Bend is a city located in Deschutes County, Oregon, United States. The name Bend was derived from "Farewell Bend," the designation used by early pioneers to refer to the location along the Deschutes River where the town eventually was platted, one of the few fordable points along the river. As of the 2000 census, the city had a total population of 52,029.
Web Sites and Links
Bend Chamber of CommerceVisitor, business and relocation information. Includes events, business directory and resources, membership information and recreational activities.
Bend Oregon Community and Internet ResourcesInformation directory on weather, history, schools, library and entertainment.
Bend Oregon Visitor & Convention BureauInformation on events, lodging, meeting facilities, restaurants, activities and shopping. Includes a calendar of events, a business directory, maps, specials and packages.
Central Oregon Environmental CenterCommunity center for environmental education and action with information on over 36 regional organizations. Includes events, programs, staff profiles, membership and volunteer information.
City of Bend, OregonOffers information on city government, services, districts, business development, and departments. Includes news, events and resource links.