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Crook County

Located in Central Oregon & Columbia Gorge and Mt Hood Regions

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Crook County's 15,700 residents live on nearly 3,000 square miles of land, with only an annual rainfall of 10.5 inches. The county was established in October of 1882 and the county seat is Prineville. Highway 26 passes through Prineville on its way from the coast to the Snake River. It is here that Highway 126 ends its long trek from the coast.

The eastern two thirds of the county is very lightly populated.

Location: Prineville Oregon

Other Oregon Counties nearby:
(Prineville) Crook County
(Prineville) Crook County
(Bend) Deschutes County
(Bend) Deschutes County
(Madras) Jefferson County

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12/02 Coming to The Prineville area
John Scharff Migratory Bird Festival Burns OR April11-14 Enjoy witnessing the spectacular spring migration in the Harney Basin of southeast Oregon. View thousands of migratory birds, from waterfowl and songbirds to raptors and cranes.
Columbia Gorge Wine and Pear Fest Hood River OR May18-19 Start off the weekend with friends and fun featuring Columbia Gorge wineries and eateries. Highlights include entertainment, live music, wine tasting, great food, fruit exhibits with samples, and local artisans.
Gorge Blues and Brews Festival Stevenson WA June21-22 Fine collection of local craft brews and local wines, a multitude of phenomenal foods, and great blues music, while benefiting local charities in the Columbia Gorge.
Columbia Gorge Bluegrass Festival Stevenson WA June25-28 Amazing talent, workshops, instrument contests and raffle, fine craft and food vendors, a merry beer garden, and nightly dances.
The Oregon Jamboree Sweet Home OR August2-4 Located in the foothills of the Cascade Mountains, the the Oregon Jamboree has 2 stages, 22 shows, 1 sweet weekend.
Huckleberry Festival Bingen WA September6-8 Music, parade, kids games, entertainment.