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Bend is set in the middle of Oregon, making it accessible for travelers around the state. This once-obscure adventure travel mecca is a must-visit mountain town for anyone who loves the great outdoors. Hiking, biking, fishing—you name it, you’ll likely find it in Bend. Ski or snowboard at Mt. Bachelor, which boasts one of the longest Nordic seasons in the country. Dog sledding and snowmobiling are also popular. Enjoy the thriving food and drink scene after a thrilling day of exploring.