mt Bachelor. If you are looking for your next family or group getaway - look no further! 19717 Mt. Bachelor Dr., Bend ⬥ 877-328-8915 ⬥ mtbachelorvillage.com

Bend Riverside Motel & Suites Great accommodations, the perfect spot in the perfect place. Nestled on 5 acres along the banks of the Deschutes River and in the backyard of Oregon's best playground. The river trail is steps from your door and downtown is walking distance. So relax, let yourself be lulled to sleep by the river's whisper. After all you didn't come to Bend to hear the traffic. "Rivers sound better than Traffic" 1565 NW Wall Street, Bend ⬥ 800.284.2363 bendriversideinn.com


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■ Budget inn Madras 133 NE 5th St., Madras 97741 (541) 475-3831 budgetinnmadras.com

$44-$88

■ Sonny’s Motel 1539 SW Hwy. 97, Madras 97741 (541) 475-7217 sonnysmotelmadras.com

$58-$99

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◊ The Painted Hills Vacation Rentals Mitchell 97750 (541) 462-3921 paintedhillsvacation.com

$95-$140

REDMOND

■ Best Western Plus Rama inn 2630 SW 17th Place, Redmond 97756 (541) 548-8080 redmondramainn.com

$89-$169

■ Comfort Suites Redmond Airport 2243 SW Yew Ave., Redmond 97756 (541) 504-8900 redmondorhotel.com

$99-$160

■ Motel 6 Redmond 2247 S. Hwy. 97, Redmond 97756 (800) 466-8356 motel6.com

$56-$80

■ Redmond inn 1545 S. Hwy. 97, Redmond 97756 (800) 833-3259 redmondinn.net

$45-$110

■ Sleep inn & Suites 1847 N. Hwy. 97, Redmond 97756 (541) 504-1500

$69-$159

sleepinn.com/hotel-redmond-oregon-or188

■ Super 8 Redmond 3629 SW 21st Pl., Redmond 97756 (541) 548-8881

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� Blue Spruce Bed & Breakfast 444 S. Spruce St., Sisters 97759 (541) 549-9644 blue-spruce.biz

$159-$189

◊ Cascade Vacation Rentals 581 N. Larch, PO Box 459, Sisters 97759 (541) 549-0792

$130-$175

$125-$550

▲ FivePine Lodge 1021 Deperado Tr., Sisters 97759 (541) 549-5900 fivepinelodge.com

$149-$324

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▲ The Lodge at Suttle Lake 13300 Hwy. 20, Sisters 97759 (541) 595-2628 thelodgeatsuttlelake.com

$59-$369

� Long Hollow Ranch 71105 Holmes Rd., Sisters 97759 (877) 923-1901 lhranch.com

$115-$285

$69-$149

■ Sisters inn and Suites 540 US Hwy. 20 W., Sisters (541) 549-7829 sistersinnandsuites.com

cascadevacationrentals.net

◊ Desert Pine Properties PO Box 2306, Bend 97709 (541) 388-9973 desertpineproperties.com

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◊ Bennington Properties, LLC 56842 Venture Lane, PO Box 3367, Sunriver 97707 (866) 628-1303

$110-$900

benningtonproperties.com

◊ Discover Sunriver Vacation Rentals 57100 Beaver Dr., Sunriver Village Mall 7, Sunriver 97707

$160-$800

(877) 929-9604 discoversunriver.com

◊ Mountain Resort Properties - Sunriver Vacation Rentals 57084 Grizzly Lane, Sunriver 97707

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(800) 346-6337 mtresort.com

◆ StoneRidge Townhomes at Sunriver 1 Peppermill Circle, P.O. Box 3938, Sunriver 97707 (800) 255-2506

$190-$330

stoneridgetownhomes.com

◊ Sunray Vacation Rentals PO Box 4518, Sunriver 97707 (800) 531-1130 visitsunriver.com

$140-$900

◊ Sunset Lodging in Sunriver 57100 Beaver Dr., Village Mall, Building 5, Sunriver 97707 (800) 541-1756 sunriverlodging.com

$88-$1092

◊ Village Properties 56835 Venture Lane, Ste. 109, Sunriver 97707 (877) 600-5690 village-properties.com

$90-$665

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RV PARKS & CAMPGROUNDS

△ Bend/Sisters Garden RV Resort 67667 Hwy. 20, Bend 97701 (541) 549-3021 bendsistersgardenrv.com △ Cold Springs Resort RV 25615 Cold Springs Resort Lane, Camp Sherman 97730 (541) 595-6271

varies $125-$165

coldspringsresort.com

△ Crown Villa RV Resort 60801 Brosterhous Rd., Bend 97702 (866) 500-5300 crownvillarvresort.com △ Deschutes expo Center RV Park 3800 SW Airport Way, Redmond 97756 (541) 548-2711

$36-$75 $35.20

expo.deschutes.org

△ Hoodoo Campgrounds (541) 388-7869 (April-October) hoodoo.com △ Scandia RV Park 61415 S. Hwy. 97, Bend 97702 (541) 382-6206 scandiarv.com ■ Hotel & Motel � Bed & Breakfast

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• 1 and 2 level Townhomes

• Minutes from downtown Bend

• David McLay Kidd golf course

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• Completed homes available

• Golf, mountain and forest views

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Lodging

Meetings

Seventh Mountain Resort

Deschutes County Fair & Expo Center

The Great Hall at Sunriver Resort

Special Events

Meetings and Retreats

Corporate Events & Weddings

Central Oregon is chock full of spectacular places for that special corporate retreat or your perfect wedding. Meetings are what the rest of the corporate world does. But attending retreats with a business agenda is more of what it feels like when you're convening in Central Oregon. Take the elements that make up the quality of life here—biking, fishing, skiing, hiking and paddling—and add these items to your agenda for your next business retreat. The area's state-of-the-art facilities will help keep your staff focused. It's the reward of Central Oregon's bounty that will keep them inspired and energized to create.

Sunriver Resort Sunriver Exposed beams. Slate tile. Expansive windows. Sweeping vistas. Sunriver Resort’s delightful details capture the spirit of the Pacific Northwest. And the hearts and souls of meeting planners everywhere. One of the nation’s top golf destinations also boasts premier meeting facilities, “Four Diamond” service and the largest resort conference center in the Northwest. It's small wonder that Sunriver Resort hosts global companies and associations each year.

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Seventh Mountain Resort Bend There’s nothing like a little fresh air to provide a fresh perspective. Seventh Mountain Resort delivers with breathtaking natural surroundings, perfect for corporate meetings, weddings, concerts, car shows and special events. Located on Century Drive, the road to Mt. Bachelor, Seventh Mountain takes groups to new heights.

Eagle Crest Resort Redmond Eagle Crest Resort soars with state-of-the-art meeting facilities. Flexible meeting space options, tailor-made catering (including kosher menus, by request) and the latest in audiovisual technology make Eagle Crest Resort’s laid-back setting perfect for conferences, meetings and retreats.

Black Butte Ranch Resort Black Butte Ranch Small group meetings and events are a big priority for Black Butte Ranch. Located just eight miles from the charming Western-themed town of Sisters, Black Butte Ranch offers a spectacular setting for executive retreats, reunions and weddings.


lodging

Meetings

Riverhouse Hotel & Convention Center

Brasada Ranch

Riverhouse Hotel & Convention Center Bend With more than 35,000 square feet of general session, breakout and exhibit space, The Riverhouse Hotel & Convention Center is the third-largest meeting venue in Oregon. The award-winning convention center offers flexible meeting space, a unique riverside location and beautiful, welcoming décor.

The Deschutes County Fair & Expo Center Redmond The Deschutes County Fair & Expo Center is home to more than blue-ribbon pies and towering tufts of cotton candy. Strategically located at the hub of the tri-county area, the Expo Center plays host to a wide range of events, including concerts, sporting events, automotive shows, trade shows, weddings, reunions and more. The venue offers spectacular panoramic views of the Cascades, meticulously manicured grounds and more than 100 acres of parking.

Kah-Nee-Ta Resort Warm Springs Situated on the 600,000-acre Reservation to The Confederated Tribes of Warm Springs, Kah-Nee-Ta Resort offers meeting planners more than 15,000 square feet of meeting space, accommodations for up to 300, and an array of enhancing amenities, such as fine and casual dining, a spa, two pools, including a double Olympic-size pool, 18-hole championship golf course, various recreational activities and gaming options at the new and nearby Indian Head Casino, from blackjack and poker to a variety of slot machines.

Black Butte Ranch

Brasada Ranch Powell Butte A luxury resort and golf course 16 miles northeast of Bend, Brasada features a myriad of recreational activities and farm-to-table cuisine in an inspired ranch setting. Experience customized treatments at Spa Brasada; tennis, athletic and volleyball courts at the 17,000-square-foot athletic center; equestrian programs; the kid-centric Hideout escape, and four new Ranch House Lodge Suites in addition to its assortment of high-end cabins. Catch-and-release fishing programs and an 18-hole golf course designed by PGA TOUR professionals, Peter Jacobsen and Jim Hardy, makes this a complete destination resort experience.

Pronghorn - An Auberge Resort Bend Situated on 640 pristine acres, Pronghorn is nestled in the midst of a 1,000-year-old juniper forest. Filled with outstanding golf on nationally renowned courses, unparalleled dining and spa treatments, Pronghorn offers one-of-a-kind experiences on a daily basis. Discover why Travel & Leisure voted Pronghorn the “#1 Golf Community in the Country” by playing through its Jack Nicklaus Signature Course or enjoying opulent resort accommodations along the 18th hole. Then relax in luxury in a comfortable Junior Suite or one of Pronghorn’s multi-bedroom accommodations.

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The Perfect Setting for Your

Location

Wedding

Californian Chelsea Harding knew exactly what she wanted when it came to planning her wedding. “Location was everything," she says. "My future husband and I wanted a rural setting hopefully with a mountain backdrop. Wherever we held the wedding, the location had to be not only spectacular but also easy for all our relatives and friends to come to from across the country.” After an exploratory trip to Central Oregon, Harding found herself in a quandary. “I came looking for a ranch or farm and found all sorts of other spectacular possibilities from destination resorts, to wooded and mountainous places that unexpectedly made my final decision very difficult.” Finding the perfect place for a wedding party’s needs can be challenging in Central Oregon because of the many gorgeous settings—the embarrassment of riches.

tion in downtown Bend made it easy for our guests to explore Bend.” Looking back on her wedding at Black Butte Ranch with full views of Mt. Washington and the Three Sisters, Californian Chelsea Harding says wistfully, “it was so perfect.. Our guests loved the resort and the setting. It certainly made saying ‘I do’ so memorable.”

