P.O. Box 128, Elgin, OR 97827, US

Welcome to the City of Elgin Jewel of the Blue Mountains 541-437-2253

Local Attractions


Oregon Fish and Wildlife Recreation Report- Announcement

Convenient access to a wonder of outdoor activities.  White Water rafting, fishing, hunting, hiking and just plain wandering around.Close at hand are:

Grand Ronde Overlook Wildflower Institute Serving Ecological Restoration
GROWISER is a 260 acre native plant conservation area in Northeast Oregon.

Fishing and River Rafting

There's much to see here. So, take your time, look around, and learn all there is to know about us. We hope you enjoy our site and take a moment to drop us a line. 

Minam Raft Rentals Minam Shuttle Service Minam Store 13.2 miles River raft rentals, fishing and white water,                             See article Below


Gate way to the Wallowa Mountains and Eagle Cap Wilderness characterized by high alpine lakes and meadows, bare granite peaks and ridges and u-shaped valleys carved out by glaciers.  Each season brings its own unique visitors to the area.  Wallowa Lake 50.6 miles. 

Mountain and Forest Recreation


http://www.eaglecaptrainrides.com/Mount Emily Recreation Area (MERA) offers 3,670 acres of outstanding forest recreation just two miles north of downtown La Grande, Oregon. Visitors can enjoy trails dedicated for motorized and non-motorized uses. Trails throughout MERA offer both gentle routes and challenging terrain. 31.2 miles


Wallowa Union Railroad and the Joseph Branch The Joseph Branch is a 63-mile long railroad that links the communities of Elgin, Wallowa, Enterprise and Joseph in Northeast Oregon.  The Eagle Cap Excursion train has special trips departing Elgin each summer.  http://www.bestoftheroad.com/place/wallowa-union-scenic-railway-elgin/140775

River Fest Elgin, Fathers Day week end. Vendors fair, car show, quilt show breakfast and banquet. http://www.visitelginoregon.com/#!events/c1806 

Elgin Opera House plays an outstanding venue see at Elgin Chamber of Commerce web-site WWW.VISITELGINOREGON.COM 

Elgin Community Center 

260 N 10th Ave Phone 541-437-5913 Swimming, Workout Facility, Community Park & Playground and much more.

Elgin Lion’s club Light Parade, a great hit at Christmas through Winter Magic. http://www.visitelginoregon.com/#!events/c1806

Elgin Stampede Rodeo



The Elgin Stampede PRCA  Rodeo performances, the Mark Nichols Memorial Bull Riding, Family Night, the Stampede Challenge, Parades, Dances, and much, much more.  Second weekend in July. Right here in town.


Ski and Snowmobile

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