3 Days in Jacksonville

It’s a bit off the beaten path, so not everyone’s been to Jacksonville in Southern Oregon — or even heard of it. But that’s exactly what makes it so special. This charming 1850’s gold mining town — not far from Medford and Ashland and about 90 minutes from Crater Lake — beckons with its mild…

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Jacksonville

Welcome to the gateway to the Applegate Valley Wine Trail.

Jacksonville is a historic Gold Rush town now known for a thriving cultural and epicurean scene. Named one of America’s top 10 coolest small towns by Budget Travel Magazine, Jacksonville is home to the summer-long Britt Music & Arts Festival, an incredible selection of independently owned shops and eateries, celebrated winemakers and accessible hiking and biking opportunities.

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Where can I pan for gold in Southern Oregon?

For gold panning, the Rogue River is a great place. We’ve seen many people panning for gold along the lower Rogue around Grave Creek (just past the little town of Galice…take the Merlin Exit of I-5 north of Grants Pass). You can pan on any public land stretch of river, and 1/4 a mile up…

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Victorian Christmas

November 30 - December 7, 2019
Jacksonville, Southern Oregon

Victorian Christmas Parade

December 7, 2019
Jacksonville, Southern Oregon

Chinese New Year Celebration

February 8, 2020
Jacksonville, Southern Oregon
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