Bend is a city in and the county seat of Deschutes County, Oregon, United States.

Bend, Oregon, more than three miles south of Portland, is known for its incredible nature, craft breweries, and fantastic restaurants.

Bend is located on the eastern edge of the Cascade Range along the Deschutes River.

Bend's elevation is 3,623 feet (1,104 metres) above sea level

The Deschutes River runs through Bend, where it is dammed to form Mirror Pond

Bend sits on the boundary of the Eastern Cascades Slopes and Foothills, a Level III ecoregion designated by the United States Environmental Protection Agency

Inside the city limits is Pilot Butte State Scenic Viewpoint, an old cinder cone

Bend's climate is typical of the high desert with cool nights and sunny days, classified as semi-arid

Bend's growing season is short; according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture's National Resources Conservation Service

Beautiful Bend city