La Pine State Park: Day Camp Area

La Pine State Park is a state park along the upper Deschutes River, administered by the Oregon Parks and Recreation Department. Located about a mile from the main highway, and close to accommodation in Bend and La Pine.

Day use area in Forest setting on the Deschutes River.  River has multiple beach fronts and park areas. 

Images taken May 3, 3pm

Permit required from Oregon State Park.  Please allow at least 30 days for permits.

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La Pine State Park: South Loop

La Pine State Park: South Loop.

Cabins on site and central park area with public restrooms

Close to accommodation in LaPine and Bend.

Excellent location for recreational shoots, forest setting, outdoor auditorium.

Close to river.

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LaPine State Park: Big Pine

LaPine State Park is located outside of the town of LaPine in Central Oregon. This park is an excellent location for filming, with multiple parks on the river.

Entrance to the Big Pine area is off the main paved road via a relatively short unpaved road to an expansive parking area.  

Paved paths are good for walking or running shoots, and to access the 500 year old pine and water front park area.

Perfect for recreational shoots, running, walking or any shoots necessary with a wooded area.

Open 8am – 8pm. Permit required.

Path off the main parking area



Path off the main parking area



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Fall Creek (Winter)

This is a perfect year round location for a fly-fishing shoot, branded content (wedding shots on the bridge), camping or recreation shoot.

Located closed to La Pine, Sunriver and Bend, there’s parking for up to 10 vehicles at the entrance to the trail, and additional space within the camping sites for production vehicles.

Images taken mid-January, 1pm. 


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Cowboy Dinner Tree (Silver Lake)

Originally an old shack, the Cowboy Dinner Tree is now a restaurant consisting of several rooms, in addition to a gift show and nearby cabin accommodation.  Located 90 minutes SE of Bend, this is a location that suits itself to cowboy and western themed shoots.  The owners are easy to work with and keen to showcase their property and work with you on your shoot. There are rustic cabins on site,  and basic accommodation nearby in Paisley, Lakeview and LaPine (Best Western Newberry Crater).

There is also a very friendly cat on site (waiting for its closeup).

Cowboy Dinner Tree


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