Fly Fish Crooked River

Prineville, Oregon

Head East out of Bend, Oregon towards Prineville Reservoir State Park and Highway 27, which runs along the Crooked River. It is about an hour outside of Bend.

79 Saves
~27 miles away

Camp and Fish on East Lake

La Pine, Oregon

East Lake is located in a very scenic part of Central Oregon about 30 miles East of the town of La Pine. At 6,400 feet in elevation, the lake is fed by snowmelt and underground springs.

148 Saves
~41 miles away

Relax at East Lake Hot Springs

La Pine, Oregon

This 100-120 degree pool is located along the south shore of the lake, with great views of the water. It's not likely to be crowded, although it does have a strong sulfur smell.

158 Saves
~42 miles away

Hike to Paulina Lake Hot Springs

La Pine, Oregon

Starting at Little Crater Campground, head north toward the hot springs (43.730, -121.247).

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~43 miles away

Explore Fort Rock State Park

Fort Rock, Oregon

There's a great beginners hike inside the rock crater itself, and if you drive on the dirt road on the south side of the rock you can get to some great vista points and photography spots.

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~47 miles away

Hike the Deschutes River Trail

Bend, Oregon

There are quite a few urban trails along the Deschutes River, but my favorite runs just South of the Old Mill District near the Farewell Bend Park.

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~49 miles away

Hiking for Waterfalls on Peter Skene Ogden Trail

La Pine, Oregon

Before I go into the detail of this specific hike, I'd like to mention there are several ways to explore this trail, all which have different entry points and lead to different areas.

381 Saves
~50 miles away

Photographing Benham Falls

Bend, Oregon

There are 2 starting points to access Benham Falls. The first is off of the Cascades Lakes Highway west of Bend, Oregon where, after 6.5 miles, you'll turn down Forest Road 41. After 3.

378 Saves
~52 miles away

Photograph the Golden Hours at Smith Rock

Terrebonne, Oregon

Most of you may know Smith Rock as a climbing mecca.

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~52 miles away

Hike and Camp at Smith Rock

Terrebonne, Oregon

Park your vehicle in the bivouac parking area and hike 200 yards west to the tent campsites. Set up your home away from home at one of the undesignated cliff side campsites overlooking the park.

825 Saves
~52 miles away

Walk the Painted Cove Loop Trail

Mitchell, Oregon

To get to the trailhead, use the US highway 26 which is the only way you can go to the Painted Hills Unit. Make a turn when arriving at Burnt Ranch Rd junction.

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~58 miles away

Hike to Steelhead Falls

Terrebonne, Oregon

Following along the Dechutes river for half a mile you will see where the river progressively gets more aggressive.

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~60 miles away

Hike to Tumalo Falls

Bend, Oregon

The viewpoint is only footsteps from the parking area, and gives the best view of the 89-foot falls. A half mile trail leads visitors up to the upper viewpoint, right next to the falls.

948 Saves
~60 miles away

Hike Tam McArthur Rim Trail

Bend, Oregon

The Tam McArthur Rim Trail is a day hike in the Three Sisters Wilderness that will have you gaining about 1,500' of elevation for beautiful views of Three Creek Lake and the surrounding Three Sisters.

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~64 miles away

Sunrise Hike at Tumalo Mountain

Bend, Oregon

Start by parking at Dutchman Flat Sno-Park, which is located just opposite to the base area at Mt. Bachelor.

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~65 miles away

Camp at Todd Lake

Bend, Oregon

Todd Lake is a beautiful yet small lake just 24 miles West of Bend. Its location is perfect for accessing Broken Top Mountain, and even better for the view of Mount Bachelor.

462 Saves
~66 miles away

Hike to Lucky Lake

Bend, Oregon

Located just 4.36 miles past the popular Elk Lake Day Use turnoff, the trailhead is on the right side of the highway, marked by a small 'trailhead' sign.

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~69 miles away

Hike to Moraine Lake Beneath South Sister

Deschutes County, Oregon

The lake is less than 3 miles from Devils Lake. Starting from the Trail head along Cascade Lakes Highway you gain 1,476 feet of elevation.

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~70 miles away

Explore Skylight Cave

Deschutes County, Oregon

The hardest part about getting to Skylight Cave is the drive. Start by coming from Sisters, Oregon, and use the driving directions below to find it.

386 Saves
~75 miles away

Summit Black Crater

Deschutes County, Oregon

The Black Crater Trailhead parking lot is accessed off the McKenzie Pass (Hwy 242). The trailhead starting elevation is 5,040ft. (using the iPhone app "Topo Maps". Great app) with a 3.

236 Saves
~75 miles away