Pet-friendly Sunriver rentals

Pet-Friendly Sunriver Rentals | Dining and Recreation with Your Dog

For many visitors to Sunriver, the vacation isn’t complete without every member of the family — furry, four-legged friends included. At Sunset Lodging, we have a variety of pet-friendly Sunriver rentals to meet your lodging needs and accommodate your canine … Read More

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River Rafting in Sunriver, Oregon | Summer Activites to Fuel Your Vacation

At Sunset Lodging, we’re frequently asked for recommendations on summer activities and the tour companies that offer these amazing experiences. River rafting in Sunriver, Oregon, has been a favorite pastime for both locals and visitors to the region. River rafting … Read More

Pacific Crest Endurance Sports Festival 2019

Are You Ready For the Pacific Crest Endurance Sports Festival 2019?

Sunriver’s official kickoff to summer is quickly approaching and we’re getting excited for Pacific Crest Endurance Sports Festival 2019. This annual event brings thousands of visitors to Sunriver to compete and cheer on their loved ones the last weekend in … Read More

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Explore the Beauty of Central Oregon with a Helicopter Tour

You’ve run, biked, hiked, walked, moto-ed, snowmobiled and skied as much Sunriver and Central Oregon terrain as possible. From Benham Falls to the top of Smith Rock, you’ve found beautiful locales all throughout the area. But have you seen it … Read More

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Visit Mt. Bachelor This Summer for Great Mt. Biking, Sunset Dinners and More

Many of our guests plan their Sunriver winter vacations around visiting Mt. Bachelor for the miles of skiable terrain. Whether you prefer one or two boards strapped to your feet, Mt. Bachelor offers memorable and exciting winter adventures year after … Read More

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Events and Activities in Sunriver During Spring Break 2019

It’s that time of year — kids are out of school for the week and families begin to flock to Sunriver to enjoy great spring skiing conditions and sunshine in the high desert. At Sunset Lodging, we want to make … Read More

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Spend Presidents’ Weekend 2019 Skiing and Snowboarding at Mt. Bachelor

This February, it seems the entire Pacific Northwest has been hit with a series of major storms that have led to snow piling up in Portland and Seattle as well as here in Central Oregon. The upcoming weather forecast for … Read More

Sunriver summer events

Plan Ahead to Attend These Sunriver Summer Events 2019

With fresh snow in the forecast in Sunriver, it’s hard to wrap your mind around summer vacation, sunshine and days spent relaxing at the SHARC. Despite the pristine conditions at Mt. Bachelor, and believe us – it’s good and you … Read More

Snowshoeing near Sunriver

Walking in a Winter Wonderland | Snowshoeing Near Sunriver

Winter is upon us in Sunriver and that means plenty of opportunities for outdoor recreation and snow worshipping. Many of our guests come for the excellent riding conditions and miles of terrain at Mt. Bachelor, which celebrates 60 years this … Read More

Christmas Vacation in Sunriver

How Will You Spend Your Christmas Vacation in Sunriver?

We spend a good amount of time in the fall preparing for Christmas vacation in Sunriver, readying our homes for a lifetime of memories to be created among visiting families. We’re ready for the snow and Christmas camaraderie, now we … Read More

horseback riding in Sunriver

Horseback Riding in Sunriver and Seasonal Sleigh Rides at Sunriver Stables

With winter upon us, horseback riding in Sunriver may not be at the top of your to-do list while visiting our quiet mountain town. While you may not be ready to jump on the back of a horse for a … Read More

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Fun and Friendship — Plan Your Sunriver Girls Weekend

Many occasions call for a fun Sunriver girls weekend — bachelorette parties, ski trips, sorority house reunions, new babies, or simply reconnecting with old friends. Friendships should be celebrated and Sunriver offers the perfect backdrop for your girls trip reunion … Read More

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Mt. Bachelor Season Passes Now On Sale | Plan Your Winter Vacation

With the inevitable end of summering nearing, we’re prepping for the winter season and getting excited about skiing and snowboarding with the Mt. Bachelor Season Passes sale on now. People have been drawn to Sunriver and Mt. Bachelor for 60 … Read More

sunriver fall events

Plan a Fall Sunriver Getaway During These Great Events

You love Sunriver in the summer — taking out the paddleboards, riding bikes through the paved paths and trails and sharing a bottle of rose on the patio with family. You also love Sunriver in the winter — skiing and … Read More

