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Rivers

  • The upper Rogue River is a fast-flowing and cold Cascade Mountain river that originates near Crater Lake National Park. Camping, hiking, fishing, cycling and picnicing are popular activities along ...

  • The Rogue River is a large river surrounded by rocky cliffs and forested mountains. It flows into the Pacific Ocean near Gold Beach, OR. It has a 12 mile 'wild section' within the Wild Rogue Wilder...

  • The North Umpqua River is a good choice for native steelhead, rainbow, and cutthroat trout. Hiking in the area varies in difficulty with elevation ranging from 1,150 to 6,200 feet.

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  • Only adipose fin clipped steelhead (hatchery fish) can be kept on the NFJD River. The best time to fish for steelhead is in the spring, just prior to April 15th when the season closes. Be sure and ...

  • The Metolius River originates from springs that rise from the base of Black Butte, a composite volcano that rises over 3400 feet above the river. The river flows north for 18 miles and then bends e...

  • The Crescent CG is at 5200 feet elevation and has 5 tent/trailer sites and stream water. The campground is on the river with easy access off County Rd 62. The Trout Farm CG is about 2-miles downstr...

  • Little River is a mountain setting where hiking around Hemlock Lake and Meadows varies from easy to steep (3,000-5,000 feet in elevation).

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  • The Scenic Illinois River was accepted into the Oregon State Scenic Waterways System in 1970 and the Federal Wild and Scenic River system in 1977. It provides opportunities for dayuse as well as ov...

  • Fall River is a beautiful spring-fed stream flowing through rolling pine forest. It is open to fly fishing only. Clear and cold, it springs full-blown from the ground about 2 miles northwest of Pri...

  • The best population of stream-inhabiting German brown trout in the state lives in the Deschutes River below Wickiup Reservoir. Highly accessible and easy to drift, the river changes dramatically be...

  • The river's beautiful setting, ease of access and relatively shortdriving time from major population centers of the state makes it popular for both daily, weekend, and vacation use.

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  • The Deschutes River in this area is a great wild trout stream and nursery for Wickiup's brown trout population as it flows through a flower-bedecked meadowland. This section offers excellent fishin...

  • Public ownership in this stretch of river is primarily a combination of BLM, USFS land, and three state parks. Most of the public land is included in the Deschutes River Recreation Area within the ...

  • The Crooked River experience is one of rugged, dramatic canyons, enthusiastic fish, Wild and Scenic tracts, bald eagles and kingfishers, and cool, spring-fed headwaters. The river maintains a wild ...

  • Clearwater River is surrounded by beautiful mountain scenery at 4,000 to 5,000 feet in elevation. Hiking in the area includes the North Umpqua River, Diamond Lake and Mt. Thielson which ranges in d...

  • The Applegate River is the second largest tributary to the Rogue River, and provides a substantial fishery below Applegate Dam for winter steelhead. It is stocked with thousands of hatchery smolts ...