Ranches for sale in Bend, Oregon
Central Oregon is an outdoors lover’s paradise. With 300 days of sunshine a year, there are abundant recreational opportunities. There are 27 golf courses, and many are highly rated. Over 1.8 million acres of public land with miles of hiking and biking trails abound along the Deschutes River, in the foothills of the Cascades and into the alpine setting. In 2014, Bend, Oregon was labeled by Outside Magazine as the best getaway for stand up paddle boarding in the United States. Bend has grown significantly in the last 20 years, mostly due to the affordable real estate, sunny days, and year-round recreation.
The Bend area and Deschutes County in general are a blend of high-end resorts and amenities, agriculture and recreation. Bend has a population of 90,000 and is the cultural hub of Central Oregon with spas, world-class restaurants, and one of the largest concentrations of microbreweries in the United States. Events such as the High Desert Classic Horseshow, the Cascade Cycling Classic, the Balloons Over Bend Festival, the Annual Sisters Quilt Show and the Bend Summer Concert Series are all well known throughout the country.