OUR HOUSE: Tucked neatly between the snow covered peaks of the Cascade Mountains and the inspiring high-desert plateaus of Central Oregon, Bend Oregon has...
Where is it?
We live in the city of Bend, Oregon which is situated between the cascade mountains and the high desert. The town has 75,000 very active people. We have over 300 sunny days a year to enjoy the 74 parks and 56 miles of hiking trails in town. Mt. Bachelor Ski Resort is 25 miles away on a non-winding highway. It has over 71 runs, 3863 acres of terrain and 3365 of vaertical drop. The mountain receives an average of 370 inches of snow per year and also has 56 km of nordic trails. Bend is also the #2 rated mountain bike area in the country. Central Oregon has 25 golf courses. Smith Rock State Park world famous for rock climbing is 25 miles away and Bend has been recognized as one of the top ten fly-fishing towns in America. Bend has great restaurants, cinemas, shopping and the High Desert Museum.