Rogue RiverRogue River
is the name of two rivers in the United States
Rogue River, Oregon
The Rogue River is located in southwest Oregon
. It begins in the Rogue-Umpqua Divide Wilderness Area and in Crater Lake
. The river runs through Grants Pass, Oregon
and reaches the Pacific Ocean
at Gold Beach, Oregon
. The river runs 215 miles, of which 84 miles is a designated Wild and Scenic River and 40 miles is in the remote canyon.
The river, with its exciting class IV rapids, is popular among white-water rafters and a permitting system is in place.
The 40 mile Rogue River Trail runs parallel to the river from Grave Creek to Illahe]].
Lost Creek Reservoir was created on the Rogue.
Parks on the Rogue:
- Joseph Stewart State Park
- Casey State Park
- Valley of the Rogue State Park
- Hellgate Recreation Area
- Rogue River National Recreation Trail
- Rogue River National Forest extends from Oregon into California
See also Rogue National Wild and Scenic River
Rogue River, Michigan
The Rogue River in Michigan runs through Kent
Counties and through the Rogue River State Game Area. It is 42 miles long, has a drainage basin of 234 sq. miles and joins the Grand River
near Belmont, Michigan. The Rogue River is a Michigan-designated "country-scenic" river under the "Natural Rivers Act" and a popular trout fishing stream. It varies from 15 feet wide in the upper sections to 80 feet wide near its end. It is between 1 - 4 feet deep. The one dam provides Rockford, Michigan
with drinking water.
See Map of river
Rogue River (tribe)
is the name of an Native American
group originally located in southern Oregon
in the United States
. The group was forced onto the Siletz
Indian Reservation north of the tribe's traditional lands in 1855
and have since been part of the Confederated Tribes of Siletz.
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