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Sickness Issues from the Trumpet: Health Conditions at the Early Western Oregon Reservations

“The Doctress said she distinctly saw the sickness that afflicted the tribes issue from the Trumpet which I sounded to announce the hour of school, and settle like a mist upon the camp; and should I sound it, in a few days all the Indians would be in their graves- The camp desolate! 2,575 more words

Removal and Decline of the Rogue River Tribes after removal to Reservations

In 1856, all of the tribes from the interior of western Oregon removed to the Grand Ronde Indian Reservation. This was a plan created by Oregon Indian Superintendent Joel Palmer after the outbreak of new hostilities in southern Oregon in 1855. 2,193 more words

Upper Rogue River Trail (River Bridge to North Fork Dam) 27-Sep-2016

The Upper Rogue River Trail (USFS #1034) is a National Recreation Trail that closely follows the Rogue River for about 47 miles from its headwaters at Boundary Springs in the northwest corner of Crater Lake National Park to the North Fork Dam Recreation Area outside Prospect, Oregon.   997 more words

Day Hiking

LIGHTS OUT Kate's Journal

The final goodbye always comes as an unpleasant gut-wrenching surprise no matter how long its approach. I knew that at my father’s passing the mournful sound of “Taps” would echo over the hills of Southern Oregon. 333 more words

Chrome Bright Steelhead Along the Rogue River

September 6th and the weather is making a major change. From the heat of summer to the cool of fall in just a few days. A little overcast graced the early morning hour on the Rogue River. 138 more words

Rogue River Report

From River Gorge to Grants Pass and Beyond (July 5 2015)

Everyone is moving out of the campground but we stay a while. It is a beautiful place, along the Upper Rogue. The water rushes along big boulders and further down, there is a gorge with natural bridge, pools, cascades and underground river flow. 473 more words

Independence 2015

Rogue River RV Park in Shady Cove is Pure Pacific NW Bliss

Oregon is a state filled with natural wonders and quirky attractions, and those aren’t just found in Portland, the weird, hipster capital of the state. The Rogue River and Siskiyou National Forest make for a great offbeat adventure filled with beautiful scenery and unforgettable experiences! 542 more words

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