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)

*Historical Dredge with tours

*Historical Museums

*3 yearly Flea Markets

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

We have a new place to eat!

Golden Nugget Coffee & Cafe

Breakfast, coffee, deserts, hand scooped  ice cream lunch 

Open 7:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m. everyday


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





Coughie Pot

    363 S Mill Street


Sumpter's Golden Nugget

    160 Mill Street Ste 102



Stage Stop

    120 Sumpter Hyway



Angie's Goldpost

    150 N Mill Street


    Facebook-Angie's Goldpost  

    Sumpter Oregon              


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



Sumpter Stockade Motel



Rustic Realty

    110 S Mill Street



Elkhorn Restaurant & Saloon


     Facebook Elkhorn Saloon

     Sumpter Oregon

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)




Angie's Goldpost

    150 N Mill Street


    Facebook Angie's Goldpost

    Sumpter Oregon

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 Pines

    640 Mill Street


Gold Rush RV Park

    810 NW New Street

     541 519-8195 





Upcoming Events here in Sumpter

All Summer

Old Fashioned Photos

20.00 and all pictures are sent to your device to do as you wish. All ages, all sizes, even pets!! Located at the Sumpter Stockade Motel.

June &July

Local Artist Lynn Bean is the featured artist at the Four Rivers Cultural Center & Museum...she will showcase her amazing work. Stop by if you are in the area you wont be disappointed.

June 23rd and 24th

Train rides this weekend

June 30th

Train rides this day

July 1st

Train rides this day

July 4th

Train rides on the diesel train

July 6th, 7th, & 8th


8:00 a.m. to dusk

At the Fairgrounds and throughout the entire town. Food and practically anything you can imagine to buy.

Admission is free!!

July 7th

Our first time doing a

"Sumpter Valley" Day

10:00 am-1:00pm Carnival games 

$5.00 arm band for unlimited games


-Rubber duck races 

      (1.00 duck purchase)

-Splat water game

-Balloon dart game

-Tic-tac-toe game

-Toilet paper toss

-Jelly bean and candy jar guess

 (winner gets the bottle and jar)

-Cake and baked goods Walk

2:00-4:00 pm

Outhouse races on Mill Street

Kids, Family & Adult Categories

Prizes and cash ..for more info email

4:00-7:00 p.m.

Burlap sack races, watermelon eating contest, water balloon toss and live music by the group Rock & Harmony from LaGrande, Scavenger hunt for kids and adults for prizes.

Live music at the Elkhorn Saloon 8:00pm-12:00am (The Channel Cats)

July 7th and 8th

Train rides this day

July 7th, 8th & 9th

Off roading through endless trails

come visit Forest Access For All (FAFA)

and show support to keep our trails open.

July 21st and 22nd

Train rides these days

July 28th

Elkhorn Crest 50 mile Marathon

A race that draws runners from all over the world. Starts at the Sumpter Fairgrounds and ends at the fairgrounds. 

For more information visit

July 28th and 29th

Train rides these days

August 4th and 5th

Train rides these days

August 11th

Hunter Noack 

In a Landscape event

enjoy amazing music at the Sumpter

Dredge with wireless headphones given out to listen while walking the trails. Please check their website:

 August 18th and 19th

Train rides these days

September 1st and 2nd

Train rides these days

September 8th and 9th

Train rides these days

September 22nd and 23rd

Train rides these days

October 12th, 13th and 14th

Train rides these days

October 27th and 28th

Train rides these days

December 8th and 9th

Train rides these days

MORE TO COME as we know :)


Historical Attractions

Historical Dredge & Gift Shop

The Dredge gift shop is open everyday from 8:00 a.m.- 5:00 p.m.

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

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 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 7:00 a.m.- 7:00 p.m.

Angie's Gold post

Sumpters very own store. Angie's carries food, spirits, gifts, movies, household items souvenirs and much more

Hours vary so its best to call in advance 


The Elkhorn Restaurant & Saloon

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

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.

Lynn Bean Art Gallery & Studio

If 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.

Sumpter Stockade Motel

Old Fashoined large themed suites ranging from 20.00 to 100.00. For more information visit the directory.

Rustic Realty

Rustic Realty serves for all types of real estate. For more information please go to the directory


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