5 days in Eastern Oregon Itinerary

5 days in Eastern Oregon Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Eastern Oregon travel planner

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Pendleton
— 1 day
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Joseph
— 1 night
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Baker City
— 1 night
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John Day
— 2 nights
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Pendleton

— 1 day
Pendleton is a city in Umatilla County, Oregon, United States. On the 7th (Wed), shop like a local with Pendleton Woolen Mill Store and then try your luck at Wildhorse Resort and Casino.

For photos, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Pendleton online trip planner.

Portland to Pendleton is an approximately 3.5-hour car ride. While traveling from Portland, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Pendleton, ranging from highs of 92°F to lows of 59°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Joseph.

Things to do in Pendleton

Fun & Games · Historic Sites · Shopping · Casinos
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Joseph

— 1 night
Joseph is a city in Wallowa County, Oregon, United States. Start off your visit on the 8th (Thu): immerse yourself in nature at Wallowa Lake State Park and then go from sight to sight with Wallowa Lake Tramway.

For more things to do, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Joseph trip planner.

Traveling by car from Pendleton to Joseph takes 2.5 hours. Plan for slightly colder nights when traveling from Pendleton in July since evenings lows in Joseph dip to 53°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Thu) early enough to drive to Baker City.

Things to do in Joseph

Transportation · Parks · Nature
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Baker City

— 1 night
Baker City is a city in and the county seat of Baker County, Oregon, United States. Kick off your visit on the 9th (Fri): get engrossed in the history at Baker Heritage Museum and then take an in-depth tour of National Historic Oregon Trail Interpretive Center.

To find reviews, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Baker City online route builder.

You can drive from Joseph to Baker City in 2.5 hours. Traveling from Joseph in July, plan for slightly colder nights in Baker City, with lows around 47°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Fri) early enough to drive to John Day.

Things to do in Baker City

Museums
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John Day

— 2 nights
John Day is a city located about 2mi north of Canyon City in Grant County, Oregon, at the intersection of U.S. Routes 26 and 395. Kick off your visit on the 10th (Sat): explore the striking landscape of John Day Fossil Beds National Monument. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 11th (Sun): examine the collection at DeWitt Museum and then take an in-depth tour of Kam Wah Chung State Heritage Site.

For other places to visit, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, read John Day trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Baker City to John Day in 2 hours. Expect a bit warmer evenings in John Day when traveling from Baker City in July, with lows around 57°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Sun) to allow time to drive back home.

Things to do in John Day

Parks · Nature · Museums

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