9 Destinations Way Out East In Oregon That Are So Worth The Drive

When it comes to getting lots of love and attention, the Oregon Coast definitely soaks up the adoration, and larger cities like Portland, Salem, Eugene, and Bend are right up there too. It’s easy to forget the beautiful destinations in eastern Oregon; they just sit there, quietly being amazing, like the introvert in the family who’s accustomed to taking the back seat to a show-stealing older sibling.

We do cover eastern Oregon attractions quite often, and we’ve made a list of them here for you. These destination way out east in Oregon are definitely worth the drive!

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These nine attractions are just a few of the amazing places to explore in eastern Oregon. What’s your favorite eastern Oregon destination? Tell us in the comments – and don’t forget to share photos from your adventures in our Oregon Nature Lovers Facebook group!