Cultus Lake Resort
Life Is Good At The Lake
Cultus Lake Resort near Bend, Oregon is a favorite Pacific Northwest destination for family vacations. Our resort has 23 rustic cabins, a general store where you can purchase anything from ice to cold beverages to fishing tackle, a BBQ restaurant where you can dine on house-smoked meats and fresh side dishes, a beautiful outdoor deck overlooking the lake, and a marina to moor your boat or Sea Doo and pontoon boat rentals for exploring the lake. Whether you are seeking a romantic wildnerness getaway for two, the perfect family vacation, or a fishing excursion with friends, Cultus Lake Resort offers a variety of activities including high-speed boating, jet skiing, freshwater fishing, kayaking, canoeing, hiking, biking and more!
Dining at Cultus Lake Resort
We’ve got BBQ all summer long! Enjoy home-cooked meals with fresh sides, house-smoked meats, beer, wine, and signature cocktails. We ask that large parties of 8 or more call us at 541-408-1560 to make a reservation, preferably with 24 hour notice. Click for Menus
The Cultus Lake Resort Marina has everything you need to explore the lake! We feature a wide variety of watercraft rentals such as motorboats, pontoon boats, kayaks, paddleboards, and jet skis. We also have a small private beach for use by Resort guests only. In addition, there is a larger public day-use area next door with a nice beach and public restrooms.
The lake is one of the few in the area that allows high-speed watercraft and is excellent for water skiing. At Cultus Lake Resort, we rent pontoon boats, Jet Skis, fishing motorboats, as well as several different types of non-motorized watercraft. We don’t have any high-speed watercraft for rent that you can use to tow skiers or tubes.
Reservations for Jet Ski’s and Pontoon Boats can be made below or by calling 541-408-1560.
Nestled within the majestic South Sisters Wilderness area, Elk Lake Resort offers outdoor recreational opportunities to guests year round. Summertime is the perfect time at Elk Lake! Paddleboarding, boating, fishing, hiking, fat tire biking or just hanging out in the Historic Lodge full service bar and restaurant amidst magnificent mountains, breathtaking landscapes, and scenic views.
Winter at Elk Lake Resort is filled with crisp sunny days, breathtaking scenery, and tons of fresh powder making it a favorite destination location for snowmobilers, snowshoers, cross country skiers or those coming in via Snowcat for a cabin stay or to enjoy any of our Winter activities.
Our Event sites offer some of the most majestic and pristine lakeside scenery in all of Central Oregon! We are a popular Wedding destination site year round with an Event team that will cater to your every need. Private corporate events, family reunions, large Holiday gatherings….we have you covered!
Amenities available at Elk Lake Resort:
6 Glamping Tents (Summer only)
Full Service Bar and Restaurant
Fat Tire Bike Rental
Wedding Destination/Full Service Event team
Snowcat TransportLocated on the Cascade Lakes Hwy, Elk Lake Resort is an all-season vacation spot. Beautiful mountain views of South Sisters, Broken Top and Mt. Bachelor. The restaurant at Elk Lake Resort continues their commitment to serving only the highest quality sustainable and locally grown foods.
Elk Lake Resort has rentals of kayaks, canoes and paddle boards. What a great way to spend a warm sunny day with the family. During the winter months, you can ski and snowmobile in for a stay or enjoy lunch or dinner. They also provide pick up service near Mount Bachelor for their winter guests. Be sure to put this winter escape on your short list.
Choose a cabin, deluxe home or campsite for your stay at beautiful Elk Lake!
Elk Lake Resort Restaurant continues our commitment to serving only the highest quality sustainable and locally grown foods. Our restaurant menu is constantly being updated, so come join us for some of Central Oregon’s finest home style meals.
Sunday: 9 a.m. – 6 p.m.
At Elk Lake Resort we continue to support our favorite Oregon Craft Brewers and Wine Makers. We serve fresh pints always on tap and a great selection of wines by the glass.
Elk Lake Resort offers numerous rotating choices of the finest handcrafted regional ales including, Boneyard Brewing Company, Cascade Lakes Brewing Company, Deschutes Brewery, Good Life Brewing, Sunriver Brewing, Wild Ride Brewing, Riverbend Brewing, Three Creeks Brewing, Worthy Brewing, and Bucha Buena Kombucha.
