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Dates: 6/25/2020 - 6/28/2020
City / State: Rogue Gorge, OR
Event Name: Rogue River Gorge Hike
Event Type: Walk
Event ID: 116124 
Distance - Trail Ratings: 6km, 11km - 1B
Description: Marvel at the Land Bridge with the Rogue River disappearing into a lava tube and re-emerging downstream. Walk along the raging Rogue River listening to tumbling waters, while staring up at 200-foot tall old growth Douglas Firs on a 3.5 mile path.
Amenities: Strollers: hard | Wheelchairs: NO | Pets: Yes | Restrooms: Yes
Special Programs: This event doesn't have any special Programs assigned.
Start Times: Daily, dawn to dusk.
Location: Inn at the Commons
Start Point / Driving Directions: 200 N. Riverside Ave, Medford OR 97501, (541) 779-5811. From southbound I-5 take exit 30 toward OR-62/Crater Lake Highway/Medford/Klamath Falls for .3 miles, turn right onto Crater Lake Hwy (OR-62) toward OR-238 for .4 miles, turn left onto Court St (OR-99) for 1.3 miles, turn left onto E. 5th St for .1 miles and left onto N. Riverside Ave to the Inn. From north I-5 take exit 27 toward South Medford/OR-99/Hospital/To Barnett Road onto Belknap Rd for .5 miles. Turn left onto E. Barnett Rd for .7 miles, Right onto S. Riverside Ave (OR-99) for 1.1 miles and arrive at the Inn.
Awards & Fees: IVV Credit Only
Comments: About an hour drive from Medford, so a hike best coordinated with the Casey State Park walk. A challenge hike with more trails nearby to explore. Not far from Crater Lake, which will also be sanctioned for a walk this year.
Challenges: Forests, Mountains, Nature, Landmark, Waterway.
Host Club: Oregon Trail State Volkssport Assn.
Contact: Tom Baltes (505) 298-1256
Website: www.walkoregon.org
E-Mail Contact: TLBaltes@aol.com