Cascara Vacation Activities

Besides our Cascara Guest Advantage which offers discounts at several local restaurants and other vendors including some listed here, Sunriver and Central Oregon offer a vast variety of outdoor and indoor activities, entertainment, eating, and shopping opportunities. From the Village at Sunriver and SHARC, to the Old Mill District, Downtown Bend, Smith Rock, Mt. Bachelor, and the beautiful drive of the Cascade Lakes Highway, there’s so much to do in the area that you’ll need a few more trips to enjoy it all!

SHARC

SHARC is Sunriver’s #1 attraction! On 22+ acres, it’s a feature rich, indoor/outdoor water park with two slides, a lazy river, kids’ play areas, and so much more, SHARC has become a vital part of enjoying your Sunriver vacation. That is why Cascara has worked with our owners to offer many of our homes homes and condos with INCLUDED UNLIMITED ACCESS to SHARC! To search for your favorite SHARC inclusive vacation rental, click here.

(541) 585-5000

Lost Tracks Golf Club

We’re very fortunate to have an exclusive partnership with Lost Tracks — and you’re the beneficiary. When you stay in one of our homes or condos, you can enjoy preferred tee times and discounted greens fees. Just minutes from Sunriver, Lost Tracks is one of the most renowned and scenic courses in Central Oregon.Exclusive Lodging Partner — Call Us For the Best Rates

(541) 385-1818

Wanderlust Tours

Offers fun, naturalist guided canoeing on the Cascade Lakes (and moonlight tours during the full moon!), Cave Tours into Central Oregon’s remote desert caves, Volcano Tours into the crater of an ancient volcano, and half-day and moonlight Snowshoe Tours into the winter wonderland surrounding Mt. Bachelor! Half-day trips run daily at 9 a.m. and 1 p.m. Discounts on Select Trips for Cascara Guests  (800) 962-2862

Mt. Bachelor

The Best Skiing and Snowboarding in the Northwest Dry Powder, Downhill, Cross Country, Board Park… And in the summer, Mountain biking!(Call us for details 800-531-1130)(800) 829-2442

Oregon Tail of Dreams

Add a wild, magical experience to your Mt. Bachelor get-away with a ride behind a real dog sled team! Stay snug and warm in the sled while the team, along with a professional musher, takes you on an exciting adventure. Oregon Trail of Dreams is operated and owned by Jerry Scdoris and his daughter Rachael. Rachael is a world renowned athlete and had her first Iditarod finish in 2006. Riding with Jerry, Rachael and their athletic team of dogs is a unique and majestic experience. Imagine gliding over the snow, taking in the sights of Central Oregon… snow-covered Broken Top, the Three Sisters and Mt. Bachelor… from the comfort of an Iditarod Dog Sled.
ADVANCE RESERVATIONS ARE REQUIRED. Call 1-800-829-2442

High Desert Museum

Have a close-up encounter with a bird of prey. Meet Rogue, our river otter, and learn about local animals like the bobcat, lynx, badger and porcupine. Listen to a stagecoach driver and pioneers from the American frontier. Experience Native American history and Western art and culture in an environment unlike any other.

(541) 382-4754

Sunriver Nature Center

Kids dig it when they can prowl through the woods. Track a porcupine. Touch a reptile. Or go eye-to-eye with a Great Horned Owl.That’s the Sunriver Nature Center…Admission: $4 Adults $3 Children SNCO and ASTC members FREE

(541) 593-4394

Oregon Observatory at Sunriver

Feast your eyes on faraway galaxies. Witness a meteor shower. Get a glimpse of globular clusters, nebulae and deep space binary stars. There’s no better place than the Oregon Observatory at Sunriver. (541) 598-4406

Sun Country Raft Tours

Sun Country Raft Tours specializes in family fun whitewater rafting trips on the Deschutes, McKenzie and North Umpqua Rivers. Trips range from part-day to two-day. We also offer standup paddle board lessons/rentals as well as river float tube rentals for those who would like to float the Deschutes through Bend. 10% Discount during May, June, and September. 800-770-2161

Tumalo Creek Kayak and Canoe

Adventure. Community. Expertise. That’s what Tumalo Creek Kayak and Canoe is all about! With Kayak, Stand Up Padddleboard, Canoe, Raft and Float rentals and tours, make sure you don’t miss everything that they have to offer!Cascara Guests receive a 10% Discount during May, June, and in September after Labor Day!(541) 317-9407

