Umpqua National Forest


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Umpqua National Forest

Address:2900 NW Stewart Pkwy
Roseburg, OR 97470

Phone:541-672-6601
Fax:541-957-3495
Web: www.fs.fed.us/r6/umpqua
Size: 984,602 acres.
Location:Southwestern Oregon, from the summit of the Cascade Mountain range to the western lowlands. Accessible by OR 138. Nearby cities/towns include Canyonville, Cottage Grove, and Roseburg.
Facilities:54 campgrounds, 5 rental cabins, 4 resorts (concession operated), trails (757 miles), boat launches, scenic drives.
Activities:Camping, hunting, fishing, boating, canoeing, whitewater rafting, hiking, rock climbing, mountain biking, horseback riding, cross-country and downhill skiing, snowmobiling.
Special Features:25-mile "Wild and Scenic" section of North Umpqua River; three wilderness areas; Emile Big Tree Botanical Area, a grove of giant, old-growth Douglas fir trees; historic Bohemia Mining District; Pacific Crest National Scenic Trail (see entry in national trails section); Rogue-Umpqua Scenic Byway (Highway 138), nicknamed the "Highway of Waterfalls." Nearby is Crater Lake National Park (see entry in national parks section).

See other parks in Oregon.
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18, 1998) [hereinafter BLM BIOP2]; NMFS BIOLOGICAL OPINION RE: SECTION 7 CONSULTATION ON ACTIONS AFFECTING UMPQUA RIVER CUTTHROAT TROUT AND OREGON COAST COHO SALMON ISSUED TO UMPQUA NATIONAL FOREST SUPERVISOR 1, 6 (Nov.
If I'm picking for tree improvement, the cones are destined for the Dorena Tree Improvement Center in the Umpqua National Forest near Cottage Grove, Oregon.
The Umpqua National Forest is leading a public field trip to the Calf-Copeland area on Sept.
The state and national teams leading the effort are protecting acreage that is about 50 percent on state-protected lands, which include BLM and private lands, and 50 percent on the Umpqua National Forest.
About 53 percent of the fire is on state-protected, BLM and private lands, and 47 percent is within the Umpqua National Forest.
The lightning-caused Bunker Hill Fire, reported Friday burning 30 miles southeast of Oakridge in the Umpqua National Forest, had grown to 150 acres as of Sunday, the state Department of Forestry said.
DIAMOND LAKE - The Bunker Hill, Inlet and Crystal Springs campgrounds have been closed as a safety precaution as crews continue to fight the Bunker Hill Complex of fires located about 15 miles north of Diamond Lake in the Umpqua National Forest.
We knew it the minute we arrived at the Upper Trestle Creek Falls trailhead in Umpqua National Forest southeast of Cottage Grove: we were in for a bit of a climb.
In the Umpqua National Forest, meanwhile, officials said Sunday that the 388-acre Bunker Hill Complex of fires northeast of Lemolo Lake is 90 percent contained.
The Bunker Hill Fire Complex, 15 miles north of Diamond Lake in the Umpqua National Forest, had grown to 320 acres and was 30 percent contained as of Tuesday, fire officials said.
He then choked her to death, put her body in the trunk of his car and drove to a remote area of the Umpqua National Forest where he dumped the corpse.
Research partners include the University of Washington, Oregon State University, University of Oregon, Gifford Pinchot and Umpqua National Forests and the Washington State Department of Natural Resources.