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Valley of the Rogue State Park
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Valley of the Rogue State Park
Description - A pleasant green oasis awaits you in southern Oregon's Rogue Valley. Camp and play along the river made famous by novelist and avid fisherman Zane Gray. The campground is also a great place to stay while taking in the local culture, history and recreation opportunities in the area. Stay at the park while you take trips to Crater Lake National Park, the Oregon Caves National Monument, historic Jacksonville, Ashland's Shakespearean Festival or the Britt Music Festival. The park is ideally located to give you all of this, plus friendly local shops, museums and sights of interest.

Attractions - Valley of the Rogue Park has both a day-use picnic area and an overnight campground along three miles of shoreline on the Rogue River. A meeting hall is available for groups. An easy self-guided interpretive walking trail provides a relaxing 1.25 mile stroll along the river's edge.

The park offers six yurts. The yurts are domed tents with structural support, a plywood floor, lockable wooden door, lights, heating, and beds with mattresses.

Vital stats: The campground provides 97 full hookup sites, 49 electrical sites, and 21 tent sites (maximum site 75 feet). The park also offers the 6 yurts and 3 group tent. Showers are available at the park

Recreation - Valley of the Rogue State Park provides opportunities for camping, yurts stays, picnicking, fishing, boating hiking, bird watching and viewing interpretive signs.

Climate - Climate in this region varies with elevation and from east to west. The western portions of this region experience higher precipitation and more moderate temperatures year-round. The eastern end of this region is much more arid, with warmer summer temperatures and colder winter temperatures. The higher elevations receive abundant winter snowfall which stays on the ground until early summer in the high mountains.

Location - Valley of the Rogue State Park is located off I-5 at Exit 45B, 12 miles east of Grants Pass.


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Contact Information:
Oregon Parks & Recreation Department, 1115 Commercial Street NE , Salem, OR, 97301-1002, Phone: 800-551-6949

Additional Information:
Oregon State Parks - Oregon's State Parks offer beautiful settings for outdoor recreation activities including camping, yurt or cabin stays, hiking, biking, picnicking, fishing boating, wildlife viewing and much more.
Southern Oregon - Southern Oregon offers a balanced mix of natural, historical and cultural attractions. The centerpiece of Southern Oregon is Crater Lake National Park, Oregons only National Park. Crater Lake is 1,932 feet deep, the deepest lake in the United States.

Links:
Campground Reservations - Reserve your campground online here with reserveamerica.com
Oregon State Parks - Official Agency Website

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