173rd FW to conduct flyovers for Independence Day celebrations
The 173rd Fighter Wing out of Kingsley Field in Klamath Falls, Ore. will conduct Independence Day flyovers for ceremonies at locations throughout Oregon and California.
F-15 Eagle fighter jets are scheduled to conduct flyovers at the following community locations at, or around, the designated times on Thursday, July 4.
- 9:45 a.m. Central Point 4th of July Freedom Festival, Central Point, Ore.
- 10:00 a.m. Downtown Klamath Falls, Klamath Falls, Ore.
- 10:15 a.m. Downtown Ashland, Ashland, Ore.
- 10:45 a.m. City Hall Park, Dorris, Cal.
- 11:00 a.m. Main Street, Eagle Point, Ore.
- 11:15 a.m. Lake of the Woods, Klamath County, Ore.
- 11:30 a.m. Oregon Ave. – Main Street, Creswell, Ore.
All passes will be approximately 1,000 feet above ground level and about 400 mph airspeed. Flights could be canceled or times changed due to inclement weather or operational contingencies.
The Oregon Air National Guard has been an integral part of the nation’s air defense since 1941. The 173rd FW is home to the premier F-15C pilot training facility for the United States Air Force.
Parade in Downtown Klamath
Begins at 10am, come and cheer for our great Nation!
Klamath Freedom Fourth of July
Blue Zone Project of Klamath Falls
“let’s walk and roll in the 4th of July Parade” 8:30 am to 11 am. –Join Blue Zones Project Healthy Klamath Bicycles, strollers, scooters, wheelchairs, walkers welcome. Register at www.healthyklamath.org/parade
Concert at the Klamath County Fairgrounds July 4th 7:30 to 9:30 – EAGLEMANIA
Fireworks at the Klamath County Fairgrounds!
Starts at 10pm! Prepare to be amazed!
Malin’s 110th Anniversary Celebration!
Chiloquin Annual Independence Celebration, Parade & BBQ
Prizes for different categories in the parade with the them, “Let Freedom Ring.” free BBQ following parade, with donations accepted. Vendors, