This Oft-Overlooked County Has Some Of The Best Outdoor Recreation In Oregon
By Sarah McCosham|Published April 01, 2022
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I'm a writer and editor at OnlyInYourState, and a contributing writer at Cincinnati Magazine. I love the Great Outdoors and am endlessly awestruck by this beautiful country of ours. Coffee keeps me going, yoga keeps me sane, my kids keep me grounded, and my writing keeps me inspired.
In a state that’s literally world famous for its outdoor recreation, there are some places that will undoubtedly be overlooked. Prineville, Oregon, is one of them. Prineville is a place of outstanding outdoor recreation and adventure, but it often plays second fiddle to Central Oregon’s darling, Bend. There’s room for them both, however, as each locale offers their own resume of wholly unique and exciting outdoor experiences. Here’s what you’ll find when you visit Prineville, Oregon: