Cascades Travel Guide

Articles about Cascades

By Kayleigh Kulp

With high altitude and low attitude, America’s best ski towns offer plenty of fun beyond the slopes.

By Kayleigh Kulp

Fine-tune your concert experience by sampling one of these cool outdoor arenas or intimate clubs.

By Nicholas DeRenzo
By Joshua Pramis
By Ted Katauskas
Day One CHECK IN Sunriver Resort (800/547-3922 or 541/593-1000;; doubles from $165), 15 miles south of town, has it all: a stately lodge, three golf courses (including Crosswater, the top-ranked course...

Hotels in Cascades

McMenamins Old St. Francis Hotel is a converted 1936 elementary school with 19 guest rooms and four rental cottages—plus a microbrewery, restaurant, and movie theater offering at-your-seat drinks and dinner service.

Restaurants in Cascades

The restaurant has the best wine list in Bend, and hearty dishes like lavender-injected rack of pork served with mission figs.

Things to do in Cascades

Fly fisherman Peter Bowers, owner of the Patient Angler, swears that what he'll teach you in a 90-minute crash course would take you three years to learn on your own; when you're done, he'll set you up with a rod, reel, and map of the best local holes.