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This is a must see while in Bend. Even if it’s smoky or cloudy you still get an excellent viewpoint of the city and the volcanoes in the distance. I only wish they had early morning hours as catching the sunrise from up there would...More
I always make time to get to the top of Pilot Butte. I drove up 3 times in 2 days this visit. One trip was about 9PM when there was a beautiful crescent moon sitting above the Cascades. This is a very accessible vantage point...More
On a whim decided to drive up the hill in a circle and was not disappointed. At the top there’s an observation deck with a map in the center telling you what you’re seeing and how far they are from the Butte. There was a...More
Pilot butte is in the middle of town and offers 360 degree veiws of Bend and the casacades on a clear day. There are educational signs showing what your looking at which was fun and interactive for my four yr old. The only downfall was...More
Within 2 miles of the popular (and worthwhile) Bend Burger Company - get your burgers, fries and BLT to go and head to Pilot Butte for sunset dinner. Even at end of July when the skies can be smoky from far and nearby wildfires, a...More
What an amazing way to see the Bend Oregon layout, developement and views... from here you can see our clean air and witness all of the lava buttes, domes and bumps... Views from Mt Hood to Mt Bachelor, from a nicely paved road to the...More