5 ways to rock your winter vacation in Bend

If you’re a fan of skiing and snowboarding, odds are good you’re already aware that Bend, Oregon, makes a killer place for a winter getaway. But whether or not you love strapping slippery boards to your feet and sliding down an incline, Bend still offers a dizzyingly diverse array of … Continue reading

6 ways to get ready for Mt. Bachelor’s opening day

The seasonal countdown has begun, and powder hounds around the Northwest are watching the weather and gearing up for opening day at the mountain with the highest skiable elevation in Oregon and Washington (uh, that’s Mt. Bachelor, in case you’re wondering). While the actual date is in the hands of … Continue reading

5 things to do before the snow flies in Bend, Oregon

Last week, Bend photographer Pete Alport was up at Mt. Bachelor to capture a few images of our first snowfall for the 2014-2015 season. Pretty as it was, I’m not ready to bust out my puffy coat and winter boots just yet. Here are five things we all need to … Continue reading

Mt. Bachelor’s Pond Skimming – Bend’s Marquis Event

The snowsports event Bend has been waiting (and training) for all year, the 8th Annual North American Pond Skimming Championships will be held on May 16th, at Mt. Bachelor’s West Village. Click here to witness Mt. Bachelor Pond Skimming at its best! The Pond Skim event is judged on three separate … Continue reading