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Things To Do In Bend Oregon

At Alpenglow Vacation Rentals we are excited to introduce to you the many fun indoor and outdoor activities that Central Oregon is known for:  adventure, beauty and healthy living.  Below are our favorite businesses that are ready and willing to help you to embrace the reason why we love calling Central Oregon home.  There is something for everyone, all ages, experience levels, all seasons of the year.   In each Alpenglow Vacation Rental's vacation homes in Bend, OR and have complete information on each of these companies' services and rates.  Also in each vacation rental home there are guide books and maps to design your own adventure while visiting Central Oregon.  You will also find an binder referencing our area's favorite restaurants and their menus.  Feel free to click on their website to book your adventure while visiting Central Oregon.

Don't Want to Drive to Mt. Bachelor Ski Resort?

All vacation homes are in close proximity to the Mt. Bachelor Ski Resort Shuttle!

Purchase your Mt Bachelor Shuttle tickets at Ray's Food Place (corner of SW Simpson and SW Century Dr - 210 Southwest Century Drive Bend, OR 97702). Please allow yourself enough time to purchase your tickets at Ray’s and get to the Park-n-Ride lot in time to avoid missing the bus. Buses depart promptly at their designated times.

You can catch the Mt Bachelor Shuttle at the Bend Park-N-Ride lot located on SW Columbia St between Galveston and Simpson. Or, at select times during the day, you can connect to/from the Mt. Bachelor Shuttle at CET's Hawthorne Station.

For excellent taxi service, call Shar (pronounced "Cher") at 541.312.2227 for a clean ride with a cheerful disposition! 

Redmond Airport Shuttle
Passenger Transportation Services
541-382-1687 or 888-664-8449

Studio West Hair Design
924 NW Brooks Street, Ste. 200
Bend, OR  97701 (Downtown)
541-382-1911, Traci Furtado
For great styles, cuts and color specialists for the whole family!

For Latest Reports Mountain Biking Trails

Weather Report at Smith Rock
Smith Rock Web Cam

Mt. Bachelor Ski Resort
Winter AND Summer fun!
Info for skiing, snowboarding, cross-country skiing
dog sled rides, snowblast tubing park
**Sunset lift rides in the summer, frisbee golf
Also for Mt. Bachelor's SHUTTLE schedule, please check their website at:


Cascade Massage Therapy
Jenny Trembley, LMT
(541) 610-6057

Cycling & Cross Country Skiing
(rentals and supplies)

Sunnyside Sports

930 NW Newport Avenue
Bend, OR  97701
(541) 382-8018

Juniper Aquatic Fitness Center
800 NE Sixth Street (Next to Juniper Park)
Bend, OR  97701
(541) 389-7665
Large facility with indoor and outdoor heated pools, year round, full weight room, cardio, group fitness, including extensive yoga schedule, hot tub, sauna, steam room, highly recommend for all your fitness needs!


*Free* Public Snowshoeing Tours
at Mt. Bachelor, 
Weekends & Holidays, 10 am & 1:30 pm 
Meet at the snowshoe hut
on the corner of the West Village Guest 
Service Building at the mountain
Snowshoes provided
541-383-4771, Jennifer or Pete


Complete list of all of Central Oregon's beautiful courses!

Rock Climbing

Smith Rock Climbing School

Smith Rock Climbing Guides, Inc.
Smith Rock State Park
Climbing Instruction/Guide Services
Terrebonne, OR

White Water Rafting, Caving & Various Tours

Wanderlust Tours
Bend/Sunriver, OR
541 389-8359 or 800-962-2862

Sun Country Tours
531 SW 13th Street
Bend, OR  97702
541-382-6277 or 800-770-2161

Mountain Biking

For up to date reports on all of our trails:

Cog Wild Bicycle Tours
(Guided Mountain Biking Tours)
255 SW Century Drive
Bend, OR  97702

Road, Mountain Biking and Winter Rentals, Supplies

Pine Mountain Sports
255 SW Century Drive
Bend, OR  97702

Sunnyside Sports
930 NW Newport Avenue
Bend OR 97701

550 SW Industrial Way
Suite 150
Bend, OR 97702

Tumalo Creek Kayak & Canoe
805 SW Industrial Way, Ste. 6
Bend, OR  97701

Namaspa Yoga & Massage
(heated vinyasa power yoga)
Bend, OR  97701

Bikram Yoga
805 SW Industrial Way
Bend, OR  97701

Fly Fishing

Deep Canyon Outfitters
541-390-6697, cell

Helicopter Tours

Leading Edge Aviation, Inc.
Bend Municipal Airport
63120 Powell Butte Hwy.
Bend, OR  97701


Central Oregon Adventures


Bend Park & Recreation
(541) 389-7275

Sun Mountain Fun Center
(bowling, batting cages, arcade, go-carts
miniature golf, etc.)

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