Guide to Sunriver

Sunriver Entrance

Sunriver is just the beginning to the possibilities when you book a Sunriver Vacation Home. Recreational choices are endless and provide year-round fun, with rafting, fishing, biking, skiing, snowboarding and sledding.

Each rental includes cruiser bikes and bike trailers, along with unlimited pool and tennis passes. Facilities include two swimming pool complexes, numerous tennis courts, three golf courses, horseback riding and a day spa. With over 35 miles of paved bike/walking paths, Sunriver is the perfect location to tour along the Deschutes River and among the pines. Stop by the Village at Sunriver for some shopping or enjoy one of the area’s many other activities.

The Sunriver Village Mall is the hub of activity, with a variety of shops, restaurants and the Sunriver Country Store. Restaurants include El Caporal for Mexican food, and Marcellos for Italian cuisine. Cafe Sintra is a European style cafe for breakfast or lunch. The Sunriver Bar & Grill has lunch and dinner menus and Blondie’s Pizza provides takeout or eat in. Of course there are bike and ski/snowboard rental companies, clothing and other retailers and an ice skating rink during winter.

The Sunriver Owners Association provides a variety of recreational opportunities for guests. These include over thirty miles of paved pathways for biking and walking, the South Pool near the Lodge and North Pool near the Woodlands golf course. There are 26 outdoor tennis courts located throughout Sunriver. Fort Rock Park is located near the center of Sunriver with a playground for children, a pavilion shelter and a large variety of sports facilities. On the west boundary of Sunriver is the Deschutes River with opportunities for fishing, floating, paddling and enjoying this picturesque setting.

The Sunriver Owners Association includes a Recreation Department with children and youth activities throughout the summer. The Sunriver Nature Center & Observatory is a non-profit educational organization that provides interpretive exhibits and educational programs enjoyed by the whole family.

SHARC (Sunriver Homeowners Aquatics & Recreation Center)


Amenities include indoor and outdoor recreation pools, outdoor adult hot tub, outdoor lazy river, two water slides, tot pool and sand play area, cafe, picnic area, playground, basketball court, bocce ball court, tubing hill and warming pavilion, event/meeting rooms, outdoor amphitheater and a fitness center. Learn More

Winter Activities

Sunriver Skating Rink

For many winter visitors, a trip to Sunriver just wouldn’t be complete without skiing at Mt. Bachelor. Just a 20-minute drive away, the mountain offers 3,600 acres of skiing, snowboarding & tubing terrain. Miles of groomed Nordic and snowmobile trails are also located nearby. The Sunriver area offers sledding, snowshoeing and dog sledding opportunities. Or take the entire family ice skating at the Village at Sunriver and warm up afterward with a dip in the hot tub.

Summer Activities

Sunriver Mallard Ducks

The Cascade Lakes offer miles of scenic trails for hiking, plus the added bonus of squeezing in a little fishing. Central Oregon’s waterways provide many fly and spin fishing opportunities. Take a quiet float trip down the Deschutes or book a thrilling whitewater raft trip down our Class III rapids.

Year Round Activities

Just outside the Resort area are miles of recreational trails that are ideal for year-round hiking, mountain biking and ATV riding. Let us share what Sunriver has to offer. You will be sure to make Sunriver your vacation destination year after year.