Lodging & Transportation Information

Crystal Peaks is unable to host overnight guests, families, volunteer groups or participants. Below we have compiled a list of popular accommodations and travel information in the Bend/Redmond/Sisters area.


Crystal Peaks is approximately a three and a half hour drive from the Portland International Airport (PDX). However, it is a 30 minute flight from Portland to the Redmond Municipal Airport (RDM) Both locations have car rental facilities.

Enviro Shuttle offers flat rates for shuttle service around Central Oregon. 541-598-5384.

The Central Oregon Breeze offers shuttle service from Portland Airport to Central Oregon and around Central Oregon.  Their rates and schedule can be found on their website.


Camping is a fun and unique family adventure. The campground closest to Crystal Peaks is Tumalo State Park, approximately 5 miles away. If you would like to make reservations, we suggest that you call early in the season, as Tumalo is a popular camping spot and fills quickly (541-388-6055).

An online search of campgrounds and state parks in Oregon will be helpful as you look for a place to camp. Bear in mind that CPYR is centrally located between Bend, Sisters and Redmond.

Lodging Suggestions

Bend Oregon Visitor Bureau: www.visitbend.com or 877-245-8484

Redmond Chamber of Commerce: www.visitredmondoregon.com or 541-923-5191

Sisters Area Chamber of Commerce: www.sisterscountry.com or 866-549-0252

Riverhouse on the Deschutes Resort 
3075 N Business 97, Bend, OR 97703 (​​9.4 miles away)
Amenities: Complimentary breakfast, riverfront, restaurant, pet friendly, indoor/outdoor heated pools, hot tubs, fitness center, laundry facilities, 5-7 minutes from downtown Bend.

Red Lion Inn & Suites Deschutes River
15 NE Butler Market Rd, Bend, OR 97703 (9.5 miles away)
(541) ​388-4114
Amenities: Complimentary breakfast, seasonal outdoor swimming pool, air-conditioning, dry-cleaning and laundry facilities available. Close to the Old Mill and downtown Bend. ​

Hotel Pepper Tree – Bend 
1082 SW Yates Dr, ​Bend, OR, 97702 (13.8 miles away)
​Contact: Denna – For the CPYR discount, you must say “We’d like the corporate rate given for Crystal Peaks Youth Ranch.” 
Amenities: Brand new property with a rustic-modern design. Features a 24-hour fitness center, ​hot tub, a full-service business center, complimentary breakfast, an onsite restaurant, and easy access to Bend’s top attractions. ​

Grand Stay Hotel and Suites 
1026 W Rail Way, Sisters, OR 97759 (13 miles away)
Amenities: Brand new hotel in Sisters! Free parking, some kitchenette options, free continental hot breakfast, close to shops, indoor pool & hot tub, no elevator to second floor.​

Best Western Ponderosa Lodge 
500 Hwy 20 West, Sisters, OR, 97759 (13.5 miles away)
(541) 549-​1234
Amenities: Beautiful facility with on-site Alpaca farm, outdoor pool spa, complimentary breakfast, pet friendly, bird-watchers paradise, hiking trails connect to Deschutes National Forest, 20 minutes from the Metolious River.​

Unique Local Lodging

Over the years many of our visitors have enjoyed staying in vacation rentals and other local bed and breakfast establishments. We encourage you to visit airbnb.com or vrbo.com and search Central Oregon.  

Additionally, if you are looking for a unique spot to camp or glamp, we encourage you to visit Hipcamp or The Camp – Bend, OR.