Black Butte Ranch is located in central Oregon on the eastern edge of the Cascade Mountain range, just seven miles west of the charming western town of Sisters, Oregon on Highway 20. It is a scenic and easy drive from most major Oregon cities. Located just an hour and a half from Salem and Eugene and two and a half hours from Portland, our premier destination is an easy escape for wedding parties, groups, individual travelers, friends and families.
Guests check in to our Welcome Center, located at 13899 Bishops Cap, Black Butte Ranch, Oregon 97759
Explore Black Butte Ranch
At Black Butte Ranch, you’ll find everything that makes a quintessential Oregon vacation, all in one place. Whether you’re eager for some adventure, or just want to take in the mountain scenery and fresh air, Black Butte Ranch has it all right here providing unforgettable year-round experiences.
Check out our 18 miles of paved bike paths on the Bike Path Map
From Eugene, Oregon
Take Interstate 105 (I-105) East to State Highway 126, continue east until it merges with Highway 126/20. Continue east on US 20 towards Sisters. Turn right onto the Ranch near milepost 93.
Driving time: 2 hours. Mileage: 100 miles
From Salem, Oregon
Take US-20 / OR-126 / Santiam Hwy. east from Salem. Turn right onto the Ranch near milepost 93.
Driving time: 2 hours. Mileage: 103 miles
From Portland, Oregon
Travel on I-5 S toward Salem
Take the OR-22/OR-99E-BR exit, EXIT 253, toward Detroit Lake / Bend.
Stay on OR-22/OR-99E BR/N Santiam Hwy Stay left at junction of Hwy Hwy 20 and 126. Continue to follow the Santiam Highway 20 towards Sisters and Bend.
Driving time: 2 hours, 40 minutes. Mileage: 148 miles
From Medford, Oregon
Travel north on Crater Lake Hwy / OR-62E.
Stay straight toward OR-230 / W. Diamond Lake Highway
Turn right onto OR-138 / E Diamond Lake Highway
Turn LEFT onto US-97 N/ (The Dalles-California Hwy). Continue to follow US-97 N
Merge onto US-20 W via EXIT 135A toward Sisters / Salem
Turn LEFT at Black Butte Ranch, 8 miles west of Sisters on Hwy 20.
Driving time: 4 hours. Mileage: 203 miles
From Northern California/San Francisco/Bay Area
Take I-80 North to I-505 to I-5 to Weed, California. Take the exit for US Highway 97 towards Klamath Falls and Bend. Continue North on US Highway 97 until you reach Bend. Continue west on Hwy 20 through Sisters. Turn left onto the Ranch near milepost 93.
Driving time: 9 1/2 hours. Mileage: 530 miles
From Seattle, Washington
Take Interstate 5 (I-5) South and then follow the signs for Interstate 205 (I-205) South into Oregon. Once on I-205 look for signs to Interstate 84 (I-84) East. On I-84, take exit 16 (WoodVillage exit) south towards Gresham. Follow the directional signage for US 26 east towards Mt. Hood. Continue US 26 east towards Madras, where US 26 merges with US 97. Continue south on US 97 through Redmond. Take the Hwy126 towards Sisters. Continue west 8 miles on Hwy 20. Turn left onto the Ranch near milepost 93.
Driving time: 7 hours. Mileage: 372 miles
From Boise, Idaho/Eastern Oregon
Take Interstate 84 (I-84) West towards Ontario. Take the exit for US 20 towards Burns. Continue on US 20 through Burns toward Redmond. Take the Hwy126 towards Sisters. Continue west 8 miles on Hwy 20. Turn left onto the Ranch near milepost 93.
Driving time: 7 1/2 hours. Mileage: 368 miles
Deschutes National Forest Map including back-roads
*Information is deemed reliable but is not guaranteed.
For current road conditions and road cams please contact the Oregon Department of Transportation (ODOT) at 5-1-1 or (888) ASK-ODOT or visit their website. TripCheck.com also provides webcams and real time congestion levels on highways.
The Roberts Field Airport (RDM)
Offers daily non-stop flights from San Francisco, Denver, Salt Lake City, Portland and Seattle. Once you land, you’re only 30 minutes away from Black Butte Ranch. Flights are provide by Horizon Air, United and Delta.
Redmond Municipal Airport (RDM)
Commercial & general aviation is 16 miles north. They provide direct, daily flights nationwide. Call (541) 504-3495 or visit www.flyrdm.com
Bend Municipal Airport (general aviation)
Located 5.5 miles NE of Bend. Charters, service and car rentals are available. (541) 389-5362.
Portland International Airport (PDX)
Serving over 120 cities worldwide, Portland International Airport is served by Air BC, Alaska, Allegiant Air, American West, American, Continental Delta, Frontier, Harbor Air, Hawaiian, Horizon Air, Northwest, Southwest, United and United Express. The Portland airport is about 2.5 hours from Black Butte Ranch
Local Bend/Redmond/Sisters area Ground Transportation
Central Oregon Breeze (Regional)
Going Places (Sisters Area)
High Desert Taxi
Bend Cab / City Cab