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Wanderlust Tours offers half-day naturalist-guided tours and trips throughout the year in Bend, Sunriver, and Sisters. Since 1993, Wanderlust Tours has been the premier specialist for Central Oregon outdoor activities. Renowned for their knowledgeable and professional guides, they go above and beyond to provide an enriching experience for nearly all ages and ability levels.
There’s no place like Bend in the Winter! Let Wanderlust Tours’ naturalist guides take you on a fun adventure to seek out the beauty of Central Oregon’s mountains, rivers, forests, and caves. Along the way they’ll teach natural and cultural history, reveal the surrounding flora and fauna, and illuminate the story of Central Oregon’s geological past.
Snowshoeing Daytime Adventure Tour – Discover winter in Bend by frolicking through the glimmering snow and basking in the quiet surroundings, as you traverse by snowshoe through old growth forests in a magical winter wonderland.
Bonfire in the Snow Tour – Snowshoe through old growth forests to arrive upon an illuminated, hand carved amphitheater in the snow. Find comfort in a warming cup of hot cocoa while your guide shares stories of Central Oregon wintertime around a toasty outdoor fire.
Shoes Brews and Views Tour – Venture off-trail into the depths of a wintertime forest, and arrive at a breathtaking viewpoint of the Cascade Mountain Range. From your destination, savor refreshing samples of locally-crafted beer as you gaze upon the surrounding mountain vistas.
Starlight and Moonlight Snowshoe Tours – Snowshoe by the light of the moon, or admire the stars away from city lights as you explore the Cascades at night. Nighttime snowshoe adventures are an enchanting way to experience winter in Bend.
Caving Tour – Seek shelter from the storms and head underground into the vast network of lava caves. Wanderlust Tours is the only guide company permitted in these special lava caves.
Crater Lake Tour – Experience Oregon’s only National Park with a professional naturalist guide. Departing Bend, Oregon, we’ll make our way up the south flank of old Mt. Mazama to the rim encircling one of the world’s most stunning bodies of water! With snowshoes strapped to our feet we’ll course our way along the volcanic rim for incredible views down to Crater Lake.
Custom Tours – Any group tour of 10 or more people (or price equivalent) can easily be customized to your needs and availability. Wanderlust Tours will help you plan the perfect custom group tour, wedding activity or corporate event. Their professional event planner will put together an exciting outing for your group remember.