Medford / Gold Hill KOA Journey Campground Blog

Summer Activities and Festivities in Southern Oregon

6/20/2024

IntroductionThe Rogue Valley in southern Oregon is a captivating destination that comes alive with a vibrant calendar of summer events and festivals. From the fragrant lavender fields to the adrenaline-fueled outdoor adventures, this picturesque region offers an unparalleled blend of natural beauty,...

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A Guide to Water Adventures of Southern Oregon

5/23/2024

Southern Oregon is a veritable playground for water enthusiasts, offering an unparalleled array of aquatic experiences that cater to every taste and skill level. From serene lakeside retreats to thrilling river excursions, this picturesque region is a true haven for those seeking to immerse...

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Three New 50 AMP Full Service Sites Added

5/2/2024

The Medford | Gold Hill KOA park just added three new sites for our guests to enjoy. All three feature full hookups - water, sewer, cable TV, Wi-Fi, and 30/50 AMP electrical hookups! Book your site today! 

New Playground Just Added

5/2/2024

We have added a brand new playground to our park. The playground includes swings, slides, and climbing walls! Kids (and some adults) are having a great time! 

Exploring the Mountain Biking Trails of Southern Oregon

5/1/2024

Southern Oregon is a haven for mountain biking enthusiasts, offering a diverse range of trails that cater to riders of all skill levels. With its stunning landscapes, lush forests, and breathtaking views, this region is a paradise for outdoor adventurers. Whether you're a beginner looking for a...

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The Ultimate Guide to Spring Activities in Southern Oregon

3/22/2024

Spring is a magical time in Southern Oregon. With its mild temperatures, breathtaking landscapes, and vibrant community, this region offers a plethora of activities for every interest. Whether you're a nature lover, food enthusiast, or culture seeker, Southern Oregon has something to offer. In this...

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10 Fun Things to Do in Southern Oregon

3/11/2024

Welcome to Southern Oregon, where adventure and relaxation blend seamlessly. With its diverse landscape, Southern Oregon offers a plethora of fun-filled activities for everyone. Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast, a foodie, or a history buff, there's something here to captivate your senses and...

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New Sites Added to the Campground

3/11/2024

We are excited to announce that we just renovated 12 sites at the campground. These new sites now have 50/30/20 AMP Power, Water, and 30ft+ Gravel Pads. Plus the grassy sites have shade trees, fire rings, picnic tables, and easy access to the park amenities including the Pool, Laundry Room, and...

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Exploring Southern Oregon with Your Four-Legged Friend

10/20/2023

Welcome to Southern Oregon, a region known for its natural beauty and dog-friendly atmosphere. Whether you are a local resident or a visitor, Southern Oregon offers a plethora of activities that you can enjoy with your furry friend. From scenic hiking trails to pet-friendly restaurants, there is...

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Exploring the World of Breweries in Rogue Valley, Oregon

9/29/2023

Southern Oregon's Rogue Valley is a paradise for beer lovers. The region boasts an array of breweries, each offering a unique blend of traditional and innovative brewing techniques. From the industrial chic of microbreweries to the cozy atmosphere of family-owned establishments, there's a place for...

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Exploring the Historical Attractions of the Rogue Valley

9/15/2023

IntroductionWelcome to Southern Oregon, a land of rich history, breathtaking landscapes, and vibrant culture. Nestled in the heart of the Pacific Northwest, the Rogue Valley region offers a diverse range of historical attractions that showcase the area's fascinating past. From gold rush towns to...

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Fall Events in Southern Oregon

9/7/2023

Harvest Festivals: A Celebration of Community and TraditionOne of the highlights of the fall season in Medford is the array of harvest festivals that bring together the community in a celebration of food, music, and local artisans. Pheasant Fields Farm Harvest Festival, located at 1865 Camp Baker Rd...

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Most Scenic Hiking Trails Near Medford, Oregon

6/30/2023

Lace up your boots and head into the wilderness to explore some of the most exciting sights and sounds the Beaver State offers. There are tons of great hiking spots in the Medford, Oregon, region, offering days full of adventure! Roxy Ann PeakRoxy Ann Peak is located within Prescott Park, an...

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4 Thrilling Whitewater and River Rafting Trips in Oregon

6/30/2023

Oregon is known for its beautiful rivers, lakes and diverse landscape. The abundance of waterways in the state makes Oregon the perfect place to take your family on exhilarating whitewater rafting trips. Explore some of the best rivers to check out during your stay.1. North Umpqua River The North...

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6 Must-Visit Wineries in Medford, Oregon

3/28/2023

Wine lovers will love staying in Medford, Oregon, located in the Rogue Valley. With over 180 vineyards and more than 30 wineries in the area, you have plenty of opportunities to find your new favorite wines.Here are some of the best Southern Oregon wineries to visit during your trip.1. EdenVale...

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5 Fun Things to Do In Medford, Oregon

3/28/2023

Medford, Oregon, is the ultimate destination for those who love outdoor activities, performing arts and wine tasting. Whether you are looking for a good time with friends or want to take in some of the local sights and sounds, here are some of the most popular things to do near Medford, Oregon, for...

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9 NEW YEAR'S CAMPING RESOLUTIONS TO KEEP ALL YEAR IN 2023

12/29/2022

Camping is having a major moment. Lots of people discovered the joys of camping for the first time, or rediscovered them, a couple of years ago when the coronavirus pandemic found many of us masked, indoors, and yearning to get out.Sales for RV rentals and camping gear surged in 2021 and remain high...

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New Paving Just Completed

12/9/2022

More improvements have just been completed at the KOA Medford | Gold Hill RV Park! All of the roads have now been paved, making it even easier to bring in your RV's of all sizes to our park. Come experience our little secret in Southern Oregon. We have cabins, tent sites, a new community fire pit,...

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New Community Firepit

7/4/2022

Our new community firepit is open and ready for use by our guests. We just held our first s'mores party and it was a huge hit. Book your stay today to enjoy this new addition to our amenities list!

6 WAYS TO GET TECH ADDICTED KIDS CAMPING

6/3/2022

Nowadays, in a world abuzz with iPhones, video games, and Instagram, it can be difficult to truly unplug and detach—and not just for adults! Especially as technology is integrated more and more into schooling, and kids are increasingly surrounded by advertisements and social media, it can be a...

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12 SUMMER CAMPING RECIPES

6/3/2022

Though camping food is fun any time of the year, there is something special about cooking up some camping eats when the weather is at its finest.The days are longer and that means more time for adventuring in the great outdoors. And you know what that means? A bigger appetite. After those long days...

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THE ULTIMATE MOTHER'S DAY GIFT GUIDE FOR MOMS THAT CAMP

4/8/2022

In reality, Mother’s Day shouldn’t just be once a year. Mother’s Day should really be every day. This is the woman who brought you into this world and/or the woman who raised you to be the person you are today. Your mother (or motherly figure) is unlike any other person in your life. Mothers have...

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New Pool

4/7/2022

We have complete rebuilt our pool this year and are gearing up for an incredible summer! Book your sites early! 

Welcome to the New and Improved KOA Medford / Gold Hill KOA

1/31/2022

If you haven't been to KOA Medford | Gold Hill RV Park in a few months, you might not have seen our ongoing improvements. The new owners are 100% committed to creating a resort-style experience for guests who are looking for a sanctuary when traveling in Southern Oregon. Just a few of the park...

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