Bend Parks & Rec

Bend Park & Recreation District maintains and operates more than 3,035+ acres of developed and undeveloped parkland. That includes 81 parks/open spaces and 70 miles of trail. BPC offers over 1,000 recreation programs for all ages and abilities throughout the area.

Bend Parks & Rec


Planeteria conducted a design and technology audit to kick off its work with Bend P&R. We made recommendations based on industry and web standards and then began implementing those recommendations as part of a full website overhaul. The final site will be mobile responsive; be managed across multiple departments; have GIS integrated mapping; sync automatically with social media; and allow use of all media types.


The solution including the integration of an online payment portal, emergency alerts, site search functionality, trip planners, real time information, video embedding/streaming, document archive, online forms, news/announcements, social media integration, rotating banners of photos/video and more.


News & events, social media integration, custom calendar integration, RecTrac (third party integration) procurement, emergency alerts, site search functionality, video embedding/streaming, document archive, online forms, ADA compliant, Google Analytics, mobile responsive, language translation, ongoing maintenance and hosting.


Bend Parks & Rec utilizes many 3rd party tools. One of the most important tools that was integrated into this site is RecTrack. RecTrack is a Facility and Parks & Rec management platform. Throughout the website visitors can register for a fitness class, rent a facility and much more.


ARC GIS data is used to map trails and open spaces for website visitors. Using a filtering system, visitors can select a trail that best fits their needs.