Convenience

Resource Guide

Bend native Janet Breyer moved to Denver after college to start her career in telecommunications. There she met her husband-to-be, and once engaged, began planning a June wedding in Bend. “I settled on the back garden at McMenamin’s Old St. Francis School because several of my family and local relatives had attended the former school turned into a brewpub and hotel," notes Breyer. "it was so easy to house people traveling to the wedding in the hotel and cottages. It's loca-

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Still haven't decided on your wedding venue? Celebrations Wedding & Event Resource Guide is a comprehensive local resource to help you plan that perfect day. From settings and resorts to photographers and musicians and restaurants and caterers, Celebrations is the perfect wedding planning guide for your big day in Central Oregon. Go to centraloregonevents.net to find everything you need.

BRIAN BECkER

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Think of everything you want for your wedding ... and then find it all here.


A CENTRAL OREGON TRADITION

LOCATED ON BENDS WEST SIDE DONNER FLOWER SHOP HAS BEEN THE PURVEYOR OF TOP QUALITY FLORAL DESIGNS FOR OVER 100 YEARS

Bend’s only made from “scratch” Bistro & Catering The Local “Foodies” Choice • Breakfast served all day • Breads and pastries baked in-house • Locally raised meats and eggs

call or visit online 541.382.3791 donnerflower.com

• House smoked pastrami and slow braised corned beef • Full bar with amazing Bloody Mary’s • Gluten free Vegetarian friendly

Full service Catering Monday - Saturday 7-3 and Sunday 8-2 541-318-8177 • www.rockindaves.com 661 NE Greenwood, Bend

A Breathtaking Setting for a Memorable Occasion! G o l f C o u r s e & E stat e s

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www.CascadePhotography.com

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Give us a call and reserve your special day.

16900 Aspen Lakes Drive s Sisters, Oregon 97759 Brand 33 Restaurant - 541.549.3663 s Golf - 541.549.4653

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MEETING ROOMS

LODGING ROOMS

Aspen Lakes Golf Course Sisters (541) 549-4653 aspenlakes.com

3,700

4+

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Bend Golf & Country Club Bend (541) 382-3261 bendgolfclub.com

4,800

3

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Bend Inn & Suites Bend (888) 678-BEND (2363) (541) 388-4114 bendinnsuites.com

600

1

99

Bend Three Sisters Inn & Suites Bend (541) 382-1515 bendthreesistersinn.com

1,000

1

100

Best Western Newberry Station La Pine (800) 210-8616 (541) 536-5130 book.bestwestern.com

600

1

40

Black Butte Ranch 7 miles west of Sisters (800) 452-7455 (541) 595-6211 blackbutteranch.com

792+

4

120+ vacation rentals

Brasada Ranch 14 mi SE of Redmond Airport Powell Butte (866) 319-7848 brasada.com

6,587

7+

8 suites, 38 cabins

Broken Top Club Bend (541) 383-8200 brokentop.com

27,000

2

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Comfort Inn & Suites Bend (866) 326-0271 (541) 617-9696 comfortinnbend.com

920

1

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Comfort Suites Redmond (541) 504-8900 comfortsuites.com/hotel-redmond-oregon-or113

1,679

4

92

Deschutes Brewery Public House Bend (541) 312-6946 deschutesbrewery.com

1,428

1

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Deschutes Brewery - The Mountain Room Bend (541) 312-6946 deschutesbrewerymountainroom.com

1,850

1

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Deschutes Expo, Three Sisters Conference Center Redmond (541) 548-2711 expo.deschutes.org

114,000+

14*

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DiamondStone Guest Lodges/The Homestead La Pine (541) 536-6263 diamondstone.com

850

1

5

Eagle Crest Resort Redmond (866) 311-1939 eagle-crest.com

10,000+

9

100 rooms, 75 rentals

Fairfield Inn & Suites Bend (800) 228-2800 (541) 318-1747 fairfieldinn.com/redmi

400

1

80

FivePine Lodge Sisters (866) 974-5900 fivepinelodge.com

7,000

4

8 suites, 24 cabins

High Desert Museum Bend (541) 382-4754 highdesertmuseum.org

3,000+

4++ **

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Imperial River Company Maupin (800) 395-3903 (541) 395-2404 deschutesriver.com

650

1**

25

Juniper Golf Course Redmond (541) 548-3121 playjuniper.com

2,700

1

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Kah-Nee-Ta Resort Warm Springs (888) 220-9830 (503) 768-9830 kahneeta.com

15,000

12

170

Lake Creek Lodge Camp Sherman (541) 595-6331 lakecreeklodge.com

400

2

20

The Lodge at Suttle Lake Sisters (541) 595-2628 thelodgeatsuttlelake.com

5,000

2

25

Maragas Winery Terrebonne (541) 546-5464 maragaswinery.com

2,000

1**

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McMenamins Old St. Francis School Bend (877) 661-4228 (541) 382-5174 mcmenamins.com

6,434

3

19 rooms, 4 cottages

Mount Bachelor Village Resort Bend (866) 328-8915 (541) 389-5900 mtbachelorvillage.com

5,400

5++

130

The Oxford Hotel Bend (877) 440-8436 (541) 382-8436 oxfordhotelbend.com

2,460

4

59

Phoenix Inn Suites Bend (888) 291-4764 (541) 317-9292 phoenixinn.com

2,327

3

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Pronghorn Club & Resort Bend (866) 372-1003 pronghornclub.com

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Red Lion Hotel Bend (541) 382-7011 redlion.rdln.com

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The Riverhouse Hotel & Convention Center Bend (866) 453-4479 (541) 617-7270 riverhouse.com

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Seventh Mountain Resort Bend (888) 784-4386 (541) 693-9106 seventhmountain.com

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SHARC Sunriver (541) 585-3144 sunriverowners.org

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Shilo Inn Suites Hotel Bend (541) 389-9600 shiloinns.com

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Sleep Inn & Suites Redmond (800) 424-6423 (541) 424-6423 choicehotels.com

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St. Charles Health System Meeting Facilities Bend (541) 706-6987 stcharleshealthcare.org

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Tetherow Bend (541) 388-2582 tetherow.com

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TownePlace Suites by Marriott Bend (541) 382-5006 ext. 2035 marriott.com

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Burgers and fries, Thai and sushi, Continental and Northwest, French, Italian and Mexican, Central Oregon’s cuisine offers a local take on global fare to please anyone’s palate. THE DINING OPTIONS in Central Oregon are as wide as the culinary universe. Over the past 10 years, the fare has grown up and out to include American classics, Pacific Northwest specialties, global cuisine and the omnipresent food carts that combine all of these. There's family dining, casual and even elegant in this evolving outdoor recreation paradise.

Family Friendly Got the whole family with you? No problem. Try Baldy's Barbeque, Old St. Francis Pub, Red Robin, Pastini Pasteria, Scanlon's, Trailhead Grill at Pronghorn, Ranch House at Brasada Ranch and Terrebonne Depot. For breakfast, there are some amazing options. you can't go wrong with Mckay Cottage or Alpenglow Café in Bend. In Sisters, try Three Creeks Brewery.

A Tour de Gourmet A good part of Central Oregon is rolling ranch country. So what better way to start a gourmet tour than with a satisfying steak dinner at Crossings at The Riverhouse, Brand 33 at Aspen Lakes or Ranch House at Brasada Ranch. If it’s seafood you’re after, there’s Anthony’s Home Port in Bend’s Old Mill District with freshly caught fish flown in daily. Traditional American classics are the specialty of

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Greg’s Grill in Bend’s Old Mill District and the venerable Pine Tavern in the heart of downtown adjacent to Drake Park's Mirror Pond. All of the meals at the Pine Tavern begin with the popular scones and honey-butter. In search of unique Cajun-inspired meals, try Zydeco in downtown Bend. Jen’s Garden in Sisters is Continental cuisine with a French flair. For a chic urban setting and great Northwest fare, there’s 900 Wall in downtown Bend. A bit farther afield, there are some hidden gems such as kokanee Café in Camp Sherman and The Boat House Restaurant at Suttle Lake. Golf Clubs with exceptional dinner menus include Tetherow Grill and Broken Top Club.

Resort Fine Dining Meadows at the Lodge Sunriver Resort

Range at Brasada Ranch Brasada Ranch

The Grille at Crosswater Sunriver Resort

Seasons Seventh Mountain Resort

Chanterelle Pronghorn Resort

Niblick & Greene’s Eagle Crest Resort

The Lodge Restaurant Black Butte Ranch

Chinook Room Kah-Nee-Ta Resort


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Local Knowledge Thor Erikson chef Thor Erickson grew up cooking, working alongside his father at his restaurants. When he set out on his own, he worked with some of America’s top chefs, including Alice Waters at Chez Panisse in Berkeley, California. Today, Erickson is a chef instructor at the Cascade Three Creeks Brewing

Culinary Institute at Central Oregon Community College. “My students Goody's Candy Store

use local, sustainable ingredients and the skills they have learned to add a superb fine dining venue to Bend’s culinary scene,” says Erickson. When friends visit, I love to bring them to casual restaurants like Jackson’s Corner and The Sparrow Bakery, which are fabulous at making great ingredients shine through creative culinary technique. My favorite thing about Central Oregon is its pristine creeks and riv-

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Food Cart Culture Once there were just a couple food of carts located only in downtown Bend. Now there are food carts in every city in Central Oregon. The food cart culture that has become a culinary phenomenon in every major metro West Coast city has taken root here. The cart scene offers everything from chicken wings to Thai, authentic German food, fish and chips, comfort food, jumbo sandwiches and more. Go to bendstreetfood.com and hone in on your favorite food cart.

fishing for trout, and if we’re lucky, catch one and cook it for dinner.

Culinary Immersion Opened in 2011, Cascade Culinary Institute's Jungers Culinary Center operates from an impressive new modern building on its Bend campus that rivals the facilities of top television foodie programs. Here aspiring chefs learn every aspect of the culinary art in state-of-the-art kitchens. There’s a demonstration theater where regular cooking programs are conducted for students as well as for the general public. Two days per week, the Institute’s students showcase their talent in public lunches and dinners at Elevation. Reservations are required at elevationbend.com.

