from the Grant County Chamber of Commerce Visitors Guide

All In Area Code 541

Things to Do and See

Blue Mountain Hot Springs (820-3744)
10 miles S.E. of Prairie City. Call for an appointment.

Bureau of Land Management:

==============John Day District Office (575-2632)
==============431 Patterson Bridge Rd., John Day, Oregon

==============Prineville District Office (447-8770)
==============185 E. Fourth St., P.O. Box 550, Prineville

Dewitt Museum - Depot Park, Prairie City (820-3605)
Open May 15-October 15.

Dixie Ski Tow for information call 820-3581, 820-3745 or 575-1810

Gleason Pool City Park, John Day (575-0362)
Open during summer months

Grant County Historical Museum (575-0362)
Open June 1-September 30 Hwy. 395, Canyon City

John Day Fossil Beds National Monument
Three units of the national monument are located in Grant and Wheeler
counties, with interpretive signs, hiking trails and viewpoints.

Visitor Center (987-2333)
Exhibits, information, picnic area
Hwy. 19, 10 miles NE of Dayville

John Day Golf Club, Inc. P.O. Box 176, John Day (575-0170)
Course open to the public. 1 1/2 miles west of John Day

Kam Wah Chung Museum: (575-0028)
Next to City Park, John Day
Open May 1-October 31, closed Fridays

Malheur National Forest:
Camping, hiking, hunting, fishing, scenic driving,
snowmobiling, cross country skiing, Strawberry Mountain
Wilderness Area, Monument Rock Wilderness Area:

==============431 Patterson Bridge Rd., John Day (575-3000)
==============327 SW Front St., Prairie City (820-3311)

Nugget Lanes Bowling(575-0481)
679 W. Main, John Day

Oxbow Trade Company (575-2911)
Old & New Horse-drawn Vehicles - Hwy. 395 South, Canyon City

Ritter Hot Springs (421-3846)
Open May 1-September 30 60 Miles North of John Day, Ritter

Umatilla National Forest
Camping, hiking, hunting, fishing, snowmobiling, cross country skiing,
scenic driving, North Fork John Day Wilderness Area

==============P.O. Box 7, Dale (421-3311)
==============P.O. Box 158, Ukiah (427-3231)

Nearby Attractions

Anthony Lakes Ski Area (1-800-848-9969)
P.O. Box 3040, La Grande

Lehman Hot Springs (427-3015)
Open year-round 18 miles east of Ukiah on Hwy. 244

Sumpter Valley Railroad Restoration
Open Memorial weekend through September
Saturday, Sunday and holidays
On Highway 7, between John Day and Baker


John Day State Airport (575-1151)
Airport Road, John Day No commercial flights

People Mover Bus (575-2370)
North Dayton St., John Day Bus to Bend, local Dial-a-Ride service

RV Parks & Dump Stations:

Clyde Holliday State Park (932-4453)
7 miles west of John Day, on Hwys 26 & 395
Open Mid-March to November 1

Depot Park
South Main Street, Prairie City

Grant County RV Park (575-0110)
25 Full Hookups
601 NW Bridge, John Day

Hitching Post Trailer Court, Inc. (421-3043)
16 Full Hookups
P.O. Box 472, Long Creek

Antiques, Collectibles & Second Hand Stores

A Bit of Europe (575-1073)
220 SE Dayton, John Day

Antiques - Jeanette Hueckman (575-1381)
Before 8 a.m. or after 6 p.m.

Canyon Mountain Traders (932-4475)
Hwy. 26, Mt. Vernon - just east of Mount Vernon

Dark Horse Roundup (575-1609)
600 S. Canyon, John Day

Dayville Antiques & Hardware (987-2193)

Debbie's Oldies But Goodies (575-2320)
142 E. Main St., John Day

Good Deals (575-1440)
437 W. Main St., John Day

Jim's Antiques (575-0331)
110 S. Washington, Canyon City

Oxbow Trade Company (575-2911)
Hwy. 395 South, Canyon City

Stoneman's Antiques & Crafters Mall (575-2999)
141 E. Main St., John Day

1998 Roxann Gess Smith
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