Walk along the raging Rogue River to a state-run fish hatchery and up to the William L. Jess Dam impounding Lost Creek Lake. Lucky hikers may see loads of wildlife, such as eagles, deer and salmon.
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Casey State Park
SN: 116121 - 2022 / Y3022
Starting Sun, Jun 12th, 2022 until Sep 30th, 2022
Start times: Daily, dawn to dusk.
Hosted on the Online Start Box (OSB) only
Casey State Park, Oregon
WARNING: The map pin is for reference only and may not accurately indicate the start box location or the event start.
CC: Jackson County
About a 50 minute drive from Ashland, with the Rogue River Gorge Hike just 20 minutes further up the road. Challenges & SP's; WOC: Entertainment, Forests,Klubs. Lakes, Landmark, Mountains, Nature, Outlet, Overlook, Pedestrian Bridge, Parks, Playground, Waterway.
Rating: 1B, Distance: 5, 10km
Event is a Regional Conference hike 16-19 June and offered through the OSB 12 June to 30 September. Hike along the Rogue River watching fishermen try their luck at catching a salmon. Tour a large fish hatchery to see how salmon are managed along the Rogue River system and hike up to the massive Army Corps of Engineers-built dam that provides hydroelectric power to the region. Walk on a nature trail through a heron rookery.
Awards: IVV CREDIT ONLY
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Oregon Trail State Volkssport Assn. (AAA-OR)
Event website: www.walkoregon.org
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