Fun Things to Do in Oregon
Three generations of vacationers call Black Butte Ranch their favorite family vacation spot. This kind of loyalty doesn’t happen overnight but by consistently meeting—and exceeding—expectations during every visit.
Families come back, year after year, and encourage this Oregon vacation tradition because they have learned—and so will you—that there’s no better place for family members to enjoy all the fun things to do in Oregon than at Black Butte Ranch.
Nestled in more than 1800 pristine acres of breathtaking Oregon beauty, our family vacation spot inspires all to partake in outdoor recreation and adventure. No matter your age or your athletic ability, our type of Bend, Oregon vacation will put a smile on your face and make you feel younger and more vital than ever.
Experience All Four Seasons
Is there a best season for a Central Oregon vacation at Black Butte Ranch? Well, it really depends on who you ask:
- For instance, spring is a favorite for many because they like to be the first to hike our wilderness trails after the snowmelt and bird watch.
- Other family vacation guests will vote for summer because the outdoor activities are endless with five swimming pools, 36 holes of golf, 18 miles of bike paths, day camp and kids activities, kayaking, boating, and horseback riding.
- Other guests will say they prefer a family vacation in the fall because there is plenty of daylight for golf, tennis, and swimming—plus the chance to catch one of the festivals in nearby Sisters.
- But for some, winter is the most magical time because it provides a great excuse to sit by a crackling fire, share time with family and friends, while being comforted by the breathtaking views of snow covered Cascade Mountain peaks. Both Nordic skiing and snowshoeing take place on the Ranch.
As you can see, all four seasons make for a great Central Oregon vacation at the Ranch and include the most fun things to do in Oregon.
Enjoy additional biking in nearby Sisters who’s recognized as a silver level bicycle friendly community by the League of American Bicyclists with three scenic byways. Check out other local favorites thanks to our close proximity to Sisters.
Glaze Meadow Sports Shop
No worries if you forget a swimsuit or your running shoes, we offer a Sports Shop where you can purchase whatever outdoor clothing you need and the ability to rent sporting equipment desired.
More Shopping and Sightseeing
No need to get in your car and drive anywhere else. But, if you feel the urge for shopping and culture, Sisters and Bend are close by.