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Newberry National Volcanic Monument

1645 Hwy. 20 E, Deschutes National Forest, Bend, OR 97701
+1 541-383-5300
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One of the nation's newest national monuments, this 55,500 acre area seeks to preserve unique accessible volcanic features.
  • Excellent73%
  • Very good22%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“paulina falls” (68 reviews)
“obsidian flow” (171 reviews)
“paulina peak” (110 reviews)
LOCATION
1645 Hwy. 20 E, Deschutes National Forest, Bend, OR 97701
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+1 541-383-5300
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"paulina falls"
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"obsidian flow"
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"paulina peak"
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"east lake"
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"visitor center"
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in 22 reviews
"lava cast forest"
in 27 reviews
"black glass"
in 11 reviews
"cinder cone"
in 42 reviews
"lava beds"
in 18 reviews
"interpretive trail"
in 7 reviews
"lava tube"
in 31 reviews
"volcanic area"
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"volcanic activity"
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"central oregon"
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Reviewed yesterday

Such a beautiful place to visit. Waterfalls, crystal clear lakes and a view at the top to die for. You can hike 8 miles around Paulina lake, hike down to the waterfalls or drive to the top of Paulina Peak.

Thank shelley m
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Reviewed 5 days ago

it was a great hike short make sure you close shoes explore the area around the crater explore arond the other sites yo will be amazed how much pressure it took to blow out some of these stones

Thank Patti M
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

One of the best things is learning about volcanoes and how the flow happened. The Park rangers answered questions an we watched two very interesting videos in the Visitors Center. We hiked the lava flow to the viewing platform where we saw an incredible view...More

Thank Gayle E
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautiful setting,lovely hike around the lake...I believe it's almost 8 miles around. The hike up Paulina Peak was a good workout for us(60 and above) the views at the top were spectacular . These hikes were done on separate days. Another thing I love up...More

1  Thank chiswickann
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We didn't have as long as we would have liked here but got some good tips from the friendly park staff. We drove up the lava Butte and hiked the Crater rim for great views and then walked to Benham Falls which was more a...More

1  Thank Steve W
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Mother nature's raw power is on full display at this Monument. The obsidian and lava fields are fairly massive. We visited on a day that was pretty overcast and a handful of rumble's rolled as we climbed the stairs from the access trail. That stairway...More

Thank j3mmr71
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After our stay in Bend we visited the Lava Butte that's just a few miles south on the 95. The Ranger team are so friendly and explain everything about not only the Butte but also the whole of the Volcanic Monument area. To gain access...More

Thank Robert H
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We have visited several volcanoes but didn't get to see as many features. Definitely, the drive up to Paulina Peak was worth it, so was the drive up Lava Butte. Parking at the latter is limited. There is a hike around the rim of the...More

2  Thank Helen C
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We just happened to be passing and called in for the visitor centre. When we saw how much there was to do we were spoilt for choice but short on time. So we opted for taking the shuttle bus for $2 each to the top...More

Thank Catherine S
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We spent the day visiting Lava Butte, Paulina Lake, East Lake, Paulina Peak, obsidian Flow Trail and the Lava Cast Forest. You should not miss any of them. You can even get a bite to eat at Paulina Lake Lodge. Miles and miles of great...More

1  Thank George Y
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Kubano2011
October 12, 2017|
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Response from dpibutte37 | Reviewed this property |
Season: May 1 - October 11, Call NNVM hotline for up-to-date Monument information at 541-383-5700
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Anita A
January 19, 2017|
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You've gotten accurate answers. I will add that the road to Paulina Peak is closed even after the rest of the place opens. It all depends on the snowfall the previous year. This year's snowfall is been very heavy, so if you... More
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cubbie24
September 17, 2016|
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Response from Unrulymom | Reviewed this property |
It would be best to call the lava lands national monument ranger station for that info. Best guess is that Newberry will be inaccessible.
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