North Umpqua WSR
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WILD ROGUE Welcome to North Umpqua Wild and Scenic River! This North Umpqua Wild and Scenic River Corridor is known for its stunning forest setting with the emerald green waters of the North Umpqua running right through the heart of it. Nestled amongst old-growth trees, one can relax at Susan Creek Campground, take a hike along the river on the 1.5 mile long Emerald Trail or stroll up the short trail to 50’ tall Susan Creek Falls. Anglers from across the country, flock to the North Umpqua to fly-fish for the elusive salmon and steelhead. The 79-mile long North Umpqua Trail is perfect for longer distance hikes and mountain bike excursions. Know before you go Susan Creek Campground opens late-April and closes late-October. There are 29 individual camping sites, 15 of which can be reserved for part of the year. To reserve sites visit recreation.gov or call 1-877-444-6777. Angling on this stretch of the river is limited to Fly-Fishing only. Also note that the North Umpqua is a class III whitewater river. It demands your attention. pets are allowed in the campground but must be on a 6-foot or shorter leash. directions To access to the Susan Creek Recreation Area, travel 29 miles east of Roseburg along Highway 138. A parking area is located at the Susan Creek day-use area; this is where river access for rafters is located. Across the road, an easy ADA accessible 0.8 mile trail leads to the 50 foot tall Susan Creek Falls. Contact info point of interest 777 NW Garden Valley Blvd. Roseburg, OR 97471 541-440-4930 BLM_OR_RB_Mail@blm.gov The spectacular 79-mile long North Umpqua Trail is popular with hiker and mountain bikers, and can be accessed by crossing the Tioga Bridge or at Swiftwater day-use area.