Sumpter Oregon Businesses, Local Attractions, and Events

Sumpter... Strike it Rich!

The old Gold Mining and Logging Town that has:



*Adventures outdoors all year

*Great Lodging
*Great Food & Spirits
*International Artists


*Endless riding trails

*Historical Train Rides
*Gold Panning

*Beautiful State Park (95 acres)

*Interpretive Center

*Historical Dredge with tours

*Historical Museums

*3 yearly Flea Markets

*Events throughout the year

The small town that's an unforgettable getaway and a place  where people return to their entire lives.

Business Directory


Lynn Bean Art Gallery
   293 Mill Street

Black Market Antiques
   232-2 Mill Street

Sumpter Antiques & More
   130 Mill Street



Eastern Oregon ATV Adventures
   197 Mill Street



Clarke Construction

Darold Smiths Construction



Coughie Pot
   363 S Mill Street

Sumpter's Golden Nugget
   160 Mill Street Ste 102


Darold Smiths Exterminating



Stage Stop
   120 Sumpter Hyway


The Goldpost
   150 N Mill Street



Sumpter Museum & Public Library
  245 Mill Street

Sumpter Valley Railroad
   1- 211 Austin Street Sumpter
   2-12259 Huckleberry Loop
       Baker City

Oregon State Park
   211 Austin Street

Historical Dredge
   575 SW Dredge Loop


Laramie Shanks


Depot Inn Motel
    197 Mill Street

Sumpter Stockade Motel
    129 Austin Street

Sumpter Bed & Breakfast
   344 NE Columbia Street


(Memorial weekend to Labor Day)

    Sumpter Stockade Motel


Rustic Realty
   110 S Mill Street

Sunfire Realty

    270 Mill Street



Elkhorn Restaurant & Saloon
  Facebook Elkhorn Saloon

Golden Nugget Coffee & Cafe
   160 Mill Street Ste 101

Carole's Mad Dog
Restaurant & Saloon
   175 Mill Street

Austin House Cafe & Country Store
   Austin Junction (Bates Oregon)


The Goldpost
   150 N Mill Street

Soda Mountain Pet Supply
   152 Auburn Street

Sumpter Valley Railroad Gift Shops
   1- 211 Austin Street
   2 -12259 Huckleberry Loop
       Baker City

Historical Dredge Gift Shop
   575 SW Dredge Loop

Austin House Cafe & Country Store
   Junction of hway 26 & 7
   Bates Oregon

Sumpter Traders Outpost
   220 Mill Street

(Closed for the winter)

       RV PARKS

Sumpter Pines
   640 Mill Street

Gold Rush RV Park
   810 NW New Street

Sumpter Traders Outpost
   220 Mill Street

(Closed for the Winter)


Gold Rush RV

   810 NW New Street


Upcoming Events here in Sumpter

We currently have snow! Come up to one of the most beautiful and peaceful places. Endless trails, for snow shoeing, or cross country skiing,  trails for snowmobiling and atv riding. Lodging is affordable and there is much more in our town.



 9th    Old West Party

We are having our annual Old West party. It is held at the Elkhorn Saloon and we will have music. Come dressed so we can take pictures of your stay here. If you don't have anything contact the Sumpter Stockade Motel and they will outfit you for the evening as they are the ones who take old fashioned photos and are willing to share 541-894-2360.


6th   Locked & Loaded Poker Run

Our good friends from Locked & Loaded will be hosting a poker run which will run from 12:00 pm to 4:00 pm. We will post prizes and costs for poker cards. as we know. The clubs vehicles will be parked throughout the main drag and a fire pit will be going at the Gold Post Store. It will be fun. Come stay and play.

20th   Dispensaries Day of fun

There will be specials and some surprises this day so come up and stay a bit. More details when we know.


