Bend + The Cascades

Bend + The Cascades Travel Guide

Articles about Bend + The Cascades

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By Travelandleisure.com Staff

We’ve mapped out easy weekend getaways full of outdoor activities, delicious food, and seasonal bursts of color to enjoy this spring.

By Lyndsey Matthews

We’ve mapped out easy weekend getaways full of outdoor activities, delicious food, and seasonal bursts of color to enjoy this spring.

Hotels in Bend + The Cascades

The lodge is set on a 253-acre lake at the edge of the Deschutes National Forest. Native American prints decorate the 11 rooms, which have vaulted ponderosa pine–beamed ceilings, stone fireplaces, and soft Denali blankets.

Restaurants in Bend + The Cascades

The kitchen serves burritos, margaritas, and delicious wild-boar tacos.

Things to do in Bend + The Cascades

Don't leave Bend without visiting Mount Bachelor, which consistently tops ski bibles' lists of the finest peaks in the Northwest. In April, the powder is still deep and fine; a full-day lift ticket is $49.