The Rogue River-Siskiyou National Forest is located in the south center part of Oregon and the northern center part of California.
Where is this Forest?


Medley of Forest Photos


Located in southwestern Oregon and extending into California, the Rogue River- Siskiyou Forest ranges from the crest of the Cascades Mountains west into the Siskiyou Mountains, nearly to the Pacific Ocean. The forest covers almost 1.8 million acres; portions of the Applegate and Illinois River drainage's extend into northern California. The Rogue River drains over 75 percent of the Forest's land area. Full article...

Top Things People Want to Know

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Go Camping! Link to camping information on the forest. Got a Map? Link to available maps for the forest.
Go Hiking! Link to hiking opportunities on the forest. Need a Recreation Pass? Link to information on various passes available for standard amenity fee sites.
- Looking for more things to do? Check out these Recreation Opportunities! Alerts & Notices: Includes Fire, Road Updates, SnoParks, Weather, and Forest Orders

Have Fun in Your National Forest!

Fire Prevention Public Service Announcement

It’s still very dry out in the forests in many locations and people are out recreating in the beautiful weather and enjoying the fall colors, hunting and camping activities. It’s also a popular time of year to enjoy a campfire.


Recent News


2015 Fire School Introduces the Basics

Over 20 students were selected to participate in this year’s Southwest Oregon Interagency Wildland Fire Training...

Forest Service Employees Pitch In to Clean Up Oregon Beaches and Rivers

Gold Beach Ranger District joined volunteers from the community in SOLVE’s Spring Oregon Beach Cleanup...

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Public Comment Sought on Mineral Withdrawal

A 90-day public comment period is in effect through September 28, 2015 for a proposed mineral withdrawal on Forest Service and BLM lands.

Travel Management Planning (Subpart B)

View of a forest road through the windshield from inside a traveling car.

September 2015 – Final Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement (FSEIS) and Draft Record of Decision for the forest Travel Management Plan - Subpart B


Rappelers Go Red.....SQUIRREL!

The Siskiyou Rappel crew is going R-E-D. RED is for red tree vole (RTV) surveys that are required for survey and manage species under the Northwest Forest Plan.

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