North Umpqua River: Rafting, Kayaking, Hiking, Camping, Fishing

The North Umpqua River offers activities for all outdoor enthusiasts. These activities range from rafting and kayaking to hiking and biking. There are many great waterfalls to hike to and there are some great hotspings to soak in. The river is very clean, clear and refreshing. The North Umpqua River is nestled in the beautiful Umpqua National Forest.

Location: Just east of Roseburg Oregon along highway 138, 1.5 hours from Eugene.
Eugene to North Umpqua River – General Area – Click Here for the Map

Time Involved: A trip here can range from a day trip, or stay at any of the campgrounds along the river for a multiday trip.

Adventure Specifics: Over 20 miles of raftable/kayakable class I-IV rapids. Amazing steelhead fishing. Waterfalls include: Toketee falls 82 feet. Watson falls 272 feet. Clearwater falls 30 feet. Whitehorse falls 15 feet. There is a trail that parallels the entire river great for hiking and mt. biking. Toketee hot springs is an incredible hot springs with pools ranging from 110 degrees all the way down to the chilly temperature of the river. All the different campgrounds along the river can accommodate small and large groups.

Warnings: This river is far from gas stations and food.

What to Bring: Camping gear, hiking boots, swim suit, sunscreen, water, food

Best Times to Go: Spring, summer and fall

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Links to External Sites:
North Umpqua River Wikipedia
General North Umpqua River Information

Other Adventures Nearby: Crater lake is a short distance away