Smith Rock State Park
If you enjoy scenic views of deep river canyons or rock climbing, Smith Rock State Park is the place for
you. There are several thousand climbs in the park. More than a thousand are bolted routes. Also on offer
are miles of hiking and mountain biking trails. Along your trip through the canyon, you might see golden
eagles, prairie falcons, mule deer, river otter and beaver.
Tumalo State Park
Tumalo rests along Oregon's spectacular Deschutes River. Its location makes it an ideal for lots
of outdoor activities, fishing, hiking and mountain biking. The Cascade Mountains and Mt bachelor
are all within easy reach.
Pilot Butte State Scenic Viewpoint
An old cinder cone located just east of Bend. Hike up and around on one of three trails. The trails wind
through stands of juniper and sage. All of the trails lead to the summit. Once at the top, get ready for
a grand panoramic view of the high desert.
Cline Falls State Scenic Viewpoint
On the banks of the Deschutes River lies a quaint rest area that provides plenty of shade for picnickers.
An ideal place to stop for a break, lunch or simply to relax in the warm sun. The park provides fishing
access to the river.
Peter Skene Ogden State Scenic Viewpoint
If you enjoy vertical basalt cliffs and scenic river canyons, the Ogden Wayside is for you. The park
is perched at the top of a striking canyon.
LaPine State Park
The park is also home to Oregon's largest ponderosa pine. Nicknamed "Big Red," the tree is 162'
tall, 28.9' around and may be in excess of 500 years old.