Sunriver Oregon is located just 20 minutes South of Bend, Oregon and is bordered by the Deschutes River and surrounded by 3,300 acres of Deschutes National Forest in Central Oregon.
Every year vacationers that come to enjoy all the recreational opportunities Sunriver has to offer. Many visitors that love to vacation in Sunriver they decide to purchase a “Vacation Home.”
Sunriver Oregon is a community of more than 4,000 residences with a permanent population of approximatley 1,700, and a wide variety of services and recreation. The Sunriver Mall offers a variety of businesses from retail shops, restaurants, vacation rentals, real estate, and recreational rentals.
Winter sports include skiing/snowboarding at Mt.Bachelor (just 20 minutes from Sunriver), snowmobiling, tubing at SHARC, cross country skiing and so much more. Summer recreation include: 33 miles of paved bike paths, golfing, canoeing/ paddle boarding, floating the river, mountain biking, whitewater rafting, tennis and much, much more….
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Dining and Shopping
Sunriver Village Mall has some great shopping and & dinning for you to check out. See a list of all the stores and get a map of the Sunriver Village Mall here…
SHARC replaced the old Sunriver South Pool with a 22+ acre, feature rich, indoor/outdoor water park. With two slides, a lazy river, kids’ play areas, and so much more, SHARC has become a vital part of enjoying your Sunriver vacation
Parks and Recreation
Sunriver Map – If you would like to get a glimpse at all of Sunriver check out the Sunriver map.
Sunriver Nature Center – kids dig it when they can prowl through the woods. Track a porcupine. Touch a reptile. Or go eye-to-eye with a Great Horned Owl.
Oregon Observatory at Sunriver – feast your eyes on faraway galaxies. Witness a meteor shower. Get a glimpse of globular clusters, nebulae and deep space binary stars. There’s no better place than the Oregon Observatory at Sunriver.
High Desert Museum – Have a close-up encounter with a bird of prey. Meet Rogue, our river otter, and learn about local animals like the bobcat, lynx, badger and porcupine. Listen to a stagecoach driver and pioneers from the American frontier. Experience Native American history and Western art and culture in an environment unlike any other.
Wanderlust Tours offers fun, naturalist guided canoeing on the Cascade Lakes (and moonlight tours during the full moon!), Cave Tours into Central Oregon’s remote desert caves, Volcano Tours into the crater of an ancient volcano, and half-day and moonlight Snowshoe Tours into the winter wonderland surrounding Mt. Bachelor!
Mt.Bachelor the BEST skiing and snowboarding in the Northwest
Sun Country Tours Raft Tours specializes in family fun whitewater rafting trips on the Deschutes, McKenzie and North Umpqua Rivers. Trips range from part-day to two-day. We also offer standup paddle board lessons/rentals as well as river float tube rentals for those who would like to float the Deschutes through Bend.
Central Oregon Adventures offers snowmobile trips for both the experienced and novice riders and for family and corporate groups. Enjoy breathtaking views and make memories that will last a lifetime. Get out there and see the Central Oregon some only read about! Trips depart daily November through April from the Wanoga Sno-Park near Mt. Bachelor.
Paulina Plunge downhill waterfall mountain bike tour is a safe and fun family excursion for all active ages. You will descend over six miles down a gentle winding forest trail, on your mountain bike to the creek below. Visiting six pristine waterfalls and two natural water slides will be the highlight of your vacation.
Still Water Outfitters – We love Fly Fishing on Central Oregon’s Trophy Trout Waters. It doesn’t get much better for big fish. Crane Prairie Reservoir, Wickiup Reservoir, Davis, East, Lake Billy Chinook, Paulina and Lava Lakes. These are true Trophy Trout Fisheries. We are proud to say that our clients consistently catch the largest Trout they have ever seen.