Ashland is surrounded by natural wonders, including the Siskiyou and the Rogue River National Forests. Visitors can choose from a range of scenic hikes geared to every level of interest and ability.
Fishing enthusiasts will find paradise among the rivers and lakes that dot the valleys and mountains around Ashland. Steelhead, salmon, and trout provide the challenge.
White Water Rafting
The wild and scenic Rogue River is famous for the recreation it provides white water fans.
- Noah's River Adventures
- OARS: Oregon Adventures
- Rogue River Raft Trips
- Rogue/Klamath River Adventures
- Rogue Wilderness, Inc.
Voyage out on a scenic drive, hike, or boat trip and experience the wonder and diversity of southern Oregon's birds and animals.
- Klamath Basin National Wildlife Refuges Complex
Take a scenic, 60-mile drive east of Ashland to view herons, egrets, eagles, beaver, and more.
- Mt. Ashland Ski & Snowboard Resort
Mt. Ashland provides 23 trails for downhill skiing and a bowl for chute skiing. Mt. Ashland Ski Resort is located just 8 miles off of I-5. The local ski season typically runs from late November through mid-April. Summer travelers can enjoy a visit to Mt. Ashland to enjoy sightseeing and hiking.