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Peter Skene Ogden State Scenic Viewpoint

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Central Oregon Bungee

Hit this exit for an amazing 250' bungee jump into the 300'+ gorge. It's a spectacular place and a... read more

Reviewed July 15, 2018
Jake D
Lincoln, Nebraska, United States
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Love those signs: "Hazardous Cliff"

We were driving from Mt. Hood south to Bend and we did not planned to stop for anything... read more

Reviewed July 11, 2018
Anna G
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Route 97, Terrebonne, OR
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Reviewed July 15, 2018 via mobile

Hit this exit for an amazing 250' bungee jump into the 300'+ gorge. It's a spectacular place and a beautiful view. We truly just happened upon it after seeing the bungee sign on the middle bridge from the interstate. Visit oregonbungee.com for info, reservations, etc....More

Thank Jake D
Reviewed July 11, 2018

We were driving from Mt. Hood south to Bend and we did not planned to stop for anything. Fortunately we saw the sign for the rest stop and in the last second we turned in to take a look. We totally did not expected this...More

Thank Anna G
Reviewed July 9, 2018

As highway rest stops go, this is one of the better ones. The Crooked River can be seen hundreds of feet below the walkways and the geologic history of the area is fascinating. Good restrooms and picnic area. Great place to cool off on a...More

Thank Clark A
Reviewed June 6, 2018 via mobile

More than a rest stop. Sure it only takes a few minutes but that’s the point. Very cool view of the tresses bridge and gorge.

Thank JBRetired
Reviewed May 27, 2018

I was on my way to smith rock state park to hike and i saw the sign for this rest-stop about 2 miles before my exit for the park. I am glad I stopped because it was really beautiful and I also enjoyed the history...More

Thank Lauren M
Reviewed September 28, 2017

Driving from Hood River to Bend we pulled off the road for a break and discovered one of the most unusual rest stops we have ever encountered. When you park you will see an ordinary rest stop, but then quite a few signs. There is...More

Thank Ernie S
Reviewed September 20, 2017

Totally worth a stop. Great views, nice bathroom too. Would have stayed longer if it wasn't 100 degrees.

Thank ayla912
Reviewed September 16, 2017 via mobile

Views of Crooked River from this vantage point are breathtaking and a great part of Oregon many people miss speeding along 97. May not be as deep as the Grand Canyon, but the rock formations and shape varieties on the canyon walls are much more...More

Thank MCPOUSNrtd
Reviewed September 14, 2017

When you’re zooming along Highway 97 at 65 MPH from Bend to Madras are you going to make the effort to stop for something lame sounding like the “Peter Skene Ogden Scenic Viewpoint”? The first time we came by we certainly didn’t, and weren’t even...More

Thank Casualhiker22
Reviewed September 13, 2017 via mobile

The best thing about this is the bungee jumping on weekends in the summer and the ability to get really great train pictures against the mountains! Walking across the old bridge looking down at the river is really cool!

Thank denni0625
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