Fort Rock State Park is on the cusp of Eastern Oregon and Central Oregon and another example of the incredible volcanic rock formations the area is famous for. Hiking is one of the many things you can do at this state park. No fees are applicable at this park either.
There are so many great places to eat in Central Oregon that it's hard to pick the "best" of the lot. However, without a doubt these restaurants go above and beyond in terms of service, atmosphere and absolutely fantastic food. Check them out whether you live here or are just passing through.
One of the crown jewels of Central Oregon, Smith Rock State Park is the Grand Canyon of Oregon. Its many faceted rock walls are stunning to behold and the walk down to the bottom of the canyon is incredible. Mind you, bring lots of water as the walk back up is strenuous but well worth the...
The Painted Hills, Oregon are a beautiful display of rich geological history. Volcanic forces and glacial imprints left their mark like an artist that has colored the rises and valleys with rich hues
See many photos + some videos of this magnificent Japanese Garden that my mother, niece and I got to tour one year while on vacation in the "City of Roses."
You see "Keep Portland Weird" bumper stickers all around for a reason. Discover some of Portland, Oregon's unique and weird attractions.
One of the most beautiful natural locations is Crater Lake National Park. It is the deepest lake in the U.S. and one of the deepest in the world.
There are numerous destination sites for tourists in Oregon with all the natural beauty. Travel south to northern California and see the giant redwood trees, which is well worth the time.
Whether you are visiting Bend, Oregon, or live in the Central Oregon area, you'll want to tour the Deschutes River Trail in town. This route will take you through a number of parks along the beautiful Deschutes River. Walk or ride your bicycle and enjoy!
A favorite fall activity is to visit a family pumpkin patch. Here are some recommendations of farms in Central Oregon. Enjoy autumn!