High Desert Museum

Prepare to be wowed! Encounter otters, porcupines, a bobcat, reptiles and other wildlife close up. See birds of prey in flight. Visit the Miller Family Ranch and chat about frontier life from characters who are stuck in the past. See their livestock, chickens and a 1904 sawmill. Ever-changing indoor and outdoor exhibits as well as permanent exhibits on Native American history and culture and frontier life. Set on 135 beautiful, forested acres. Daily wildlife programs, nature walks and exhibit tours. Open 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily. Where wild meets the West! High Desert Museum   |    Contact Us:   (541) 382-4754    |    59800 South Hwy 97, Bend, OR  97702 Hours of Operation: Summer: 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.,  May 1 through October 31 Winter: 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., November 1 through April 30  

Pine Ridge Inn

e Pine Ridge Inn is tucked between the trees & the Deschutes River in Bend. Surrounded by nature, minutes from downtown and walking distance to the Old Mill District and Les Schwab Amphitheatre. Known for exceptional guest service, Pine Ridge Inn is a unique combination of a small boutique hotel and the personalized experience from a top-notch bed and breakfast. Pine Ridge Inn offer special romance packages too!

Nancy P’s

Located just off Newport Avenue on Bend’s west side you’ll find Nancy P’s Café & Bakery, a local mainstay that has become a unique part of the community.

Old Mill District

Old Mill District is Bend’s most unique shopping, dining and entertainment experience. The rich history of the former sawmills is coupled with spectacular mountain views, scenic river vistas and an extensive trail system to enjoy the outdoors. More than 55 local, regional and national retailers and restaurants call the Old Mill District home. Riverside restaurants, trails, shops and shows. Bend is here! www.oldmilldistrict.com

Powder House

Since 1976, Powder House has been Central Oregon’s premier ski and board shop. Clothing, gear and accessories—we have everything you need for a great day on the snow. Rent for the day or the season. The rental fleet includes alpine, snowboards, nordic, skate, back country & snowshoes. The service shop guarantees overnight tunes so you don’t miss a day on the hill and Masterfit- certified boot technicians are on staff daily for boot fitting. See you on the slopes!

Suttle Lodge & Boathouse

In need of a cozy winter retreat? The Suttle Lodge & Boathouse in the Deschutes National Forest offers an intimate getaway.

The Art of Beef

Symons Beef Company in Madras and Sisters Meat and Smokehouse work hand-in-hand. From hoof to home, this story chronicles a cycle of local beef in Oregon.

Trip Planner: Sunriver

Sunriver during the holiday season offers opportunities for magical horse-drawn sleigh rides, brunch with Santa and access to snow sports on Mt. Bachelor.