Saturday, April 20, 2013 by
On the birding trail again. This
time on the Three
Sisters Loop of the Oregon Cascade Birding Trail. This
loop is a bit south of the Mt. Jefferson Loop so you could spend a
few days, using an Oregon Bed and Breakfast Inn as your home base to
observe the region's birds and spectacular scenery that is the
Central Oregon Cascades.Read More
At the heart of the Oregon Cascades lies the Three Sisters
Wilderness, named for three 10,000-foot volcanic peaks. The
Three Sisters Loop traverses some of Oregon most...
Wednesday, April 17, 2013 by
The Willamette Valley, Oregon's largest AVA (American
Vitaculture Area), stretches 150 miles from
Portland, Oregon. to south of Salem and consists of
sub-appellations. 200 wineries and 10,000 acres of
quality Oregon wine grapes. The rich,
diverse soil and relatively mild climate make for ideal grape
growing conditions. All this combined
with warm summer days and cool nights allows
the wine grapes to develop their flavor and
Being "stewards of the land", a large percentage of...
Thursday, April 11, 2013 by
Our innkeepers are so very talented and creative. Not only
do they provide unique bed and breakfast
accommodations, delightful breakfasts and all the
amenities to present a unique lodging experience, we also
spend time exploring our regions so as to have the very best local
information for our guests. Where to watch the best sunset,
see a magnificent waterfall, the best stroll on the beach or hike
in our forest. We've been here and done that! That's
what makes staying at a member inn of the...Read More
Thursday, April 4, 2013 by
Guest blogger Karen Wickman, owner of the Prospect Historic Hotel, lodging near Crater
Lake, Oregon, wants you to know! She writes:
is a sleepy little town on the side of the road off of Highway 62
in Southern Oregon. It’s right on the way to Crater Lake National
Park and is nestled in the middle of the Rogue River National
Forest. It is surrounded by astonishing natural wonders that
you would never know were there if you didn’t do a little
exploring. Within a half a mile of the Prospe...
Saturday, March 16, 2013 by
It’s that time of year for Eagle Rock Lodge's annual wooden boat festival.
Saturday, April 27th from 10:00 to 5:00. New and historic
McKenzie drift boats will be on display along with casting
demonstrations, fly tying workshop. Food and beer will be
available for purchase with proceeds funding the Life Jacket
program. Join us for a delightful day of boats and beautiful views
of the McKenzie River.
At the Eagle Rock Lodge in Vida guests can enjoy over four
acres of country garden and old...
Wednesday, March 13, 2013 by
Lobenhaus Bed and
Oregon Bed and Breakfast Guild member, has been selected as
one of the Top 10 Vineyard Inns by Bed
Located in a peaceful, rural 28-acre setting, the Lobenhaus offers
lodging and hospitality with distinction. Each of the six well
appointed rooms in this tri-level, lodge-style B&B has a
private bathroom, individual heating/air conditioning, additional
outside door to a deck with territorial views of Millican Creek,
our woods and vineyards.
Sunday, February 10, 2013 by
at the Oregon Bed and
Breakfast Guild we encourage guests who've stayed with any of
our member inns to tell us their story. You can do that by
visiting our blog and clicking on the "Stayed at an OBBG
member inn?" button on the right side of the blog page.
What do we do for you? Remove your personal information from
your blog post, but keep it so we can enter you in a drawing for
$100 of OBBG lodging gift vouchers. Tell everyone what you
did--go for a bike ride? Birdwatching? ...
Friday, January 11, 2013 by
for a little culinary tourism combined with an Oregon geotourism
event? Check out the information provided by Vikki and Tina
at Bybee's Historic Inn
near Jacksonville, Oregon.
Register your own parade entry, or plan to participate in the
"Snake-A-Leg" 5K fun run (ever seen a group of folks do a 5K in a
Festival. The main events are held in
Jacksonville, Oregon, in partnership...
Thursday, January 10, 2013 by
Aurora in Marion County, Oregon, just south of
Portland. Peacefully established in the mid-1800's and
located near the Oregon Wine Country, Aurora has a rich past
and charming atmosphere. It was founded as a
religious commune in 1856 by Dr. William Keil who named it after
his daughter. The secret is out on this quaint village
known as 'Oregon's antique capital'.Read More
The 1860 farmhouse that is now the
Bed and Breakfast is located in a beautiful country
setting, minutes from Aurora....
Saturday, January 5, 2013 by
Tyee Lodge offers gracious Oregon Coast lodging for travelers in a
picturesque beachfront setting. Spectacular views of the Pacific
Ocean and the incomparable Oregon coastline can be seen from every
window. All rooms have private baths.
