Category: Vacation Guide

  • Why You Should Stay in Sunriver Instead of Bend for Your Central Oregon Vacation

    Sunriver and Bend are near each other, and both offer easy access to the beautiful nature that Central Oregon is known for, but they are different in key ways that can significantly impact your next trip.  Here are a few of the top benefits of Sunriver worth remembering.  Sunriver Is Smaller, Quieter, and More Peaceful […]

  • The 8 Best Restaurants in Sunriver

    Sunriver is known for its spectacular scenery and outdoor recreation, but it also serves up a broad range of delicious meals to satisfy any taste and budget. This area has everything from casual cafés and brewpubs to fine dining, and in this article, we introduce you to a few of the best.   The Food at […]

  • Activities During Thanksgiving in Sunriver

    Sunriver Thanksgiving Activities in 2022  If you plan to spend Thanksgiving in Sunriver, you are in for a treat —and we don’t just mean tasty food. The city and surrounding areas offer numerous activities to ring in Turkey Day that the whole family will love. You can also still enjoy many of the regular activities […]

  • Sunriver FAQs

    Where Is Sunriver Oregon Located? Sunriver is a residential and resort community located 15 miles south of Bend, Oregon. It sits within Deschutes County on the eastern side of the Deschutes River. The town contains and is surrounded by eye-catching natural and human-made scenery and offers plenty of activities for people of all ages, making […]

  • 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 […]

  • Spending Summer in Sunriver

    It may still be winter, but that means it’s the perfect time to start planning your summer vacation in Sunriver. If you’re interested in visiting Sunriver, then you’ve probably already done some research. You know that there are gorgeous views, countless trails, and a plethora of places to eat and drink. You can find more […]

  • 2020 Holiday Vacation: Your Ultimate Booking Guide

    If you have anything in common with most other Americans right now, you’re feeling the bite of the travel bug and the resulting insatiable wander-itch. We at Cascara have seen this first-hand: We’ve been booked solid ever since the green light was given for overnight stays in our gorgeous little town of Sunriver, Oregon. In […]

  • Winter in Sunriver and Central Oregon

    When you think about where you may want to spend your winter months, central Oregon is probably not the first place that pops into your head. Even if you are the type of person who would rather be in a colder place than a warmer one in winter, when you are brainstorming snowy getaway spots, […]

  • Why We Love Sunriver

    Sunriver, Oregon, is a resort town in the Deschutes River valley, a snaky watershed that divides the Eastern Cascades volcanic zone from the high desert in the east. It’s a dry landscape, dotted from the air with those surreal circular crop fields that look like the work of UFOs. To the west, the Deschutes National […]

  • Cost Effective, Family Friendly Vacations in Central Oregon

    One of the biggest questions parents have is how can you take your children along with you on vacation and still make it fit the budget? It can be hard to balance your wallet when you’re trying to create a trip that will be fun for you and your kids. Sunriver offers countless options that […]