camping

Fall camping discounts

The Oregon Parks and Recreation Department is offering discounted rates for electrical and full-hookup RV campsites at selected state parks during October and November. Starting today, campers will be able to use the code FallFun19 at oregonstateparks.reserveamerica.com to receive a $7 discount …

Fire risks over Labor Day weekend

MEDFORD, Ore. — As the summer starts to come to a close, fire season is still holding strong. Fire officials are asking those who plan to celebrate this weekend to continue to err on the side of caution. They want to make …

Medford Police conduct illegal camping sweep

Medford, Ore. – Police conducted a check on camping spots occupied by homeless people in the City of Medford. Medford Police said the clean up early Thursday morning illustrates the toll illegal camping takes on the environment. MPD wrote on a Facebook …

Tips for reducing bear encounters

Medford, Ore. – It’s camping season once again, and families across southern Oregon are headed outdoors to enjoy the wonders of nature. But as the temperatures rise, so do the number of bear encounters. Now, experts are providing advice to make your …