Deschutes Area Info

Maupin offers a revitalizing escape from the city, the job, the kids, the parents — you name it! Recognized for excellent white water rafting excitement and world-class fishing, Maupin is your destination for recreation. The hot summer months attract whitewater and angling enthusiasts from around the world. Whether you’re paddling through intense rapids or just taking a midsummer float, the Deschutes River promises adventure and relaxation for all.

Maupin and the surrounding area offers an abundance of recreational opportunities. In addition to world-class fishing and whitewater sports, there is plenty to keep any outdoor aficionado occupied. Hiking, camping, bird watching and wildlife viewing are popular activities.

The abundance of wildlife and birds in the gorgeous canyons, and a warm sunny climate, make Maupin its own hidden paradise!

From Maupin, you can easily get to Mt. Hood and the Mt. Hood National Forest, the John Day Fossil Beds, the Columbia Gorge, and the historic Barlow Trail. Be sure to visit scenic White River Falls, a short drive from Maupin. The ghost town of Shaniko, Kah-Nee-Ta Resort and the Warm Springs Indian Reservation, and the Columbia Gorge Discovery Center are among the area’s many attractions.

Many newcomers are discovering Maupin’s secret…the Spring and Fall months! Maupin and Central Oregon at large offer 300+ days of sun per year.

Gorgeous weather, minimal people and the mighty Deschutes River make Maupin the place to be in the “off” season. The Maupin Chamber of Commerce is a great source of information for the whole south Wasco County area.

Recognized for white water excitement and world-class wild trout and steelhead fishing, Maupin is Oregon’s headquarters for recreation. The heat of summer attracts whitewater and angling enthusiasts from around the world.

Whether you’re splashing through rapids or reeling in a powerful fish, The Deschutes River promises adventure and relaxation for all.

Imperial River Company

  • (541) 395-2404
  • (800) 395-3903

Located on the banks of the Deschutes River * Oregon-themed rooms * Open all year * Breakfast included * Special Winter Rates * All rooms have private entry and private bath

Deschutes Motel

Newly remodeled, this is the best place to stay in Maupin! We highly recommend you give them a try. You won’t be sorry!!!

  • (541) 395-2626
  • 616 Mill st, Maupin, Oregon 97037

Flat screen TVs * WIFI * A/C * Microwaves and mini refrigerators * Open all year

The Oasis Resort and Guide Service

  • (541) 395-2611
  • P.O Box 365, Maupin, Oregon 97037

Comfortable private cabins * Fishing guide service * Cafe * Camping * T-Shirts *  Flies and Tackle * Shuttle Service * Boater Passes & Information

River Run Lodge

  • (877) 335-8867
  • (541) 980-7113

Open all year * Quiet accommodations just a short walk from the Deschutes River * Located in the heart of Maupin’s recreation district * Easy access to the river, restaurants, and other local amenities * Privacy and intimacy of a small 6 room lodge

The Riverside

  • (541) 395-2438
  •  597 S. hwy 197, P.O Box 351, Maupin, Oregon 97037

River view dining * House made classic Americana fare * Cocktails, regional wines and the best craft beers * TVs in all areas for your favorite sporting events * Great menu for breakfast, lunch, and dinner with daily specials

Maupin Market

  • (541) 395-2888
  • 507 Deschutes Ave. Maupin, OR

Full-service grocery store * Full-service deli * Extensive fresh produce selection * Fresh baked goodies * Wide selection of meat * Ice cold beer * Great wine selection * Well-stocked (nearly 3,000 bottles) liquor store * You will be impressed!

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