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One of Oregon’s most beautiful vacation destination spots
Good2Go is Sunrivers Headquarters for summer and winter fun! Good2Go has Sunriver’s largetst supply of watersports toys; old school river tubes, stand-up paddle boards, kayaks, canoes, rafts and more.
Good2Go offers private access to the Little Deschutes River for family friendly float trips floating through the historic Vandervert land and exclusive Crosswater Golf Course. Multiple trips are available on the Deschutes River with almost 40 miles of flat water to explore on trips ranging from 2 to 6 hours in length.
The Good2Go Deli can provide breakfast and lunch for your adventures or dine in at our sports themed deli in the Village at Sunriver.
Good2Go provides Sunriver’s largest fleet of snowmobile rentals, with over 250 miles of groomed trails to explore. Our knowledgeable staff can plan a route for a day of High Octane adventure. The Good2Go staff can also outfit any size group with sleds and snowshoes for exploring the local sled hills and wilderness trail systems that surround the area. To round out the seasons, Spring & Fall a great time to visit Good2Go with many “shoulder season” specials available.
Imperial River Company is located on the banks of the Deschutes River. We have breathtaking river views from our lodge rooms and outdoor dining areas. Whether you enjoy rafting, fishing, hunting, cycling or hiking, our Maupin lodge gives you easy access to every kind of outdoor adventure you could want.
Rafting Whitewater Adventure
When you choose to go whitewater rafting on the Deschutes with Imperial River Company, you choose to go first class. From our private put-in and expansive lunches to our friendly guides and staff photographers, we give you an experience you’ll remember for a lifetime! We provide high-quality rafting trips on the Deschutes River with certified guides, all while offering the best facilities and conveniences of any rafting company…period.
Lodging in Central Oregon has never been more relaxing. Rooms at Imperial River Company are designed with Oregon adventure and comfort in mind. We offer twenty-five riverside rooms with a distinctly high desert lodge feel. They are comfortable, well appointed and most have two beds. With over 1/4 mile of river frontage, we are ideally situated to provide you with convenient access for whatever your Deschutes River recreational activity might be. Enjoy yourself with You will enjoy the unsurpassed serenity right out the door, making it a perfect place for a relaxing stay.
Dining at our restaurant in Maupin is an experience you won’t soon forget. Whether you are searching for a relaxing drink on an outdoor patio, casual dining in a cozy restaurant, or a catered event, our delicious menu options bring unique High Desert cuisine to your table. Imperial River Company is known for fresh-cut steaks, born and raised on the Imperial Ranch, each cut is hand-selected for tenderness.
Meeting Conference Space
Would you like to book your event at Imperial River Company? We are happy to host weddings, family reunions, corporate retreats, and more in either our outdoor or indoor spaces. If you need catering, Chef Scott can create a custom menu, make recommendations, or do all the meal planning for your group.If we don’t already offer it, we can host and cater it. Book your meeting, wedding, conference, family vacation, or other events at Imperial River Company today!
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Actively relaxing on the banks of the Deschutes River in Maupin
Juniper Swim & Fitness Center – We have over 200+ group fitness classes per week in both land and in the water. All ages are welcome at Juniper Swim & Fitness Center. Youth ages 12-17 may attend fitness classes, but must complete the orientation with the instructor and have a signed parental waiver on file.
In group exercise, like all social settings, common courtesy calls for sensitivity to others. Please follow this etiquette when participating in group exercise classes: read out class etiquette agreement.
All classes are on a first come, first serve basis. Please check with your physician before beginning any exercise program. If you have any medical considerations (recent surgeries, knee, neck or back problems, etc.), be sure to inform your teacher beforehand. Please note that instructors may use both physical assists as well as verbal cues to help students attain proper form, alignment and position. Please notify the instructor before class begins if you do not want to be touched. You are encouraged to bring and drink water throughout your workout.
Managed by Bend Metro Park and Recreation District which maintains and operates more than 2,000 acres of developed and undeveloped parkland. That includes 74 parks/open spaces and 56 miles of trail. The District also offers over 770 recreation programs for all ages and abilities throughout the area and at the Juniper Swim and Fitness Center and the Bend Senior Center. Additionally, BMPRD produces the July 4th Festival & Pet Parade and the Original Central Oregon Pumpkin Festival.
