Edison Sno-park is a great place to snowshoe, offering an interesting, varied loop trail across lava fields and through forests of ponderosa pines. Visitors can also check out a cool lava tube and walk to the cozy Edison snow shelter.
If you go
Getting there: From Bend, head west on Century Drive for 18 miles. Turn left at the turnoff for Sunriver. Follow the road and watch for Edison Sno-Park on the right hand
side of the road, about five miles.
Cost: Sno-park permit required. Cost is $20 for an annual pass, $7 for a three-day permit or $3 for a day pass. Passes are available at the Department of Motor
Vehicles, resorts, sporting goods stores and other retail outlets.
Contact: Deschutes National Forest, 541-383-5300
— Bulletin staff