Pendleton is located in Oregon and is south of Kennewick and Walla Walla, WA. It is an ideal spot for family fun, a couples' getaway or even a long weekend with friends. Pendleton is mainly known for creating the colorful and intricate Pendleton blanket.
There is a lot to choose from when visiting Pendleton. You are definitely going to want to check out the Pendleton Woolen Mill, it's a must see and a great time for everyone in your group. Tour McKay Creek National Wildlife Refuge or you could spend a day visiting the Heritage Station Museum. They may be different but they are sure to entertain. This charming city has loads of activity options, there is going to be something to do for everyone, one of the more popular for the whole family is visiting the Pendleton Underground Tours.
The areas in the south of the city, near McKay Park are lovely. They are also on the way to McKay Reservoir, a good place to spend a warm day.
The best time to visit Pendleton is during the summer months. Much of Eastern Oregon is high desert, so temperatures can get higher than what many expect from the state.
There are some great places for foodies to sample when visiting. Great Pacific is known for having some of the best American cuisine in the area. If you love American, then you're also going to want to check out The Saddle Restaurant, which is a local favorite in Pendleton.