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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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Rogue Valley

Rising Sun Farms

Our mission is to provide healthy food utilizing the highest quality clean ingredients while supporting organic and sustainable agriculture. Our […]

5126 S. Pacific Hwy
Phoenix, OR. 97535
800-888-0795
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Valley ViewOrchard
Rogue Valley

Valley View Orchard

A farm stand and U-pick cherries, peaches, apples and pears, Valley View Orchard also sells vegetables from neighboring farm. They […]

1800 N Valley View Rd
Ashland, OR. 97520
541-488-2840
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323 NE E. Street
Grants Pass, OR. 97526
541.955.1662
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Lady Geneva Bed and Breakfast

Lady Geneva Bed and Breakfast at Buhrman House is one of the most authentic historic homes in Medford’s Geneva – […]

15 Geneva Street
Medford, OR. 97504
541-900-5239
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140 Old Stage Road
Wolf Creek, OR. 97497
541-479-0209
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Jacksonville Inn
Rogue Valley

Jacksonville Inn

Located in the heart of historic downtown Jacksonville, Oregon, you’ll uncover the Jacksonville Inn’s romantic history. Once named the “most […]

175 East California Street
Jacksonville, OR. 97530
541-899-1900
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At Resistance Wine Co, they’re all about un-corking tradition, smashing stereotypes, and fermenting fabulousness. Their wines are rebels with a […]

322 N Pioneer Street
Ashland, OR. 97520
541-708-1272
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Andras Outfitters

With a combined experience of over 40 years, Jim and Rachel Andras specialize in providing exceptional fly fishing experiences in Southern […]

Talent, OR. 97540-9746
(530) 722-7992
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Nestled in the Cascade Mountains in the northern corner of the Cascade-Siskiyou National Monument, the 745-acre Hyatt Lake Recreation Area […]

Ashland, OR. 97520
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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.