Video-based Adventure Guide
Adventure Guru is a video-based adventure guide for everyone… EVERYONE. Whether you have a garage full of gear, or simply a pair of sneakers and a curious spirit, the goal is to get you outside. Nature is medicine, and the pharmacy is open.
“I noticed that it was really hard to find the best outdoor activities near me…” said founder, Shannon Enete. The solution involves quick, fun-inducing, videos that portray the terrain, accessibility, conditions and everything else from start to finish.
Shannon also noticed that outdoor recreation has a diversity problem. Most resources focus on the same narrow demographic, young elite athletes with the latest equipment in remote locations. What about everyone else? “I want people around the world to see themselves on my platform. Every size, color, age, sexuality, and ability (both cognitive and physical) will be represented on Adventure Guru.” One of the ways we will accomplish this is through the Regional Guru program (www.adventure-guru.org/joinus
Join Adventure Guru today and change the world one adventure at a time.
At Adventure Guru, we are actively seeking partners to build and eco-education for our upcoming online learning platform. We’re especially excited about collaborations with education-related and eco-friendly nonprofits, and experts in biology, oceanography, biomimicry, energy, and chemistry to name a few. There will be 3 facets to Adventure Guru University: ECO Education, Wilderness Survival and Adventure Skills. Please contact us at Adventure Guru.
Adventure Guru is changing the world and we need your help! We want every type of person (size, shape, color, age, sexuality, ability, etc) to represent the beauty of humanity and inspire those like you to get outside and enrich their lives.
GEAR NOT REQUIRED
Nature takes you just as you are and so do we. Film your outdoor fun (trails, lake, river, beach, castle, cliff diving, mountain biking, etc) on your smartphone or action camera, then submit the videos here to help us change the world one adventure at a time. It’s super easy, just click the link or icon.
Choose from one of our several Bend Photo Tours offered daily, sign up for a theme specific Photo Workshop or Expedition (updated throughout the year), expand your photo education with our Lectures or get one-on-one attention with our Photo Tutoring.
Whether you’re a professional photographer, expert novice, or prefer to have us photo document your tour, our expertly skilled photographers can guide you to all the amazing photo-ops throughout Bend’s beautiful Deschutes County. We are conveniently located at Bend Tour Company, in the Old Mill District for ease.
From novice to expert, we can always continue to expand our photography skills. Bend Photo Tours creates a photography experience highlighting the amazing Central Oregon landscape, while our expert photographers provide guidance on how to enhance the way you capture the Beauty of Bend.
Choose from our several picturesque tours or we can work with you on creating a tour that caters to your photographic needs.
Get one on one support with your photography questions and camera inquiries. One of our expert photographers at Bend Photo Tours will work with you on your specific needs and get you to a place where you feel comfortable working your camera, and understanding the fundimentals and artistic aspects of shooting.
Pricing: $95 per hour up to 2 people
Want to take home stunning photos of you with epic Central Oregon as the background…we can capture that for you! Book one of our several Photo Shoot Tours in and around picture perfect Bend. Call Bend Photo Tours today!
The Bend Tour Company offers Segway Tours, E-Cruiser Tours, E-Bike Tours, Heli-Tours, Ale Trail & Beer Taps Tours, Art Safari and Sunset Spectacular Tours. The Bend Tour Company offers informative and entertaining explorations of Bend’s past and present. The tours highlight Bend’s great history, and its wonderful sights and attractions, exceptional restaurants and unique shopping opportunities.
Guided tours take guests past the many historic homes and buildings throughout Bend’s Old Mill Quarter, Downtown and West Side neighborhoods. Guests glide along the magnificent Deschutes River and through the beauty of Farewell Bend, McKay and Drake Parks and around and over exquisite Mirror Pond. Did we mention you get to ride a SEGWAY?
Our Sunset Spectacular Tours are just that… SPECTACULAR! The tours include all of the great history, sights, shops, restaurants, breweries and attractions included in many of our other tours, plus stunning views of our incredible summer sunsets over Oregon’s magnificent Cascades mountain range! Choose to experience the Summer Spectacular Tours on our SEGWAYs, Cycle ‘Rounds, E-Cruisers, or Electric Bikes. You simply can’t go wrong with these tours!
Electric Bike Tours: Our partners Bend Electric Bikes and Let It Ride Pedego Bikes – Mount our Electric Bikes and experience the heart of Bend as you travel through the parks and along the river from the saddle of one of our super comfortable Pedego electric bikes and Bend Electric Bikes. Your tour guide will take you places that most don’t see as you enjoy the ride on your electric cruiser style bikes learning where to shop, dine and play in sunny Central Oregon. You’ll enjoy the sights of Downtown Bend, the Old Mill District, beautiful nature trails along the river, historic Drake Park and all of the award winning breweries along Bends famous Ale Trail.
Big Mountain Heli Tours: Known as the “outdoor playground of the West,” our town is world famous for both its outdoor pursuits and its pristine beauty – but that’s just half of the story. Bend has a second, unlimited, playground that starts at 10,000 feet. It’s a place of unparalleled vistas that stretch for miles, sunsets that take your breath away, millions of years of volcanic history, and unfettered access to remote and unusual locations in the Central Oregon high desert. Big Mountain Heli Tours, in partnership with Bend’s premier flight school, Leading Edge Aviation, is staffed by highly experienced commercial pilots and mechanics who have a passion for flying helicopters in and around Bend’s big blue mountain playground. Big Mountain Heli Tours was created to showcase the very best of Bend and Central Oregon to the estimated 3 million guests who visit us each year.
The unparalleled mobility of the Eco-friendly tours from Bend Tour Company offers groups to glide safely along the pathways of Bend, providing a truly entertaining and unique sightseeing experience with extraordinary access to everything that Bend has to offer!
Segway, E-Bike, Heli Tours, Art Safari, Beer Tap Tours
National Geographic Photographer
Fine Art Images of Nature & Natural History, Photo Workshops