Special Places

Rogue-Umpqua National Scenic Byway

[PHOTO: North Umpqua River near Rogue-Umpqua National Scenic Byway.]

It's an amazing place to be! Come enjoy the sites and activities along the Rogue-Umpqua National Scenic Byway today! Create warm memories by traveling this nationally significant scenic byway through the Umpqua National Forest. Enjoy spectacular scenery, outstanding geologic and hydrologic features, and a wide array of outdoor recreation activities along the Byway.


Mt. Thielsen Wilderness.Three unique Wildernesses exist on the Umpqua National Forest. These special areas offer diverse opportunities for recreation, science and learning, and solitude. They also provide critical habitat for multiple species as well as protection for key watersheds.

Accessible Adventures

Accessible Adventures Learn about the many recreation sites in the Umpqua that are suitable for everyone. Go to our Accessible Adventures page.