Cities: Jacksonville

Nestled in the beautiful foothills of the Siskiyou Mountains lies the city of Jacksonville. It has been hailed as one of the most historically significant communities in the western United States.

On March 22, 1862, the day of his son Emil's birth, Peter Britt planted this Giant Sequoia by his home.

Attraction: Museums/History
Region: Southern Oregon

This gold mining town is more than just a living museum; it's an active cultural center with art galleries, a first-rate summer music festival, and miles of hiking trails through recently-acquired parklands.

Recreation: Hiking
Region: Southern Oregon