Top Rogue Valley Theaters

Six lovely theaters to visit to find entertainment for everyone.

A Cheese Lovers Guide to Southern Oregon

In 2019 the world’s best cheese was produced right in the Rogue Valley.

7 Romantic Places to Stay in Southern Oregon

There are so many places to snuggle up with your love and we’ve chosen a few unique places to kick off your shoes and relax a bit!

Winter Adventures at Crater Lake

The winter is a great season to visit

The Upper Rogue Wine Trail

Explore these fine wineries on your way to Crater Lake

Bridges & Vineyards & Rivers

Myrtle Creek, Riddle & Canyonville Await!

Top 6 Culinary Festivals in Southern Oregon

Southern Oregon  Artisan’s Markets

Get an insider’s look into what makes a community tick.

Volcanic Legacy Scenic Byway

The dramatic landscape on the east side of Oregon’s Cascades has a story to tell. 

The Umpqua Valley Wine Trail

Southern Oregon’s intrepid wine pioneers are accustomed to blazing their own trail



All Aboard at Train Mountain

Ride the rails at the world’s longest miniature hobby railroad, located on 2,200 acres near Chiloquin


Fall in Love with Merrill

Jump in your car and hit the road to checkout this little town at the center of beautiful farmland with open vistas and awesome history around every corner.

Modoc War Audio Tour

Journey in time through the Klamath Basin experiencing this epic Native American battle

Ride These Ashland Mountain Bike Trails

Cruise from Mount Ashland all the way to the Plaza in downtown!


Rivers & Lakes of Southern Oregon

Summer is an outdoor lover’s playground with lots of swimming, fishing, rafting, and boating around every corner, while winter offers, cross country skiing, snowshoeing, tubing, and even ice fishing!

Southern Oregon Lavender Trail

Sunny skies and rolling hillsides make Southern Oregon a superior location for cultivating lavender plants.

Rodeo in the Oregon Outback

The Lake County Round Up Turns 100!

Kayak at the Illinois River - Travel Southern Oregon - What to do

Explore the Illinois Valley

The Illinois Valley is the gateway to the Redwoods and the southern coast of Oregon–take the time to explore and be pleasantly surprised!

Winemaker Linda Donovan

Wine scene innovator and custom crush pioneer

Summer Festivals in Southern Oregon

Who’s ready for summer fun?

Southern Oregon Wildflower Walks

The mountains come alive with color

North Umpqua Adventures

Find the Fun Along the Highway of Waterfalls

Paddle the Rocky Point Canoe Trail 

Explore Upper Klamath Lake in a Whole New Way

For the Love of Birds

Klamath Falls sculptor Stefan Savides brings his lifelong passion for wildlife to his art

Kick Off Your Boots in Lakeview

Lakeview may feel off the grid in the Oregon Outback, and in a way that is the case, but it just adds to the small town charm.


The Umpqua Valley Wine Trail

Spring is your perfect opportunity to explore what’s new in the popular Umpqua Valley.

Insider’s Guide to the Oregon Shakespeare Festival

Here’s what you need to know

Hart Mountain Antelope Refuge

Hot Springs and Antelope in the Oregon Outback

Off-the-Grid Road Trips

Secret mountains, prairies, rivers and lakes come as a pleasant surprise to travelers who venture to Oregon’s most remote corners

Getting Wild in Winston

Giraffes, yaks, and ostriches are roaming around where they can literally walk right up to your car

A Legacy of Wine and Family at HillCrest Winery

The home of Oregon’s first Pinot Noir vineyard in the Umpqua Valley

Group of people snowshoeing at Crater Lake.

Outdoor Winter Family Fun

As southern Oregonians I don’t know which season we love more because EVERY season is rife with possibilities to enjoy the outdoor life.

What’s New at Mt. Ashland

If you’re already a fan of skiing and snowboarding in Southern Oregon, you know that Mount Ashland offers some of the most picturesque terrain of any ski area in the state.



