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Rogue Wild & Scenic River, Oregon
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Description: The ever-popular Wild and Scenic Upper Rogue River flows from the Crater Lake National Park boundary 40.3 miles to the Rogue River National Forest boundary at Prospect. The main highway for Crater Lake National Park parallels the river, and the corridor is lined with campgrounds, picnic areas, and places to stop and admire the scenery. Pullouts include a grove of giant pines, a natural bridge, and a waterfall. Other celebrated landscape features include pumice flats, deep gorges and chutes, and the deep mixed conifer forests characteristic of the Siskiyou Mountains.

Angling for trout from April 22 - October 31. No limit on brook trout. Many trailheads offer a chance to stretch your legs, either on an interpretive nature trail or on a longer hike. Due to the popularity of the run, permits for private float trips are issued by lottery. The application period is from December 1 through January 31. Commercial trips are also available daily during the summer months. Rapids are classed from Class II-IV from Nugget Falls to Gold Hill Boat Ramp, and from Class II-II from Galice to Agness.


Location: On OR 62 and OR 230 north of Prospect.

Address: Supervisors Office
Rogue River-Siskiyou National Forest
3040 Biddle Rd
Medford, OR  97504
Phone: (541) 618-2200

Season: year round

Fee: for campgrounds

Reservations: for some campground
Activities
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 Biking  Fishing  Picnicking
 Boating (Motorized)  Hiking/Backpacking  Scenic Driving
 Boating (Non-motorized)  Horseback Riding  
 Boating (WW)  Hunting  Water Sports
 Camping    Wildlife Viewing
 Caving  Off Highway Vehicles  Winter Sports
 Climbing    

Services and Facilities
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 Visitor Center  Group Campgnd  RV Sites
  Exhibits  Campgnd, Primitive  Electric Hookup
 Interpretive Programs  Drinking Water  Dump Station
 Cultural-Historic Sites  Restrooms  Boat Ramp
 Campgnd, Developed  Showers  Marina
 Rental Cabins

Notes: Beginning May 15, 2001, all boating parties will be required to bring a portable, chemical toilet on float trips.
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