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Lakeview

Travel to Lakeview

Traveling to Lakeview, Oregon, is a scenic adventure with rugged landscapes. From Portland, Oregon’s largest city, the drive to Lakeview takes approximately 6 hours via US-97 South and OR-31 South. For those traveling from Sacramento, California, the journey is about 5 hours, typically via I-5 North, US-97 North, and OR-140 East. A popular stop when driving from Reno, Nevada, the drive is approximately 4 hours and 30 minutes, usually via US-395 N. These durations can vary based on traffic and weather conditions, so it’s advisable to check current road conditions and plan your route for a smooth trip to Lakeview.

Wildlife Viewing in Lakeview, Oregon

Discover the unparalleled beauty of wildlife viewing in Lakeview, Oregon. Nestled in a rich natural habitat, Lakeview is a haven for wildlife enthusiasts. Thanks to the Hart Mountain National Antelope Refuge, the area’s diverse ecosystem is home to a variety of species, including majestic deer, elusive antelope, and an array of birdlife. Ideal for bird watchers and nature photographers, Lakeview’s wildlife viewing opportunities are among the best in the Pacific Northwest. Whether trekking through the expansive Fremont-Winema National Forest or exploring local nature trails, the region offers a captivating experience for those seeking to connect with nature and observe wildlife in its natural habitat.

Outdoor Recreation Adventures in Lakeview

Lakeview, Oregon, is a paradise for outdoor recreation enthusiasts. From the rugged trails of the surrounding mountains to the serene waters of nearby lakes, the area offers a plethora of outdoor activities. Hiking and mountain biking are just a few of the adventures awaiting visitors. The diverse terrain caters to all skill levels, making it a perfect destination for families, seasoned adventurers, and everyone in between. With its breathtaking landscapes and abundant natural resources, Lakeview provides an ideal backdrop for an array of outdoor recreation activities, ensuring a memorable experience for all who explore its beauty.

Stargazing in the Clear Skies of Lakeview

Experience the magic of Dark Skies in Lakeview, Oregon’s clear night skies. Away from the glare of city lights, Lakeview offers some of the best stargazing opportunities in the region. The high desert climate ensures many clear nights, making it an ideal spot for astronomers and romantic sky gazers alike. The Milky Way and countless stars illuminate the night, offering a spectacular celestial show. Whether you’re an amateur astronomer or simply seeking a peaceful evening under the stars, Lakeview’s stargazing experience is truly unmatched, providing a perfect opportunity to marvel at the wonders of the universe.

Things To Do

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Hunan

This Chinese restaurant is now serving Thai also.  A cozy little corner on main street with beer & wine options, […]

27 North F St.
The Historic Kings Cafe Building
Lakeview, OR. 97630
541.947.9118
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Gifts N More Coffee Corner Bistro

Enjoy breakfast or lunch and friendly service at this Christmas Valley restaurant and gift shop. If you’re in the mood […]

57276 Park Road
Christmas Valley, OR. 97641
541-576-3600
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Mario’s Steak House

Fine dining in an elegant atmosphere. Great hand cut steaks, seafood, pasta, even children's dishes. Selection of wines, full service […]

9 North F St.
The Historic Plush West Building
Lakeview, OR. 97630
541.947.3102
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Lakeview Lodge Motel

A clean, friendly motel with all rooms having fridges, microwaves, color TVs, coffee makers and free Wi-Fi internet. Most rooms […]

301 N. "G" St.
Lakeview, OR. 97630
541-947-2181
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Junipers Reservoir RV Resort

91029 Hwy. 140 W. (MP 86 1/2)
Lakeview, OR. 97630
(541) 947-2050
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Summer Lake Hot Springs
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Summer Lake Hot Springs

Home of many hot natural artesian mineral springs, Summer Lake Hot Springs is a place for serenity, healing, and renewal […]

41777 Hwy. 31
Paisley, OR. 97636
541-943-3931
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Hart Bar Interpretive Site at Warner Wetlands
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Warner Wetlands

Formed thousands of years ago when gigantic faults in the earth’s crust shifted, today’s Warner Wetlands is a 40-mile chain […]

Lakeview District Office
1301 South G Street
Plush, OR. 97630
(541) 947-2177
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Gifts N More Coffee Corner Bistro

Enjoy breakfast or lunch and friendly service at this Christmas Valley restaurant and gift shop. If you’re in the mood […]

57276 Park Road
Christmas Valley, OR. 97641
541-576-3600
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Willow Creek Campground

The Willow Creek Campground offers secluded tent and trailer sites in a large ponderosa pine and aspen setting. The campsites […]

Lakeview, OR.
541-947-3334
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