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.
Started in the year 1985, the Rising Sun Farms is a large acre of land dedicated towards producing the freshest of crops on its land. The farm owner Elizabeth has toured the world and uses her experience in ensuring that all the produce they grow is cultivated making the least use of chemicals, and are organic in nature. You can take a tour of the farm and see the crops which make for a very scenic walk. After you are done, step into their tasting room to sample the several cheese and other products they specialize in. There is also a small shop on the premises that sells most of the local produce here. Call ahead to know more.
Located in a very scenic setting of the country side of Grants Pass, the Schmidt Family Vineyards is worth a visit for all those who love their wines. The winery is spread over a vast area with a wonderful cottage nestled in the middle of it. You can choose to tour the area and learn about wine making or simply relax in the cottage. Try out some of the fine wines in the tasting room to know the best buy for you. Some parts of the winery are also given out on rent for private celebrations. To know more about the place, check the website.