Things to Do

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Ashland Mountain Adventures

MTB shuttles to the top of Mt. Ashland in the warm weather, and ski / snowboard shuttles to Mt. Ashland in the winter. They also run guided mountain bike rides near Ashland. (541) 499-2298




Britt Festivals

A huge variety of music and dance concerts throughout the summer in nearby Jacksonville, Oregon.


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Cascade Siskiyou National Monument

A short distance south of Ashland, and offers amazing views of the region as well as unique biological diversity.


Crater Lake National Park

Only 2 hours away and well worth the drive. You can cycle around the 33 mile rim of the lake during summer months, a spectacular road ride you’ll never forget.



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Mount Ashland Ski Area

Just 30 minutes from downtown Ashland, with 4 chair lifts, 23 ski runs and 1,150 feet vertical. (530) 926-8610


Mt. Shasta Ski Park

About a 1.5 hour drive by car south of Ashland, with downhill runs, a nordic center and terrain park on the southern slopes of one of North America’s most spectacular volcanic mountains. They run lifts for mountain biking in the summer. (800) SKI-SHASTA



Noah’s River Adventures

Professional rafting and fishing guide service specializing in rafting and fishing trips.




Oregon Cabaret Theater

Professional dinner theater with exquisite cuisine featuring musicals, revues and comedy. (541) 488-2902


Oregon Caves National Monument

About 2 hours from Ashland, is home to an active marble cave created by natural forces over hundreds of thousands of years.



Oregon Shakespeare Festival

World famous Tony Award winning festival, for which Ashland is best known. (541) 482-4331


Redwoods National Park

Just a 2 hour scenic drive, and you’re looking up at the largest trees on earth. Drive another 30 minutes, and dip your toes in the Pacifc Ocean on the Oregon Coast.



ScienceWorks Hands-On Museum

Take the kids up the road (1 mile from campus) for a day of experiementing, tinkering, playing and learning. New and rotating exhibits are fun for the whole family!


Southern Oregon Wineries

100+ wineries located in Southern Oregon. (541) 482-4331