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Oregon whitewater, Umpqua River - South

Douglas county, MP 22 to Days Creek section whitewater kayaking, rafting, and paddling information.


CLASS II-IV     13.5 miles
  The average Oregon whitewater rafting or kayaking river tends to be a bit harder to master than those in other states, so if you're not from around here don't forget that many of the sections here are not safe for beginners. The starting location is a reasonable drive from Roseburg, if you're not familiar with the area there's a road map further down the page. The MP 22 to Days Creek section of Umpqua River - South in Oregon is 13.5 miles long
    and has been rated as a class II-IV section by American Whitewater. Getting a good workout and spending some quality time in nature have people coming from far and near. This is not the only paddling section in this river
system, there are others too. This section has enough mileage for an overnight trip, so pack your camping stuff. The beauty of the Southern Cascade Range is a great plus for this river. There's camping available near Umpqua River - South. You might have to settle for a hotel a bit away from the river if you want to stay the night, but if you donít have reservations you might end up sleeping in your car. The scenic beauty of Oregon and the water  
flowing gracefully down Umpqua River - South make the trip here worthwhile. You might be into whitewater rafting or kayaking or both, doesn't matter, around here you'll find a large number of good rivers.

Briefly about the general area:
Going for a hike along the White Rock Trail will let you absorb the natural beauty of this vicinity. Nearby Doe Hollow is a delightful place to go if you're at Umpqua River - South, and if the weather is great, you can go for a hike along the Canyon Number Three Trail. This is such a fun river. People from Days Creek love to come to Umpqua River - South.

Umpqua River - South, MP 22 to Days Creek road map
Printable road map with the put-in and take-out locations clearly marked.


Detailed Map

Stats for this river stretch

Local weather forecast

These outdoors activities are available near Umpqua River - South.
 Whitewater Near Umpqua River - South:
Umpqua River - South, Douglas County, 6 miles away
      Class II-IV - 13.5 miles long (MP 22 to Days Creek)
Umpqua River - South, Douglas County, 13 miles away
      Class II-III - 5 miles long (Canyonville Park to Lawson Bar)
Umpqua River - South, Douglas County, 14 miles away
      Class III-IV - 8.5 miles long (Three C Rocks to MP 22)
Umpqua River - South, Douglas County, 17 miles away
      Class I-II - 9 miles long (Lawson Bar to Myrtle Ck)
Umpqua River - North, Douglas County, 19 miles away
      Class II(III) - 34.5 miles long (Idleyld Park to confluence with South Umpqua)
Whitewater Outfitter - North Umpqua Outfitters, Douglas County, 20 miles away
      Whitewater outfitter
Umpqua River - South, Douglas County, 22 miles away
      Class III-IV - 12 miles long (Campbell Falls to Three C Rock)
Rock Creek, Douglas County, 23 miles away
      Class V+ - 5 miles long (Above Rock Creek Fish Hatchery)
Rogue River, Jackson County, 26 miles away
      Class II-IV - 2 miles long (Above Nugget Falls to Gold Hill Boat Ramp)
Whitewater Outfitter - Rogue Rafting, Jackson County, 26 miles away
      Whitewater outfitter
 Ski Areas Near Umpqua River - South:
Mt. Ashland, Oregon , 51 miles away, 1195 foot drop, 4 lifts, 23 runs
Willamette Pass, Oregon , 80 miles away, 1563 foot drop, 6 lifts, 29 runs
 Hotels Near Umpqua River - South:
Holiday Inn Express & Suites CANYONVILLE, Canyonville , 14 miles away
Rodeway Inn & Suites Roseburg, Roseburg , 22 miles away
Howard Johnson Express Inn - Roseburg, Roseburg , 22 miles away
Travelodge Roseburg Riverfront, Roseburg , 22 miles away
Holiday Inn Express ROSEBURG, Roseburg , 23 miles away
 Campgrounds Near Umpqua River - South:
Chief Miwaleta Camp Ground, Azalea, 7 miles away
Devil's Flat, Tiller, 8 miles away
Tiller Ranger District, Tiller, 10 miles away
 Trails Near Umpqua River - South:
White Rock Trail, Douglas , 9 miles away, 2.7 hiking miles, 1871 feet elevation difference
Canyon Number Three Trail, Douglas , 9 miles away, 8.4 hiking miles, 2792 feet elevation difference
Red Mountain Trail, Douglas , 10 miles away,  6.8 hiking miles, 2365 feet elevation difference
Brownie Creek Trail, Douglas , 15 miles away, 3.2 hiking miles, 1865 feet elevation difference
Chicago Trail, Jackson , 16 miles away, 5.2 hiking miles, 2138 feet elevation difference
Straight Creek Trail, Douglas , 18 miles away, 4.3 hiking miles, 2918 feet elevation difference
Tison Trail, Douglas , 20 miles away, 3.8 hiking miles, 2444 feet elevation difference
 Public Lands Near Umpqua River - South:
Oregon Caves National Monument, Cave Junction - OR , 55 miles away
Crater Lake National Park, Crater Lake - OR , 66 miles away
Valley of the Rogue State Park, Oregon , 27 miles away
Casey State Park, Oregon , 30 miles away
Joseph H. Stewart State Park, Oregon , 35 miles away
 Golf Courses Near Umpqua River - South:
Myrtle Creek Golf Course, Myrtle Creek , 13 miles away

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