State of the art facilities and quality fitness programs open to all ages
Hike the Tam-a-lau trail, swim, water ski or rent a houseboat at Lake Billy Chinook’s Cove Palisades State Park Marina. Lake Billy Chinook Houseboats are the perfect way to enjoy beautiful sunny Central Oregon, just three hours from Portland, with 75 miles of shoreline, lots of sun and a variety of fish including Kokanee, Bull Trout, Small Mouth Bass, Rainbow Trout, and German Browns.
Just 45 minutes North of Bend and located in the heart of sunny Central Oregon lies the houseboating, water skiing and fishing mecca known as Lake Billy Chinook. Fed by the Deschutes, Crooked and Metolius Rivers, Lake Billy Chinook is always full in the summer and offers three unique arms and over seventy two miles of shoreline. Cascade Mountain Vistas, basalt spires, soaring bald eagles and the steep canyon walls will awe you. Rent a Lake Billy Chinook Houseboat today and bring your family and friends for a memorable vacation.
Since fishing season on most water bodies starts in late April, that doesn’t mean there aren’t any other opportunities out there before then. Lake Billy Chinook, also referred to as Round Butte, is open year round. The Metolius arm of the river opens March 1. March and April is when anglers go after large bull trout. The largest bull trout taken at the reservoir was more than 23 pounds, which is a State record.
Premier Lake Billy Chinook Houseboats
Oregon Adaptive Sports provides life-changing outdoor experiences for individuals with disabilities. OAS offers year-round adaptive outdoor sports programs for individuals of all ages and abilities. If you or someone in your group/family is visiting Central Oregon and experiences a disability, OAS can empower you to experience the natural beauty and outdoor recreation that draw so many to our region. From skiing at Mt. Bachelor or Hoodoo to paddling among the Cascade Lakes, OAS has the adaptive sports equipment, staff, volunteers, and accessible transportation to create a successful outdoor experience for you!
Oregon Adaptive Sports is a Bend-based non-profit organization that provides life-changing outdoor experiences for individuals with disabilities. OAS’ year-round program include 10 different sports and activities for all ages and abilities. Oregon Adaptive Sports is working towards a day where all of Central Oregon is a model for a fully inclusive outdoor community.
Our programs are designed to accommodate a wide range of populations with different skill levels from never-evers to elite athletes.
Bend and all of Central Oregon are known far and wide for the plethora of warm weather activities available on the East side of the Cascades. Alpine lakes, wild and scenic rivers, towering basalt cliffs and old growth ponderosas await for you to hike, climb, bike, kayak or explore.
OAS offers a full slate of summer programs for youth and adults of various populations. OAS utilizes cutting edge adaptive equipment, accessible transportation, trained staff and volunteers to create the most fun and successful experience for each individual. Summer programs kick off May 30th and will run into September.
OAS offers a variety of summer programs at a variety of locations throughout Central Oregon. Programs are offered both on recurring schedules and available for private bookings. Most programs can accommodate a wide-range of ages and abilities, though some may or may not be suitable for certain individuals. To learn more about our summer program, please go to our Summer Page
The foundation of our program, OAS has been providing adaptive ski lessons for people with disabilities since 1996. Currently, OAS offers adaptive skiing and snowboarding at Mt. Bachelor and Hoodoo ski resorts as well as a range of Nordic/cross country ski and snowshoe opportunities throughout the area. OAS is proud to house cutting edge adaptive ski equipment to accommodate a wide range of abilities. Staff and volunteers are trained and often certified to work within several disciplines of adaptive winter sports. To learn more about our winter program, please go to our Winter Page.
Life-changing outdoor experiences for individuals with disabilities
The Oregon State Park system is one of the most popular in the United States. Every year, we serve an estimated 40 million daytime visitors (5th in the nation), and 2 million campers (8th in the nation). There are 224 state parks, including 55 campgrounds, open on 105,000 acres.
We also manage the Ocean Shore State Recreation Area. Many people reach the ocean shore by parking at a state park, but county and federal parks, businesses and private homes also lead to the ocean shore. No matter how you get there, the ocean shore covers all 362 miles of Oregon’s coast, making it one of the most remarkable public recreation settings in the United States.
