Here’s what makes Outdoor City USA different than other sports festivals. If you love to ride, run, climb or hike, there’s great stuff waiting for you here, no matter what your age or proficiency level.
Beginners to professional athletes, kids to octogenarians. Competitive, enthusiast, just-for-fun; solo, group, family, we built the Outdoor City for you. We even made it dog-friendly, both in our huge dog park and on-leash everywhere else.
The Big Idea here is not just cool stuff to see (although there’s plenty of that, from the events themselves to hand-on skills clinics to the Expo, plus local foods, and beverages from our friends at 10 Barrel Brewing and selected Oregon wineries). But there’s also great stuff for everyone to do here…and all of it every bit as challenging as you want to make it.
It’s easy to get to the Outdoor City. Our Mt Bachelor festival venue is just 20 miles north of the city of Bend, which is a day’s drive from many locations in the Western US.
American Airlines, Alaska Air, Delta Air, United and United Express all offer daily non-stop flights to/from Denver, Los Angeles, Phoenix, Portland, San Francisco, Salt Lake City, Seattle and Chicago. Delta, Sun Country Airlines will be adding service from RDM to LAS in September 2019.
ProTip: Be sure to check new reduced bike travel fees from participating selected airlines.
Stay in Bend. From world-class resorts and cosmopolitan boutique hotels to cozy bed-and- breakfasts, vacation homes, condominium rentals and even luxury camper van rentals, Bend offers the perfect lodging accommodations for every visitor and every budget. Plus the downtown scene, culture and nightlife in Bend makes it one of the top-rated fun towns in the US. Click here to go to visitbend.com for details and bookings.
Stay on The Mountain. Mt Bachelor offers affordable RV, trailer camper and tent camping including hookups.It’s easy fun, and right in the middle of the Outdoor City action. Check the Mt Bachelor website for details, fees and reservations.
Great Times In Bend.
Great Times In Bend. Dubbed the “outdoor playground of the West,” Bend is world famous for its outdoor pursuits and pristine beauty. You can catch an art exhibit, dine at award-winning restaurants, spoil yourself at one of our many spas, or trek the legendary Bend Ale Trail, the largest beer trail in the West. Bend makes a great spot for family-friendly fun as well, from cool cave tours in some of Bend’s ancient lava tubes to watching raptors soar at the High Desert Museum. Full details are available on The Visit Bend web page.
More to Explore in Central Oregon.
More to Explore in Central Oregon. Central Oregon is home to the cities of Bend, Redmond, Sisters, La Pine, Prineville, and Madras and the resort community of Sunriver. Adventures unfold effortlessly on clear waters, corduroy runs, and world-class fairways. Summer escapades in the warm desert air will set your spirit free. Float pristine lakes and rivers, breathe in fragrant forest air and rediscover what thrills you. Check the Visit Central Oregon website for more.