Ice Skating Hot Spots

Southern Oregon offers plenty of ways to keep active in winter. One activity that’s especially fun for families, couples, or even solo visitors looking to get out and people-watch is ice skating.

Covered Bridge

Eagle Point – Small Town, Big Heart

Eagle Point is a sweet little town that was born in the gold rush days of the 1850’s.

Lakeview furniture maker Bob White

Creating fine furniture from reclaimed, neglected lumber

Five Reasons to get Running to Southern Oregon

Winding between the wooded hillsides of the Siskiyou Mountains and the Cascade Range lies one of Southern Oregon’s biggest secrets — superb running trails.

Best Eats in Roseburg

Area restaurants feature Syrahs, Tempranillos, Rieslings, and other bottles from the more than two-dozen local wineries, and chefs regularly serve steaks, salmon, trout, berries, hazelnuts, and veggies sourced from local farms and rivers..

Hay Wagon

Corn Mazes, Pumpkins and Hay Rides, Oh My!

We all know that Oregon is beautiful, but fall takes the cake.  There is tons of fun to be had at pumpkin patches that include corn mazes, hay rides, pumpkin chunkin’, and more.

Rafting the Rogue River

The Wild & Scenic Rogue River isn’t just your average 215-mile river starting at Crater Lake in Southern Oregon and ending at the Pacific Ocean.


Winter Angling in Southern Oregon

Southern Oregon has long been recognized as home to some of the world’s most revered winter steelhead fisheries



Southern Oregon Outback’s Lake Country

Looking for an old-fashioned road trip? The Southern Oregon Outback is just the right destination with great hiking, bird watching, boating and other outdoor pursuits.

Summer Weekend at Crater Lake

Some of America’s greatest authors have waxed rhapsodic over the sight of Crater Lake’s blue waters. It’s the same view that compels people from all over the world to visit Oregon’s only national park.

Cute store fronts in small town of Oregon

Enjoy Small-Town Life in Central Point

Take a stroll and enjoy this cute little town where parks are hidden around every corner offering shade from old-growth trees, or enjoy a night out at one of their many restaurants in old town.

Southern Oregon Makers: Beam and Weisinger

The true spirit of Southern Oregon’s entrepreneurs can be found all around. 

The Great Umpqua Bash

Let us show you what the Great Umpqua has to offer, our gem of scenic beauty and recreation! There will be outdoors celebration events for everyone from the Headwaters to the Pacific.

The Ultimate Oregon Wine Experience

Taste everything that makes Southern Oregon one of the world’s most renowned wine destinations at this annual taster’s festival in Jacksonville.

Country Charm in the Applegate Valley

Pop into these traditional country stores for a taste of rural life — pack a wine-country picnic, fuel up for an adventure and ease into a more relaxed rhythm.

Girl running through pumpkin patch

Fun Fall Events in Southern Oregon

Every tree bursts out in beautiful oranges, reds, and yellows making for the perfect weather to get outside and with that comes pumpkin patch fun, harvest celebrations and more!

Galice Road: Gateway to Rogue River Beauty

All we knew was the road followed the Rogue River. Our map showed us where we were going but it was impossible to realize what we were about to experience.

A Ride Back in Time

Some bike rides are about the road – the climbs, the descents, the challenges. Others reveal discoveries along the way. A loop from Jacksonville unveils a rare look at a slice of Southern Oregon history.

Beer tasting tray

Beer Taste Your Way Through Medford

The local craft beer culture is alive and kicking in Medford and we couldn’t be happier to be in the middle of it!

A Fun Family Weekend at Wolf Creek Inn

We felt like we were stepping back in time and I wish that I had donned my best hat.


Wild & Scenic Rivers in Southern Oregon

So Many Ways to Celebrate 50 Years of Wild Rivers in Southern Oregon

Kids Find Their Fun on the Zipline

There are new sounds coming from the trees in Southern Oregon. It’s the unmistakable laughter and shrieks as children get their chance to ride ziplines.