The Bend ale Trail On the hunt for a great craft beer? Then follow The Bend Ale Trail a clever concept that rewards beer fans for paying a visit

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to 10 of Bend's craft brew makers. The ale trail began with eight brewery pub stops, expanded to the current 10, and will increase again in the future as the region’s craft brewing industry continues to grow. Those who choose to travel the trail get maps and passports that, after being stamped at each of the breweries or their brewpubs, allows them to get a reward; a Silipint pint travel cup, for their efforts. An extra bonus is bestowed to those who visit Three Creeks Brewery in Sisters. Making the journey easy and safe are shuttle services (GETIT Shuttle and The Bend Trolley) offering guided transportation and private tours and tastings. On the more energetic side, Bend’s Cycle Pub offers human-powered trolleys and a guide to navigate pub-to-pub. You work off a few calories on each leg of the pub ride and then add them back on with a quaff at each stop.

Pizza Please For a slice of pizza to go or stay, there’s plenty to choose from at the hipster quick-stop Pizza Mondo in downtown

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Bend. Also try Carino’s Italian in the Cascade Village Mall and Zeppa Bistro at Sunriver Resort. For something a little different, try making your own at Flatbread Community Oven in the Old Mill District.

Culinary Tours For out-of-the-ordinary culinary tours, head out to Maragas Winery in Culver, Bendistillery on the northern edge of Bend or hook up with the Well Traveled Fork in Bend. Farm tours include interesting stops such as Pono Farms, Tumalo Farms and Eberhard’s Dairy.

Unique Eats Find the culinary road less traveled with these one-of-a-kind restaurants. The Mexican-Peruvian dishes at Hola! in Bend and Sunriver; Japanese and Korean flavors at 5 Fusion & Sushi Bar; the creative surf and turf of Jackalope Grill and 10 Below at The Oxford Hotel in downtown Bend.

Pub Grub Don’t forget that the area’s breweries are a great option for families, offering

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kid-friendly atmosphere with a local vibe. To see what's put Central Oregon on the craft beer map, swing by Bend Brewing Company, Crux Fermentation Project, Deschutes Brewery, 10 Barrel, Cascade Lakes Brewing Co. Lodge and Old Mill Brew Werks in Bend. Redmond has Cascade Lake Brewing's Red Dog Depot and 7th Street Brew House. In Sisters, hie thee to Three Creeks Brewing. Those in Sunriver, will easily find the Sunriver Brewing Company.

Nightlife When it comes to late night socializing in Central Oregon, nightlife revolves in and around Bend. There’s a lively bar and pub scene and live music at several club venues. For a hip lounge scene with swanky cocktails, try Level 2 in the Old Mill District. If music is on your mind, look to McMenamins Old St. Francis School where they combine pubs like the Fireside Bar & O’Kanes, a restaurant, music stages and a movie theater on one whimsical campus.


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5 Fusion & Sushi Bar Dinner, cocktails, casual. 821 NW Wall St. (541) 323-2328 5fusion.com Brewpub $

10 Barrel Brewing Company

Lunch, dinner, patio, cocktails, casual, handicap access. 1135 NW Galveston Ave., Bldg. A (541) 678-5228 10barrel.com American $$

900 Wall

Lunch, dinner, patio, cocktails, casual. 900 Wall St. (541) 323-6295 900wall.com American $

Alpenglow Café

Breakfast, lunch. 1133 NW Wall St. 100 (541) 383-7676 alpenglowcafe.com Seafood $$

Anthony’s at The Old Mill

Lunch, dinner, patio, cocktails, casual, fine dining, handicap access. 475 SW Powerhouse Dr. (541) 389-8998 anthonys.com Barbecue $

Baldy’s Barbeque Lunch, dinner, patio, cocktails, casual. 235 SW Century Dr. (541) 385-7427 baldysbbq.com Brewpub $

Bend Brewing Co.

lunch, dinner, patio, entertainment, beer/wine, casual. 1019 NW Brooks St. (541) 383-1599 bendbrewingco.com Northwest Cuisine $$

Broken Top Club

Lunch, dinner, entertainment, cocktails, fine dining, handicap access. 62000 Broken Top Dr. (541) 383-8200 brokentop.com Italian $$

Carino’s Italian Lunch, dinner, cocktails, casual. 63455 N. Hwy. 97 (541) 318-6300 carinos.com

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Lunch, dinner, patio, casual. 1441 SW Chandler Ave. 100 (541) 388-4998 cascadelakes.com

Dinner, patio, cocktails, fine dining, handicap access. 750 NW Lava Rd. (541) 318-8435 jackalopegrill.com

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Cascade Lakes Brewing Co. Lodge

Crux Fermentation Project

Lunch, dinner, beer/wine, casual, handicap access. 50 SW Division St. (541) 385-3333 cruxfermentation.com Brewpub $

Deschutes Brewery & Public House

Lunch, dinner, patio, beer/wine, casual, handicap access. 1044 NW Bond St. (541) 382-9242 deschutesbrewery.com AMERICAN $$

Flatbread Community Oven

Lunch, dinner, patio, cocktails, casual, handicap access. 375 SW Powerhouse Dr. (541) 728-0600 flatbreadpizza.com American $$

Greg’s Grill on the Deschutes

Lunch, dinner, patio, cocktails, handicap access. 395 SW Powerhouse Dr. (541) 382-2200 gregsgrill.com Peruvian $$

Hola! Downtown Lunch, dinner, cocktails, casual. 920 NW Bond St. (541) 728-0069 holabend.com Peruvian $$

Hola! Eastside Lunch, dinner, cocktails, casual. 2670 NE Hwy. 20 (541) 389-4652 holabend.com Peruvian $$

Hola! Old Mill

Lunch, dinner, patio, cocktails, casual, handicap access. 680 SW Powerhouse Dr. Ste. 1002 (541) 647-2711 holabend.com

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McKay Cottage

Breakfast, lunch, casual. 62910 O.B. Riley Rd. 340 (541) 383-2697 themckaycottage.com brewpub $

Old Mill Brew Werks

Lunch, dinner, patio, entertainment, cocktails, casual, handicap access. 384 SW Upper Terrace Dr. (541) 633-7670 oldmillbrewwerks.com Italian $

Pastini Pastaria

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Zydeco Kitchen & Cocktails

Lunch, dinner, cocktails, handicap access. 919 Bond St. (541) 312-2899 zydecokitchen.com

black butte Northwest Cuisine $$$

Black Butte Ranch The Lodge Restaurant

Lunch, dinner, patio, beer/wine, casual, handicap access. 811 NW Wall St. (541) 330-9093 pizzamondobend.com

Northwest Cuisine $$$

Kokanee Café

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Scanlon’s Restaurant

Lunch, dinner, patio, entertainment, cocktails, casual, handicap access. 61615 Athletic Club Dr. (541) 382-8769 scanlonsrestaurant.com

19330 Pinehurst Rd., Bend (541) 318-0200 www.bendistillery.com

Cycle Pub

Eberhard’s Dairy

Dinner, beer/wine, fine dining, handicap access. 403 East Hood Ave. (541) 549-2699 intimatecottagecuisine.com Brewpub $

Three Creeks Brewing Company

Lunch, dinner, patio, beer/wine, casual, handicap access. 721 Desperado Ct. (541) 549-1963 threecreeksbrewing.com

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Breakfast, lunch, cocktails, casual. 661 NE Greenwood Ave. (541) 318-8177 rockindaves.com

Bendistillery

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Patio, cocktails, casual, handicap access. 625 SW Powerhouse Dr. (541) 382-9234 redrobin.com

Rockin' Daves

Indian Head Casino

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Bend (541) 678-5051 cyclepub.com

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Jen’s Garden

Pizza Mondo

Lunch, dinner, patio, cocktails, casual. 400 NW Smith Rock Way (541) 548-5030 terrebonnedepot.com

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Terrebonne Depot

Breakfast, lunch, dinner, patio, entertainment, beer/wine. 3236 Hwy. 26 (541) 460-7777 indianheadgaming.com

Dinner, cocktails, fine dining. 25545 SW Forest Svc. Rd. 1419 (541) 595-6420 kokaneecafe.com

Lunch, dinner, patio, cocktails, casual, fine dining, handicap access. 967 NW Brooks St. (541) 382-5581 pinetavern.com

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Breakfast, lunch, dinner, patio, cocktails, fine dining, handicap access. 13801 Hawksbeard Rd. (541) 595-1260 blackbutteranch.com

Lunch, dinner, patio, cocktails, casual, handicap access. 375 SW Powerhouse Dr. Ste. 140 (541) 749-1060 pastini.com

The Pine Tavern

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Hola! Sunriver Lunch, dinner, cocktails, casual. 57235 River Rd. (541) 593-8880 holabend.com Brewpub $

Sunriver Brewing Company

Lunch, dinner, patio, entertainment, cocktails, casual, handicap access. 57100 Beaver Dr. Bldg. 4 (541) 593-3007 sunriverbrewingcompany.com

235 SW Evergreen, Redmond (541) 548-5181 eberhardsdairy.com

Goody’s Candy Store

Entertainment, casual, handicap access. 1111 SE Division St., Bend (541) 385-7085 goodyschocolates.com

The Well Traveled Fork (541) 312-0097 welltraveledfork.com

resources Bigfoot Beverages 2440 NE 4th St. (541) 382-4495 bigfootbeverages.com

The Where to Eat Guide The #1 Dining Guide theeatguide.com


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900 Wall Located in the heart of Downtown Bend, 900 Wall is a relaxed, American restaurant serving serious country French and Italian influenced fare. The wine list, featuring more than fifty wines by the glass, is anchored with the great wines of the Pacific Northwest and spiced with enough international variety to satisfy any wine drinker’s palette. Artisian cocktails, informed, personable staff, and a unique atmosphere make 900 Wall a favorite among locals and visitors alike. 900 Wall Street, Bend ⬥ (541) 323-6295 ⬥ 900wall.com

Whether you’re looking for a contemporary resort dining experience in Chanterelle, or for the more rustic casual ambiance offered at the Trailhead Grill, Pronghorn’s outstanding restaurants will tempt your taste buds while serving up a feast for the eyes. We offer a wide variety of menu items so come in, sit down and enjoy the best food and views in Central Oregon. 65600 Pronghorn Club Drive, Bend ⬥ (541) 693-5300 ⬥ pronghornclub.com

Pine Tavern Visit Bend’s most historic restaurant, serving up classic dishes with a modern flare. Whether sitting next to our 250 old Ponderosa Pine or viewing beautiful mirror pond, the Pine Tavern is always the place to be! Celebrating over 75 years in downtown, the Pine Tavern is Tradition Redefined. And don’t forget our famous scones and honey butter!! 967 Brooks Street, Bend ⬥ (541) 382-5581 ⬥ pinetavern.com

Terrebonne Depot Food + Drink THE FRESHEST CUISINE IN CENTRAL OREGON, MINUTES FROM SMITH ROCK. Terrebonne Depot features ingredient focused American cuisine housed in Terrebonne’s 100-year old former train station. Terrebonne Depot offers a wide range of fresh traditional fare, specialty cocktails, choice local and imported beer and wine. Food and drink may be enjoyed under the exposed beams of the recently renovated historic structure or outside on the expansive deck—where views of Smith Rock and the Cascades are unmatched. 1/4 Mile off of Highway 97 towards Smith Rock State Park.