Ouzel Outfitters has offered the finest whitewater rafting trips for families and charter groups since 1979. We offer 1/2- to three-day rafting adventures in Central Oregon on the McKenzie, Deschutes and North Umpqua Rivers. Transportation is included on all 1/2- and one-day McKenzie and Deschutes River trips.
We also offer three- to five-day vacation length wilderness trips on Oregon’s Wild & Scenic Rogue, Central Oregon’s John Day, Eastern Oregon’s Owyhee and Idaho’s Lower Salmon River. We are highly committed to the professionalism of our staff and to continually improving the organization, service and safety of our trips. We look forward to hosting you, your family and friends for a memorable rafting adventure.
Ouzel Guides Make all the Difference
Few river companies put as many resources into training, retraining and certification of their guide staff. Guides new to Ouzel must complete a competitive application and training process (regardless of their previous experience). Once training is complete, a long period of “apprenticeship” is required before being qualified to work. Returning guides are required to attend a 5-day training program where skills are refreshed, company standards re-iterated and new policies and procedures are introduced. Our guide staff are an extremely loyal and tight-knit group of professionals. With little turnover each year Ouzel maintains a high level of experience, tradition and teamwork. Our guides know our rivers, our trips and most importantly, our guests.
Oregon’s finest whitewater adventures since 1979
Come and ride the river with River Trails Rafting. We offer raft, kayak and SUP board rentals on The Deschutes River in Maupin, Oregon. We deliver to all the put-in sites and pick up at the end of your trip.
We also offer guided 1,2 or 3 day whitewater trips with our experienced guides. At River Trails Rafting we provide all food, equipment, camping gear and fun! We also outfit several hunters & fishermen with gear to utilize the river for hunting and fishing access.
We are located across the street from Maupin City Park – easy access from the river to our large parking lot and shop.
Time for a dip in the Deschutes! Do you want an adventure for any size group or family? At River Trails Rafting we have several trips available from multiple day to any one of 4 day trips. Our experienced guides will lead you down the river hitting thrilling rapids and beautiful swimming spots.
River Trails Rafting works with rafters and kayakers all over the Pacific Northwest to supply you with anything from straps and pumps to an extra set of oars.
Deschutes River Half-Day & Overnight Raft Adventures
ROW Adventures offers one to three-day trips on the Deschutes River in Central Oregon. With over 42 years of whitewater and adventure travel experience, exceptional guides and a commitment to conservation and stewardship, ROW Adventures is an excellent choice to help you explore the beauty of Central Oregon.
Leading the Pacific Northwest in outdoor and whitewater rafting adventures since 1979.
Surrounded by 370 acres of wetland wildlife habitat with South Sister as a scenic backdrop. Just 25 miles west of Bend, Sparks Lake is popular quick getaway for folks in town. The lake provides a stellar setting for weekday sunset dinners and weekend camping kayak trips with the South Sister towering 10,358 feet overhead. The views of Mt. Bachelor and Broken Top aren’t bad either. It’s a perfect place to take the family too, as the lake at its deepest point is just 10 feet deep yet provides some of the best trout fly fishing around.
The beautiful Ray Atkeson Memorial Trail is a short loop hike which takes you along the shore of Sparks Lake and meanders through lava flows and lodge pole pine forests. With its great views to the high cascades, this trail was named for Oregon’s long-time photographer Laureate, and is located in one of his favorite places.
Surrounded by 370 acres of wetland wildlife habitat with South Sister as a scenic backdrop. Just 25 miles west of Bend, Sparks Lake is popular quick getaway for folks in town. The lake provides a stellar setting for weekday sunset dinners and weekend camping kayak trips with the South Sister towering 10,358 feet overhead. The views […]
“Family Fun Rafting since 1979”. Sun Country Raft Tours makes vacations better and wetter, hand crafting Oregon rafting trips that suit your needs and exceed your expectations. Choose from a few hours to all day adventures on one of our three great rivers. Additionally offering Stand Up Paddle Boarding (Rentals and Lessons), River Tube Rentals, Two Day Raft Trips, & 3 and 7 Day “Unlimited Activity Passes”. Serving all of Central Oregon with locations convenient to Bend, Sunriver, Redmond and Sisters.
Sunriver Fitness & Aquatics is located in Sunriver, Oregon and offer 30,000sf of State-of-the-Art facilities available for your recreation and enjoyment. Whether you are vacationing in Sunriver or residing here we have amenities that will keep you and your family entertained.
