Washington, Oregon & the Pacific Northwest - Central Oregon & the Oregon Cascades (PDF Chapter)
This is the Central Oregon & the Oregon Cascades chapter from Lonely Planet’s Washington, Oregon & the Pacific Northwest guidebook.
Love mountain tops? Well, that’s what Central Oregon and its Cascades are all about. You can practically skip your way from peak to snowy peak here, from Mt Hood, to Jefferson, to Bach-elor, to Three-Fingered Jack and the lovely Sisters volcanoes.
- hike and camp in Mt Hood’s wonderfully forested foothills, with a view of the snowy silhou-ette
- carve powder at Timberline Lodge, Oregon’s iconic resort
- photograph summer wildflowers at Three Sisters Wilderness
- restaurants & accommodation
Coverage includes: Mt Hood, Maupin & the Lower Deschutes River, Mt Jefferson & the Metolius River, Sisters, Bend, Cascade Lakes, Willamette Pass.
You are viewing a Regional GuideWhat is a Regional Guide?
Heading to a popular region within a country? These guides provide the extra depth and detail you need. Following the same format and style as our Country and Multi-country guides, they help you get under the area’s skin to discover its defining characteristics, like its cuisine, markets, culture and festivals.
- Create your perfect trip with our planning tools and suggested itineraries
- Our experts uncover hidden gems to make your visit unique
- Packed with inspiring images, walking tours and the best local knowledge
- Detailed listings on everything from top sights and activities to eating, shopping, nightlife and accommodation