There are many good reasons to choose southern Oregon for your next breakaway. You will find many interesting attractions and so many activities in the out of doors that you won’t be able to enjoy them all in just one visit. A holiday rental home in southern Oregon will put you close to all the most popular activities. You will have everything that you need to enjoy your stay and are sure to feel like southern Oregon is your home away from home.
Southern Oregon is a paradise for people who enjoy spending time in the out of doors. Hiking, cycling, bird watching and fishing are some of the most popular activities. Well marked hiking and cycling trails can be found in various places in southern Oregon and bird spotters come from all over to try and spot some of the rare species that pass through. Those who enjoy history make choose to follow the Oregon Trail. This is the same path used by the pioneers who first settled the area. Following the trail today, one can imagine the hardships endured by those who travelled it by wagon in the 19th century.
In addition to the outdoor activities, southern Oregon is also home to a number of interesting attractions. Visit the Oregon Caves National Monument which has hiking trails and marble caves to explore. Other attractions include a logging museum, and an old military fort. The logging museum is home to artefacts and exhibits that explain the importance of the logging industry in this part of the country. You will also find art galleries and great shopping nearby.
There are some chilly winter nights, but southern Oregon doesn’t get the same cold weather that is common in the more northern sections of the state. The winters tend to be mild and the summers very warm and sunny. During the winter months the average low temperatures are between -2° and 2° C and the highs are between 9° and 12° C. During the spring the average lows are between 5° and 8° C and the highs are between 18° and 22° C. During the summer the average lows are between 8° and 10° C and the highs are between 26° and 31° C. There is between 12 and 88 mm of precipitation each month. The least occurs during the summer months and the most during the winter.
Most flying to southern Oregon will choose Rogue Valley International Airport (MFR). This airport is very well-serviced by several carriers. You will need a car for use during your stay.