18th  Pirate Party

Join in the fun for our Annual Adult only Pirate party. The Owners at the Sumpter Stockade always have an Annual Pirate Party. BYOB and a side dish, dress like a pirate, enjoy carnival style games, an open fire, and Pirates of the Caribbean movie on wide screen. Bring your chair to sit. There will even be a photo backdrop for group and selfies The party starts at 4:00 pm

24-27   Memorial Day Flea Market

Come to our biggest flea market of the year. Do you know anyone that wants to sell food or antiques or other great finds? Shoot 

us a message down below and we will get you the information.


8th  Goonies Celebration

Sumpter Stockade and the State Park are putting on a celebration for the 34th anniversary of the Movie Goonies. Come dressed as your favorite the movie with us outside by the open fire, eat Rocky Road ice Cream and Baby Ruth Candy Bars as we stroll down memory lane and watch a fun movie that was filmed in Oregon so long ago.


4th-7th  Sumpter Valley Days

Perfect place to celebrate the birth of our nation in an old fashioned way especially for Vets and Pets as we don't do fireworks.  Flea Market, Outhouse races, Carnival style games for families, Cake walk, music and more. Interested in being a vendor? Shoot us a message below. Become a outhouse race contestant too its a hoot.

13&14  Hells Canyon Run

Every year on this weekend there is a huge motorcycle run. Harley Davidson is the new sponsor in charge and with that are many new things. Sumpter is an actual pin spot which is so exciting. Come up and spend a bit with our town. We will be waiting.

26th Hunter Noack Concert

We are blessed to have a second year with in a landscape concert pianist Hunter Noack. He will play music at the state park in front of the dredge. Bring your chairs and some donation money to hear an amazing concert that supplies wireless headphones so that you are free to walk around while you listen. There is a train ride that day to bring people in for the concert if you want the whole amazing package. Information is on their website at

27th  Elkhorn Crest 50 run

The most challenging run in the world is done across the Elkhorn mountains. People come from across the globe to take on this challenge. For more information visit their site at


30th  Labor Day Flea Market

This is the first day of our huge flea market. Come and shop for whatever sings to you. There are food vendors as well. We are looking for Vendors as well antiques, vintage items, handmade treasures. Leave us a message below if you are interested and you can be right on the main drag.


Historical Attractions

Historical Dredge & Gift Shop


Currently closed until May. This gem is now under new management....wonderful things will be happening! The Dredge gift shop is closed until Memorial day. We will update the exact dates when we know.

Wonder history inside the store with actual pictures of the town in the late 1800's. Learn about the history as you travel through time and find the perfect item to take home.

Sumpter Museum


New gift shop Manager...come see what’s new! This is the Sumpter Museum. Wonderful history and is always being renovated with wonderful things to see and also purchase. The back half is actually a Baker County public Library with computers and printers to use. Most of the time we are blessed to have volunteers work so make sure you call the number in the directory before going....or just look for the sandwich board that says OPEN outside. What a wonder!!

Sumpter Valley Railroad

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 The Sumpter Valley Railroad is one of the Valleys most treasured attractions. Ride on a train through the valley. Travel through amazing scenery and depending on when you chose to ride will dictate which one of the 3 different engines will be used.  There are also surprises on occasion. Special group train rides are also available. If you get into Sumpter and decide to stay longer there is even a Courtesy Shuttle that operates on donations to take you back to your vehicle.  Visit

State Park & Dredge


The park is closed until May 1st to tours and cars. You can still walk onto the property at your own risk during the off times.

Enjoy 95 acres with 3 separate trails, creeks, and nature for your enjoyment. There are tours available, gold panning lessons 10:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. and 1:00 p.m.-3:00  p.m. on the weekends.  

Purchase 3 gold flakes & 2 garnets for 2.00.

Park hours  May 1st- October 31st 7:00 a.m.- 7:00 p.m.

Traders Outpost


Closed until late spring. We will post when this opens again.


An all in one place to be. Wonderful items for sale in their store. Tee Pees to stay in that are furnished. RV and tent spots. Vendors on the property that are selling items. A stage for events. Come and visit or call the number in the directory. 





Lynn Bean Art Gallery & Studio


Brilliant local Artist who has galleries all over the Western States yet still has a store here in Sumpter. 

