15 06, 2020

Kayaking in Oregon: The Perfect Summer Activity

There’s no place like Black Butte Ranch in the summer. The fresh mountain air surrounding lush green forests and vegetation presents a tranquil setting for the perfect getaway. While we provide an array of sunny day activities, we highly recommend taking advantage of our offer to go kayaking in Oregon.  Spend the Day Kayaking in Oregon with Your Loved Ones Don’t worry if you’ve never paddled a kayak. Check out this kayak tutorial or ask our staff about potentially taking a class or two. You and your family will be rowing circles around Phalarope Lake in no time. In addition [...]

19 05, 2020

Best Biking Trails in Deschutes County, Oregon

When you stay at an Oregon vacation rental through Black Butte Ranch, you’ll have access to a plethora of outdoor adventures. We offer so many Black Butte activities, but taking on our 18-miles of paved biking trails is one of the best ways to explore this slice of Deschutes County, Oregon. Peddle your way around our magnificent Oregon Ranch under an endless expanse of clear, blue skies, breathing in the fresh, country air, and gazing upon a grandiose mountain backdrop.  Take Advantage of Our On-Site, Paved Biking Trails Finding a bike is easier than you’d think. Get all the gear [...]

24 04, 2020

Black Butte Ranch’s Stellar Horseback Riding Service

If you’ve never stayed at a working ranch, you’re in for quite a treat when you stay at Black Butte Ranch. When you stay with us, you’re treating yourself to gorgeous, Oregon scenery and exciting Black Butte activities like our horseback riding service. Horseback riding in Oregon has never been more attainable. Besides, what better way to bask in the natural beauty of our grandiose mountains, lush forests, and peaceful meadows than from the vantage point of a majestic horse.