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

*Historic Train Rides
*Gold Panning

*Beautiful State Park (95 acres)

*Interpretive Center

*Historic Dredge with tours

*Historic 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 S Mill Street

Black Market Antiques
   232-2  S Mill Street

Sumpter Antiques & More
   130 S Mill Street



Eastern Oregon ATV Adventures
   197 S Mill Street



Clarke Construction

Darold Smiths Construction



Coughie Pot
   363 S Mill Street

Sumpter's Golden Nugget
   160 N Mill Street Ste 102


Stage Stop
   120 N Sumpter Hyway


The Goldpost
   150 N Mill Street



Sumpter Museum & Public Library
  245 S Mill Street


   Sumpter Valley  Museum Association

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

Oregon State Park
   211 Austin Street

Historic Dredge
   575 SW Dredge Loop


Laramie Shanks


Depot Inn Motel
    197 S Mill Street

Sumpter Stockade Motel
    129 Austin Street

Sumpter Bed & Breakfast
   344 NE Columbia Street


(Memorial weekend to Labor Day on weekends. Other days by appointment only)

    Sumpter Stockade Motel


Sunfire Realty

    270  S Mill Street



Elkhorn Restaurant & Saloon
   180 S Mill Street

  Facebook.... Elkhorn Saloon

Golden Nugget Coffee & Cafe
   160 N Mill Street Ste 101

Carole's Mad Dog
Restaurant & Saloon
   175 S 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

Historic Dredge Gift Shop
   575 SW Dredge Loop

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

Sumpter Traders Outpost
   220 S Mill Street

       RV PARKS

Sumpter Pines
   640  S Mill Street

Gold Rush RV Park
   810 NW New Street

Sumpter Traders Outpost
   220 S Mill Street


Gold Rush RV

   810 NW New Street


Upcoming Events here in Sumpter

Come up to one of the most beautiful and peaceful places. Endless trails, paths for bikes, atv trails, Phillips reservoir for fishing, museum, historic dredge and much more.


31st   Train Rides

Train rides this weekend. 2 round trips each day.

30th, 31st    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.


1st   Train Rides

Train ride this day. 2 round trips this day.

1st & 2nd Flea Market

Come ride the train, visit all of our vendors, and have a great old fashioned time with your family and friends. Huge event.

7th & 8th   Train Rides

Train rides this weekend. 2 round trips each day.

14th  Chili Cookoff

Come enter our chili cook off at the Sumpter Stockade Motel. Enter to be in our chili cookoff that is voted by those who attend and all entry monies are given to the winner plus prizes for 2nd and 3rd place. Music and fun. Bring something to sit on. Great times!!

21st & 22nd   Train Rides

Train rides this weekend. 2 round trips each day. Train robbers.


11th  Fall Colors Celebration

Fall train run 2 round trips. Not a more beautiful sight for sure.

12th & 13th Photographers train rides

Some of the most beautiful photos are obtained during this. Multiple stops.

26th  Annual Trunk or Treat

Bring your whole family to the State park for an afternoon fun. The train even rides this day. Our locals and businesses dress up and give out candy with their vehicles themed too. Fire Pit, haunted dredge tour and more. Don't miss this one its spooktacular.

26th & 27th  Halloween Express

One round trip 26th 4:00 pm, 27th one round trip 1:00 pm. Take your dressed up family after and participate in the trunk or treat.



14th  Christmas Celebration

Entire town winter wonderland. Train rides, Santa, starlight parade and tree lighting, caroling, ornament making, eats and holiday drinks, bazaar throughout town, lights, photo spots and much more. Come stay the night and have a wonderful time


Historic Attractions

Historic Dredge & Gift Shop


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


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 7:0

Traders Outpost


Opens Memorial weekend.


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.





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 Thursday  9:00-6:00 pm 

Friday and Saturday 9:00-7:00pm

 Sunday 9:00-5:00pm

Labor Day  weekend hours 8:00am-7:00pm



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


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