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Deschutes National Forest

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Address: 63095 Deschutes Market Rd, Bend, OR 97701-9794
Phone Number: 541 383 5300
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Encompassing more than 1.6 million acres of Central Oregon, this region...

Encompassing more than 1.6 million acres of Central Oregon, this region extends for about 100 miles with a scenic backdrop of volcanic mountains of the Cascades.

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Exquisite scenery!

So much beauty-cameras ready! The many lakes are clear and clean. The mountains leave you breathless

5 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
Pamela G
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

So much beauty-cameras ready! The many lakes are clear and clean. The mountains leave you breathless

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Fremont, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We explored various areas of the very large Deschutes National Forest. The forest is 1.8 million acres and is primarily on the east side of the Cascade Range in Oregon. It is located in parts of the Deschutes, Klamath, Lake, and Jefferson Counties.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The Deschutes National Forest has every Outdoor Adventure you could dream of. Imagine is the only limit. Lakes, streams, mountains, old growth forests, and hudreds of miles of trails. You can hike, ride, kayak, fish, ski, climb, snowmobile, off road, or just sit back and read a book in view of the snow capped Cascade Mountains. American outdoor recreation at... More 

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Bend, Oregon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

There is so much to do outdoors no matter what your outdoor activity is. I have traveled all over U.S. and when I came on vacation in 92, fell in love with area, moved here in 93 and been here ever since.

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Portland, Oregon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2016

Do yourself a favor and spend time in the amazing Deschutes Forest. We are blessed to live within a day's drive and camp here at least once a year. One of our favorite spots is Davis Lake - with about 18-20 campsites @$12 per night. Great fishing, beautiful scenery.

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Glendale, Arizona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2016

There is abundant of activities to do with the family. If you like to hike, bike, fish, camp, kayak, this is the place for you. Be sure to bring a jacket at the temperatures change in the higher altitude. In July we saw temperatures in the 60's to low 50's.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2016

There are plenty of activities to keep you busy in this park. Good walks and hikes, swimming, fishing, boating, and relaxing.

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Murrieta, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016

Whether you are interested in: Hiking, Camping, Fishing, Canoeing, Kayaking, Tubing, or Biking. You name it there is a place to do it within this NF. Stop by a ranger station and check - in prior to starting off hiking or riding though, just for your safety. In addition, there is plenty of up to date information to be gleaned... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2016 via mobile

Very nice area with family friendly hikes and many sights! In late May most things were open and full of visitors enjoying the area! If camping reserve spots early!

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San Diego, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2016

Oregon's finest area to spend a day surrounded by mountains and waterfall. There are plenty of activities to choose from and it is not crowded. Must see!

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