You'll love the mining history on display along the hillside route and the fun shops in the quaint downtown. For a treat dine at the Schoolhaus Brewhaus featuring typical German dishes.

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Gold Mining Trails and Town

Seasonal Walk

SN: 116120 - 2022 / Y3023

when is the event

The event is closed

Starting Sun, Jun 12th, 2022 until Sep 30th, 2022

Start times: Daily, dawn to dusk.

Hosted on the Online Start Box (OSB) only

where is the event

Jacksonville, Oregon

WARNING: The map pin is for reference only and may not accurately indicate the start box location or the event start.

reasons to do the event

Special programs

None provided

CC: Jackson County


Special programs that are applicable to all events or all walks are not shown to reduce clutter.

Event comments

Just 20 minutes from Ashland. The 5 km route is a 1A, while the 10 km adds a bit more challenge as a 2B. The Schoolhaus Brewhaus is along the route and offers an authentic German meal; a must for a Volkssporter!Challenges & SP's; WOC: Antiques, Arena. Banks, Barber Shop, Bed & Breakfast, Bike Shop.City Hall (At Main and Oregon ST's). Dogs, Deli.Emergency, Entertainment. Festival, Flowers, Forest, Firehouse. Gardens, Galleries, Gazebo. Hotel, Historic Homes. Images, Italian. Java, Japanese, Jewelry, Justice. Klubs. Library, Landmarks. Mountains, Museum, Monument. Nature, Noodles, Nursery, Nuts. Overlook, Outlet. Parks, Playground, Pedestrian Bridges, Palms.Quilt Shop. Waterways, Waterhole.ESVA: Restaurants; (American, Asian, European, Mexican). Brewery, Vino. Rails to Trails.AVA: Ice Cream Parlor.

conditions for the event

Rating: 2B, Distance: 5, 10km

Restrooms: Yes

Pets: Yes

Strollers: Hard

Wheelchairs: No

Event information

Event is a Regional Conference walk 16-19 June and offered through the OSB 12 June to30 September. The 5 km explores this tourist centered rural community with its fun shops, pleasant neighborhoods and interesting gold mining history. On the 10 km route you'll start with a hike through the surrounding hillsides where you'll explore the gold mining history presented on story boards along the trail.


how to get to the event

OSB - First register for the event

The detailed location of, and driving directions to, the event starting point are included in the event directions, downloaded from the Online Start Box (OSB). To plan your travels, please use the map on this page or the maps phrase below, if provided by the club. The POC does not provide event directions nor accept alternate payment methods.

Maps phrase and directions link

Click "GO" to bring up the directions on Google maps to the event starting point.

Jacksonville, OR Library parking lot at 340 W C St, Jacksonville, OR 97530

The above maps phrase is only provided for planning purposes. The downloaded event directions provide detailed directions to the starting point and possible alternate start point locations. THERE IS NO PHYSICAL START BOX AT THIS LOCATION.

event sponsor

Oregon Trail State Volkssport Assn. (AAA-OR)

Event website: www.walkoregon.org

point of contact

Click inside the box to send an email to the POC.