Greg's Grill Situated in the heart of the historic Old Mill district. This polished casual restaurant has spectacular river and mountain views. Enjoy everything from our signature rotisserie prime rib to great sandwiches and salads. Or have one of our steak, seafood, or chicken selections grilled to perfection on our apple-wood fired grill. We also feature the most extensive wine by the glass selection in Bend complimenting our special bar menu from 3 to close daily. We have something for everyone. 395 SW Powerhouse Dr. ⬥

(541) 382-2200 ⬥ gregsgrill.com

Old Mill Brew Werks Stashed just above the Old Mill on the corner of Wilson and Upper Terrace is the hidden gem of the Bend beer scene - Old Mill Brew Wërks. Serving the entire lineup of popular Brew Wërks beers, this quaint conversation spot also features a scratch kitchen with regular fresh specials and intimate, personal service. Upscale pub fare for those with high expectations. (541) 633-7670 ⬥ 384 SW Upper Terrace Drive oldmillbrewwerks.com

(541) 548-5030 ⬥ 400 NW Smith Rock Way Terrebonne, OR 97760 ⬥ terrebonnedepot.com

The Well Traveled Fork Follow the Fork to Central Oregon’s best local food and drink! Experience the bounty of the region with farm-to-fork culinary field trips, cooking classes, or catered meals by Chef Bette Fraser of The Well Traveled Fork. Knowledgeable tour guides show you where your food comes from on the Farm & Ranch Tour, or take you to the local food hotspots in town on the Culinary Secrets or Follow the Fork walking tour. Educational AND delicious! (541) 312-0097 ⬥ welltraveledfork.com

Bendistillery Experience the small batch distilled spirits revolution first hand. Since 1996 Bendistillery has been keeping the tradition of handcrafted gin and vodka. Only the freshest natural ingredients and pure Cascade Mountain water are used to create the smoothness and flavor of our gin and vodka. We offer distillery tours, product tasting – including seasonal cocktails, and a gift shop. Please stop by and see why Bendistillery is the most award winning craft distillery in America. 19330 Pinehurst Rd., Bend ⬥ (541) 318-0200 ⬥ bendistillery.com


So Many Choices! Find the sweetest specials, the most delicious deals and the latest styles. Its all here. restaurant & shops | an outdoor amphitheater art galleries | a 16-screen cinema and scenic river trails | it all adds up to a one-of-a-kind Central Oregon experience.

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A Shopper's Dream Imagine Frye boots, Coach handbags, Keen eco-flats and Salomon ski boots—without sales tax. WHeN iT COMeS to shopping, Central Oregon is all about retail variety from small one-of-a kind boutiques to large chains and everything in between. Apparel to footwear, gifts to jewelry, locally made products to imports, there’s something for every shopper. Don't forget, there's no sales tax in Oregon.

Boutique experience For the small boutique experience, shop downtown Bend, downtown Sisters, downtown Redmond and The Village at Sunriver. Each of these locations offers a broad mix of shops along with a blend of venues in which to dine and drink along the way. Downtown Bend There's fashion, furniture, jewelry, art, as well as plenty of restaurants, breweries, coffeehouses, ice cream shops and old fashioned candy stores to keep you going. keep it local with Oregon Body & Bath and Cascade Cottons for your Bend T-shirts, hoodies and hats. Cowgirl Cash is Bend's boutique for used cowboy boots, belt buckles and jeans. Ladies can start trends at Hot Box Betty on Wall Street, a bit farther down the street you'll find Dalia's, a highend repurposing consignment store.

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Downtown Sisters In Western-themed downtown Sisters, you'll find more than Western wear. Stroll through the many art galleries and specialty shops. Find that undiscovered treasure in one of Sisters' antique shops. Among the many specialty shops, you'll find wonderful restaurants. Enjoy a scrumptious meal, taste some wine, grab an ice cream cone or just sit back and people watch. The Village at Sunriver The Village at Sunriver continues an exceptional Central Oregon shopping experience with its boutiques, art galleries and sporting goods stores to support all of the recreational opportunities the region has to offer. After you've shopped 'til you've dropped, kick back at one of many unique dining venues that run the gamut from bistros to breweries and bakeries. Downtown Redmond East of the Cascade mountains, downtown Redmond is retail with a view. From unique home furnishing stores, to hip clothing stores and cool coffee shops, downtown Redmond is the unexpected jewel of retail therapy in Central Oregon.


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Old Mill District Bend's Old Mill District is its own small town of shops. Stretching along the bank of the Deschutes River, this revitalized historic site is a beautiful promenade with a popular collection of shops. The Old Mill District and its major retailers include Victoria’s Secret, REI, Coldwater Creek, Banana Republic, and The Gap. Among the bigger retailers are local favorites such as Saxon’s Fine Jewelers, DeWilde Art Glass and the Lubbesmeyer Studio for fantastic fiber arts. Bend Factory Stores At the south end of town lies one of Bend's biggest secrets. The Bend Factory Stores have everything from sportswear and formal wear to children's wear and home furnishings. For those who love a deal, the Bend Factory Stores has both a Nike and a Columbia Sportswear outlet to name just a couple. Other stores in the outlet include: The Coach Factory Store, Eddie Bauer Outlet, Izod, Pendleton Outlet and Pearl iZumi

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Bend River Promenade The long-established Bend River Promenade Mall on Third Street is a hub of shopping activity in Bend. This shopping center is home to many of the trusted brands we grew up with, such as: Sears, Macy’s, kohl’s and T.J. Maxx. Don't forget to stop in The

Oregon Store, where you'll find the best of Oregon-made goods: local jams and jellies, hazelnuts and Pendleton blankets made especially for Ducks and Beavers fans. The Duck Store is just across the street for all of your university of Oregon Duck gear and accessories. Cascade Village Shopping Center The Cascade Village Shopping Center is located on the north edge of town. Here you'll find many larger format stores including Trader Joe's, Target, The Home Depot, Best Buy, Dick's Sporting Goods and Famous Footwear.

Sports Gear and Outfitters For sports gear, there's no better place to be than Central Oregon. For general outfitters, try one of the many, including REI. For ski and snowboards, hit Powder House in Bend or Bachelor Ski & Sport at Mt. Bachelor's West Village. Headed out on the water? Find all you need at Stillwater Fly Shop, Fly & Field Outfitters, Sun Country Tours, Tumalo Creek kayak & Canoe and Standup Paddle Bend. Bike shops? We've got plenty of them. Among others, Hutch's Bicycles has an eastside and a westside location in Bend.

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909 NW Wall St. Bend, OR 97701 (541) 306-6071 cascadecottons.com

605 NW Newport Ave. Bend, OR 97701 (541) 382-3791 donnerflower.com

1019 NW Wall St. Bend, OR 97701 (541) 383-5890 oregonbodyandbath.com

380 Powerhouse Dr. Bend, OR 97701 (541) 385-0594 rei.com/stores/bend.html

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Cascade Village Shopping Center

The Duck Store

The Oregon Store

Saxon’s Fine Jewelers

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360 SW Powerhouse Dr., Ste. 110 Bend, OR 97702 (541) 389-6655 saxonsfinejewelers.com

Hot Box Betty

Powder House Ski & Patio

The Village at Sunriver

3188 N. Hwy. 97, Ste. 110 Bend, OR 97701 (541) 388-3644 bendriverpromenade.com

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Redmond Chamber of Commerce & CVB The Redmond experience is one that truly reflects the best of Central Oregon. Located in the “center” of Central Oregon, Redmond has long been known as the “Hub of Central Oregon.” Recently, Redmond has experienced a dramatic renaissance and has become a true jewel of the high desert. Whether you are hiking the trails at Smith Rock or shopping Redmond’s downtown shops, you are sure to discover why so many people are choosing to call Redmond home. Redmond is also home to Robert’s Field, Central Oregon’s only commercial airport. You will be amazed at what Redmond has to offer. 446 SW 7th Street, Redmond ⬥ (541) 923-5191 ⬥ visitredmondoregon.com

Oregon Store The Oregon Store offers some of the best products that Oregon businesses have available. We carry products from over 200 Oregon companies in our Sunriver and Bend stores. From Gourmet Foods (Marionberry, Huckleberry, Hazelnuts & Smoked Salmon), Myrtlewood, Souvenirs, Oregon wines, Clothing, Books, Jewelry, to Pendleton"Registered trademark sign here" Woolen products, we have a selection that will allow you to give a gift of Oregon to yourself or to others. Gift Baskets and everything else also available online. Bend River Promenade & Sunriver Village Mall ⬥ 1-800-541-5797 ⬥ theoregonstore.com

Hot Box Betty

Dalia's Designer Consigner

Hotboxbetty has been the premiere women's lifestyle boutique in beautiful downtown Bend since 2001. Offering a casually elegant range of style that features such designers as Vince, Frye, Joie, DVF, AG, Citizens of Humanity, Mother, 3 Dots, Velvet, Graham & Spencer, Souchi, Hanky Panky, Emily Jane, Prairie Underground, The Portland Collection, Bridge & Burn, Kai and many other exclusive designers. Come see what the quintessential Bend lifestyle looks like in apparel! Hotboxbetty ~ always Bend. always downtown.

Nothing expresses your mood like what you're wearing – it can change your whole attitude! At Dalia's we offer designer denim, handbags and footwear at a fraction of departmentment store prices. Every piece is hand selected for consignment in our store by our knowledgeable tastemakers, who collect the finest new and gently worn brand names for resale in our unique boutique. Come see us for a personalized fashion consultation, and experience the joy of owning designer pieces that wash better, last longer, and fit perfectly for years to come.

