Where to stay
10 NW Minnesota Ave.
This sleek, modern boutique hotel wouldn’t be out of place in Manhattan. Rooms and service are luxurious; the on-site 10 Below restaurant is one of the best in town; and the basement ballroom is renowned for its live jazz concerts. Rooms and suites $209-$459.
17600 Center Drive
Families flock to this sprawling, full-service resort, with a slew of year-round activities like golf, swimming, mountain biking, sleigh rides, and skiing at nearby Mount Bachelor. It’s about 15 miles from downtown Bend. From $112.
Where to eat
62910 O. B. Riley Road
We’re still craving the pico hash Benedict with jalapeno bacon, avocado, and chipotle hollandaise ($12.50) at this casual breakfast-lunch eatery.
Zydeco Kitchen & Cocktails
919 Northwest Bond St.
This large and lively restaurant has an extensive menu, with signature dishes like the shrimp etouffee, jambalaya, and grilled redfish. Entrees $11-$32.
What to do
Bend Brew Bus
61535 South Highway 97
Half-day brew pub tour, daily, 1:30-5:30 p.m., $60.
Roundabout Art Route Tour
750 Northwest Lava Road
A self-guided map leads to 20 sculptures around the city. Free.
Mount Bachelor Ski Resort
13000 Century Drive
Year-round activities including hiking, biking, snowshoeing, and alpine and Nordic skiing.