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A classic Christmas tradition is heading out into the forest and cutting down your own Christmas tree. For many people, that’s hard to do because of location or the time allowed. However, you can participate in this tradition during your holiday vacation in Central Oregon. Not only is there an abundance of trees for you to cut down, but there is a nearby snow park and more things to do in Sunriver, Oregon, for you to do when you stay at Village Properties At Sunriver. We’ll run through where you can cut down your Christmas tree and more things to do in Sunriver, Oregon.

Find and Cut Down The Best Christmas Tree In Oregon

For years, cutting down your Christmas tree has been a tradition in Deschutes National Forest. After you arrive at your vacation property at Village Properties at Sunriver, call the front office to secure tree permits for Deschutes National Forest. Read more about the Deschutes National Forest tree-cutting service guidelines before heading out. 

Types of Trees in Deschutes National Forest

Various trees are available to cut down in Deschutes National Forest, with some growing to more than 120 feet tall. Ideally, you will be looking to cut down a conifer tree in the forest. Here’s a list of the types of Christmas trees in Deschutes National Forest.

  • Ponderosa Pine (This is the popular choice for most people because it smells like vanilla or root beer)
  • White Fir
  • Douglas Fir
  • Western Larch
  • Lodgepole Pine

Best Snow Parks in Central Oregon

After you’ve cut down your Christmas tree, have some fun at a nearby snow park. Various activities include Nordic skiing, snowshoeing, fat biking, sledding, and dog-friendly trails. Here are the best snow parks in Central Oregon.

Christmas Promotion – 10% off

As a unique offering to show our guests how honored Village Properties at Sunriver is to host you for Christmas, get 10% off your booking. This promo code can be used for vacation rental reservations with arrival dates between Dec. 21 – 26. 

Promo code: HOLIDAY10

Start A New Christmas Tradition In Oregon

Make your next Christmas vacation your best one. Cut down your Christmas tree, celebrate at some of the best snow parks, and do more things to do in Sunriver, Oregon. Top the night off with hot chocolate in your vacation rental from Village Properties at Sunriver. Our vacation properties make for a warm and cozy home base for your Central Oregon Christmas getaway. To hear more about our accommodations or have us walk you through your Oregon getaway, reach out to us at 1-844-458-4433. Or book with us online.

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