Things to Do in Bend Oregon | Adventures & Tours

Bend, Oregon is a great place to try adventures and tours, plus new local flavors. You will find amazing food, top-notch coffee, and local craft beer in abundance. No matter what your interests are, you will find something that fits you in Bend. Go play!

TAKE AN EXCITING HELICOPTER TOUR OF THE CASCADES

One of the most exciting things to do in Bend is to hop aboard a helicopter tour for a scenic flight of the snow-capped Cascades, wine tours, helicopter golfing and much, much more. Book your amazing scenic helicopter tour today!

RENT A $99 TENT CAMPER AND EXPLORE OREGON’S OUTBACK

Oregon locals and visitors alike can now get out into Oregon’s outback for just $99 in a luxury tent camper here in Bend. Discover remote and scenic locations on your tent camper & vistas only accessible with lightweight, rugged, towable tent trailer rentals from Bend based Freespirit Recreation. Rent your tent camper today for less!

DRINK AWESOME CRAFT BEERS

With nearly 30 breweries located in Central Oregon – the majority of which are located right in Bend – you can’t visit without trying a few signature brews. Whether you are in the Old Mill District or right in the heart of downtown, you will find a brewery on almost every corner in Bend.

Stop by the 10 Barrel Brewing Co. for an Apocalypse IPA or black currant Fruit Crush. Or you can swing over to Cascade Lakes Brewing Company for a Pineapple Kush, another American style Indian Pale Ale. You can always check out the Bend Ale Trail if you want to sample a bit of everything Bend wants to offer. Or you can complete the trail without drinking anything if you just want some cool prizes and bragging rights.

EXPLORE THE CASCADES LAKE HIGHWAY

If you don’t feel like walking or hiking to Pilot Butte for the views, you can take a leisurely drive along the Cascade Lakes Scenic Byway. This is, in fact, one of the nations’ most important byways, cutting through the Cascade Mountains, the heart of Central Oregon. Along your drive, you will pass by the shores of the Deschutes River and about a dozen lakes. There are also several geological formations that are worth a visit: Mt. Bachelor, High-Mountain Playground, and other beautiful volcanic landscapes. Driving or tent trailer camping along Cascade Lakes Scenic Byway is definitely one of the best things to do near Bend.