We house the ONLY FlowRider in Oregon.
Flowriding (or Flowboarding) is a late-20th century alternative boardsport incorporating elements of surfing, bodyboarding, skateboarding, skimboarding, snowboarding and wakeboarding. Flowriders ride on artificial waves that are technically called “sheet waves”. Come and experience the FlowRider atSunriver Fitness & Aquatics
Come and experience: Indoor lap pool, kids wading pool, FlowRider or Flowboarding (The Ultimate Surf machine), hot tub, an organic cafe and lounge, VR (virtual reality games and videos), rock climbing gym, a strength-training floor, two cardio areas, free parking and an interactive child game room. Women’s and men’s facilities are separate and include lounge areas, lockers, showers and saunas.
Meeting Event Space
In addition to our sports and aquatic component Sunriver Fitness & Aquatics have an approximately 2000sf Gala Room available to Rent for private events. Celebrate your wedding, graduation, or have a weekend retreat with your friends. Our facilities are small enough to create an intimate ambience and with enough space to accommodate large parties.
State of the Art Sunriver Fitness Facility
Tucked away in the stately pines of Central Oregon’s high country, at the foot of the Cascade Mountains, Sunriver Resort is regarded as the Northwest’s finest year-round vacation. Sunriver Resort is the premier family, meeting, golf and spa destination. Sunriver is located on the dry side of the Cascade Mountains and generously spread over 3,800 acres.
Resort accommodations include 211 Lodge Village guest-rooms and suites complete with wood-burning fireplaces and private decks and more than 300 vacation homes and condominiums, ideal for families and larger parties. River Lodges (33 total) are elegant and spacious rooms along the Sun River between the Sunriver Lodge and the Great Hall Conference Center.
At the focal point of the Resort is the Sunriver Lodge. The Lodge captures the history of the area while highlighting the grandeur of the Great Northwest. This elegant showpiece provides a place to relax and enjoy the magnificent views and offers several dining options, entertainment, a specialty shopping experience and art gallery. Concierge, award-winning Meadows Golf Shop, meeting/banquet rooms and guest registration are located in the Sunriver Lodge. Located on the dry side of the Cascade Mountain range, Sunriver Resort offers a unique vacation experience for all ages. For a memorable golf outing, quality family vacation, that important corporate meeting, or a beautiful Oregon wedding, our facilities and services remain unmatched!
With more than 45,000 square feet of flexible meeting and banquet space, breakout sessions, meals, and exhibits are all in close proximity. The Resort earned a “Platinum Choice Award” as selected by the readers of Smart Meetings Magazine for Excellence in Achieving the Highest Standards in a Meeting Facility & Service in the Western Region, as well as “World’s Best Conference Resort” by Executive Travel and other meetings awards by Meetings & Conventions Magazine, Meetings and Incentives, and Meetings in the West.
Three 18-hole championship golf courses: Crosswater Golf Club, Meadows and Woodlands. Also available are the Meadows nine-hole putting course and Caldera 9-hole Links style par-3 course.
Savor the flavor of the west at any of Sunriver Resort’s restaurants: Carson’s American Kitchen, Crosswater Grille, Twisted River Tavern, Zeppa Bistro, Merchant Trader and the Spotted Frog.
The Sage Springs Club & Spa offers the latest in therapeutic body and beauty treatments. Club amenities include three indoor and four outdoor tennis courts; a two-lane, indoor lap pool; conditioning center and movement studio. Reservations: (541) 593-7891
Where Sunriver Resort sits now was some 60 years ago the home of Camp Abbot, where major training exercises and accomplishments were carried out by the Army Corps of Engineers during the time of World War II. To this day the history of our resort is memorialized through the dedication of the Besson Commons to the family of Camp Abbot’s founder, Colonel Frank. S. Besson.
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Offering great spaces for your golf outing, family vacation or meetings.
The SHARC is the premier aquatic and recreation facility located in the heart of Sunriver, Oregon. Brought to you by the Sunriver Owners Association. SHARC is an all-season center that offers heated indoor aquatics year-round and heated outdoor aquatics during the summer season! SHARC also offers a disc golf course, a winter tubing hill (select dates), a basketball court and fantastic events throughout the year.
