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Located in Southwestern Oregon, Roseburg is a part of the hundred
valleys of the Umpqua. In Roseburg, you can climb a mountain,
raft a river or catch a salmon in some of the most picturesque
areas of the Pacific Northwest. It is a part of a water wonderland
crowned by the world famous Umpqua River. The gentle climate creates
limitless recreational opportunities among lush forests and cascading
waterfalls. With only 19 people per square mile, Roseburg has
many unspoiled areas to explore.
The lakes, rivers and reservoirs of Douglas County provide ample
boating and fishing settings, especially on the beautiful North
Umpqua, a river that's famous among fishermen. The North Umpqua
offers fishing opportunities for trout, salmon, bass, and is one
of the world's only rivers with a native run of summer steelhead.
The many cultural activities in Roseburg include a variety of
live theatrical and musical productions presented throughout the
year by the Umpqua Actors Community Theater and the Umpqua Community
College theater department, as well as musical entertainment provided
by the Roseburg Community Concert Association and the Umpqua Valley
Symphony Association. Covered bridges, mid-1800 restored homes
and the nationally acclaimed Douglas County Museum of History
and Natural History add to the area's rich historic tradition.
There are a wide variety of touring and shopping activities available.
Start with the Wildlife Safari by stalking wild animals with your
camera at North America's foremost exotic zoological park. Stop
by the Safari education center and theatre, then feed some animals
at the children's petting zoo. Get a taste of Douglas County by
touring some of the region's many wineries, which grow chardonnay,
pinot noir, getwürztraminer, riesling, zinfandel and cabernet
sauvignon varietals. Finish by returning to Roseburg, where you'll
find a shopper's paradise. Featured is a historic church, stained
glass and all, that has been converted into shops. Nearby are
various boutiques loaded with unique items that are sure to catch
your eye. Or check out the Umpqua Valley Arts Center, where the
works of many of the local artists are displayed.