Nancy Lee Chong, the Queen of Needleturn | Port of Gold Beach | Sand Dollar Inn | Winter Springs Ranch |
Named for the gold that was found near here in the mid-1800s, Gold Beach sits where the Rogue River meets the sea. Year-round fishing, jet boat trips, and other outdoor activities for the entire family make this a vacation paradise. It is also the county seat and site of the fairgrounds, where events are held year-round. The Rogue River Museum is at the jet boat dock near the southern end of the bridge. Upriver about 10 miles are the Schrader Old Growth Trail and Myrtle Tree Trail, home of Oregon's largest myrtlewood tree.
History Curry County Historical Society Museum |
Public Libraries Curry Public Library |
Motels, Hotels, and Resorts Oregon Trail Lodge | Paradise Wilderness Lodge |
Natural History Prehistoric Gardens |
RV campgrounds and dealers Arizona Beach Campground | Foster Bar Campground | Illahe Campground | Kimball Creek Bend Campground | Kimball Creek Bend RV Resort | Lucky Lodge RV Park | Quosatana Campground |
Science Wilderness Canyon Adventures |
Sports and Sporting Events Allen's Guide Service | Lower Rogue River Trail #1168 | Rogue River Mail Boat Trips | Terry Kennedy Fishing Guide Service | Ultimate Salmon Fishing |
Vacation Rentals Wild Coast Vacation Rentals | Curry County Fairgrounds |
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02/06 Coming to The area
Spring Thaw Mountain Bike Festival Ashland OR May18-19 The Spring Thaw is Oregon's largest mountain bike event.
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.