Q:  The beautiful prose of a famous Western writer inspired visitors to the lower Rogue River canyon. The writer’s cabin can still be seen on a Lower Rogue Canyon trip – who is this author?

A:  Zane Grey – (Pearl Zane Grey, Jan 31, 1872 – October 23, 1939) was an American author best known for his popular adventure novels and stories that presented an idealized image of the American frontier.


Q:  What innovative gift concept did Harry & David invent in 1947 to bring holiday cheer to people around the world?

A:  The “Tower of Treats”


Q:  What does the word “Umpqua” mean?

A:  "Thundering waters" or "across the waters" are two popular translations for this surviving word of the Umpqua language