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Rogue River: The Small Town That's Kind of a Big Deal.

Our Rural Gem.Welcome to Rogue River

Sitting on the banks of the world-famous Rogue River and nestled in the foothills of the Rogue Valley, the City of Rogue River has much to offer its citizens and its visitors. Even more special than its beautiful surroundings are its friendly citizens and businesses.

Established in 1912, the City of Rogue River is located southwestern Oregon just off Interstate 5 (Freeway exit 48). This rural gem has been recognized as a Tree City USA for 34th year and counting. The City population is 2,266 for 2016 up from 2,175 in 2015 per Google.  

Elevation:  1,004'

Videographer, Randy Johnson, has produced a number of beautiful videos about Rogue River and our happenings.

Downtown Rogue River Oregon


The City of Rogue River's Centennial Year

Rogue River Garden Club

Palmerton Park Rogue River, OR

Rogue River Greenway

The Wimer Covered Bridge


There are variety of great happenings in and around Rogue River each year. You can learn about the activities happening in our community by visiting the Calendar page.  


Explore - Rogue River and the surrounding areas

Fly Fishing for Steelhead on the Rogue River Oregon by Charlie Brown

Fleming Memorial Park at the Rogue River Oregon  by Alan J Mash

Explore Oregon Recreation: Mountain of the Rogue Trail System by BLMOregon