Established in March 2008, DANCIN Vineyards managed by Cindy and Dan Marca specializes in artisan wines. Surrounded by a lush green landscape and characterized by a grape field and a patio, this place has struck a chord with people through its Chardonnay, Port, Barbera and Syrah.
A former sewer treatment plant, the Medford Railroad Park is a popular tourist attraction managed by Medford Garden Railroaders, Morse Telegraph Club, Southern Oregon Chapter of the National Railway Historical Society, Rogue Valley Model Railroad Club and Southern Oregon Live Steamers. Some of the popular attractions here are Medco's "Four Spot" Willamette Locomotive, a telegraph system which is working, hopper car, HO Scale Track/Trains, caboose and many more. The most notable feature here is that visitors can enjoy a Steam Train ride.
Found at the height of 800 feet (243 meters), the Upper and Lower Table Rock are two old volcanic plateaus. A seven million-year-old andesitic lava flow is the reason behind their formation. The sites are historically significant because of the inhabitation of Native Americans approximately 15,000 years before the settlement of European-Americans. Home to nearly 340 species of flora, the dwarf woolly meadowfoam, a type of wildflower can be found near the rocks.
JCLS Medford Library is a well-stocked public library that offers books for people of all ages. They conduct several reading and storytime programs. A good place to take your kids to for getting them into the habit of reading.
The Bear Creek Park is a 110 acres (44 hectares) expanse of beautiful vegetation. It features a dog area, amphitheater, a BMX track, barbecue spaces, picnic spots and tennis courts.
Not too far down from the Hillcrest Orchard is the RoxyAnn Winery, a privately owned winery by people with a love for wine. The climate in and around this area coupled with the favorable lime-stone soil makes it perfect for producing superior wine blends such as Malbec, Cabernet, Grenache amongst others. The winery is centered on the mission of producing quality wines with depth in color and flavor. You can experience tastings at the wine tasting room in comfort. The wineries are also made available for group events and rentals. Certainly, visiting the RoxyAnn Winery is a wonderful trip amidst rolling hills.
Established in 2003 by Jim Devitt, Devitt Winery produces premium wines in Jacksonville. Originally a vineyard only, they started full-blown wine production in 2003. With humble beginnings of only one wine, their list had grown exponentially. They have a tasting room which is available for patrons after lunch till 5 pm. They also host events like the Applegate Valley Spring Uncorked where renowned valleys come together for celebrations. Check the website for more details.
Embark on an enchanting two-hour tour with the Segway of Jacksonville. Hop aboard a segway (PT) for a fun-filled ride through history as you glide across historic homes and structures, gardens and the Rogue Valley. Only those who are 14 years and above can take part in this trip. Get to know how to ride the segway before you start your journey. Whether it is your first time or one of the many, you can be sure of a memorable time.
Located at the northeast of Nevada street, this park features ample sports spaces such as three soccer fields, two softball fields, two baseball fields, a playground, covered picnic area and nature centre. The picnic area is often available on a rental basis as a ground for onetime events whereas the nature centre conducts programs and activities to promote the local natural environment.
Harry & David Field is a multipurpose ground available for recreational activities and main events of the city. The stadium has natural grass and has hosted various concerts, festivals and wedding receptions. It was also home to the West League Champions for Summer League. Contact them if you have any bigger event coming up and are looking for a venue to host it. You can also join them for their sporting fixtures or concerts.