Public Health Advisory

COVID-19 Operations for High (Orange) Risk Level:
Learn more about current operations.

CDC recommendation for mask use in fully vaccinated individuals is in review.
Our current face covering rules apply.
Updated guidance from Oregon Health Authority is crucial before any decisions are made regarding possible changes.
Look for updated information to be shared in the coming days.

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PUBLIC HEALTH ALERT: For all BPRD parks and trails
The parks and trails are calling and you want to play. It’s okay; you can with a few reminders:

  • Maintain at least 6 feet distance from others outside of your household or group.
  • Walking, running, biking, skating or using a wheelchair or other mobility device while maintaining at least 6 feet between people is allowed.
  • Users are strongly encouraged to wear face covering at all times. For adults and children over the age of 5, it is required to wear a face covering if a minimum of 6 feet distance cannot be maintained from those outside of your household or group. People with a disability or medical condition may request accommodation if they cannot wear a face covering.
  • Keep your group size small, with gatherings of no more than 10 people from no more than 2 households.
  • Bring your own water. Drinking fountains are not available.
  • Wash/sanitize hands before and after any visit to a park or trail.
  • Visit less popular parks and trails or at less popular times.
  • Keep dogs on leash; It’s the law in Bend except at designated off leash areas.
  • If you are sick, stay at home – do not use a park or trail.
  • Learn More.

    Map indicating one-way trail instructions for the South Canyon stretch of the Deschutes River Trail.

    Temporary Use Rule: One-Way Trail
    The South Canyon stretch of the Deschutes River Trail is temporarily a one-direction trail until further notice.

  • This trail is temporarily closed to bikes.
  • You’re invited to visit the many parks, open spaces and trails in Bend.  It is a great way to connect with the outdoors and with the community.

    Park Directory

    Get to know all of Bend’s parks and how to visit.

    Trail Directory

    Hit the trail! Discover the miles of trails available for walking, biking and more.

    Facility & Park Rentals

    If you’d like to rent out a facility or park area for your event, visit the facilities page.

    Park & Trail Rules and Regulations

    Learn more about park rules and regulations, including business use of parks, filming in parks and metal detectors.

    New Projects

    Each new park, trail and facility is developed by working with the community to meet that particular area’s needs. We currently have several park, trail and facility projects under development. To learn more about the status of a particular park project, visit the Current Projects page.

    Park Maintenance

    To learn about how we maintain and care for the parks visit the maintenance page.

    Contact

    If you have any questions regarding park maintenance, please contact Park Services:

    Trail, park or property information:

    For feedback on the parks, trails or facilities, email parkservicesinfo@bendparksandrec.org