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We think Oregon has the most creative, innovative and just plain cool artisans in the country. With the Oregon General Store, presented by 1859 - Oregon's Magazine, you will find a comprehensive and easyto-use virtual store for boutique Oregon operations. Just browse, click and the artisan will send your new favorite “slice of Oregon” right to your door (or to the door of a loved one). We support Oregon’s hard-working artisans and hope you choose to shop Oregon, too. (888) 677-3466 ⬥ oregongeneralstore.com

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Cascade Cottons Cascade Cottons has Bend & Central Oregon's largest selection of logo apparel, accessories, gifts and souvenirs for the entire family. We have a huge selection of T-Shirts, sweatshirts, hats, and souvenirs with Bend and local area themes. Come see us in downtown Bend and we will help preserve your vacation memories in STYLE! 909 NW Wall St., Bend ⬥ 541-306-6071

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The shops in our 1880s themed town are anything but oldfashioned. Built with the spirit of the original Sisters Country settlers – the Sisters shopping experience is unique. Find your perfect gift at one of the many owner-operated specialty stores, enjoy stunning art work at a local gallery or locate a treasure at one of the antique shops. While you’re here enjoy a scrumptious meal and taste some wine or craft beer. Then grab an ice cream or specialty coffee and stroll through Sisters Country to find your pioneering spirit.

Wheel Fun Rentals of Bend rents super fun, pedal-powered vehicles for experiencing all that beautiful Central Oregon has to offer. Whether you want to shop, dine or sightsee, their fleet of Surreys, Deuce Coupes and other fun toys will get you there in style. Hourly and all day rentals available. Convenient locations in Bend’s Old Mill District, Downtown Bend, Eagle Crest Resort and Black Butte Ranch in Sisters.

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Test your golf game against other amateurs from across the nation at the 17th Annual Pacific Amateur Golf Classic, the largest and longest running amateur tournament in the West. Men and women of all ages will compete over three days of tournament play to qualify for the Championship round at Sunriver’s world-renowned Crosswater Club. Enter the PacAm and you’ll experience the finest courses in Central Oregon along with exciting 19th hole activities and prizes. So no matter how you play, you can’t lose. September 21 - 26, 2013 » Visit PacAmGolf.com for Early Entry Discounts and a free Central Oregon Visitors Guide » 888.425.3976

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Experience From music and theater to rodeos, pow wows, marathons and mountain bike races, there's never a dull moment on the Central Oregon calendar.

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The Tower Theatre BenD “Cirque Ziva” performed by: Golden Dragon Acrobats. (541) 317-0700 towertheatre.org

Bend WinterFest

Bend Broadband’s Jazz at The Oxford

Presents: Karrin Allyson (541) 382-8436 oxfordhotelbend.com/jazz-at-the-oxford.htm

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USA Snowboard Association Enter the Dragon Central Oregon Series. January – March 2013 mtbachelor.com

olD Mill DiStrict Ice carving, children’s NightLight walk, music, beer garden & local artisan crafts. (541) 323-0964 bendwinterfest.com

Hoodoo Winter Carnival

Snow sculptures, torchlight descent, kids' games, fireworks, BBQ & live music. (541) 822-3799 hoodoo.com

YearRound First Friday Art Walk

On the first Friday of each month, Downtown Bend & Old Mill District. Live Music and Guest Artists. bendgalleries.com

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Cove Palisades State Park Annual celebration of the arrival of winter migrant bald eagles to Lake Billy Chinook. (541) 923-7551 x21 oregonstateparks.org

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Cascades Theatrical Company BenD The Shadow Box by Michael Cristofer: This production earned Cristofer both a Pulitzer Prize and Tony Award in 1977. (541) 389-0803 cascadestheatrical.org

uSA BMx Great NW Nationals

reDMonD Deschutes County Fair & Expo Center. Over 1,000 of the nation’s top BMX racers compete in numerous age divisions. (541) 548-2711 expo.deschutes.org

Bend Broadband’s Jazz at The Oxford

Presents: Tom Scott and California Express (541) 382-8436 oxfordhotelbend.com/jazz-at-the-oxford.htm

May Crooked River Ranch Steel Stampede Vintage motocross & trials. (800) 637-5435 crookedriverranch.com

RiverFest on the Deschutes Maupin

Free & family-friendly! Live music, raft trips, fly-casting pond, kids' activities, arts & crafts and more. (541) 395-2222 maupinriverfest.com

Central Oregon Saturday Market DoWntoWn BenD Every Saturday, Memorial Day weekend through Mid-September. centraloregonsaturdaymarket.com

Pole Pedal Paddle

Participants from across the U.S. gather to alpine ski, cross-country ski, bike, run, canoe/kayak & sprint to the finish line. (541) 388-0002 pppbend.com

Mt. Bachelor

Gerry Lopez Big Wave Challenge. (800) 829-2442 mtbachelor.com

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Deschutes Brewery Concert Series. Every Saturday in May 2013 (800) 829-2442 mtbachelor.com

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Bend Farmer’s Market

Wednesdays 3-7 p.m.; June – October in the Brooks Alleyway (behind the Tower Theatre) in Downtown Bend on Fridays from 2-6 p.m.; at St. Charles Medical Center June – September. (541) 408-4998 bendfarmersmarket.com

Bite of Bend DoWntoWn

Great food booths, live music and, of course, a beer garden. (541) 323-0964 thebiteofbend.com

Pacific Crest Weekend Sports Festival SunriVer

Athletes from around the country compete. This weekend event includes a marathon and a triathalon, and is a national qualifier for the Boston Marathon. It also includes a sports & fitness expo, live music, food and family fun. (503) 644-6822 racecenter.com/pacificcrest

Summer Concert Series olD Mill DiStrict Headliner concerts all summer long at the Les Schwab Amphitheater in Bend’s Old Mill District. Free concerts Sunday afternoons through September. (541) 312-8510 bendconcerts.com Sisters Rodeo

Three days of rodeo performances, gatherings & activities for the entire family. (800) 827-7522 sistersrodeo.com

Pi-ume-Shaw Treaty Days Pow Wow WarM SprinGS

Treaty commemoration featuring cultural arts, crafts, food & traditional dance. (541) 553-1196 warmsprings.com

Crooked River Round-up prineVille The Spirit of the Old West is still alive with cowboys, horses, music and more. (800) 428-5574 crookedriverroundup.com

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Old Fashioned July 4th Festival DoWntoWn BenD

Pet Parade downtown followed by games in Drake Park. One of Bend’s oldest and most popular events. (541) 389-7275 bendparksandrec.org

July August

Bend Summer Fest DoWntoWn

Deschutes County Fair & Rodeo reDMonD Fun, great food, carnival rides, concerts, vendors. An abundance of family fun! (541) 548-2711 expo.deschutes.org

Community arts, kids’ activities, beer garden, food vendors and live music. (541) 389-0995 bendsummerfestival.com

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Classes, garden tours & an outdoor show featuring nearly 1,000 quilts hung throughout town. Not to be missed! (541) 549-0989 sistersoutdoorquiltshow.com

This event is open to all ’79 and older classic cars. (541) 382-9370 centraloregonclassicchevyclub.com

Ghost Tree invitational SunriVer reSort Celebrity golf tournament and first-class epicurean event. ghosttreeinvitational.com

Jefferson County Fair MaDraS Good old fashioned family fun, carnival, music, demolition derby, tractor pull and much, much more. (541) 325-5050 www.jcfairgrounds.org

Bend BrewFest leS ScHWaB AMpHitHeater More than 50 distinct craft beers available for public tasting. (541) 312-8510 bendbrewfest.com

La Pine Frontier Days & Rodeo

La Pine’s biggest crafters fair of the year, Fourth of July celebration and a rodeo that draws over 400 cowboys & cowgirls to ride, rope and wrangle. (541) 536-7500 lapinefrontierdays.org

Sunriver Music Festival SunriVer reSort

Fine music, including classical, pop & a family concert at the historic Great Hall. (541) 593-1084 sunrivermusic.org

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Among the best horse-racing events in the Pacific Northwest. (541) 447-4479 crookedriverroundup.com

The Oregon High Desert Classics Horse Show BenD The largest and most prestigious hunter-jumper competition in the Pacific Northwest. (541)389-1409 jbarj.org/ohdc Cascade Cycling Classic

Some of the best cycling races in America, taking over 200 riders through downtown Bend and into the surrounding Cascade Mountains. (541) 388-0002 cascade-classic.org

Over 110 juried artists from across the country & Canada exhibit and sell their original artworks. (541) 322-6272 artinthehighdesert.com

The Airshow of the Cascades MaDraS airport Bi-plane, helicopter & glider rides. Vintage & military aircraft displays. cascadesairshow.com Bend Brewfest

Balloons Over Bend

Hot-air balloons soar above Central Oregon’s clear blue skies. . .and in the evening light them up for “Night Glow.” (541) 323-0964 balloonsoverbend.com

Celtic Festival & Highland Games MaDraS Jefferson County Fairgrounds Traditional events of the Highland Games, plus demonstrations & activities from all Celtic groups. hdcs.net/festival.htm

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Pacific Amateur Golf Classic

Central Oregon Pumpkin Co. at Smith Rock Ranch terreBonne

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“The Maize.” (541) 504-1414 pumpkinco.org

Elf tuck-ins, breakfasts with Santa, concerts sleigh rides and more. Make this your family tradition. Starts the day after Thanksgiving and runs through New Year’s Eve. (541) 593-4609 sunriver-resort.com

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Cowboy Christmas in Sisters Country

Sisters Harvest Faire DoWntoWn

Starfest at eagle Crest Resort reDMonD Drive through this spectacular display of holiday lights at night or ride in a horse-drawn wagon. (800) 682-4786 eagle-crest.com

Official Host Site: Sunriver Resort The West’s largest amateur golf event, playing on Central Oregon’s finest courses, plus 19th hole evening activities. (888) 425-3976 pacamgolf.com

Sisters Folk Festival

Bringing blues to bluegrass in an intimate, affordable setting. (541) 549-4979 sistersfolkfestival.org

uSA Cycling Masters Road Nationals BenD

Bend is the only town in America hosting eight USA Cycling National Championships. usacycling.org

Sunriver SunFest

Sunriver’s annual food and wine festival in the Sunriver Village Mall. (541) 385-7988 sunriversunfest.com

Sisters Western & Native American Arts Festival

(541) 549-0251 sisterscountry.com

Four days of viewing, learning & celebrating independent cinema, filmmakers & film fans. (541) 388-FEST (3378) bendfilm.org

Over 200 juried vendors of handcrafted quality arts & crafts, plus food & entertainment. (541) 549-0251 sisterscountry.com

Visit SistersCountry.com for Cowboy Christmas special promotions & events. (541) 549-0251 sisterscountry.com

Bend’s Big Fat Tour

Three days of fully supported, guided & shuttled single track mountain biking bliss! (541) 385-7002 bendsbigfattour.com

Central Oregon Pumpklin Co.

