Central Oregon Real Estate
Central Oregon Homes For Sale
If you could fly like a kite on a string starting at Medford, Oregon which is near the California boarder, and rise high enough in the air looking north, you would see green trees, dirt roads, paved roads, Amtrak railroad tracks, the major I-5 freeway, some more green trees, the huge Columbia River, small towns; some not too small, a mountain range called the Cascades that runs the length of the state, plenty of blue skies (no smog), and spring, summer, fall, and winter seasons. About this time, you may be pinching yourself asking: “How in the world did I miss this place folk’s call Central Oregon?”
Well you do not need to rent a kite to visit and enjoy any part of Central Oregon. The area will encompass some good size towns like Bend, Redmond, and Prineville, all tucked nicely into three counties: Deschutes, Jefferson, and Crook. In addition, it you run the numbers you are looking at an overall population pushing the 200,000 mark. Central Oregon offers residents homes for sale and land for sale. Find Central Oregon Real Estate today.
What this means to anyone looking for a great area to unpack their bags, kick off their shoes and call home, Central Oregon is about as good as it gets. No traffic headaches, easy living, great schools, outdoor recreation like skiing the Three Sisters Mountain Range that compares to the best offered in Europe (think Bend) as well as the most friendly folks you’ll meet anywhere.
Family Friendly Bicycle Bikeways
Lucky for you “bikers” the State of Oregon has a statewide partnership endeavor along with other Parks and Recreation programs called Scenic Bikeways, which is intended to provide recreational benefits and attract bicycle tourists to the area, which, in turn, will spur economic growth.
This Bikeways program selects various and diverse routes and landscapes that will provide a level of biking that fit different riding styles. If you love biking, the Three Sisters Scenic Bikeway is one of the designated challenging routes; if you think you can handle it…go for it.
What about Winter Sports and Shopping in Central Oregon?
The pure mountain air of Central Oregon offers Mt. Bachelor skiing, snowboarding, sleigh rides and if you want a challenge, strap on some skates for a moonlit evening skate near a lakeside lodge. One thing for sure if this is your final destination in life you will find everything a whole lot more affordable in every respect including home and condominium living.
In addition, to put your mind at ease about shopping, look no further that the downtown Bend Factory Stores to the Old Mill District, to rolling back life in the 1880’s themed “Town of Sisters,” redolent of the wild west, to the lovely Village of Sun River.
Then you have all the points in between, offering shopping, art galleries and restaurants that all await your visit and approval in the Bend, Oregon area. In addition, you need to remember when shopping that it is always tax-free, and you know how much money that can save.