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Our Home Provides Unique Lodging on the Pristine Big Deschutes River

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Last updated: 08/11/2014
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

La Pine house description

The Deschutes River House provides unique lodging on the pristine Big Deschutes River. You will find yourself immersed in beauty, surrounded by wildlife and nature and peace and quiet.

We are near LaPine in Central Oregon, Oregon, USA, south of Bend, near Sunriver, Cascade Lakes and Mt. Bachelor

Our home is on a stunning section of the Upper Deschutes Wild & Scenic River. Smell the ponderosa pine trees, hear the rush of the river, catch that big fish, kayak quietly. You may experience one of the most beautiful places on earth!

Curl up and read a book in front of the fireplace or on the deck and listen to the river flow by………..

Fishing, Rafting & Kayaking, Horseback Riding & Hiking, Mountain Biking, Skiing are just a few of the many activies enjoyed near our home.

Tourists are attracted to the region by recreational activities that include hunting, fishing, swimming, sailing, canoeing, water skiing, wind surfing, backpacking, camping, golfing, mountain biking, white water rafting, spelunking, downhill skiing, cross country skiing, and snowmobiling.

The 1.6 million acre Deschutes National Forest, just a few miles from La Pine, includes Newberry National Volcanic Monument, the Lava Butte Geological Area and the Lava Cast Forest, Mt. Jefferson, Three Sisters, Diamond Peak and Mt Washington wilderness areas, Mt. Bachelor, and the Cascade Lakes region. Recreation activities include rafting, hiking, backpacking, skiing, spelunking, fishing, camping and picnicking. There are more than 158 lakes and reservoirs, over 100 campgrounds and over 240 miles of streams in the national forest. An 89 mile paved driving tour takes you past spectacular views of many mountain lakes and streams, as well as a view of the Three Sisters peaks

The Deschutes River, is the ideal spot for swimming, boating, picnicking, and hiking. Fly casting for brown and rainbow trout in the Deschutes River is also a favorite pastime. The largest Ponderosa pine in Oregon, known as the 'Big Tree', is located in the LaPine park. It is 191 feet high, and has a circumference of 326 inches.

Fascinating geology, excellent fishing, hiking and camping, panoramic scenic views and more are waiting for you at La Pine.

Our Deschutes River House is accessible year round.

Month to month, weekly or nightly rentals available!

Keywords: beauty, wildlife, nature, peace, quiet, Upper Deschutes Wild & Scenic River, fishing, kayak, swimming

Property Type

  • 2 story
  • House
  • 600 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental


          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Onsite Services

              • Housekeeper Optional


              • Pets Considered:

                we accept 'well behaved pets' with a pet fee...moreless

              • Children Welcome
              • Non Smoking Only

              Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6

              • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

                large room with lots of natural light on main floor of house...moreless

              • living room: 1 sleep sofa /futon

                hide a bed in living room...moreless

              • Bedroom 2: 1 double

                loft bdrm w/double futon good for teenagers & young adults...moreless

              • Queen size Bed in bedroom, Double Bed in second bedroom in loft, which is perfect for teenagers and young adults, Sleeper Sofa in living room folds down into a very comfortable queen size bed...moreless

              Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

              Kitchen & Dining

              • Dining
              • Dishes & Utensils
              • Coffee Maker
              • Refrigerator
              • Stove
              • Microwave
              • Seating for 6 people


              • Wood Stove:

                very efficient vermont castings wood stove...moreless

              • Washing Machine:

                stacking washer and dryer in bathroom...moreless

              • Clothes Dryer:

                stacking washer and dryer in bathroom...moreless

              • Linens Provided:

                fine linens and bedding are provided...moreless

              • Heating:

                electric heat and wood stove...moreless

              • Parking Off Street
              • Living Room
              • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
              • Towels Provided
              • Hair Dryer

              Other Amenities

                  • Fully equipped kitchen, Flat screen TV with cable, Wood stove with wood provided, Picnic table and outdoor furniture, Two decks with river view...moreless


                  • DVD Player
                  • Books
                  • VCR
                  • Stereo
                  • CD Player


