Tucked neatly between the snow-covered peaks of the Cascade Mountains and awe-inspiring high desert plateaus, Bend, Oregon has evolved from a sleepy lumber town to an international mecca for outdoor enthusiasts and people in search of active and healthy vacation experiences and tourist attractions.
Whether you're seeking the world-class river activities, the hiking and biking opportunities on endless miles of trail around the city, the pristine beauty of trail-running on Bend's cutting-edge Urban Trail System, a living history trip to the High Desert Museum, or simply enjoying the vibrant energy of a hip, cosmopolitan mountain town, people from around the world visit Bend to get outside and to be inspired by the Bend lifestyle.
For those seeking a bit more coffee and culture, concerts and movies, and outdoor gigs and events, Bend offers visitors plenty to do apart from adventuring.
Bend enjoys the predominately dry climate of the high desert with an average of almost 300 days of sunshine per year! Sunny days, low humidity, and cool nights provide the most common weather pattern for the area.
WEATHER: Monthly Averages
|Rainfall||1.5 in.||1.1 in.||0.7 in.||0.8 in.||0.9 in.||0.7 in.|
|Rainfall||0.6 in.||0.5 in.||0.4 in.||0.6 in.||1.4 in.||2.2 in.|