Hailed as one of the country’s coolest small towns, Jacksonville is a bustling, artistic and historic town in the heart of Oregon’s wine country. Jacksonville’s adorable downtown area is filled with boutiques, fine dining, art galleries and more. The little community bursts at the seams with tourists in the summer as it hosts its annual Britt Festival, a celebration of music and arts. Conveniently located just five miles from Medford, Jacksonville residents have easy access to big city amenities, too.
For you and your dog, Jacksonville is a woofderful place to live or visit! The Jacksonville Forest Park has 1100 acres to explore with your leashed pooch. Enjoy hiking trails, beautiful views and wading in cool creeks at this park. There’s lots of learning opportunities, too, with interpretive stations throughout the park, and remnants of gold mines from the days of yore.
Quaint accommodations abound in Jacksonville. The fur-iendly Country House Inns Jacksonville near downtown has cozy, clean, unique rooms. There is a small fee for pet-friendly rooms. The hotel is located near the Beekman Loop Trail for a great walking opportunity. Less than a mile long and lined with vegetation, this multi-use trail is a puptacular place to walk Fido in town.
In the event that your pup should need urgent medical attention or just a yearly exam, Jacksonville has two veterinary clinics to care for your furry friend.
Outdoor aficionados, arts connoisseurs, and their dogs agree, Jacksonville is the place to be!