Butte Falls is located north of Eagle Point
along Hwy 60, then east on to Butte Falls Hwy.
According to Oregon Geographical Names, settlers in the Rogue River Valley in eastern Jackson County referred to Mount McLoughlin as Snowy Butte, and the two main streams draining to the northwest from that mountain were known as Big and Little Butte creeks. At the falls on Big Butte Creek a settlement sprang up that took its name from the natural feature.
Butte Falls is part of the Medford-Ashland, Oregon metro area.
History Railroad Museum at Butte Falls | Butte Falls |
Rogue River National Forest Butte Falls Ranger District |
RV campgrounds and dealers Imnaha Campground | Whiskey Springs Campground | Willow Lake Park |
Butte Falls Oregon 97522
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07/21 Coming to The Butte Falls area
Spring Thaw Mountain Bike Festival Ashland OR May18-19 The Spring Thaw is Oregon's largest mountain bike event.
Mt. Pisgah Arboretum Wildflower and Music Festival Eugene OR May19 A day of wildflowers, music, food, crafts, and microscopes!
Rhododendron Days Florence OR May17-19 The annual celebration of the blooming of rhododendrons along the central Oregon Coast.
Azalea Festival Brookings OR May24-26 The community-wide festival includes a parade, street fair, art show, car show, flower & quilt shows, breakfasts and BBQ's
Bohemia Mining Days Cottage Grove OR July18-21 Prospectors' breakfast, miners' parade, food booths, gold panning, a pow wow, carnival, kiddie parade, street dance, and more.