Central Oregon self-catering vacation rentals are found at the heart of the north-western American state, and is perfectly located for a wealth of outdoor activities, including white-water rafting, hiking, biking, horseback riding, as well as skiing, snowboarding and snowshoeing in winter.
Sunriver, close to Bend, would be an ideal destination if you’d like to encounter beautiful scenery for outdoor pursuits. All kinds of tours are available depending on your taste. You could go on a fishing tour, or nature walk. For more adventurous visitors to Central Oregon vacation accommodation white-water rafting tours are an exciting way to experience the stunning river scenery in the area. In the colder months, Sunriver becomes a winter sport destination, with snowboarding and skiing on offer.
Meanwhile Bend itself is another destination that shines in both winter and summer. It’s found on the Deschutes River, which boasts lovely rugged scenery, and is also an excellent spot for hiking, rafting and boating. You could come here from your holiday accommodation in Central Oregon to enjoy some fishing, with plentiful stocks of rainbow trout and brown trout. There’s a wealth of beauty spots easily reached from Bend, including Smith Rock, a huge desert plateau; Cultus Lake and Cascade Lakes and Mountains, which feature memorable landscapes and are ideal for canoeing and kayaking.
Among the other popular natural attractions reachable from Central Oregon vacation rentals is Fort Rock, the 325 foot tall remnants of an ancient volcano in the heart of the desert. Meanwhile, Lost Forest is a large wooded area, home to a wonderful variety of animal species, including cougars, bobcats, proghorn antelopes and mule deer.
Sisters is yet another great destination to visit from self-catering villas in Central Oregon. The surrounding countryside is popular spot for camping, hiking, fishing, horseback riding and golf, with a number of courses easily reached from the town. It’s great place experience life in the old west, and from here you can explore the surrounding mountains.
Much of the region around Central Oregon self-catering vacation rentals is made up of desert, which sees very little rainfall throughout the year. Nevertheless, temperatures here tend to be mild throughout the year. Winters on higher ground are usually cold, with a certain amount of snowfall. Summers are usually warm, with highs of around 27 degrees in Bend.
Mahlon Sweet Field (EUG) is the closest airport to Central Oregon self-catering vacation rentals, and offers flights to Las Vegas (LAS), Phoenix (PHX) and San Francisco (SFO), all of which offer flights to London-Heathrow via British Airways and United Airlines.