A family stopping to look at the map that's part of their Central Oregon trip planner.Nestled on the sunny side of the Cascade Mountains, there’s no better place to enjoy some R&R than Black Butte Ranch. There is no shortage of things to do and see during your visit to our Sisters resort. However, in order to have a successful and relaxing getaway, you have to put some work into it. To help you have the best experience possible, we’ve put together a list of tips into one handy Central Oregon trip planner.

Tips for the Best Oregon Vacations

The team at our resort is committed to helping you have the best time from start to finish, including providing helpful ways to improve your stay before you’ve even arrived.

Research Our Lodging Options

The living room of a rental at an Oregon resort, which you can find when creating your trip planner.We have over 100 privately owned and unique vacation homes at Black Butte Ranch. These rentals are organized into different collections, and one could be a better fit than another. 

  • If you’re looking for luxury accommodations with top-of-the-line kitchens, bedding, and baths, look at the Summit collection
  • Feel at home in the well-appointed homes and condos that make up the Highpoint rentals.
  • The Ridgeline collection, known for striking a balance between value and comfort, is perfect for families.
  • The fourth and final option is the Trailhead homes and condos, which are budget-friendly options filled with vintage charm and comfort.

Tip: Once you know your vacation dates, reserve your stay as soon as possible to ensure you get one of your top rental picks.

See What Season Fits Your Adventure Best

No matter the time of year, there is always something to do and see throughout the Sisters region. However, certain times of the year might line up with your dream itinerary best. For example, those looking to embrace the cold will want to plan their visit during the winter. Summer might be your best bet if you’re hoping to spend plenty of time outdoors without worrying too much about rain.

Tip: Take the time to research the average weather conditions during the time of year you’re visiting to best plan out what activities to enjoy.

Enjoy On-Site and Off-Site Activities

A family playing pickleball, an activity they included in their Central Oregon trip planner.Our 1,800-acre property is filled with countless activities, including world-class golfing, a rejuvenating spa, picturesque trails, pickleball courts, and more. While there is plenty to do without leaving the ranch, the surrounding area is also home to even more adventures. Visit the Dee Wright Observatory or set out to discover nearby waterfalls like Linton Falls

Tip: When creating your itinerary, consider adding activities you’ve never done before to help push you outside of your comfort.

Contact us Today to Learn More about Booking your Escape

The above tips have only scratched the surface of things to consider when putting together your Central Oregon trip planner. Another key thing to do is look at what specials are offered at Black Butte Ranch. These packages and specials are a great way to save on or enhance your stay. Call 866-901-2961 to learn more.