Stop by you will not be disappointed.


Beaded jewelry that is too amazing. All done by hand.


Decorations, painted horses, clothing and more


Great gift destination with shipping available

Paintings,  prints, cards, and jewelry.


Business card holders, money clips, so much to see and buy. Come visit you can’t see it all in just one visit.

The Elkhorn Restaurant & Saloon


Pool  table, televised sports, live music throughout the year ( call to see when the next  band will be playing)


The Elkhorn Saloon is also a restaurant that has over 40 different burgers and a daily special. Closed Mondays. For more information please call 541-894-2244


Breakfast is currently being served Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday from 7:00 am until 11:00 am




Sunfire Real Estate


 Open most days but always available by phone. Curteous and knows this area well to suit your needs and wishes.

Rustic Realty


Rustic Realty is now in a new location on the southern end of Sumpter. Real Estate and property management.

The Gold post


Under new management and really working for their customers. Come and take a look. You will be happy you did. Current hours are Monday through Saturday 9:00-5:00ish and     

 Sunday 10:00-5:00ish. 



Movies, clothing, hunting accessories, fishing items, and even a place to sit and drink some coffee.


We carry jewelry from a local artist, health and beauty products, smell good things, hand crafted items, signs, fun stuff.


Visit our hardware section. Its like a man cave that allows women. Household, automotive and a ton more.


There is a great variety of food, beverages, breads, snacks and more. Yum!


There is a very large selection of spirits in various sizes. No need to purchase anywhere else in Oregon the prices are the same. Gift boxes are in for the holidays as well.

Gold Rush RV Park

We have you covered


Fall special  stay 3 nights only pay for 2! Monthly sites when available.

More like camping then an RV park.


18 power sites (25.00 per night) 6 have power and water  1 dry site, water available.

Tent sites


5 dedicated and sand tent sites       (13.00 per night)

Pull Throughs

  Monthly sites

Sites with full hook ups (check for availability). 32.64 per night. Weather permitting on sites. Please call for sites that are usable.

Laundry facilities


Washers and dryers for guests and the public. 2.00 per wash and dry per load.

Restrooms with Showers


2 clean restrooms with showers that are available for park guests and also the public. Showers are 5.00 payable at the office.

Sumpter Stockade Motel


Old Fashoined large themed suites ranging from 20.00 to 100.00. For more information  call 541-894-2360


This motel is amazing. Get the whole experience of Sumpter many years ago. Pictures are on their website


Rent the entire motel for family or group gatherings.


Getting married? Sumpter Stockade can do everything you need include perform the ceremony.


Sumpter Stockade does events throughout the year so that every month something is happening.


Hospitality is what guests always say. Get away from your busy life and come recharge your soul at this lovely gem.

Sumpter Nugget Cafe


Sumpters newest eating establishment loceted on the northern end of Mill Street.

Serving Breakfast and Lunch everyday. In the process of creating a new menu with a lot of yummy food.Coffee drinks, teas, soda, ice cream and deserts. Hours are  9:00 am - 2:00 pm.

Depot Inn & Eastern Oregon ATV Adventures


If you are looking for a huge parking lot for your toys and a good nights sleep...look no further. Also check out the Eastern Oregon ATV Adventure building right on the property.




ATV Adventures are the best thing ever! please check the directory for the number and information.



The Coughie Pot


The Coughie Pot Dispensary is open  

Monday through Friday 10:00 a.m.-7:00 p.m.

Saturday & Sunday 10:00 a.m.-8:00 p.m.

(See directory for more information)

The Sumpter Nugget


The Sumpter Nugget is open 

Sunday through Thursday 9:00a.m.-7:00p.m.

Friday & Saturday 9:00 a.m.-8:00 p.m.

(See directory for more information)

Austin House






Just West of Sumpter is this amazing restaurant, full bar, wonderful deserts including hand scooped ice cream and wonderful crafts, gifts ....well everything is great. Call first they are in the directory.

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Sumpter, Oregon, United States