The seasonal outdoor aquatic park offers waterslides, lazy river, sunbathing, tot pool and sand play area. The indoor pool and adult hot tub are available year round. The indoor pool offers shallow play area for tots, lap lanes and whirlpool. SHARC Bite Cafe offers a selection of refreshing poolside treats and drinks.
The SHARC is an amazing facility offering a multitude of activities:
All conveniently located on a 22-acre site between Beaver Drive and Overlook Road, bordered on the south by Theater Drive in Sunriver.
State-of-the-art aquatic facility in Sunriver
Let’s Play At Sunriver ToyHouse
Have SHARC Recreation Plus Passes? It provides you with access to the new SROA Boat Launch to park your car and exit/enter the river – Plus, your gear gets FREE EQUIPMENT SHUTTLE SERVICE from the New SROA Marina in Sunriver back to Sunriver ToyHouse. This free shuttle service for your rented hard body items – kayaks, SUPs, canoes, etc. is provided as a courtesy to Sunriver Owners and their Renters in possession of a current SROA Recreation Plus Pass (or owner’s card). If you have inflatables, please deflate them and return them to Sunriver ToyHouse by 5p or between 9-10am the following morning.
No SHARC Passes? No Worries – you can still have lots of fun. Leave a car in the Resort’s main marina parking lot for a flat $15 parking/river exit fee. We can not pick equipment up there, so deflate inflatables for transport and tie down hard body items. If your vehicle can not transport kayaks or SUPs, then you will want to consider the Big River put-in to Harper Bridge take out. This is a really great 3 hour paddle (4.5 hour float).
Only have one car? Borrow a courtesy car to drop your car off at your takeout point. Problem Solved!
Floating Down The Deschutes River? ToyHouse has floating Lounge Chairs with cup holders at $11 for a 24 hour rental! All Rentals are from 9am to 9-10am. Single Float Tubes for $14, Double Tubes with a cooler and storage on board – $25. We also have Islands for 4, 5 or 6 adults with some children – complete with netting, back rests, cup holders.
Want to Try Out A Stand Up Paddle Board? Stand Up Paddle Board (SUPs) rates start as low as $42 a full 24 hour day. Sunriver ToyHouse also has Stand Up Paddle Boards rated for up to 350 pounds.
Time for a Jet Ski Day? We have several jet skis with a trailer and stinger, ranging from $69 a day to $209 a day. We’ve got what you want and we’ve got what you need. Take a Floating Island to Cultis Lake for the day with your Jet Ski – the island works as a base for those waiting to ski.
Taking a Day at The Lake? Elk Lake Resort has music (and food service) every Saturday Night through the Summer. So you can spend the day at the lake and end your great day with music and dinner overlooking the lake. We have all sorts of water play toys for a fun day at one of the many lakes nearby. 12V pumps available for on-site inflation of inflatable toys.
Need More Bikes? ToyHouse will drop them off the morning after you arrive and pick them up on the day you depart. So come by and make your selections, then we can deliver them between 8-10AM to your home or you can just take them with you. We make your Sunriver Vacation Toy Rentals Fun and Simple.
A deep basin, alpine lake located 15 miles northwest of Sisters and five miles east of Santiam Pass providing all types of water recreation activities. It’s a deep and clear lake surrounded by a mixed confier forest. Motorized and non motorized boats are allowed here, giving greater access to anglers hoping to nab a kokanee, brown trout or whitefish. There’s plenty of room for fisherman share the pristine 253-acre lake with water skiers and kayakers. Plenty of hiking and horseback trails are available in the area, as are nearly 100 campsites near every shore.
A deep basin, alpine lake located 15 miles northwest of Sisters and five miles east of Santiam Pass providing all types of water recreation activities. It’s a deep and clear lake surrounded by a mixed confier forest. Motorized and non motorized boats are allowed here, giving greater access to anglers hoping to nab a kokanee, brown trout […]
The Suttle Lodge & Boathouse is a rustic resort on the shore of Suttle Lake in the Deschutes National Forest near Sisters, Oregon.
The original 15.5-acre property is comprised of a large timber lodge with guest rooms, fully equipped lakeside cabins, rustic camping cabins, and a boathouse restaurant with a dock and provision shop. Versions of this resort have been in continuous operation since the 1930’s. The style is a subversive embrace of the Pacific Northwest campground – a relaxed Cascade forest lodge as imagined by a gently debauched scout troop. The focus is on public social spaces: convivial gathering places grounded in the bounty of Oregon food and drink and geared towards the activities and beauty of a forest lake.
