Mt. Bachelor Driving Directions

Comprehensive and detailed Mt. Bachelor driving directions so you can spend less time driving and more time skiing.

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Mt. Bachelor

Mt. Bachelor is situated within the Deschutes National Forest in the scenic Cascade Range of central Oregon. Only 22 miles outside of Bend, Oregon along the Century Divide Highway, Mt. Bachelor is a great ski destination that includes a modern lift infrastructure and updated amenities. The ski area is known for having great snow quality and large expansive terrain. As one of the highest mountains in the area, Mt. Bachelor offers 360 degree views from its summit. 

Air Travel:

Redmond Airport (RDM) is 20 miles north of Bend and Mt. Bachelor. Horizon Air and Alaska Airlines offer nonstop flights from LAX, SLC, SFO, SEA, and PDX. Other carriers include United Express and Skywest. Car rentals are available.

By Car:

From Portland: Take I-84 to Wood Village Exit. Turn right on NE 238th Dr, which will become NE 242nd Dr. Turn slightly left onto NE Burnside Rd, which will become SE Burnside St. SE Burnside St. will become US-26 E. Continue straight to go onto US-97 S. Exit 138 to Downtown/Mt. Bachelor. Turn right on NW Colorado Ave. At second roundabout, turn left onto SW Century Dr. Follow SW Century Dr. 21 miles to Mt. Bachelor on left.

From Eugene and points west: Take OR-126/McKenzie Hwy. E. Merge onto US-20 E. Merge onto Bend Pkwy./US-97 S. Exit 138 to Downtown/Mt. Bachelor. Turn right on NW Colorado Ave. At second roundabout, turn left onto SW Century Dr. Follow SW Century Dr. 21 miles to Mt. Bachelor on left.

From Ashland and points south: Take OR-62 E/OR-238 toward Medford/Crater Lake. Turn right onto Crater Lake Hwy./OR-62 E. Stay straight on OR-230/E. Diamond Lake Hwy. Turn right on OR-138/E. Diamond Lake Hwy. Turn left onto US-97 N. Turn left onto Vandervert Rd. Turn right onto S. Century Dr. Turn left onto Spring River Rd, which will become NF-40. Turn right onto NF-45/Edison Ice Cave Rd. At junction, stay straight to get onto Cascade Lakes Hwy. W. Cascade Lakes Hwy. ends at Mt. Bachelor.

Ground Transportation:

The Portland Avis rents vehciles equipped with winter tires (800-331-1212).

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