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Travel to Jacksonville, Oregon

Traveling to Jacksonville, Oregon, is a journey filled with scenic beauty and accessible from several major cities. From Portland, Oregon’s largest city, the drive to Jacksonville takes approximately 4.5 to 5 hours, south along the I-5 corridor. From the south, if you’re starting in San Francisco, California, it’s about a 6 to 7-hour journey, mainly on I-5 North. Each of these routes offers a unique opportunity to experience the diverse landscapes of the Pacific Northwest, leading you to the charming and historic town of Jacksonville, nestled in the heart of Southern Oregon.

Historic Charm of Jacksonville, Oregon

Experience the historic charm of Jacksonville, Oregon, a picturesque town steeped in 19th-century allure. As a designated National Historic Landmark, Jacksonville is a treasure trove of history, boasting beautifully preserved buildings and a rich cultural heritage. This historic destination, nestled in Southern Oregon, invites visitors to step back in time and explore its fascinating past. Whether taking a stroll through the quaint downtown, participating in guided historical tours, or attending lively cultural events, Jacksonville’s historic appeal is undeniable.

 

Wine Tasting and Vineyards in Jacksonville

Indulge in the exquisite experience of wine tasting in Jacksonville, Oregon, a pivotal location in Southern Oregon’s renowned wine country. Surrounded by lush vineyards and scenic wineries, Jacksonville is a paradise for wine connoisseurs. The town’s proximity to numerous vineyards allows one to taste some of the finest local and regional wines. Embark on a journey through rolling vineyards, enjoy guided tastings, and discover Oregon wines’ rich flavors and unique profiles. Jacksonville’s wine scene is a must-visit for anyone seeking the ultimate wine country experience.

 

Boutique Shopping in Jacksonville

Jacksonville, Oregon, is a haven for shoppers looking for unique and bespoke items. The town’s charming boutique shops offer a variety of handcrafted goods, from artisan jewelry and home decor to gourmet foods and local crafts. Shopping in Jacksonville is an experience of discovery and delight. Stroll through the historic streets, and you’ll find various stores catering to all tastes. Jacksonville’s boutique shopping is a key attraction, perfect for those seeking one-of-a-kind items.

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1305 NW 6th St.
Grants Pass, OR. 97526
541.955.5292
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Velocity Wine Cellars

Velocity Cellars is the personal venture of winemaker Gus Janeway. The flagship wine, Velocity, is an unconventional blend focused on […]

2000 Ashland Mine Road
Ashland, OR. 97520
541-482-9336
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Tarasco’s means culture and language. Enjoy traditional recipes made with fresh ingredients. Tarasco’s goal is to provide the best quality […]

119 E Main Street
Rogue River, OR. 97537
541-582-3329
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Red Carpet Inn

Located on Riverside Avenue this Medford hotel offers a convenient downtown location, offering a short walk to theaters and restaurants. 

525 S Riverside Avenue
Medford, OR. 97501
541-772-6133
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Rogue River Resort

Rogue River Resort is nestled in the heart of the scenic Rogue Valley. This idyllic retreat offers a unique blend […]

2520 Rogue River Highway
Grants Pass, OR. 97527
541-841-0737
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Callahan's Mountain Lodge

This historic lodge and restaurant is literally carved into the side of southern Oregon’s Siskiyou Mountains. Callahan’s is the ideal […]

7100 Old Hwy 99 S
Ashland, OR. 97520
541-482-1299
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Cascade Siskiyou Scenic Bikeway

The only thing prettier than seeing Ashland as you stroll through its downtown is seeing the city nestled in its […]

Ashland, OR.
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Rainie Falls Overlook

Rainie Falls Overlook is located along the Grave Creek to Marial Back Country Byway 1.3 miles above the Grave Creek […]

Wolf Creek, OR. 97497
541-471-6500
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Enjoying a glass of wine by the sandbox

Dos Mariposas Vineyards & Lavender is a small family-owned and operated farm. The tasting room, which opened in fall of […]

3976 Bellinger Lane
Medford, OR. 97501
541-224-7881
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