December Bend Christmas Parade downtown Marching bands, kids of all ages & pets of all varieties put on their festive best to kick off the holiday season. (541) 388-3879 bendchristmasparade.com La Pine Trucker’s Light Parade

Lighted vehicles of all sizes sparkle their way through downtown La Pine in a holiday atmosphere. (541) 536-9771 lapine.org

Bend Fall Festival DoWntoWn

More than 100 artist booths, two music stages, children’s activities and more. bendfallfestival.com

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Embracing its heritage of Native Americans, Oregon Trail pioneers, timber and the high desert, Central Oregon has inspiring cultural resources.

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An array of museums, public art and music venues bring together the past and the emerging future of Central Oregon's cultural scene. Over the past two decades, Central Oregon’s communities have embraced the arts and made them an integral part of local life as well as an attraction for visitors. A walk through downtown Bend and the Old Mill District during one of the first Fridays of the month says it all. Paintings, sculptures and photography are on display in galleries, retail shops, offices and on sidewalks. Throngs of people turn out no matter what the weather brings. Musicians on the streets and in the shops enhance the festive atmosphere. Art in the High Desert, a juried outdoor art show in August, is also a great local place to see world-class art. Beyond Bend’s First Friday Art Walks, summer and fall street festivals in the region feature fantastic works of art. Notably, the Sisters Outdoor Quilt Show has become an internationally famous event, attracting quilt makers from around the globe to show off their works outdoors throughout the town. The quilt show also includes seminars and workshops for quilters. On permanent display in the art scene, The Museum at Warm Springs in the town of the same name features one of the finest collections of Native American art and artifacts in the West. 2013 marks the Museum's 20th Anniversary where

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a special exhibit of works by the late Apolonia Susana Santos, accomplished artist and avid activist for the Native Arts, will be displayed in honor of this landmark year. Make this part of any of your Central Oregon cultural itineraries. Focusing on the flora, fauna and pioneer history of Central Oregon, the High Desert Museum south of Bend combines indoor dioramas, outdoor displays featuring birds of prey and live demonstrations of everyday pioneer life. A must-stop for families, the museum is also noted for presenting the best in contemporary landscape painting and photography. Moving from art to music, Central Oregon runs the gamut. For big-concert lovers, the Les Schwab Amphitheater along the Deschutes River in Bend presents national and international acts. The Athletic Club of Bend also showcases top-name acts for its summer series of evening outdoor concerts. Redmond hosts a summer concert series as well, featuring well-established and up-and-coming regional musicians. A quick check of the local media when in Central Oregon reveals a lively music scene at local clubs year-round. Folk music is alive not only at local clubs but at outdoor


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Local Knowledge Paul Alan Bennett artist Following graduation from art school in Baltimore, Maryland, Paul Alan Bennett headed to Greece where he made and taught art for six years. That was followed by a stint as an instructor/artist in Portland during which he met his wife-to-be at a conference at Suttle Lake near Sisters. “She was teaching art at Central Oregon Community College, so I decided it would be best for me to move to Sisters to be with her”, says Bennett. Twenty-two years later Bennett remains a teacher and artist known for his sophisticated folk art style much of which is a “personal diary.” When friends visit and either the Sisters Outdoor Quilt Show or the Sisters Folk Festival are in progress, we take them there. Otherwise, we’ll

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take a tour of the local art galleries and walk the First Friday art events.

events such as the regular Pickin’ and Paddlin’ concerts on the lawn at Tumalo Creek Kayak and Canoe in Bend's Old Mill District. The center stage of folk music in Central Oregon is the annual Sisters Folk Festival, which deftly combines big-name acts with neophytes to the scene. Held September 6-8, the event features a number of indoor and outdoor venues throughout Sisters. In the classical music genre, mark your calendars for August 4-21 and the Sunriver Music Festival. Within Sunriver Resort's dramatic, giant-log-beamed Great Hall, enjoy classical pops and cover bands of The Beatles. While in Sunriver, take an educational jaunt to the Oregon Observatory and Sunriver Nature Center for constellations and owls. Jazz fans can enjoy the Jazz at The Oxford series that runs fall through spring at the Oxford Hotel in Bend. And there’s the regular Jazz at Joe’s series that takes

My favorite thing about Central Oregon is the great outdoors. There’s just so much to do year-round if you enjoy hiking, skiing, camping, outdoor photography or just walking around places such as Bend’s Old Mill District.

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Heritage place at Bend’s Community Theater of the Cascades (CTC). When not hosting music events, CTC offers a full schedule of dramas, comedies and musicals. So too with Bend’s Second Street Theater. Offering its own mix of theater, film, music and lectures, the historic Tower Theatre is the crown jewel of downtown Bend. The theater also serves as the host location during the annual BendFilm Festival weekend that celebrates independent film and filmmakers. And as the region’s creative community expands and evolves, so too does its farmers markets. Bend hosts three distinct markets from May until October— one in the heart of downtown, one on

the grounds of St. Charles Medical Center and a third in Bend’s NorthWest Crossing neighborhood. Redmond holds a regular Thursday evening farmers market. All of these markets, taken together, promote Central Oregon’s farm-to-table culture and enhance regional livability. While on an agricultural theme, try Maragas Winery’s old-fashioned annual grape crush in September. Purple hands are the signs of a true vintner. Chef Bette Fraser also offers culinary tours and classes through her Well Traveled Fork enterprise. From art and music to agriculture and farmers markets, Central Oregon is a hopping cultural scene with spectacular scenery.

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arts & culture directory Art in the High Desert PO Box 5575 Bend, OR 97708 (541) 322-6272 artinthehighdesert.com

Cascade Center of Photography

129 NW Idaho Ave. Bend, OR 97701 (541) 389-1813 deschuteshistory.org

DeWilde Art Glass

390 SW Columbia St., Ste. 110 Bend, OR 97702 (541) 241-2266 ccophoto.com

421 SW Powerhouse Dr. Bend, OR 97702 (541) 419-3337

Cascades Theatrical Company

Downtown Bend (541) 610-6103 getitshuttle.com

148 NW Greenwood Ave. Bend, OR 97701 (541) 389-0803 cascadestheatrical.org

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High Desert Museum 59800 S. Hwy. 97 Bend, OR 97702 (541) 382-4754 highdesertmuseum.org

Lubbesmeyer Studio & Gallery 450 SW Powerhouse Dr., Ste. 423 Bend, OR 97702 (541) 330-0840 lubbesmeyer.com

The Museum At Warm Springs PO Box 909, 2189 Hwy. 26 Warm Springs, OR 97761 (541) 553-3331 museumatwarmsprings.org

Oregon Observatory and Sunriver Nature Center 57245 River Rd. Sunriver, OR 97707 (541) 593-4394 sunrivernaturecenter.org

Sunriver Art Faire PO Box 3334 Sunriver Women’s Club Sunriver, OR 97707 (877) 269-2580 sunriverartfaire.com

Studio 404 19449 Pond Meadow Ave. Bend, OR 97702 (541) 389-6829 studio404photography.com

Sunriver Music Festival PO Box 4308 Sunriver, OR 97707 (541) 593-1084 sunrivermusic.org


Central Oregon’s Premier Juried Art & Fine Craft Festival, showcasing over 100 artists from around the country and Canada - all on the banks of the beautiful Deschutes River.

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Open Tuesday–Saturday 10 a.m. until 4:30 p.m. 129 NW Idaho Avenue Located in downtown Bend, Oregon between Wall and Bond Streets. Free parking.

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Ahh the sunshine! Take in your vitamin D, have a shiatsu massage, and relax and recharge.

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From day spas to full resorts that cater to your well being, your options for a healthy retreat are many. Massage, facials, and hand and foot therapy. While Central Oregon has become an outdoor recreation mecca, so too is it known for its relaxation oases. The region is now central to a bevy of spas that specialize in pampering—many of these in spectacular natural surroundings. Located east of Bend near Powell Butte, the Brasada Ranch Spa offers a wide range of services in a tranquil setting with superb views out towards the snow-capped Cascade Range. Spa guests are privy to a hot tub and pool before and after their treatments—all in the setting of the high desert. The seaweed body wrap or lemongrass mimosa body scrub are two intoxicating indulgences to schedule. With a similarly inspiring setting, the Sage Springs Club and Spa at Sunriver sets the standard for a relaxing spa experience at the otherwise bustling resort. After a day on the slopes of Mt. Bachelor or on one of the area's golf courses, settle into a High Desert Nirvana package of massage and facial or the trifecta of the Three Sisters Renewal—a massage, facial and pedicure. Between Bend and Redmond, the Spa at Eagle Crest is yet

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again another spa in a tranquil rural setting. Clear out your day for Eagle Crest’s Day at the Spa package with the works—from massaged head to pedicured toes. If you are in the mood for high desert culture and repose, head to Spa Wanapine in Warm Springs, where the spring’s natural hot waters are a key element in the offerings. After a fullbody massage unwind with a mineral soak. Back in Bend, there are several exquisite spas to choose from including Spa W, Jinsei Spa and Anjou Spa. As its names connotes, Jinsei has Far Eastern touches. Anjou prides itself as a "green" spa. Jinsei Spa brings a worldly menu of massages to Bend that stretch from Indonesian massage, to Indian head massage, traditional Thai massage, and Yin-Yang couples massage alongside a fireplace and a glass of pear sake. Anjou Spa and Salon takes its "green" mission serious. All of its products are all-natural and organic. Its services such as organic facials and non-toxic nail polish for mani-pedis are just a couple of examples of its sustainability.