Suttle Lodge & Boathouse is a year-round retreat with a camp-like feel, there will be canoe, kayak and SUP rentals, hiking, fishing, swimming, a beer garden and lawn games, arts-and-crafts workshops, music events, a huge roaring fireplace to read or sip bourbon by; snowshoe and Nordic ski trails, nearby hot springs, and a downhill ski slope- HooDoo is just ten minutes away.
If your are visiting Suttle Lodge & Boathouse, you will find breakfast, lunch and dinner and the Boathouse also serves beer, wine and coffee. We even sell groceries, provisions, souvenirs; boat rentals, kayaks, canoes, and SUPS. We are open from sun up to sun down.
We are a short drive into world-class golf at Black Butte Ranch. There you will find the Big Meadow and Glaze Meadow golf courses, just waiting for you to bring your friends and family and play golf. The nearby town of Sisters sports wild-west store fronts for their main street and down-home hospitality.
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Beautiful rustic resort on the shores of Suttle Lake
Locally owned Tumalo Creek has been creating memories and sharing adventures with families and individuals for two decades. Go kayaking or paddleboarding right from our backyard. Take a half-day or full-day guided tour with one of our experienced and charismatic guides, or hone your skills or learn a new skill with our beginner and intermediate classes for flatwater kayaking, paddle boarding, or whitewater. We even offer kids camps and after school programs to get the little out on the water.
Tumalo Creek focuses heavily on safety, river stewardship and supporting our local community. 5% of our profits are given back to the community by supporting environmental organizations dedicated to the preservation of Central Oregon’s waterways.
We can’t wait to get out on the water with you and share your adventures, and if you are going at it alone please still share it with us by tagging us on your social posts @tumalocreek!
Rentals, Guides, Classes in Bend and Sunriver
EASY SHUTTLE SERVICED FLOAT THROUGH BEND OLD MILL DISTRICT!
Looking for a convenient and easy way to float the historic Old Mill District on the Deschutes River in Bend, Oregon? Just head to the Bend Park & Float, adjacent to Bend Parks and Recreation Pavilion and a stone’s throw from the Bend Whitewater Park. Tumalo Creek Park & Float Kiosk is your one stop river tube rental shop. Life jackets are provided with each purchase. Shuttle passes are also available with your river tube rental purchase
Locally owned Tumalo Creek has been creating memories and sharing adventures with families and individuals for two decades. We focus heavily on safety, river stewardship and supporting
Rentals, Guides, Classes in Bend and Sunriver
KAYAK AND STANDUP PADDLEBOARD RENTALS RIGHT ON THE RIVER!
Looking for a convenient and easy way to get on the historic Old Mill District on the Deschutes River in Bend, Oregon? Just head to the Tumalo Creek Kiosk at Riverbend Park next to Bend Parks and Recreation headquarters. We are your one-stop kayak and paddleboard rental shop. Life jackets and paddles are provided with each rental.
Locally owned Tumalo Creek has been creating memories and sharing adventures with families and individuals for two decades. We focus heavily on safety, river stewardship and supporting our local community. 5% of our profits are given back to the community by supporting environmental organizations dedicated to the preservation of Central Oregon’s waterways.
We can’t wait to get out on the water with you and share your adventures, and if you are going at it alone please still share it with us by tagging us on your social posts @tumalocreek!
KAYAK & STANDUP PADDLEBOARD RENTALS RIGHT ON THE RIVER!
This angler’s paradise is the largest of the Cascade Lakes. The reservoir is more than 11,000 acres and features kokanee and coho salmon, rainbow trout and is known by fisherman as the best place in Oregon to catch brown trout. Motorized and non-motorized boats are allowed at Wickiup, which is also one of the region’s best wildlife viewing sites for nesting and migrating birds.
This angler’s paradise is the largest of the Cascade Lakes. The reservoir is more than 11,000 acres and features kokanee and coho salmon, rainbow trout and is known by fisherman as the best place in Oregon to catch brown trout. Motorized and non-motorized boats are allowed at Wickiup, which is also one of the region’s […]