An Alpine Adventure Awaits

Bend, Oregon is covered in a fresh blanket of snow that beckons winter sport enthusiasts. From Hoodoo Mountain to Mt. Bachelor Ski Resort, skiing near Bend, Oregon presents excitement for skiers of all skillsets. As you navigate the slopes you’re sure to encounter breathtaking views, intriguing trails, and eventually, tired muscles. Fortunately Red Lion Inn & Suites Bend comes to the rescue with comfortable guest rooms and a soothing whirlpool so you can rest and rejuvenate before getting back on the slopes.

Just a short ride down the road from Red Lion Inn & Suites Bend sits the beautiful Mt. Bachelor Ski Resort. From skiing to snowshoeing, snowboarding to tubing, snow bunnies always have an incredible day as they ski Mt. Bachelor. Noted as some of the best skiing in Bend, OR, the resort presents guests with the perfect conditions mere moments from our hotel.

Of course, there’s more to Bend than Mt. Bachelor skiing. The truly adventurous can take an hour’s ride north to the Hoodoo recreation area where fresh, pristine powder awaits. Hoodoo Mountain is your one stop shop for Nordic skiing, Alpine skiing, snowboarding, lessons, and of course, the terrain park for the daredevil inside you. If Nordic skiing is more your style, you may crave to explore outside of Hoodoo Mountain. No worries there, the Oregon Nordic Club hosts 10 chapters within the state that are dedicated to planning incredible events and marking Nordic trails throughout the region. The organization provides a list of backcountry trails and grades them according to the level of difficulty. While Nordic skiing is not for the faint of heart, the list provides plenty of options for beginners eager to experience a trail.

At the end of the day, we invite you to return home to the comfort of Red Lion Inn & Suites Bend. Join us  for a hearty meal at the Black Bear Diner adjacent to the hotel and restore your energy before visiting our pool area for a comforting soak in the warm whirlpool. Finally, it’s time to retire to the comfort of your guest room, a space designed with sleep in mind so that you can prepare for another day on the mountain.