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Local Knowledge Laura Cooper physical therapist Watching the explosion of interest in yoga throughout Central Oregon, physical therapist Laura Cooper introduced therapeutic yoga to her clients. “There were so many people asking for it and wanting to integrate it into their lives that I had to get involved,” she says. A native Oregonian and former university of Oregon cross-country and track runner, Cooper met her husband (also a physical therapist) in graduate school at the university of Montana. They moved to Bend 14 years ago and now have two kids. When friends are visiting, the Coopers take them mountain biking or stand-up paddling in the warm months. “It doesn’t take much time to get to some peaceful quiet natural setting or to a hub

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of outdoor sports activity,” she notes. Spa W is one of the area’s most luxurious spas and big enough to handle bridal parties. known especially for its mani-pedis, Spa W hand and foot treatments come with a hand or foot massage, a soak, cuticle removal and a nail buff followed by lotion or polish. In Sisters, Shibui at FivePine is a Japanese-influenced spa with a beautiful Buddhist approach to restorative relaxation. In this zen den in the forest a contemplative 121-year-old Buddha sits among many tantalizing treatments. Think of your time here as a spiritual retreat enhanced by special therapies such as the Ayurvedic Lotus Dream (a hot oil rhythmic massage), Shirodhara (warm oil poured over the forehead for healing) and Crystal therapy (deploying crystals to release energy).

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The diversity of recreational options in Central Oregon keeps the Coopers constantly outdoors, pedaling and paddling into their next adventure.

TOP: A facial at the relaxing Sage Springs Spa at Sunriver. BOTTOM: A massage room at Jinsei Spa.

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As much as Central Oregon is noted nationwide for its outdoor recreation and fitness options, so too is the region becoming known for its indoor offerings from yoga to Pilates, weight training, zoomba, water aerobics as well as seniororiented weight and aerobic training. Yoga and a variety of different versions of the ancient art have worked its way deeply into Central Oregon’s core health culture. Per capita, the region boasts an unusually high ratio of private studios and public venues to the number of participants. Offering yoga along with a diverse selection of fitness classes and indoor fitness apparatus are Bend Athletic Club, Juniper Swim and Fitness Center (Bend), the Sisters Athletic Club, Sunriver Homeowners Aquatic and Recreation Center (SHARC) and Maverick's at Sunriver. For a complete yoga immersion, try retreating to destination resorts FivePine Lodge in Sisters or Brasada Ranch outside of Bend. Both resorts offer comprehensive packages in tranquil and bucolic settings. With many public and private pools in the area, swimming is making a big splash in Central Oregon. Bring your suits, goggles and towels, and dive in on the

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lap and recreational swimming sessions. Of note is the Juniper Swim and Fitness Center with its 50-meter outdoor pool (domed in winter for four-season use) and its indoor 25-meter pool. The outdoor pool and kids water recreational park are new additions that are summer favorites. Kah-Nee-Ta Resort boasts a 184-foot slide into its hot springs mineral pool that is twice the size of an Olympic pool and is cooled in the summer and heated in the fall.

Sunriver's new aquatic and recreation center, SHARC, is a village of water. It has indoor and outdoor pools, water slides, a lazy river, hot tubs and plenty of space for kids to splash and play. If surfing is in your past, present or future, try Mavericks indoor wave rider. You'll emerge either soaking wet or as dry as local surfing legend Gerry Lopez riding a curl.

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Anjou Spa & Salon

Jinsei Spa

225 NW Franklin Ave., Ste. 3 Bend, OR 97701 (541) 382-1138 anjouspa.com

118 NW Newport Ave. Bend, OR 97701 (541) 383-8282 jinseispa.com

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Mavericks at Sunriver

61615 Athletic Club Dr. Bend, OR 97702 (541) 385-3062 athleticclubofbend.com

18135 Cottonwood Dr. Sunriver, OR 97707 (541) 593-2500 mavericksatsunriver.com

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Sage Springs Club & Spa 57001 Meadow Rd. Sunriver, OR 97707 (800) 801-8765 sunriver-resort.com

Shibui Spa at FivePine 720 Buckaroo Trail Sisters, OR 97759 (541) 549-6164 shibuispa.com

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1001 Desperado Trail Sisters, OR 97759 (541) 549-6878 sistersathleticclub.com

125 NW Wall St. Bend, OR 97701 (541) 388-1485 spa-w.com

Spa Brasada

Sunriver Homeowners Aquatic Center/SHARC

16986 SW Brasada Ranch Rd. Powell Butte, OR 97753 (886) 373-4882 brasada.com/spa

57250 Overlook Rd. Sunriver, OR 97707 (541) 585-5000 sunriverowners.org

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yourself and your family from sun damage.

We love our sun here but Central Oregon has one of the highest rates of new melanoma diagnoses in the country. Melanoma is the most deadly form of skin cancer. Babies and children are much more sensitive to sun than adults. Just one blistering sunburn in childhood more than doubles a person’s chances of developing melanoma later in life. Stay covered. Apply sunscreen generously and often, wear protective clothing and avoid excessive sun exposure between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m.

For more information about protecting your family from skin cancer, please contact St. Charles Family Care in Bend at 541-706-4800 or visit StCharlesHealthCare.org.


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There are myriad reasons to move to Central Oregon but for simplicity’s sake, let’s narrow it down to an easy eight. Perfect Location First is the region’s location midway between the Cascade Range to the west and the vast expanse of the high desert to the east. This setting offers the best of both mountain and desert landscapes and all their recreational opportunities. Quality of Life Second is the pace of life. Things move a bit more slowly here. Stress is minimal, with short commutes by car or bike. There’s clean air and water, and people take time to get to know their neighbors. Outdoor Paradise Recreation ranks within the top three. Within minutes from your home in Central Oregon, you can snowshoe, and cross-country, alpine or backcountry ski in the mountains. At lower elevations in the mild high desert winter, you can ride a bike or even golf. Come spring, summer and fall, there’s rafting, stand-up paddling, recreational kayaking, golf, spin and fly-fishing, mountain biking and road cycling, trail running and hiking just minutes away.

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Parks Galore The area’s parks come in fourth. They are world-class yet not overrun. Regional parks offer anyone a respite from a hectic day and a safe place to play with kids.. All the Extras Fifth would be the region’s amenities. Today, the region boasts first-class dining, a much-heralded craft beer and brewpub culture, a vibrant art communities, world-class entertainment and easy access to the rest of the country with good airline connections through a hassle-free airport. People Here you'll find as friendly and safe a community as can be found anywhere in America. Family Central Oregon is a great place to raise children with its excellent schools and lots of kid-friendly recreational activities. Best in Medicine Finally, there is an unrivaled local medical community noted throughout the West for providing the best in care. Top docs are drawn to Central Oregon’s climate, mountains and way of life.


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work or to your favorite fly fishing spot, golf course, mountain bike trail or ski resort, most everything is just minutes away. One of the fastest growing small metros in the nation, we are well connected to the rest of the world with direct flights to eight international airports, mainline rail, multiple highways and high capacity telecom, electric and natural gas infrastructure. Central Oregon is not just a destination for visitors, it’s Destination Opportunity for business.

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The Hasson Company

Bend Rental Guide

(866) 905-3063 hasson.com

1900 NE 3rd St., Ste. 106-117 Bend, OR 97701 (541) 633-3001 bendrentalguide.com

Cascade Sotheby’s international Realty 650 SW Bond St., Ste. 100 Bend, OR 97702 Wendy Adkisson (541) 383-7600 cascadesothebysrealty.com Myra Girod (541) 323-4822 centraloregonbendproperty.com Bryan Hilts (541) 771-3200 brian.hilts.cascadesothebysrealty.com Sandy Kohlmoos (541) 383-7600 bestbendhomes.com

Cascade Village NW 63700 Cascade Village Dr. Bend, OR 97701 (541) 388-0000 cascadevillagenw.com

Century 21 Lifestyles Realty (541) 382-3333 (Bend) century21bend.com (541) 593-8685 (Sunriver) century21sunriver.com

Coldwell Banker Morris Real estate

2762 NorthWest Crossing Dr., Ste. 100 Bend, OR 97701 (541) 312-6473 northwestcrossing.com

Obsidian Real estate Group Brian Intlekofer 63032 Lower Meadow Dr., Ste. 100 Bend, OR 97701 (541) 633-7772 obsidianrealestategroup.com

Pronghorn - An Auberge Resort 65600 Pronghorn Club Dr. Bend, OR 97701 (541) 693-5300 pronghornclub.com

ReMax/Key Properties Sheree MacRitchie 431 NW Franklin Ave., Ste. 3 Bend, OR 97701 (541) 480-8919 bendsmyhome.com

Tripleknot Townhomes 61385 Meeks Trail Bend, OR 97702 (888) 274-2317 tripleknottownhomes.com

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Al Eastwood 486 SW Bluff Dr. in the Old Mill Bend, OR 97702 (541) 382-4123 bendproperty.com

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Dawn Ulrickson 486 SW Bluff Dr. Bend, OR 97702 (541) 610-9427 homescentraloregon.com

The Garner Group Real estate, LLC 2762 NorthWest Crossing Dr., Ste. 100 Bend, OR 97701 (541) 383-4360 thegarnergroup.com

The Garner Group Real estate, LLC Victoria Davis 2762 NorthWest Crossing Dr., Ste. 100 Bend OR 97701 (541) 410-2621 thegarnergroup.com

Group Mackenzie 1515 SE Water Ave. RiverEast Center, Ste. 100 Portland, OR 97214 (503) 224-9560 groupmackenzie.com

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NorthWest Crossing

317 SW Columbia St. Bend, OR 97702 (541) 317-5700 centraloregonstorage.com 1100 NW Wall St. Bend, OR 97701 (541) 385-6200 botc.com

Bend Mailing Services 1036 SE Paiute Way Bend, OR 97702 (541) 388-0789 bendmailing.com

Bryant, Lovlien & Jarvis, PC

Combined Communications

SwipeNow

63088 NE 18th St., Ste. 200 Bend, OR 97701 (541) 382-5263 centraloregonmagazine.com

5100 SW Macadam Ave., Ste. 250 Portland, OR 97239 (888) 382-8472 swipenow.com

Deschutes Media, LLC

Visuality

70 SW Century Dr., Ste. 100-335 Bend, OR 97702 (541) 550-7081 1859magazine.com

(541) 383-3669 visuality.biz

Downtown Bend Business Association

Bend Memorial Clinic

(541) 788-3628 downtownbend.org

DVA Advertising & Public Relations 109 NW Greenwood Ave., Ste. 103 Bend, OR 97701 (541) 389-2411 dvaadv.com

economic Development for Central Oregon 705 SW Bonnett Way, Ste. 1000 Bend, OR 97702 (541) 388-3236 edcoinfo.com

Horizon Broadcasting Group 854 NE 4th St. Bend, OR 97701 (541) 383-3825 horizonbroadcasting.com

Karnopp Petersen LLP 1201 NW Wall St., Ste. 300 Bend, OR 97701 (541) 382-3011 karnopp.com

