The small community of Murphy is located in the Applegate Valley area.
Murphy is just 15 minutes from Grants Pass, the Josephine County seat. A favorite amongst wine lovers, the Applegate Valley Wine Trail boasts 19 wineries. Included, and famous for their award-winning Spanish-inspired wine is Red Lily Vineyards. For the Outdoor enthusiasts, there are plenty of biking and hiking trails. Visitors can also fish the Applegate River and raft the nearby Rogue River.