3 10, 2018

Fall weather a boon for conditions at Black Butte Ranch

Fall weather a boon for conditions at Black Butte Ranch Mild weather has stretched the golf season and helped the maintenance staff prepare both golf courses for next season The seeds of great conditioning are almost always planted the fall before. So far the weather has cooperated with Black Butte Ranch Superintendent Jeff Knutzen and his staff, allowing the maintenance crew to get extra conditioning work in before the weather turns, setting up a graceful entrance into the offseason, and hopefully a quick start to next spring. If you haven’t been to Central Oregon recently, then you probably missed [...]

18 09, 2018

The Civil War comes to Black Butte Ranch

The Civil War comes to Black Butte Ranch Annual tournament at Glaze Meadow pits Oregon versus Oregon State Oregon has long been a state divided. Ducks versus Beavers. Oregon and Oregon State. It seems as if it is impossible to live in the state without pledging allegiance to one or the other. But Black Black Butte Ranch offers a way for the two sides to come together in the spirit of a fun competition — The 2nd Annual Civil War Golf Tournament at Glaze Meadow. Scheduled for Sunday, Oct. 7, the golf tournament pits Duck fans against Beaver believers [...]

24 08, 2018

Golf season at Black Butte Ranch just getting warmed up

Golf season at Black Butte Ranch just getting warmed up For many golfers in Central Oregon, the best time of year for golf is just beginning Ask a Central Oregonian when his or her favorite time to play a round of golf and the answer is nearly unanimous. Sure as a tap-in for par, a local will tell you it is the late summer and early fall. A visit to Black Butte Ranch between late August through the middle of October often reveals why. The average high temperature at Black Butte Ranch remains at 70 degrees or above through [...]

11 08, 2018

Final push of the season has courses in prime shape

Final push of the season has courses in prime shape Black Butte Ranch golf courses hitting peak condition at just the right time Warm, sunny August days are the stuff of dreams for Central Oregon golfers, and because of this there are few more important times on the calendar for a golf course superintendent. As the calendar turns to August, Big Meadow and Glaze Meadow are in ideal condition. The greens are firm and true. The emerald green fairways are inviting. And with the Homeowner Guest Invitational Golf Tournament coming up, Aug. 24-26, superintendent Jeff Knutzen and his course [...]

15 04, 2018

Hit The Greens With Black Butte Ranch

Golfing season is coming into swing, and Black Butte Ranch invites you to come and experience some of the best golf Oregon has to offer. Come and experience our courses and tee up for a good time at Black Butte Ranch. Discover both of our award-winning courses that have been revered for years as iconic by thousands of visitors. The Courses Here at Black Butte Ranch, we have two renowned courses that you do not want to miss. Big Meadow Golf Course boasts breathtaking mountain views and an expansive course. Formed by the mountainous terrain, you will be able to [...]

15 03, 2018

A Pet Friendly Adventure With Black Butte Ranch

For those with a heart for travel and a trusty four-legged companion, it can be difficult to get the best of both worlds. Too many inns and resorts have no-pet policies, which makes it tough to include your best friend in your adventures. However, if you and your pup are looking for lodging in Sisters Oregon, Black Butte Ranch has the perfect accommodations and a few suggestions for some pet-friendly activities. Endless Exploring When it comes to taking your dog along for a trip, there are plenty of things to do in Sisters Oregon that both of you will love. [...]

15 02, 2018

Saddle Up At Black Butte Ranch

Horseback riding is a staple of the great west as well as a still widespread hobby amongst people across the globe. Black Butte Ranch offers this incredible experience of horse back riding Oregon as an activity at their property. Find yourself in the saddle and experience an age-old tradition of riding along the trails. Finding The Right Trail At Black Butte, they are no stranger to having a variety of riding levels coming to visit. From green riders just starting out, to those who cut their teeth in the saddle and rode before they could walk. There are different trails [...]

15 01, 2018

Explore All Of The Things To Do In Sisters Oregon

Many vacations and getaways consist of the same things while confining you to only the resort’s amenities. When you stay with Black Butte Ranch, there are numerous unique activities to try right at the resort but the beautiful city of Sisters, Oregon is right next door. This gives you the opportunity to expand beyond the ranch and find things to do in Sisters Oregon for even more fun. Waterfall Hikes Oregon is known for its varying terrains and breathtaking views of mountains and forest lands. There are a couple of unforgettable spots to discover while in Sisters. Take a short [...]

15 12, 2017

Start Your New Year In A New Place: Black Butte Ranch

The new year is coming up. This new year, make a resolution to try new things and see new places. A great place to start off the year with adventure and a bit of fun for every member of your family is Black Butte Ranch. For beautiful Sisters Oregon lodging and incredible mountain views, Black Butte is the place to be. Winter Wonderland In the winter Black Butte Ranch turns into a winter wonderland. Try some new winter activities for the first time or just have a blast doing them somewhere new. At the Glaze Meadow Golf Course on the [...]