The Lucky Group (541) 647-1818

BuiLDinG & COnSTRuCTiOn Miller Lumber 110 NE Greenwood Ave. Bend, OR 97701 (541) 382-2022 miller-lumber.com

Pahlisch Homes, inc. 63088 NE 18th St., Ste. 100 Bend, OR 97701 (541) 385-6762 pahlischhomes.com

SolAire Homebuilders 593 NW York Dr. Bend, OR 97701 (541) 383-2140 solairehomebulders.com

Fox Hollow independent and Assisted Living

Oregon State university - Cascades 2600 NW College Way Bend, OR 97701-5933 (541) 322-3152 osucascades.edu

370 SW Columbia Bend, OR 97702 (541) 382-5934 rydergraphics.net

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2500 NE Neff Rd. Bend, OR 97701 (541) 382-4321 scmc.org

ReSPiTe hOuSinG

Carlson Sign

(541) 504-3307 centraloregonfoodpolicy.org

St. Charles Medical Center

965 SW Emkay Dr. Bend, OR 97702 (541) 382-2421 lumbins.com

Red Bee Press

Central Oregon Food Policy Council

1501 NE Medical Center Dr. Bend, OR 97701 (541) 382-4900 bendmemorialclinic.com

Lumbermens insurance

591 SW Mill View Way Bend, OR 97702 (541) 382-4331 bryantlovlienjarvis.com 1605 NE Forbes Rd. Bend, OR 97701 (541) 382-2182 carlsonsign.com

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(541) 306-9611 redbeepress.com

Ryder Graphics

State Farm insurance Fred Hornback 1180 SE Division, Ste. 2 Bend, OR 97702 (800) 278-5055 fredhornback.com

2599 NE Studio Rd. Bend, OR 97701 (541) 383-2030 foxhollowbend.com

Touchmark at Mt Bachelor Village 19800 SW Touchmark Way Bend, OR 97702 (541) 383-1414 touchmarkbend.com

Whispering Winds 2920 NE Connors Ave. Bend, OR 97701 (866) 299-2920 whisperingwinds.info


SPECIALTIES Acupuncture Allergy & Asthma Cardiology Clinical Research Cosmetic Services Dermatology Endocrinology Family Medicine Gastroenterology Hospitalists Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy Infectious Disease Internal Medicine Lasik Surgery

Over 100 providers. 30 specialties. Featuring same-day appointments in Primary Care and Urgent Care. That’s TotalCare.

BendMemorialClinic.com

541-382-2811 (Main) 541-382-4900 (Appointments)

Mohs Surgery Neck & Back Clinic Neurology Nuclear Medicine Nutrition Occupational Medicine Oncology & Chemotherapy Optometry & Optical Opthalmology

Bend Main Eastside Clinic :: 1501 NE Medical Center Dr. Bend Westside Clinic :: 1080 SW Mt. Bachelor Dr. Bend Northside Clinic :: 2600 NE Neff Rd. Sisters Clinic :: 231 E Cascade Ave. Redmond Clinic :: 865 SW Veterans Way Neck & Back Clinic :: 2863 NW Crossing Dr., Suite 100

URGENT CARE HOURS No appointment necessary

Eastside Clinic M-F 8am-7pm, Sat 9am-5pm, Sun 10am-5pm, Holidays 10pm-4pm 1501 NE Medical Center Dr.

Pediatrics Physical Medicine Pulmonology Rheumatology Surgery Travel Medicine Urgent Care Vascular Laboratory Vein Clinic IMAGING SERVICES CT, MRI, X-Ray

Westside Clinic

Mammography

M-F 8am-7pm, Sat 9am-5pm, Sun 10pm-5pm :: 1080 SW Mt. Bachelor Dr.

Dexa Scan

Redmond Clinic M-F 8am-7pm, Sat 9am-5pm, Sun 10am-5pm :: 865 SW Veterans Wy.

Mt. Bachelor Ski Resort Clinic Weekends and holidays during ski season only :: 13000 Century Dr.

LABORATORY SERVICES Anticoagulation


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GettingAround

Plane

Planes, trains and automobiles. (And motor homes, buses and bikes.) Central Oregon may be away from it all. But it’s easily accessible by nearly every mode of transportation. Here, it’s about the journey and the destination.

Travel

Alaska Airlines 1-800-ALASKAAIR Flight info:: 1-800-547-9308 alaskaair.com

Drive Time Byandcar,timemileage to Bend Boise Eugene Klamath Falls La Pine Los Angeles Pendelton Portland Prineville Redmond Salem San Francisco Seattle Sisters Sunriver

317mi 129mi 137mi 30mi 822mi 243mi 160mi 36mi 17mi 132mi 491mi 327mi 22mi 17mi

Enjoy nonstop service to Bend/Redmond (RDM) from San Francisco, Denver, Salt Lake City, Portland and Seattle. flyrdm.com United and United Express (operated by SkyWest Airlines)

1-800-UNITED-1 Flight Info: 1-800-824-6200 united.com

Delta Airlines

(operated by SkyWest Airlines)

1-800-221-1212

6hr 19min 2hr 29min 2hr 46min 34min 13hr 34min 4hr 28min 3hr 46min 21min 2hr 32min 8hr 34min 5hr 52min 28min 21min

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Weather Chart Jan Average high temp. (F) Average low temp. (F) Monthly rainfall Monthly snowfall

April

41.6 21.9 1.83" 10.03"

57.5 29.9 .60" 1.98"

Aug

Oct

80.9 44.6 .58" .00"

63.1 31.2 .65" .20"

Annual snowfall at our ski areas: 387-450 inches

Visitor information & Transporation directory

visitor Services Bend Chamber 777 NW Wall St., Ste. 200 Bend, OR 97701 (541) 382-3221 bendchamber.org

Central Oregon Visitors Association 705 SW Bonnett Way, Ste. 1000 Bend, OR 97702 (800) 800-8334 visitcentraloregon.com

Crooked River RanchTerrebonne Chamber of Commerce PO Box 1502 Terrebonne, OR 97760 (541) 923-2679 crrchamber.com

Deschutes County 1300 NW Wall St. Bend, OR 97701 (541) 388-6570 deschutes.org

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La Pine Chamber of Commerce & Visitor Center 51425A Hwy. 97, PO Box 616 La Pine, OR 97739 (541) 536-9771 visitlapine.com

Madras - Jefferson County Chamber of Commerce 274 SW 4th St., PO Box 770 Madras, OR 97741-1323 (541) 475-2350 madraschamber.com

Maupin Area Chamber of Commerce PO Box 220 Maupin, OR 97037 (541) 993-1708 maupinoregon.com

Oregon State Parks 725 Summer St. NE, Ste. C Salem, OR 97301 (888) 953-7677 oregonstateparks.org

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Prineville - Crook County Chamber of Commerce 785 NW Third St. Prineville, OR 97754 (541) 447-6304 visitprineville.org

Redmond Chamber of Commerce & CVB 446 SW 7th St. Redmond, OR 97756 (541) 923-5191 visitredmondoregon.com

Visit Bend

Central Oregon Breeze

750 NW Lava Rd., Ste. 160 Bend, OR 97701 (866) 292-0141 visitbend.com

62995 Plateau Dr., Ste. 1 Bend, OR 97701 (800) 847-0157 cobreeze.com

Visitors Choice of Central Oregon

Destination Transportation

(866) 312-8072 visitorschoiceusa.com

(541) 550-8055 destinationtransportationllc.com

transportation

Journey Coaches, Inc.

AMTRAK

PO Box 11 Redmond, OR 97756 (541) 419-3084 journeycoaches.com

Sisters Area Chamber of Commerce

(800) 872-7245 amtrak.com

291 E. Main Ave. Sisters, OR 97759 (541) 549-0251 sisterscountry.com

Avis Rent a Car

Sunriver Area Chamber of Commerce The Village at Sunriver 57100 Beaver Dr., Bldg. 13 PO Box 3246 Sunriver, OR 97707 (541) 593-8149 sunriverchamber.com

Redmond Airport 2522 SE Jesse Butler Circle #6 Redmond, OR 97756 (541) 923-3750 avis.com

Carrera Collection A Car Rental Experience 1045 SE Third St. Bend, OR 97702 (541) 322-1828 carrerarentals.com

Roberts Field, (RDM) Redmond Municipal Airport 2522 SE Jesse Butler Circle #17 Redmond, OR 97756-8642 (541) 548-0646 flyrdm.com

The Bend Trolley 1197 NW Summit Bend, OR 97701 (541) 771-1800 bendtrolley.com


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Home Grown Ashton Eaton Olympic gold medalist Beginning his life in track and field, Bend's Ashton Eaton went on to become the world's best athlete. In August, Eaton won the 2012 Olympic gold medal in the

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decathlon. The 24-year-old captivated audiences around the globe, but he is Bend's very own home-grown talent. Born to athletic parents, Eaton loved a variety of sports when young. Once he entered Mountain View High School, Eaton was urged to focus on track and

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Crook County Deschutes County Jefferson County Bend La Pine Madras Maupin Prineville Redmond Sisters

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state 400-meter and long jump titles.

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Matthew Fox

On the advice of his high school coaches,

ACTOR FROM "LOST"

Eaton concentrated on becoming a

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decathlete while attending and competing

Drew Bledsoe

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for the university of Oregon.

Wilson Wewa

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Eaton clinched his spot on the Olympic

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field. He did and eventually won both the

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William Stafford U.S. POET LAUREATE

Team as he set a world record in the competition at the u.S. Olympic Trials in Eugene. Next came his stunning triumph at the London Games, which earned him a gold medal and, later, a parade in his honor in down-

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Central Oregon Community College

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town Bend on

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Craft breweries: Downhill ski resorts: Groomed cross -country ski areas: Bike trails: Golf courses:

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Oregon State university-Cascades osucascades.edu

AROUND HERE sales tax here. » No None. Zero. Zip. law prohibits customers » State from pumping their own gas. So sit back and relax.

and wine are sold in » Beer grocery stores, the harder stuff, at state-controlled liquor stores.

laws keep people— » Leash and pooches—happy.


Look up, look down, look all around.

Billions and billions of sights to see.

Now Playing: Kissable amphibians, alien rocks and really cool raptors. In Sunriver, between Circle #3 and the marina. 541-593-4394

Now Playing: Incredible nebulas, globlular clusters and earth's own star. In Sunriver next to the Nature Center. 541-598-4406

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DENVER PORTLAND SALT LAKE CITY SAN FRANCISCO SEATTLE

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