Oregon Desert Trail

Central Oregon Spots Among “Trips of a Lifetime”

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SUP at Sparks Lake - Central Oregon

Outside Magazine writers travel the world to bring you amazing stories from literally every corner of the globe. So when the writers say somewhere is “The Best” we tend to take their word for it. In the 2014 Travel Awards “50 Trips of a Lifetime” Bend wins as the “Best SUP Getaway” and the Oregon Desert Trail ranks 2nd in “Best Desert Trip.” Take a look.

Ted Taylor
Ted Taylor
Ted Taylor manages COVA's digital content, media relations, PR and social media. He's an award-winning reporter and editor who has worked in newspaper and televisions newsrooms in Nebraska, Colorado, Arkansas and Oregon. A former assistant golf professional, Ted still loves to sneak in a quick 9, but you're more likely these days to find him on the mountain bike trails when he's not spending time with his family. He's called Bend home for 17 years.