Monday Jan 29th 530pm. COME RUN! Start with a 3.5 mile loop through the Old Mill District and along the Deschutes River! Stay after the run for a discounted pint courtesy of Atlas Cider Co.! Rewards for attendance. All paces and faces welcome! Options for longer and shorter distances available! Dogs encouraged! NO REGISTRATION REQUIRED. More Info Here!
The snow sports community lost a legend on Jan 25th when Warren Miller took his final journey to endless lines of powder. He was the father of ski film making and pioneered the creation of stoke for skiing and snowboarding. He will be missed but not forgotten.
Miller once said, “A pair of skis are the ultimate transportation to freedom.” Well Ride On Warren Miller!!!
You can read more about his life and career HERE!
Sunday Jan 28th. Hoodoo’s Women’s Clinic will include an emphasis on camaraderie and skill improvement in a positive atmosphere that maximizes learning. More Info Here!
Advanced Group: 10 a.m. – Noon
Intermediate Group: 1-3 p.m.
Each package includes a technical equipment overview and instructions catered to help you ski with confidence.
For more information, contact the Ski & Ride School at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 541-822-3799, ext. 6510.
There’s few things as magical as a cross country ski outing under a full moon! Join Paco, from Pine Mountain Sports, and a small group for a social outing on skis… Saturday Jan 27th, 545pm-830pm.
Meet at Pine Mountain Sports at 5:45P to sign in and meet the group. They’ll depart for Messiner Snowpark at 6P and plan to return around 8:30P.
They’d like to carpool up to the trailhead and they’ll decide on the destination based on the wants of the group. If you drive, make sure you have a Sno-Park Pass. More Info Here!
Friday Jan 26, 6pm-7pm, Crows Feet Commons hosts their second winter clinic of the season! This clinic will focus on the essential gear for your backcountry adventures. They’ll cover topics such as backcountry skis, splitboards, touring bindings, boots, backpacks and more! If you’ve ever been curious about what it takes to get out and tour around then this is a clinic you won’t want to miss. They’ll have beer, cider and cookies for all in attendance! More info Here!
Just released on Jan 22, Candide Thovex’s “Ski The World”. This guy continues to create amazing stuff. He owns skiing on everything else but snow. Pretty amazing video. Enjoy!!!
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.
This is going to be pretty cool if you are into astronomy and cosmology, or if you just really like looking out at the night sky in Central Oregon and marveling at it’s beauty.
Astronomy lecturer Scott Fisher will reveal the wonders of the Universe during a lecture on “The Cosmic Perspective.” Using images and videos from observatories including the Hubble Space Telescope and the Pine Mountain Observatory, Scott will use an easy-to-grasp scale that relates us to the actual size of the Universe we inhabit. With that new perspective, he will lead a discussion of one of the most exciting recent discoveries in all of astronomy–the existence of Exoplanets, the 3,500 planets we have identified that are known to…
Local Outdoor Start-up, Cairn is having a garage sale today, Jan 19th 230pm – 6pm. The Cairn Crew is excited to welcome the community into our headquarters for great deals on “as is” merchandise (including brand new, damaged packaging, lightly used, and scratch and dent). Come in early for the best selection! More Info Here!
Proceeds from the Garage Sale will benefit The Conservation Alliance. PLUS, you get a free taco with purchase from the El Sancho cart that will be visiting Cairn HQ during the garage sale.
We’ll also have some fun treats, beer and surprises for everyone that comes by! Keep an eye on this event post for additional details as the event nears.
We’ll be set up…
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!!!