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Address: Bend, OR

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Beautiful but fire has ravaged some areas around it. A nice quiet campground, but not suitable for large RV's.

Visiting the area was beautiful but heart wrenching to see some of the area destroyed by fire. Still a lot of birds, eagles and fishing is good

Reviewed 13 September 2016
Pamela G
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Reviewed 13 September 2016

Visiting the area was beautiful but heart wrenching to see some of the area destroyed by fire. Still a lot of birds, eagles and fishing is good

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Thank Pamela G
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Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

Being very new to kayaking my wife and I are looking for new adventures. Little Cultus was our forth try in our kayaks. Little Cultus is an O.K. Kayaking venue. It is a smaller lake, with trees on every shore, very pretty, but it is not up to par with some of the other choices. Just an open lake, no... More 

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Thank Chris H
Bend, Oregon
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Reviewed 17 July 2016

Little Cultus is my favorite place to visit. Beautiful places to take pictures. Campground. Quiet. Also close to the Cultus Lake Lodge should you need anything.

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Thank Theresa S
Redmond, Oregon
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Reviewed 21 April 2016

My friend and I found a nice sandy beach area to sit out and catch some sun. Lots of sail boats to look at too.

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Thank Debi D
Allen, Texas
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Reviewed 31 January 2016

We spent a day out at the lake and it was a great idea! Some family rented a boat and spent the day driving around while some hung out on the beach, and a few of us rented kayaks and had a blast on the water! As someone from Texas who is used to zero visibility, the water here was... More 

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Lebanon, Oregon
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Reviewed 11 December 2015

A very nice camping and fishing lake that has been subjected to some "beetle kill" in the surrounding pine forest, which makes for some sparse timber areas, but also some great firewood gathering. On the road to Irish and Taylor lakes as well as many trailheads in the area makes this a good jumping off point for backcountry advernture. The... More 

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Thank K W
Laguna Beach, California
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Reviewed 22 November 2015

The lake, itself -- one of the several boating Cascade lakes -- is beautiful, but cold year-around. The accommodations at the lake are bare-bones, with minimal kitchen necessities (dishes, flatware, cups and a few pots), a fitted bottom sheet, a SMALL bathroom, and a fireplace. Bring EVERYTHING that you need, because the on-site store stocks very little, and what is... More 

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Thank James J
Santa Cruz, California
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211 reviews
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Reviewed 11 September 2015

Little Cultus Lake is actually 'warm'!!! Which makes it a great swimming lake for the entire family. And! The lodge has a fantastic Restaurant with great PIE!

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Thank Libi K
Rancho Mirage, California
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Reviewed 1 September 2015

Cultus lake is a great place to get away! The lodge is very nice and rental water equipment is in good condition. Boating around the lake is fun but power boats can send big wakes your direction.

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Thank CaliforniaDreaming07
Hillsboro, OR
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Reviewed 13 August 2015

I was so surprised how clear the water was. Kids had a great time. Bring water shoes since shores are rocky where were anyways, but a beautiful Bend location. We will go back for sure. The boat docks we great for the sailboats, and a great place to kayak and fish!

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