Rogue Elk, Oregon

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Rogue Elk, Oregon
Rogue Elk is located in Oregon
Rogue Elk
Rogue Elk
Rogue Elk is located in the United States
Rogue Elk
Rogue Elk
Coordinates: 42°39′44″N 122°45′34″W / 42.66222°N 122.75944°W / 42.66222; -122.75944Coordinates: 42°39′44″N 122°45′34″W / 42.66222°N 122.75944°W / 42.66222; -122.75944
CountryUnited States
StateOregon
CountyJackson
Elevation
1,486 ft (453 m)
Time zoneUTC-8 (Pacific (PST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-7 (PDT)
GNIS feature ID1159019[1]
Coordinates and elevation from Geographic Names Information System[1]

Rogue Elk is an unincorporated community in Jackson County, Oregon, United States.[1] It lies along Oregon Route 62 and the Rogue River between Shady Cove and Prospect.[2] Elk Creek enters the river at Rogue Elk.[2]

Rogue Elk County Park is by the river. This 33-acre (13 ha) park offers river access, fishing, rafting, swimming, and picnicking. It has riverfront campsites as well as sites for recreational vehicles (RVs) with hookups for water and electricity. Amenities include restrooms, showers, barbecues, a playground, and a two-lane boat ramp, which is open year-round. The campground is generally open from mid-March to late October.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c "Rogue Elk". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. May 22, 1986. Retrieved January 8, 2017.
  2. ^ a b Oregon Atlas & Gazetteer (7th ed.). Yarmouth, Maine: DeLorme. 2008. p. 61. ISBN 0-89933-347-8.
  3. ^ "Jackson County Parks: Rogue Elk". Jackson County, Oregon. Retrieved January 9, 2017.