Monday, August 12, 2013

Restrictions Eased in Wild & Scenic Section of Rogue River

Starting this morning, the portion of the Rogue Wild and Scenic River Corridor that has been closed from Grave Creek to Mule Creek due to safety considerations associated with the Big Windy Complex, will be open with restrictions.
Please contact the Smullin Visitor Center at Rand National Historic Site (541-479-3735) or visit their website at on a daily basis to receive the most current river restrictions, which will be adjusted to reflect the current fire situation.  
There is a possibility the river can close again as conditions warrant throughout the remainder of the fire season.
Additional recreation facilities also re-opening today:
  • The Grave Creek Boat Ramp
  • Rainey Falls Trail
  • The portion of the Rogue River from Grave Creek to Rogue River Ranch