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10 Reasons to Rebook Your Sunriver Vacation Home For Summer 2019

We know, you just arrived or recently departed from your Sunriver summer vacation and 2019 seems a long ways off, but now is the best time to rebook your Sunriver vacation home. While the memories of family bocce ball games, … Read More

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Sunriver Food Cart Lot, Elkibou’s, Opens in the Business Park Near Sunset Lodging

Over the last couple of years, Bend has experienced somewhat of a food cart boom. The trend started with the addition of The Lot on Bend’s Westside and ever since various food cart pods and shelters have popped up throughout … Read More

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Your Guide to Floating the Deschutes River in Sunriver Like a Pro

The temperatures have started to rise and the calendar tells us it’s officially summer in Central Oregon. When visiting Sunriver, many guests immediately flock to the SHARC for their outdoor pools, hot tub, kids activities and more. For others, the … Read More

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Plan Your Sunriver Memorial Day Weekend Adventures

After what some may consider a lackluster winter, we’re ready to get outside and enjoy the splendor of Central Oregon. Memorial Day Weekend in Sunriver kicks off the summer season with the first taste of relaxation and recreation. Whether you … Read More

sunriver family reunion

Start Planning Your Sunriver Family Reunion Today

As summer approaches, many of us start to plan our vacations. Summer is the perfect time to plan a Sunriver family reunion with your loved ones near and far. With a bevy of outdoor activities to choose from, as well … Read More

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No Snow? No Problem! Enjoy a Different Style of Winter Wonderland in Sunriver

While we know for many of our guests, the big draw to coming to Sunriver in the winter stems from skiing and snowboarding at Mt. Bachelor. With minimal snowfall in Sunriver this season, you may be reconsidering a winter adventure … Read More

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Looking for Sunriver Dining Options This Winter Break? Try The Wallow

We know the situation. You’re coming down from Mt. Bachelor and you’re starving. You’ve called to see how long pizza delivery is and you’ve got a wait. You remember from last year that trying to go into many of the … Read More

sunriver christmas vacation

10 Can’t Miss Activities to Enjoy During Your Christmas Vacation in Sunriver

It’s getting to be that time of year. The lights are twinkling, the chairlifts are running and hundreds of visitors plan to ascend upon Sunriver for a memorable Christmas vacation. While exchanging gifts, hitting the mountain and enjoying the snow … Read More

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Ski All Day, Work All Night – Work Remote from Sunriver This Winter

While not everyone has the luxury of being able to work from anywhere in the world, if you’re one of the fortunate few who have that option, working remote from Sunriver may be the best way to spend your winter. … Read More

sunriver culture

More Than Outdoors – Enjoy Central Oregon and Sunriver Culture

For many of our guests, the outdoors beckon them to Sunriver for the world-class recreation and stunning landscapes. While we love the great outdoors, there’s more to Sunriver and Central Oregon than sports and recreation. When the arts rank high … Read More

snow at mt bachelor

Spend This Weekend Enjoying the Fresh Snow at Mt. Bachelor

Mt. Bachlelor announced today they will be open this weekend, September 23-24, for visitors to enjoy the mountain in its snow-covered prime and majesty. The last couple months of summer were filled with smoke not only in the mountains, but … Read More

sunriver winter vacation

Plan Your Sunriver Winter Vacation Today

Fall may only be just beginning, but there’s no better time to make reservations for your Sunriver winter vacation. We’ve been thinking about winter, as Mt. Bachelor currently has season passes and four-day passes on sale (and snow falling in … Read More

visit sunriver in fall

7 Reasons to Visit Sunriver in the Fall

Living in Sunriver, we know there are more than seven reasons to visit, but we’ve gathered together our favorites to give you an insider’s guide to an autumn getaway. After the hustle and bustle of the summer season settles, many … Read More

oregon eclipse weekend in sunriver

Planning for Your Oregon Eclipse Weekend in Sunriver

Throughout Central Oregon, individuals, businesses and visitors have been preparing for the Oregon Eclipse. NASA named Madras as the ideal place in the state to view the total solar eclipse, with peak totality (or the amount of darkness) running about … Read More