Bend among NYTimes’ 2015 destination recommendations

Check out #30 on this list published today by the NYTimes: 52 Places to Go in 2015. Yep. That’s us!

Once a frontier logging town called Farewell Bend, this picturesque city of 80,000 is a seductive spot for travelers who are into craft brewing and the great outdoors. The Bend region has 26 breweries, three wineries, two craft spirit distilleries, two cideries and the Cycle Pub, a tour that allows visitors to quaff craft beers while powering a sort of mobile pub by cycling… Bend has … an embarrassment of riches for hikers, fishermen, climbers, stand-up paddle boarders and kayakers.