Close to Newport, Oregon, Tyee Lodge is also close to other Central
Oregon Coast attractions including the Bayfront, historic Nye
Beach, ocean tour cruises and fishing, two lighthouses, the Oregon
Coast Aquarium, and fantastic restaurants. We are here to help...
Monday, December 17, 2012 by
to Enterprise or Joseph Oregon and looking to stay at the Best
Western Rama Inn in Enterprise? Well, that lodging is
closed, but don't despair! There are a couple of
wonderful places to stay nearby!
1910 Historic Enterprise House Bed and
Breakfast, also called the "Enterprise House," is very close to
downtown Enterprise and offers 5 well-appointed guestrooms, each
with its own private attached bath.
The Bronze Antler Bed and Breakfast is located
only 10 minutes away in nearby Joseph,...
Friday, November 23, 2012 by
always like it when venerable travel writer Gerry Frank picks an
Oregon Bed and Breakfast Guild member to include in his articles.
On November 18, 2012, Gerry picked the Oval Door Bed & Breakfast in Eugene as one
of his favorites. You can read the full article from the
start out right with locally roasted coffee delivered to the guest
rooms. Follow the aroma of just-out-of-the-oven baked goods to the
dining room for a full gourmet breakfast. Main dishes feature...
Friday, November 2, 2012 by
There's more to Oregon Coast lodging than Oregon coast hotels
and the folks that run the Oregon bed and breakfasts there are
creative in what they do. tInnkeepers are known for doing
more than just running a bed and breakfast. Eileen Obteshka,
innkeeper of the Grand Victorian B&B and Vintage Cottage
Rental supplied this photo from a High Tea event she
recently catered for a ladies church group.
Don't they look precious in their hats?
High Tea is available 7 days per week by arrangement at the
Thursday, October 11, 2012 by
Ah, the fall in Southern Oregon! Vikki, innkeeper at
Bybee's Historic Inn, a romantic bed and
breakfast in Jacksonville, has a few tips about things to see
and do in Jacksonville.
better way to enjoy autumn than visiting Historic Jacksonville? The
town gardens are still brimming with flowers while the cool nights
begin to tint the trees with color. The trolley is
still touring about and our quaint streets beckon
you to wander through town admiring our historic buildings. The
Tuesday, September 25, 2012 by
Monday, August 20, 2012 by
The 16th Annual Nez Perce Art in the Wallowa is
coming up very quickly--Saturday of the first weekend in October
2012 to be exact. If you like contemporary Native American
art then you don't want to miss this opportunity. Nez Perce
Indian and nearly Columbia River Tribal Plateau artists will once
again display and offer their work for sale at the historic Wallowa
Lake Lodge in Northeastern Oregon.
Live and silent auctions take place in the afternoon of
Saturday, October 4, 2012, from noon to 4...
Tuesday, July 10, 2012 by
Those innkeepers at Bybee's Historic Inn near Jacksonville, Oregon,
are at it again! If you're going to be staying in Ashland
Oregon lodging in Southern Oregon near Jacksonville on July 15,,
2012, then plan to spend your afternoon with a little outdoor food
& fun while supporting a great cause at Bybee's Historic Inn.
Proceeds benefit Hearts With A Mission , a faith-based
organization that supports youth in crises.
Bybee’s BBQ Benefit and Talent
Show Extravaganza--Sunday, July 15, 2012, 2 pm...
Tuesday, May 22, 2012 by
It's that time of year again. Time to start planning
that Oregon Road Trip. Oregon has more designated scenic
byways and tour routes than any other state. The Oregon Bed
and Breakfast Guild is the only State B&B Association and a
welcoming inn awaits you as you travel the backroads. I am
presenting a series of blogs to assist you in
creating create amazing getaways and tours in Oregon.
Thanks Travel Oregon for sharing this
A National Park, a National Symbol, a Natural Treasure....
Tuesday, May 15, 2012 by
a little note from the innkeepers of the Bronze Antler Bed & Breakfast in Joseph,
Oregon (almost into Idaho it's so far east & north in
If you're a guy and into wildlife, you might just want
the 2012 Wallowa Mountain Quilters Guild raffle
quilt for your bed or as a blanket on the leather
couch in your den. And the raffle's still on until June 9,
2012, so buy your tickets now! $1 per ticket
or 6 for $5--and you can order them
through the mail too.
This year's quilt is a Montana...
Monday, May 14, 2012 by
It's that time of year again. Time to start
planning that Oregon Road Trip. Oregon has more designated
scenic byways and tour routes than any other state. The
Oregon Bed and Breakfast Guild is the only State B&B
Association and a welcoming inn awaits you as you travel the
backroads. I am presenting a series of
blogs to assist you in creating create amazing getaways
and tours in Oregon. Thanks Travel Oregon for sharing this
'Oregon's Highway in the Sky. When you venture out