                      Outdoor Features

                      • Deck / Patio:

                        beautiful deck facing river attached to house and we have a deck on another part of the property with a river view...moreless

                      • Porch / Veranda
                      • Outdoor Grill


                      • Adventure
                      • Sports & Activities
                      • Tourist Attractions
                      • Romantic
                      • Family
                      • Away From It All

                      Location & View

                      • Waterfront:

                        our home is on the wild and scenic big deschutes river...moreless

                      • Water View


                      • Restaurants
                      • Golf
                      • Rock Climbing
                      • Snowboarding
                      • Sailing
                      • Water Skiing
                      • Mountain Biking
                      • Hiking
                      • Snowmobiling
                      • Kayaking
                      • Skiing
                      • Swimming
                      • Cross Country Skiing
                      • Fly Fishing
                      • Hunting Small Game
                      • Mountain Climbing
                      • Water Tubing
                      • Rafting
                      • Fishing
                      • Hunting
                      • Medical Services
                      • Churches
                      • Recreation Center
                      • Health/Beauty Spa
                      • Museums
                      • Bird Watching
                      • Scenic Drives
                      • Walking
                      • Horseback Riding
                      • Shopping
                      • Sight Seeing
                      • Sledding
                      • Wildlife Viewing
                      • Miniature Golf
                      • Boating
                      • ATM/Bank
                      • Groceries
                      • Hospital
                      • Tennis
                      • Cycling


                      Write a review 4.9
                      from 19 traveler reviews
                      Rental basis: Per property
                      Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                      My Standard Rate
                      2 night min stay

                      Additional information about rental rates


                      • Refundable Damage Deposit $300
                      • cleaning $100
                      • Taxes Included


                      we rent the house by the month in the off season only, october 1-april 30, 2014

                      we have a $100 refundable pet deposit

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                      1/2 of rent is due within one week of making reservation, balance is due one month before rental period begins

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                      Last updated: 08/11/2014
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                      50 Miles
                      Nearest Airport
                      redmond oregon
                      10 Miles
                      Nearest Motorway
                      hwy 97
                      30 Miles
                      Nearest Ski
                      mt bachelor
                      15 Miles
                      Nearest Golf
                      10 Miles
                      Nearest Restaurant

                      Car: Necessary


                      Owner info

                      Year Purchased: 1978

                      About the owner: My husband and I are retired professionals who love to travel the world and share our unique homes with others. We have the Deschutes River house in Central Oregon, a farm in the Willamette Valley of Oregon and a home on the Big Island of Hawai'i. We have three grown children, who live in Portland, Denver and Del Mar California; three grandchildren and one great grandchild

                      Why the Owner Chose La Pine:
                      We love the beauty of this area of Oregon

                      The Unique Benefits at this House:
                      The Deschutes River has been designated a wild and scenic river and is a very beautiful and unique place; and our home is right on the river, surrounded by the Deschutes National Forest. Our home is four miles from Wickiup Reservoir and a beautiful walk At our home, you will find yourself immersed in beauty, surrounded by wildlife and nature and peace and quiet.

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                      Speaks: english

                      Guestbook comments from the owner

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                      • Deschutes River House

                        Deschutes River House

                      • deck near river and path to house

                        deck near river and path to house

                      • Romantic deck overlooking the river.

                        Romantic deck overlooking the river.

                      • Cozy Kitchen

                        Cozy Kitchen

                      • our section of the wild and scenic upper deschutes river......

                        our section of the wild and scenic upper deschutes river......

                      • Deschutes River

                        Deschutes River

                      • Beautiful bedroom in the trees

                        Beautiful bedroom in the trees

                      • side deck of house

                        side deck of house

                      • Outside Dining

                        Outside Dining

                      • Dogs welcome!

                        Dogs welcome!

                      • more paths

                        more paths

                      VRBO #354160

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                      This listing was first published here in 2011.

                      Date last modified - Saturday, April 26, 2014

                      $125 per night (USD)

                      2 Bedroom / 1 Bathroom
                      Sleeps 6

                      View calendar: Updated 08/11/14
                      Minimum stay: 2 nights
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