Fun Runs for Truffles, to the Ruts, and Through Hells Canyon

Whether you’re a runner, or just enjoy staying in shape and getting a little exercise when you visit new places, you won’t want to miss these great one of a kind spring fun runs in Baker County Oregon where you can run for Truffles, to the Ruts of the Oregon Trail, or through Hells canyon. The… Continue Reading


Winter Sleigh Rides in Historic Baker City

Bundle up and enjoy winter in Northeast Oregon as you tour the the wintery streets of historic Baker City riding in an authentic horse drawn sleigh (carriage if there is no snow) as seen on Grant’s Getaways Tours depart and end at the Historic Geiser Grand Hotel each Saturday evening mid December through February from 7:30 till 9:30 p.m. … Continue Reading


Christmas in Baker County Oregon

Christmas is truly a wonderful  time of year to visit Baker County Oregon, and see for yourself why two of our local communities, Sumpter and Baker City, are among the “Most Enchanting Christmas Towns in Oregon”.    And, for Christmas shopping, Baker City’s downtown is one of “8 Main Streets that are pure magic at Christmas… Continue Reading


September Celebrations in Baker County

Summer is almost over but September celebrations abound in Baker County Oregon There’s something magical about September and early October in Baker County that make this the perfect time of year to visit Baker City and celebrate the changing seasons with a variety of community festivals and fall events throughout the County.  Here are just a few of… Continue Reading


Eclipse Events Baker County Oregon August 17-21

It’s going to be an exciting eclipse weekend in Baker City and surrounding Baker County with a variety of community events and festivals scheduled throughout the county leading up to the eclipse.  Here are a few of our top picks for our visitors looking to explore Baker City and this amazing Northeast corner of Oregon while… Continue Reading


Eclipse Camping in Baker County Oregon

There are still lots of eclipse camping options available along the path of totality in Baker County Oregon.  Whether you’re on a grand eclipse adventure with your RV, or just looking for a place to pitch your tent under the wide open skies of Eastern Oregon, or maybe you’re looking for something a little more… Continue Reading


8 Award Winning Festivals in Baker County Oregon

Eight Award Winning Oregon Festivals in Baker County That You Won’t Want To Miss Local community festivals and events are always one of the highlights of any vacation.  Whether you stumble on them by chance,  or plan ahead and schedule your trip to include them, local festivals are always a great way to celebrate with… Continue Reading


Oregon State Parks Adds Camping Spots in Path of Totality for Eclipse 2017

Oregon State Parks are adding additional campsites at parks within the path of totality for the 2017 eclipse. For visitors heading to Baker County to watch the eclipse the list includes additional spaces at Farewell Bend State Recreation Area near Huntington and Unity Lake State Recreation Site near the town of Unity. Customers can make reservations beginning at… Continue Reading



Easter Weekend Celebrations in Baker County Oregon

Easter Egg Hunts, Kids Rodeo, and a Star Party on the Oregon Trail.  Easter Weekend in Baker County Oregon is full of family friendly festivities. 3 Easter Egg Hunts:  Saturday April 15th  Baker City Always the Saturday before Easter this community Easter egg hunt in Baker City’s historic Geiser Pollman Park is a whirlwind of… Continue Reading