Category: Winter

  • Things to Do in Sunriver During Christmas

    During winter, the mind fills with thoughts of falling snow, warm fires, tasty food, tantalizing drinks, and equally tempting gifts under the tree. Yes, December is truly a magical time of year.  You can experience the season’s magic here in Sunriver, Oregon. This area is renowned for its scenic beauty and fun outdoor activities throughout […]

  • Newberry Crater: Your Guide to a Winter Outing

    Photo Cred: US Forest Service Have you heard of the Newberry National Volcanic Monument? No? You’re not alone. Thankfully, this beautiful and geologically diverse area is still under the radar when it comes to winter visitors. The trip into the Newberry Crater, from 10-mile Sno-Park to Paulina Lake just so happens to be one of […]

  • Top Desert Destinations Near Sunriver, Oregon

    Pack a picnic, and take your family to these hotspots during your spring break in Sunriver, Oregon Spring can be an interesting time of year for mountain towns: Businesses and tourism slows down, the weather is variable, and a collective quiet settles over our little community. What many people don’t know is that spring is […]

  • Taking on Mt. Bachelor as a Family

    One Foot in the Snow … Spring break in central Oregon can feel like two vacations for the price of one. As one parent on TripAdvisor notes, April temperatures can range from the ‘60s to below freezing on the slopes and can touch 80 down in the valleys. It’s a place where you can get […]

  • Tips For Successful Skiing with Young Kids

    Here in Central Oregon, we love taking our families skiing in the winter. Mt. Bachelor is an amazing mountain, with tons of acreage and ample terrain for every skill level. However, taking a family ski trip for the first time can be tough.  If your kids are too young to be in ski school or […]

  • New Program: Special Sunriver Local Offers for Renters

    Cascara Vacation Rentals is more than a vacation rental company. Our guests benefit from free activities in and around the Sunriver area, helping you make the most of your stay here. We know Sunriver well, and we know the best activities this beautiful area has to offer year-round. You get one free pass per person […]

  • Ladies Day: Four Fun Things To Do With Your Friends in Sunriver, Oregon

    Here’s a statement that we can all agree on: family vacations are the best. Who doesn’t love an endless day playing in the sun, followed by lighthearted banter across a dinner table? Late-night talks, early-morning snuggles, and laughing under the stars brings every family closer together. But let’s get real for a second: vacations can […]