After a restful nights sleep and a hearty breakfast, you can head out to explore the sights of the region, partake in the activities you have planned in the area, or be on your way to your next destination.

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Movie Night- Canyon City, Every other Saturday at 7PM.  Different movie each showing.

(541) 575-0210 for information.

 

Flea Market- Sunday- at the Elks Lodge

 

Thrift , Collectable and Antique stores:

etc- aunique boutique

(featuring works from local artists)– John Day

A Touch of Europe – John Day

Ki-Yo-Tee Antiques – John Day

Sue-Z-Q’s – John Day

United Methodist Thrift Shop – John Day

Prairie City Antiques – Prairie City

Oxbow Wagons and coaches- Canyon City

 

Farmers Market:

Saturday morning from 9 a.m. until noon, starting on the 3rd Saturday of June. The season concludes on the 3rd Saturday in October with a huge Harvest Festival Celebration.

 

Clyde Holiday State Park (Mount Vernon)- great place for picnicking and playing/fishing in the John day river).

 

Magone Lake (Malheur National Forest)

 

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Typical activities for the area-

Cycling tours (part of a 173.8 mile scenic loop), car shows, the county fair, motor cycle clubs, car clubs, hiking, mountain biking, hunting, fishing, winter motor sports. 

 

Shopping-

Chester's Thriftway (Grocery)

Lens Drug

 

Places to Eat- There are some really enjoyable restaurants that we hope you'll enjoy (sorted in no way whatsoever).

 

John Day / Canyon City:

The Snaffle Bit Steak House

Outpost Pizza Pub & Grill (a lot more than pizza)

1188 Brewing Company (a lot more than beer)

Grubsteak Mining Company (one of our favorites)

Squeeze In Restaurant

Subway

Dairy Queen

Figaro's Pizza

Log Cabin Espresso

The Corner Cup (Coffee, Tea & pastries)

Java Jungle & Tropical Tan

Prairie City:

Chucks little Diner

El Cocinero

Oxbow Restaurant & Saloon

Hitchin' Post drive in cafe

Mount Vernon:

Silver Spur Cafe

Places to see-

John Day Fossil Beds (museum)

Kam Wah Chung (museum)

Grant County Ranch & Rodeo Museum

Grant County Historical Museum (Canyon City)

John Day Fossil Beds (National Monument)

DeWitt Museum (Prairie City)

Magone Lake (Malheur National Forest)

Strawberry Lake (Malheur National Forest)

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John Day

 

Canyon City

 

Prairie City

 

Mount Vernon

 

Grant County

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