Jacksonville

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Just west of Medford and serving as the gateway to the Applegate Valley Wine trail, this historic Gold Rush town now boasts a thriving cultural and epicurean scene and was named “One of America’s Top 10 Coolest Small Towns” by Budget Travel magazine. Jacksonville is home to the summer-long Britt Music and Arts Festival, an incredible selection of independently owned shops and eateries and accessible hiking and biking opportunities.

Southern Oregon

Jacksonville is located in Southern Oregon, home to wild mountains and rivers, beautiful desert, historic gold rush towns and world-class artistic events.

Nearby cities are: Medford, Ashland, Grants Pass, and Cave Junction / Illinois Valley.

an ItinerarySouthern Oregon Taster’s Tour

by Tina Lassen / January 28, 2014

I knew Oregon’s southwest corner, around Medford, for its wild beauty, where iconic Oregon rivers like the Rogue and the Illinois tumble through the deep seams of the Siskiyou Mountains. But it was a treat literally and figuratively to…

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an Oregon StorySouthern Oregon Lavender Trail

by Sue Owen / May 27, 2014

Visiting each of the farms along the Southern Oregon Lavender Trail this year will take you through the Applegate Valley, surrounded by the outstanding natural beauty of the Siskiyou Mountains. Each of these lavender farms will be open for visitors…

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an Oregon StoryNoir and Nosh

by Eileen Garvin / February 13, 2014

Fans of Oregon wineries expect quality vintages, beautiful views and inviting atmospheres. You’ll find all that and more at many Southern Oregon wineries, which offer tasty food menus and cozy gathering spots to go along with tasting flights. Any…

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an Oregon StoryDon’t-Miss Oregon Wineries

by Eileen Garvin / October 26, 2015

Leah Jrgensen is the owner and winemaker of her eponymous label, Leah Jrgensen Cellars. An 18-year veteran of the wine industry, she has worked at several Oregon wineries, including Erath Winery, Adelsheim Vineyard and Shea Wine Cellars. Here is…

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Find things to see and do In Jacksonville

  1.     Attractions
    1.     Amusement Parks
    2.     Aquariums & Zoos
    3.     Art Galleries & Studios
    4.     Casinos
    5.     Movies and TV filmed in Oregon
    6.     Museums & Interpretive Centers
    7.     Outdoors & Nature
    8.     Performing Arts
    9.     Shopping
    10.     Theater
    11.     Tour Companies & Guides
  2.     Recreation
    1.     Birding
    2.     Camping
    3.     Cycling
    4.     Fishing
    5.     Golf
    6.     Guides & Charters
      1.     Back Country Guides
      2.     Bicycle Guides
      3.     Charter Boats
      4.     Fishing Guides
      5.     Hunting Guides
      6.     Jet Boat Charters
      7.     Outdoor Guides
      8.     Whitewater Guides
    7.     Hiking
    8.     Indoor Sports
    9.     Jet Boating
    10.     Kayaking
    11.     Rafting
    12.     Snow Sports
    13.     Sustainable Travel
    14.     Winter Wonders
  3.     Eat & Drink
    1.     Artisan Producers
    2.     Beer & Breweries
    3.     Cideries
    4.     Coffee & Tea
    5.     Culinary Experiences
    6.     Distilleries
    7.     Farmers' Markets
    8.     Farms & Farm Stays
    9.     Oregon Food Trips
    10.     Picking & Foraging
    11.     Ranches & Ranch Stays
    12.     Restaurants
      1.     American
      2.     Asian Fusion
      3.     Cajun / Creole
      4.     Chinese
      5.     French Bistros
      6.     Greek
      7.     Irish
      8.     Italian
      9.     Japanese
      10.     Latino
      11.     Mediterranean
      12.     Pacific Northwest
      13.     Pizza
      14.     Seafood
      15.     Southern
      16.     Thai
    13.     Seafood
    14.     Wineries & Wine
  4.     Oregon Heritage
    1.     Covered Bridges
    2.     Ghost Towns
    3.     Heritage Areas
    4.     Heritage Museums
    5.     Indian Country
    6.     Lighthouses
    7.     Old West & Oregon Trail
  5.     Natural Wonders
    1.     Bodies of Water
      1.     Lakes & Reservoirs
      2.     Rivers
      3.     Waterfalls
    2.     Forests, Parks & Refuges
      1.     National Forests & Parks
      2.     National Wildlife Refuges and Areas
      3.     State Parks
    3.     Mountains & Hills
  6.     Events
    1.     Animal & Agriculture Events
    2.     Culinary Events
    3.     Cultural Heritage Events
    4.     Exhibit & Lecture Events
    5.     Fairs & Festivals
    6.     Flower & Garden Events
    7.     Oregon Food Trips
    8.     Performing Art Events
    9.     Sports Events
    10.     Visual Art Events
    11.     Volunteer Events
  7. All Places to Stay
  8.     Lodging
    1.     Bed and Breakfasts
    2.     Boutique Hotels
    3.     Farm or Ranch Stay
    4.     Glamping or Tree Houses
    5.     Hostels
    6.     Hotel / Motel
    7.     Resorts
    8.     Vacation Rentals
  9.     RV Parks
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