{"results":{"attractions":[{"ID":"1193","post_title":"Round Butte Dam","post_content":"Scenic area near Madras above Lake Billy Chinook with Interpretive Center.","post_name":"round-butte-dam","post_type":"resource","slug":"attractions","name":"Attractions","lat":"44.6033","lng":"-121.277","distance":"0.4","permalink":"\/see-do\/attractions\/outdoors-nature\/round-butte-dam\/","terms":"an Outdoors & Nature<\/a>\r\n\t\t\t\t\t\t (within Attractions<\/a>)"},{"ID":"673000","post_title":"The Museum at Warm Springs","post_content":"

In the 1960s, elders of the Confederated Tribes of the Warm Springs Reservation began an acquisition program to collect and buy back ancestral treasures held in private collections and institutions. The museum, which opened in 1993, is the storehouse for those treasures and a place where tribal members and visitors alike can learn about the heritage of the Wasco, Warm Springs and Paiute tribes of the Central Oregon reservation. The Museum is open 7 days a week, 362 days a year from 9 am to 5 pm. We are closed Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Years Day.<\/p>","post_name":"the-museum-at-warm-springs","post_type":"resource","slug":"attractions","name":"Attractions","lat":"44.7341","lng":"-121.405","distance":"13.8","permalink":"\/see-do\/oregon-heritage\/hertitage-museum\/native-american-heritage\/the-museum-at-warm-springs\/","terms":"a Sustainable Travel<\/a>\r\n\t\t\t\t\t\t (within Recreation<\/a>)"},{"ID":"5628","post_title":"Smith Rock State Park","post_content":"

Smith Rock State Park is an international rock climbing destination. In addition, the park offers offers visitors camping, picnicking, fishing , hiking, and wildlife watching.<\/p>

There are several thousand climbing routes in Smith Rock State Park. More than a thousand are bolted routes. The park also offers miles of hiking and mountain biking trails. Along your trip through the canyon, you might see golden eagles, prairie falcons, mule deer, river otter and beaver. Due to the uniqueness and fragile aspect of the park, park rangers enforce the animal leash law and strongly encourage all park users to stay on trails.<\/p>\r\n

Vital stats: A small day-use fee or an annual parks pass is required for day-use of the park. A walk-in bivouac area serves visitors who want to camp overnight. No RV's and no campfires are permitted in the camping area.<\/p>\r\n

Smith Rock was one of several Central Oregon locations featured in the Kevin Costner film The Postman<\/a>.<\/p><\/p>","post_name":"smith-rock-state-park","post_type":"resource","slug":"attractions","name":"Attractions","lat":"44.3693","lng":"-121.138","distance":"20.3","permalink":"\/see-do\/natural-wonders\/forests-parks-refuges\/state-parks\/smith-rock-state-park\/","terms":"a State Park<\/a>\r\n\t\t\t\t\t\t (within Recreation<\/a>)"},{"ID":"3672369","post_title":"Smith Rock","post_content":"

At Smith Rock, towers of volcanic ash rise like the spires of a cathedral out of the sage and dust of the high desert at the birthplace of American sport climbing. Whether you come for the climb or come to unwind, you’ll see why Smith Rock is one of the 7 Wonders of Oregon.<\/p>\r\n

Thousands of routes attract climbers from every part of the globe, including more than a thousand bolted routes. Cliffs of tuff and basalt are ideal for rock climbing of all difficulty levels. There is sport climbing, traditional climbing and bouldering. Hiking and mountain biking and opportunities to spot golden eagles, prairie falcons, river otter and beaver in the park attract even those who don’t come for the climb.<\/p>\r\n

Situated in Central Oregon, home to 300 days of sun a year, Smith Rock is located in an outdoor adventurer’s playground. Golfing, caving, paddle boarding on the Deschutes and skiing Mt. Bachelor are all close by. Mountain bikers can hit Phil’s Trail, while cyclists can take their pick of five scenic bikeways with names like Madras Mountain Views and Sisters to Smith Rock. Hikers will want to explore the obsidian lava flows at Newberry Crater National Volcanic Monument, where astronauts trained to walk on the moon. And craft beer fans, you have your pick of 24 breweries and counting in Central Oregon - 17 in Bend alone.<\/p>","post_name":"smith-rock","post_type":"resource","slug":"attractions","name":"Attractions","lat":"44.3693","lng":"-121.138","distance":"20.3","permalink":"\/see-do\/attractions\/outdoors-nature\/smith-rock\/","terms":"an Outdoors & Nature<\/a>\r\n\t\t\t\t\t\t (within Attractions<\/a>)"},{"ID":"873","post_title":"Headwaters of the Metolius","post_content":"

Where the Metolius River bubbles out of a hole in the ground and grows to a river.<\/p>","post_name":"headwaters-of-the-metolius","post_type":"resource","slug":"attractions","name":"Attractions","lat":"44.4821","lng":"-121.593","distance":"25.1","permalink":"\/see-do\/recreation\/geotourism-sustainable-travel\/headwaters-of-the-metolius\/","terms":"a Sustainable Travel<\/a>\r\n\t\t\t\t\t\t (within Recreation<\/a>)"}]},"success":true,"html":""}