Central Oregon is an ideal destination for outdoor-minded families, and the Sunriver area south of Bend has scores of vacation rentals that offer spacious comfort and access to the region’s many recreational offerings. From cycling along the Deschutes River and hiking on lava fields to skiing and snowboarding at Mt. Bachelor, there’s so much to do here. The region has a sizzling food and beverage scene, abundant shopping and excellent museums, too. Here’s a list of good base camps near Bend, Oregon – bookable on Culture Trip.