Bend Oregon

Taryn's Wreckreation Guide: No Lines In Bend

POWERED BY VISIT BEND I won't lie to you - I am a very impatient person! Especially when I'm hungry. Yes, I tend to get hangry, and I am sorry if I ever said anything mean to you while in such a state. One of the reasons I love Bend, Oregon is the fact that they don't make you wait for the fun, the...
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Taryn's Wreckreation Guide: Mt. Bachelor Beckons

POWERED BY VISIT BEND If you've ever read my Wreckreation Guide before or stumbled upon any of my weekend adventures on social media, it's pretty clear that I'm a cold-weather person! I grew up in a family of winter-lovers - my mom and dad are skiers, my brother and youngest sister are snowboarders...
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Taryn's Wreckreation Guide: Craft Brews & Snow Shoes

POWERED BY VISIT BEND Getting out of town for a winter getaway is one of my favorite things to do this time of year, and with Bend Oregon SO close by, you'll have an absolute blast heading there for a few days of Craft Brews & Snow Shoes! Just a quick flight from Seattle or a scenic 6-hour...
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Taryn's Wreckreation Guide: My Mount Rushmore of IPAs

POWERED BY VISIT BEND As a shameless IPA snob, I am asked CONSTANTLY which are my favorite. If you're an adventurous beer drinker like me, you know those top slots change frequently as you sample new suds. With the impressive, almost overwhelming growth we've seen in the world of craft and micro...
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Taryn's Wreckreation Guide: Spend Thanksgiving on the Bend Ale Trail

POWERED BY VISIT BEND I just had a thought... next week is Thanksgiving, and a lot of folks have some vacation days in there. It's the PERFECT opportunity to head to Oregon and tackle the Bend Ale Trail . You have family coming into town? Great! Bring 'em along! Download the Bend Ale Trail App...
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Taryn's Wreckreation Guide: Misery Ridge at Smith Rock

POWERED BY VISIT BEND Bend is such a beautiful place to visit this time of year, not just because of the Bend Ale Trail , but because of the gorgeous, sweeping landscapes and the recreation that surrounds them. Not if, but WHEN you head south to Visit Bend , I want you to make sure and make a stop...
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Taryn's Wreckreation Guide: Babes, Beers, & Bend

What a weekend! My girlfriend Catherine is getting married in July, so Friday through Sunday I was in Bend, OR for her Bachelorette Party. Shout out to her girlfriend Sarah who researched and found Brasada Ranch , where 14 of us stayed in two GORGEOUS cabins at the resort. This place was INSANE and...
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