Plan your next adventure with Bend, Oregon’s tour companies and discover a summer’s worth of adventures, activities, and wild west summer fun this year. Long summer days and cool nights are what makes Bend, Oregon such a special place. Here’s a just a snapshot of some of Bend, Oregon’s things to do in the summer.

Summer Fun in Bend Oregon

Amazing Scenic Helicopter Flights – With stunning snow-capped Cascade Mountain views to our left and right our helicopter pilots will take you and your friends on a year round scenic helicopter tour of Bend, Oregon “Beertown USA.” You’ll be thrilled by the iconic stacks of Bend’s Old Mill District, our all new Deschutes River Water Park, and other exciting sights from the air. On this scenic helicopter tour you’ll fly to our local lava flows at Lava Lands State Park a National Volcanic Monument where you’ll experience scenic views of over one million acres of pristine wild lands.

Rafting on The Deschutes – Grab your family and book a Big Eddy Rafting trip with Sun Country Tours. You’ll get wet and enjoy the views of the Deschutes River with a professional river guide. Read about the Big Eddy trip and other tours Sun Country offers in the Central Oregon Area.

Mountain Biking with Cog Wild – There are plenty of trails to ride just minutes away in Bend. Phil’s trail complex is located on Skyliner Road and there are several trails leaving from Wanoga Sno-park as well as the river trail. NW Forest pass is required at most trailhead parking lots. Reach out this summer to Cog Wild for complete trail support.

Outdoor Summer Concerts – Catch a show with a view at the premier outdoor concert venue in Central Oregon. Summer in Bend is not really summer until you have enjoyed a sunset on the lawn and some great music.


Summer tours, activities, things to do, in Bend Oregon.