Deschutes County Physical, Cultural & Historical Features

Note 1: The Cultural Feature "Locales" can be very helpful in getting oriented in a new community.
Note 2: Links for Local Area Search and Driving Directions are below each feature map.

Physical Features
Areas 4
Basins 7
Bays 1
Bends 1
Capes 1
Cliffs 2
Craters 7
Falls 14
Flats 41
Forests 3
Gaps 5
Glaciers 10
Lakes 122
Lava 4
Pillars 1
Plains 1
Ranges 1
Ridges 12
Springs 28
Streams 59
Summits 161
Swamps 9
Valleys 11
Cultural Features
Airports 24
Bridges 4
Buildings 83
Canals 25
Cemeteries 12
Civil 9
Dams 14
Harbors 5
Hospitals 2
Locales 251
Mines 2
Parks 74
Post Offices 9
Reserves 2
Reservoirs 26
Schools 57
Towers 8
Trails 22
Wells 19
Historical Features
Airports 1
Areas 1
Bridges 1
Locales 29
Military (Historical) 2
Parks 1
Populated Places 3
Post Offices 22
Rapids 1
Schools 11
  • Physical Features are the natural features of the Earth's surface.
  • Cultural Features are landscape features that were created or shaped by humans.
  • Historical Features are features that no longer exist on the landscape.
  • Historical Landmarks: Oregon's National Historic Landmarks