Scenic Drives to Central Oregon – Portland to Bend, Redmond, Sisters, Black Butte

Scenic Drives to Central Oregon – Portland to Bend, Redmond, Sisters, Black Butte

f you’re driving to Central Oregon from Portland, Salem, or anywhere else along the Willamette Valley, you are in for a scenic drive! The following are the distances and approximate times for driving to Redmond and other parts of Central Oregon:

Portland to Redmond, Oregon: 145 miles, 3 hours

Float Trip Packing List Essentials for a Perfect Day on the River

Float Trip Packing List Essentials for a Perfect Day on the River

Floating is one of the most fun outdoor activities to do during summer, in my opinion. Whether you’re river tubing, rafting, or even on a SUP trip, it’s a relaxing way to escape the heat and enjoy nature. Here in Central Oregon, we’ve enjoyed float trips along the Deschutes River in Redmond/Tumalo as well as…

Sunriver Hikes: 15 Trails Near Sunriver Oregon

Sunriver Hikes: 15 Trails Near Sunriver Oregon

Central Oregon is a hiker’s paradise, offering a diverse range of scenic trails that showcase the region’s stunning natural beauty. From lush forests to cascading waterfalls and majestic mountain peaks, the area around Sunriver has it all. Whether you’re a seasoned hiker or a beginner, there are plenty of options for all skill levels. In…

Best Breakfast in Redmond Oregon

Best Breakfast in Redmond Oregon

There’s no better way to start the day than by enjoying a hearty breakfast, in my opinion. In Redmond, you’ll find restaurants and coffee shops that serve traditional American-style classics, brunch favorites like mimosas and avocado toast, Mexican breakfast dishes, and quick bites like pastries and bagels. Here is a list of our favorite breakfast…