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Birthplace of the Oregon Pinot

On October 3, 1872, Roseburg became officially incorporated by the state of Oregon. That makes this coming fall Roseburg’s 150th birthday. We’re kicking off the celebration with something that shares Roseburg’s rich past and blossoming future – Umpqua Valley wine – and there is no better time to…

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Roseburg Cycling Events

This article is the second of a two-part series kicking off cycling season. Read Part 1 Here › April Rides April kicks off the cycling season! After the long cold winter, birds are singing and flowers are blooming. Time to get back on the bike and enjoy the freedom! Please note that you MUST…

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Cycling Season Begins

This article is the first of a two-part series kicking off cycling season. Read Part 2 Here › It's Tuesday – "Easy Ride” day. I hope the hardest thing about today is getting out the door. It's too cold to ride. It's raining. The clocks have sprung forward, but it's chilly, damp and gray. I'm…

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What's New In Roseburg

Spring is around the corner and Roseburg is blossoming with locally-owned, new businesses. Here are just a few places to check out on your next trip to Roseburg. Bar Run Golf and RV Resort is Roseburg’s newest public golf course that anticipates fully opening in July 2022, with the RV resort set…

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The Ultimate Umpqua Bucket List

As we enter the new year and begin making plans, the greater-Roseburg area should not be overlooked. With an abundance of outdoor activities, unique culture and cuisine, off-the-grid secret spots, and space to roam – experiencing what Roseburg has to offer will be sure to exceed your expectations…

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Touring Around the Valley

In the latest episode of Between Two Rivers we got to see some of the rolling hills by taking the backroads around the Umpqua Valley. Here are three great loops that showcase what our countryside has to offer. Exit the interstate and take the long way around on any of our country roads and soak up…

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Experience Autumn by Bike

October is not a month to miss in Roseburg and the great Umpqua Valley. The mornings are crisp, the days are warm and bright, the leaves are vibrant in color, the farms are bustling, and the vineyards are ripe. One of the best ways to experience Roseburg’s noteworthy harvest season is to do it by…

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Local Farms & Markets

Where Growing is Great With a uniquely mild and forgiving climate and fairly isolated region, Douglas County is argued to be not only one of the best counties in Oregon to garden, but one of the top areas in the world. Over the last 10 to 15 years, Douglas County has seen a 210-day frost-free…

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Covered Bridges of Douglas County

A scenic drive through the great Umpqua Valley makes for a day well spent with plenty to see and taste. Stop by the local farms or markets for an abundance of fresh produce, pop into one of the many local wineries, tasting even more of what the county has to offer, and experience some of Douglas…

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Annual Summer Events Return

Summer in Douglas County will look a bit more normal this year as favorite annual events are making their comeback. Save these dates, book your trip to Roseburg and experience the region's most beloved season filled with smiles, sips, snacks and sunshine. Summer Arts Festival The 52nd Annual…

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