8 days in Oregon Itinerary

8 days in Oregon Itinerary

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Bend
— 2 nights
2
Government Camp
— 1 night
3
Cannon Beach
— 1 night
4
Newport
— 1 night
5
Florence
— 2 nights

2
nights
Bend

Bend ©
An old logging town at the crux of the high desert and ponderosa pine forest, Bend melds a love of the outdoors with cosmopolitan flair.
Explore hidden gems such as Lava River Cave and Deschutes River Trail. Step out of the city life by going to Sahalie and Koosah Falls and McKenzie Pass-Santiam Pass loop. There's much more to do: get impressive views of Newberry National Volcanic Monument, take in the dramatic scenery at Tumalo Falls, and trek along Pilot Butte State Scenic Viewpoint.

To see maps, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Bend trip planning app.

San Francisco to Bend is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and bus. When traveling from San Francisco in July, plan for a bit warmer days in Bend, with highs around 85°F, while nights are little chillier with lows around 52°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Mon) early enough to travel to Government Camp.

Things to do in Bend

Parks · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trip

Sisters
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Lava River Cave ©
Lava River Cave
Sahalie and Koosah Falls ©
Sahalie and Koosah Falls
McKenzie Pass-Santiam Pass loop ©
McKenzie Pass-Santiam Pass loop

1
night
Government Camp

Government Camp ©
Government Camp is an unincorporated community and census-designated place located in Clackamas County, Oregon, United States, south of Mount Hood and north of Tom Dick and Harry Mountain. Start off your visit on the 21st (Tue): fly down the slopes at Timberline Lodge and Ski Area, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Hood, then fly down the slopes at Mt. Hood Adventure Park at Skibowl, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Trillium Lake.

To see more things to do, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Government Camp vacation planning app.

Traveling by car from Bend to Government Camp takes 2.5 hours. When traveling from Bend in July, plan for slightly colder days and somewhat warmer nights in Government Camp: temperatures range from 79°F by day to 58°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Tue) to allow time to travel to Cannon Beach.

Things to do in Government Camp

Nature · Parks · Winter Sports

Side Trips

Timberline Lodge and Ski Area, Mount Hood
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Timberline Lodge and Ski Area ©
Timberline Lodge and Ski Area
Trillium Lake ©
Trillium Lake
Mount Hood ©
Mount Hood

1
night
Cannon Beach

Cannon Beach ©
Cannon Beach is a city in Clatsop County, Oregon, United States. Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Wed): enjoy the sand and surf at Cannon Beach, then kick back and relax at Haystack Rock, then admire the majestic nature at Hug Point State Park, and finally see the interesting displays at Seaside Inverted Experience.

To find maps, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Cannon Beach trip itinerary builder.

Traveling by car from Government Camp to Cannon Beach takes 3 hours. Traveling from Government Camp in July, expect nights in Cannon Beach to be about the same, around 55°F, while days are slightly colder, around 69°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Wed) early enough to go by car to Newport.

Things to do in Cannon Beach

Parks · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trip

Seaside Inverted Experience
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Cannon Beach ©
Cannon Beach
Hug Point State Park ©
Hug Point State Park
Haystack Rock ©
Haystack Rock

1
night
Newport

A town that survives on the sea, Newport's population of just over 10,000 supports a healthy commercial fishing industry.
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Thu): get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour, hike along Ocean to Bay Trail, then browse the exhibits of Hatfield Marine Science Center, and finally kick back and relax at Nye Beach.

To find maps, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Newport holiday maker app.

You can drive from Cannon Beach to Newport in 3 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Traveling from Cannon Beach in July, things will get a bit cooler in Newport: highs are around 63°F and lows about 50°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Thu) so you can drive to Florence.

Things to do in Newport

Outdoors · Parks · Childrens Museums

Side Trip

Dolphin & Whale Watching
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Dolphin & Whale Watching
Nye Beach ©
Nye Beach
Hatfield Marine Science Center ©
Hatfield Marine Science Center

2
nights
Florence

Florence ©
Florence is a coastal city in Lane County, in the U.S. On the 24th (Fri), immerse yourself in nature at Cape Perpetua Visitor Center - Siuslaw National Forest, take in the dramatic natural features at Devil's Churn, then explore the striking landscape at Thor's Well, and finally stroll through Hobbit Trail. On the next day, get outside with Sand Master Park - Sandboarding, then experience the excitement of Sandland Adventures, and then immerse yourself in nature at Jessie M. Honeyman Memorial State Park.

To find reviews, photos, and tourist information, use the Florence route planner.

Getting from Newport to Florence by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. July in Florence sees daily highs of 67°F and lows of 54°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Florence

Outdoors · Parks · Nature

Side Trip

Yachats
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Devil's Churn ©
Devil's Churn
Sand Master Park - Sandboarding ©
Sand Master Park - Sandboarding
Jessie M. Honeyman Memorial State Park ©
Jessie M. Honeyman Memorial State Park

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