Cascade Siskiyou Scenic Bikeway Delivers

Our group of four had just completed the first big climb of the Cascade Siskiyou Scenic Bikeway, an initial 2,600-foot grind from Ashland…

Video: the historic Applegate Trail

Explore all of Southern Oregon’s geological and cultural wonders along the historic Applegate Trail route.

6 Ways to Explore Ashland

In Ashland, nature and culture are in league for an exhilarating getaway.

4 Days of Family Fun In The Rogue Valley

It has only been a few years since our family moved to Southern Oregon and fell in love with the storybook scenery.

Southern Oregon Makers: Wooldridge Creek Winery

First-time visitors to Wooldridge Creek Winery in Southern Oregon’s Applegate Valley could be forgiven for thinking they might stay briefly, sample a wine or two, and move on to the next vineyard down the road. But…

Southern Oregon Maker: Market Master Mary Ellen DeLuca

The most delicious selection of fresh fruits and vegetables, Oregon is just the beginning.

Nibble on This:

The Oregon Cheese Festival Tastes Great

5 Ways to Cycle Southern Oregon

From the blue waters of Crater Lake to the rolling mountains of the Southern Oregon forests.

The Sweet Life in Ashland

I see the future, and it’s covered in chocolate!

Birding In The Klamath Basin

Bird watching is much like a treasure hunt. You start with a list of birds to see and pictures to help identify them.

Explore The Circle of Discovery

Thousands of visitors a year are drawn to Crater Lake, and for good reasons.

Snow Play in Southern Oregon

From Diamond Lake to Hyatt Lake there is a winter wonderland for everyone.

Winter Fun For Everyone

in the Southern Oregon Cascades at Fish Lake and Lake of the Woods

Warner Canyon’s remote, beautiful and nostalgic ski area

deep in the Southern Outback is fun for the whole family

Southern Oregon Creativity

on show at Kerby’s Guild Gallery and Art Center

Rogue Winterfest

Ring in the holidays Southern Oregon-style with food and wine and good cheer at the annual Rogue Winterfest in Grants Pass.

Ashland Culinary Festival

Four days of celebrating the Rogue Valley’s culinary delights!

3 Days Along the Rogue in Grants Pass

The best river town in Oregon boasts theaters, art in the streets, happening restaurants, a now-famous wine scene all in a quaint downtown national historic district.

3 Days for Kids in Klamath Falls

Klamath Falls is best known, perhaps, as a gateway to Crater Lake National Park — and yes, you must go during your stay — but this town has much more going for it than an easy commute to one of the world’s most scenic lakes.

3 Days in Medford and the Rogue Valley

Medford and the Rogue Valley are the stage of Southern Oregon and the western gateway to Crater Lake National Park.

A World of Butterflies

Tucked along the banks of Oregon’s famous Umpqua River in the small wine-producing town of Elkton.

Harvest is on for Applegate Valley Wineries

The best wine country tour is the one you want to tell your friends about.

Ride The Crater Lake Rim On Your Bike

Here’s your chance to enjoy one of the most spectacular bike rides in America with views of the Oregon Cascades and the bluest water in the world

Put On Your Dancing Shoes

The Southern Oregon music scene like you’ve never seen before.

Wildlife Safari

Where the wild things are. “Just sit back and relax as we embark upon a journey across three continents – Africa, the Americas, and Asia.”

Enjoy Crater Lake’s ‘backyard’

There’s plenty to do in Northern Klamath County!

Running Y Ranch: Klamath Comfort

Anyone who likes exploring the outdoors should have the Klamath Basin on a destination bucket list.

Ride the Rogue

Whitewater rafting on Oregon’s Wild & Scenic Rivers offers breathtaking scenery, abundant forests and waterfalls, and a full range of mild to expert trips.

Scenic Drives

One of the special treats of vacationing in Southern Oregon is exploring historic timber and agricultural communities that have lived off the land for decades.

Ride the Rogue

A ride on Hellgate Jetboat Excursions might be described as the best

Trips To The Oregon Caves

Some things to do in the caverns of Southern Oregon