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Applegate Valley

Explore the Applegate Valley

The Applegate Valley stretches along the Applegate River 50 miles north from the California border to the Rogue River, just west of Grants Pass. Secluded state highway 238 and its tiny side roads wind along the bubbling Applegate River through a steep and scenic valley, dotted with lovely vineyards delivering tasty wines. This rugged, beautiful valley is full of rural scenery, friendly people, and winemaking talent.

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Louie’s of Ashland

For over 15 years, Louie’s has been Ashland’s favorite gathering place for locals, visitors, families and friends. Kids of all […]

41 N Main Street
Ashland, OR. 97520
541-482-9701
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CABA Empinadas

Enjoy one of the best flavors in Latin America. At CABA Cafe you will find our popular and very tasty […]

137 South Central Avenue
Medford, OR. 97501
541-631-9260
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Walkabout Brewing’s tasting room is the perfect place for craft beer fans to see what Walkabout has to offer. Their […]

921 Mason Way
Medford, OR. 97501
541-734-4677
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The Weasku Inn

It’s the charm, history, and details of our inn that will make Weasku Inn your special place. It’s an enchanting […]

5560 Rogue River Hwy
Grants Pass, OR. 97527
541-471-8000
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The Lindsay Lodge

The Lindsay Lodge is located between Grants Pass and Medford near historic Jacksonville. Being in the heart of the Applegate […]

15100 Hwy 238
Applegate, OR. 97530
541-846-6690
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Quality Inn and Suites Airport hotel in Medford is located near the Rogue Valley International – Medford Airport and minutes […]

1950 Biddle Road
Medford, OR. 97504
541-779-0050
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13586 Williams Hwy
Grants Pass, OR. 97527-8637
(541) 218-6961
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Wine and Brush

Wine & Brush was founded in 2013 by local artist, Lis Layton (Formerly Melissa Spurlock) with the goal to give […]

205 N Phoenix Road
Suite 260
Phoenix, OR. 97535
541-660-0366
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Eagle Point, OR. 97524
541-951-2673
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Getting There

East - West

Located between Medford and Grants Pass. Highway 238 provides access to this agriculture-rich region. The Applegate is filled with award-winning wine, local farms, and memories waiting to be made.

WORLD-CLASS WINE

If you follow Highway 238 from Jacksonville to Grants Pass, you’ll discover some of Oregon’s most pastoral scenery in the Applegate Valley. Visit Applegate Lake and enjoy a picnic stop at McKee Bridge, one of Oregon’s historic covered bridges. The valley is also home to a number of increasingly high profile award-winning family-owned wineries.

APPLEGATE LAKE

The picturesque 988-acre Applegate Lake is nestled in the heart of the of the Applegate Valley. There is a trail that travels around the entirety of the 17.5-mile long shoreline, as well as offshoots in the area to keep hikers, bicyclists, and equestrians going! Picnic and day-use areas can be found around the lake, as are swimming areas and campgrounds. There are conventional boat launching areas–please note that the speed limit on this no-wake lake is 10 mph! Applegate Lake has large populations of trout, landlocked Chinook salmon, bass, and crappie.

ROGUE VALLEY FOOD TRAIL

The Applegate is home to a growing number of culinary and agricultural delights, including cheese, charcuterie, and chocolate. Visit fragrant lavender fields and tour farms boasting organic medical and culinary herbs. Pair any with delicious wine along the way.