Crater Lake National Park
Whether you want to visit the famous and eerie Crater Lake, go fishing,or camping, you can find your information here!
The famous and beautiful Oregon caves are located 20 miles out of Cave Junction. There is a beautiful lodge where you can stay in charming, rustic rooms. Read by a cozy stone fireplace or stroll by the creek.
Shasta Sunset Dinner Train
Dine aboard elegant restored vintage railcars as you tour and view the spectacular scenery at the base of Mt. Shasta.
Hellgate Jetboat Excursions
Voyage down the Rogue River through Hellgate Canyon. 2-,4- or 5-hour trips. May 1-September 30. This is appropriate for children and grandparents! It’s great fun! Call 800-648-4874.
Jerry’s Rogue Jets out of Gold Beach, Oregon
See the Rogue River from the ocean side. It’s a short jaunt to the ocean and Gold Beach from the Rogue Valley. These trips are available from May 1 until October 30.
Grants Pass Downs
Thoroughbred and quarter horse races are held every year in Grants Pass at the Grants Pass Downs. Dates are mid-May through the first week in July. Call 541-476-6234.
Drive into adventure at Wildlife Safari. See wild animals in a natural habitat. Two safaris in one day, train rides, petting zoo, free kennels for pets, limited RV park. You can go to their website or call 800-355-4848.
Miniature Golf and Family Fun Center
Open 365 days a year, the Family Fun Center includes miniature golf, go karts, bumper boats, batting cages, a snack bar and Cactus Jack’s Playhouse. Coming soon are a DRIVING RANGE and kiddie go karts. Take Exit 33 from I-5 in Central Point, just north of Medford. Call 541-664-4263 for more information.
Jackson County Fair
There is a County Fair Medford (Jackson County) during the summer. Loads of fun!
Josephine County Fair
There is a County Fair in Grants Pass (Josephine County) during the summer. Loads of fun!
Pear Tree Factory Stores
You’ll love shopping at the outlet stores at the Pear Tree mall, between Ashland and Medford in Phoenix (Exit 24) on Interstate 5. Remember, with no sales tax! 205 Fern Valley Road, Phoenix, OR, 97535 (541) 535-1021
Medford Attractions, Hotels, Motels, Recreation, Current Events
Visiting Medford is a snap when you have the right information.
A Short Drive Away
Fairly close by are a number of sights and wonderful places to visit.
Ashland’s Mt. Ashland has expanded and offers great skiing.
About 2 hours north of Medford you can ski on the incomparable Mt. Bachelor and stay in the famous resort town, Sun River . Sun River is also a desirable fishing resort for the summertime.
The Oregon coast is renowned for its rugged beauty. Also, there are some great entertainment spots.
in Smith River, California (800-487-3141)
West Coast Game Park Safari (broken web page)
in Bandon, Oregon (541-347-3106).
Sea Lion Caves on the Coast
The famous Sea Lion Caves in Florence on Highway 101 will astound you with its beauty. An elevator takes you 208 feet down into one of the largest sea caves in the world. Call 541-547-3111.
Ride the dunes in a rented dune buggy or take a tour. Enjoy bumper boats, miniature golf or the go karts. Located 1 mile south of Florence on Highway 101. Call 541-997-8087.