things to do

From rafting down the whitewater rapids to hiking along serene forest trails, Riverhouse on the Deschutes is conveniently located at the gateway of Bend and Central Oregon’s most exciting adventures, offering a variety of activities that will capture your imagination or get your heart pumping. Discover the rugged beauty of the Cascade Range in all its seasons: ski down runs on Mount Bachelor, bike along scenic byways or simply marvel at the jagged peaks of Three Sisters. When it’s time to unwind after a day of active pursuits, explore Bend with downtown shops where charming local independent shops, gourmet restaurants and micro breweries await or head to the Old Mill District to find more shopping, dining, movie theater and summer concerts at Les Schwab Amphitheater.


There’s so much to do in Bend, Oregon, but you don’t have leave Riverhouse on the Deschutes. Here’s a just a few things to do during your stay with us.

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top 10 must sees

With so much to do in Bend and the surrounding area it's hard to decide where to begin. See our curated list of the Top 10 must-sees in the Bend area.

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