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Deschutes River
Deschutes River

Deschutes River

10.033 reviews
Outdoors, Fishing
Ranked #7 in Bend things to do
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A major river that runs through Oregon and tributary for the Columbia River.

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Floating down this river is so relaxing, yet totally fun during the summer...so many people and all having a great time!
Fishing in so many places along this river.
Walking trails all along it as well.

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Deschutes River is beautiful and entertaining. Fish it's waters, hike it's shores all year long. Raft, boat, paddle, float or kayak many different sections.

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Access directly from our homes back yard. Kayak and Canoe all along the Deschutes.

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2 minutes away! We are located close to the La Pine State Park that has the Big Deschutes running threw it! You can ride your bikes from here!

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Scottsdale

The Deschutes River... enter right from our backyard at Riverfront Bend, enjoy kayaking, paddle boarding, floating or swimming the river. Everyone loves to float down the river to Drake Park - Grab the shuttle for $1 they will take you and your floaty a few miles up river so you can float back down again. A great way to explore Bend, float from the Old Mill District and end in Drake Park/Mirror Pond.

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San Francisco

Absolutely beautiful! The Deschutes River gently winds through the wooded landscape creating the perfect playground for animals and people alike. On the weekend you can spot fly fisherman, kayaks, paddle boards and beavers enjoying the crisp waters.

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Local from Bend

The reason the town is here. Fish, float, kayak, or just look at it, it is the centerpiece to one of America's very best towns.

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Brown Trout to 30 pounds from this river....want to know where and when....talk to me..

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Portland

The Bend Bungalow is just two blocks away from the river and Harmon Park-- with a walking bridge that goes through the park to old town. Lovely walk!

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Watch birds and ducks all day. The river is very clean and has clear water. There isn't a bad place on this river it is all beautiful and full of life.

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Terrebonne

Excellent water sports, kyaking, paddle boarding...just a short walk from our Broadway Cottage

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Redmond
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The gem of Central Oregon for whitewater rafting, kayaking, fishing, floating, hiking or just hanging out.

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So much fun to go tubing in the summer months!

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Local from Bend

Paddle Board
Kayak
Float
Explore

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Redmond

Popular for water sports, paddle boarding, rafting, and floating.

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Morro Bay

Kayak, Tube, swim, Fish

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Local from Bend
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