Outside Magazine/online recently published an article calling bullsh**t on the progression mindset and social media driven images of, “bigger, faster, farther” and how this is leading to more serious injuries and deaths from action sports. We spent some time thinking about this and wanted to share the article to generate a healthy discussion on the topic in our local community. You can find it HERE!
What do you think about this topic? We would like to hear from you. Send us an email at firstname.lastname@example.org and let us know your thoughts.
Did you know there is the “Bend Ski Club”? Well, there is and they have an Apres Ski event to bring snow sports enthusiasts together to share the love of sliding downhill and meeting new friends.
They’ll meet up Tuesday Jan 23 at Broken Top Bottle Shop 4p-6p. More info Here!
Come out and celebrate winter (It’s finally here) and snow sports with other like minded folks.
Central Oregon has some significant snow on the way in the next week. Backyard Bend weather is a single comprehensive source for all the resources you need in one place to understand the weather conditions before your next outdoor adventure. Check it out!!!
Becky Sullivan is our new featured artist and her photos of Central Oregon’s landscapes capture a feeling of a time gone by. We’re excited to feature her photos on the homepage banner and hope you check out her Instagram feed to see more of what she’s out capturing.
You can find her on Instagram @capturetherapture
No one ever starts their Christmas shopping early, but if you’re looking to score some sweet gear and save some serious cash, check out the Bend Radio Auction.
Save more than 70% on Bono’s signature series guitar, outrageous outdoor gear like skis, paddle boards, kayaks, bikes, and the most awesome vehicle tent camping trailers from Free spirit Recreation!
The online auction helps the Kids Center and YOU by donating money to them saving you money on sweet stuff. Window tinting, lights, and thumpin’ audio for your ride. Overnight stays and tourist attraction tickets, and even something for Fido. You know you broke your phone! Get it fixed and save some dough. Did we mention beer for…
Japan’s skiing and snowbaording has been getting a lot of attention in the last couple of years and you might be thinking of taking a trip to one of it’s over 500 ski resorts and backcountry playgrounds that receive copious amounts of powder due to the Siberian lack effect weather pattern. This article will help you navigate a trip to Japan from where to go to get the skiing goods to the food and cultural experience. Freeskier’s Guide To Japan.
We caught a morning view of the recent snow on the Central Oregon Cascades and wanted to share it with you on this beautiful October Sunday morning. Enjoy!
We’re busting out the smoker and putting the smoke where it belongs! Bring the whole gang for live music and amazing food.
// Menu //
» Baked Beans
» Potato Salad
» Cole Slaw
» Roasted Red Potatoes
* Plate includes 1 entrée and 2 sides
// Musical Guests //
Broken Down Guitars
// Cost //
$20 Adult Plate
$12 Kid Plate
$8 Kid’s Hot Dog Plate
$2 Non-Alcoholic Beverages
Save up to 20% by purchasing your tickets today! Prices increase the day of the event.
No Outside Food or Beverage allowed
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Summer Meltdown Music Festival 2017 in Darrington Washington was an amazing festival! With a stellar lineup including The String Cheese Incident, The Polish Ambassador, Nahko and Medicine for the People, The Floozies, Wailers and so many there truly was music for everyone!
Tons of great arts & crafts throughout this beautiful venue…including a crystal clear river to cool off and play in!
Definitely make the Summer Meltdown Festival part of your 2018 Summer plans!
Check out some photos from this year’s festival here: