There’s nothing better than spending the holidays in a scenic forest, full of stretching pine trees and that delicious seasonal crisp in the air. When you come to stay with us in Sunriver over the holidays, you’ll be treated to beautiful natural scenery, an abundance of outdoor recreation, and plenty of holiday Sunriver activities and events to attend. You might even be lucky enough to see a bit of snowfall!

Endless Choices for Winter Recreation

For holiday recreation in Sunriver, you’ll find lots of options. There are several ice-skating rinks in town where you can partake in this iconic holiday pastime, among them The Pavillion at Sunriver Resort, which opens the day before Thanksgiving. If you want to go skiing or tubing for the holidays, the nearby Mt. Bachelor offers fantastic snow activities, and also boasts miles of cross-country skiing trails. In town, you can find snow tubing at the SHARC Recreation Center, and in December they have a special black-light tubing at night with hot cocoa and glow sticks.

A Perfect Setting for Holiday Sunriver Activities

When you’re surrounded by such picturesque scenery, you’ll want to go out and explore a bit! Go on a horse–drawn sleigh ride, a simply perfect activity to get into the holiday spirit. Sunriver Stables offers a beautifully scenic ride along the Deschutes River, where you can sit back and enjoy the ride cuddled in the thick winter blankets they provide. If you’d like to go out for a holiday dinner, Sunriver offers quite a few options, among them the holiday buffet at Sunriver Resort and elegantly plated multi-course dinners at Carson’s Kitchen. It’s definitely one of the best holiday Sunriver activities!

Seasonal Events to Get You into the Holiday Spirit

No matter the holiday you visit for, you’ll find a few festive events and Sunriver activities in addition to the thrilling winter recreation. If you visit us during Thanksgiving, you can attend The Holiday Marketplace at Sunriver Resort, where you can purchase unique holiday gifts and souvenirs from a variety of local artists. During Christmas time, you can meet Santa at The Village at Sunriver Resort, or if you’re here earlier in the month, attend their Grand Illumination tree lighting ceremony. For New Years Eve, you could venture out to the Twisted River Tavern for a night of live music, champagne, and dancing.

Spend the Holidays in the Oregon Wilderness with Sunriver Pines

We have a wide selection of holiday rentals waiting for you! Feel free to browse our holiday rentals online or give us a call to speak to one of our friendly reservation specialists and get your trip planned today!