The Paulina Plunge

The Paulina Plunge all downhill waterfall mountain bike tour is a safe and fun family excursion for all active ages. You will descend over six miles down a gentle winding forest trail, on your mountain bike to the creek below. Visiting six pristine waterfalls and two natural water slides will be the highlight of your vacation.
(800) 296-0562

Central Oregon Adventures

Central Oregon Adventures offers snowmobile trips for both the experienced and novice riders and for family and corporate groups. Enjoy breathtaking views and make memories that will last a lifetime. Get out there and see the Central Oregon some only read about! Trips depart daily November through April from the Wanoga Sno-Park near Mt. Bachelor. Visit our website at www.coadventures.com for detailed information and pricing or give us a call at 541-593-8887. Call and book your trip today!10% Discount for Cascara Guests(541) 593-8887

First Ascent Climbing Services

Offering rock climbing instruction and guiding for all ages and abilities at Smith Rock, known for its world class rock climbing and breathtaking scenery. Private guided trips, customized family trips, intro-advanced courses, group outings. Climb with us and experience some of the best of Central Oregon has to offer with a hands on, fun and memorable day of rock climbing. All climbing gear is included. Transportation is available.10% Discount for Cascara Guests(541) 318-7170

Still Water Outfitters

We love Fly Fishing on Central Oregon’s Trophy Trout Waters. It doesn’t get much better for big fish. Crane Prairie Reservoir, Wickiup Reservoir, Davis, East, Lake Billy Chinook, Paulina and Lava Lakes. These are true Trophy Trout Fisheries. We are proud to say that our clients consistently catch the largest Trout they have ever seen.10% Discount for Cascara Guests(877) 598-7322

River Borne Outfitters

River Borne Outfitters is one of the more diverse outfitters on the Deschutes, operating with a motorized boaters permit from the BLM, we offer both day and overnight, drift and jet boat trips. We can accommodate all levels of angling ability and group dynamics from the first timers, to the die hards, from the annual guys trip to the corporate retreat. What ever your aspirations are for your Deschutes experience we can help make your dreams a reality.10% Discount for Cascara Guests(541) 647-2584

Central Oregon Sporting Clays

Introducing Central Oregon’s premiere hunting preserve and sporting clays facility, conveniently located halfway between Bend and Redmond off of HWY 97. Now you don’t have to travel across the state to enjoy sporting clays and bird hunting. Our preserve is a quarter square mile surrounded by BLM. The terrain is varied with scattered junipers amongst the crops, providing great cover and a more challenging hunting experience. Crops are chosen by their ability to retain the birds and provide quality cover.20% Discount for Cascara Guests (excludes shot shells)(541) 383-0001 or More Information

Old Mill District

Introducing Central Oregon’s premiere hunting preserve and sporting clays facility, conveniently located halfway between Bend and Redmond off of HWY 97. Now you don’t have to travel across the state to enjoy sporting clays and bird hunting. Our preserve is a quarter square mile surrounded by BLM. The terrain is varied with scattered junipers amongst the crops, providing great cover and a more challenging hunting experience. Crops are chosen by their ability to retain the birds and provide quality cover.20% Discount for Cascara Guests (excludes shot shells)(541) 383-0001 or More Information

Downtown Bend

Shop, eat, drink, play, or just come to hang out. Your Central Oregon adventure starts here! Historic Downtown Bend features over 325 diverse businesses & many fun events. Of most interest for visitors and loclas are Deschutes Public House, Tower Theater, and the monthly First Friday Art Walk.More Information

Smith Rock

Smith Rock is Oregon’s premier rock climbing destination, and one of the best sport climbing areas in the United States. This world-renowned sport climbing mecca has more than once been at the focal point of the climbing world.Mountain Project

Cascades Lakes Scenic Drive

This 83-mile (134-kilometer) route—running from Bend, Oregon, to Sunriver on Oregon 372 and County Roads 46 and 42—can be driven in three hours, but take your time and enjoy the unparalleled Cascades scenery.National Geographic

The Mountain Beer Jug Shop

The Mountain Jug is owned and operated by Mark and Tonya Cornett whom have been immersed in the craft beer culture for nearly 20 years due to Tonya’s choice of careers-Brew Master. Tonya worked as an assistant at multiple breweries and, after attending the World Brewing Academy in Germany, became Brew Master of Bend Brewing Company in 2002. She was recently hired as the Research and Development Brew Master for 10 Barrel Brewing Company.541-390-0214