59800 U.S. 97, Bend, OR 97702
Discover the natural world and cultural history of the West’s High Desert through artful exhibits, alluring animals, engaging programs and meaningful history.
Situated in scenic Central Oregon, Jefferson County is a blend of industry, agriculture and recreation. Residents enjoy panoramic mountain vistas, countless recreational opportunities and friendly people. The county offers a slower pace, yet is close to the larger city amenities available in Bend and Portland.
Every September, the Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife sponsors pheasant hunts across the state for young hunters under the age of 17.
Enter the wonderful world of Archaeopteryx, a famous fossil that has informed our current understanding of birds and flight. Six renowned artists from around the world bring this iconic “missing link” back to life in this beautiful, interactive exhibition.
Right off the side of highway 97 is an alpaca haven known as Crescent Moon Ranch. You’ve probably driven by the 42-acre property on the way from Redmond to Terrebonne, but if you haven’t stopped, you’re missing out!
Some of the most intriguing natural wonders in our state are only a short drive from Central Oregon. Like Fort Rock, a volcanic landmark that jets up 200 feet out of the desert about 70 miles southeast of Bend.
In this Destination Oregon segment, Mackenzie Wilson takes us there to check out the other big attraction, the Fort Rock Homestead Village Museum.
Bend Film Festival is a celebration of independent films. Come watch documentaries, short film and indie films in Bend, Oregon!
Craft beer is a $21 billion industry in the U.S. and Oregon ranks 8th overall in production. Mackenzie Wilson sat down with the brewmaster of Deschutes Brewery to talk about how they know when it’s the right time to create a new brew, and what inspires the perfect name.
The Old Mill District invites you for a marvelous shopping, dining and entertainment experience; filled with diverse culinary options, the steeped history of the pine mills or the latest blockbuster.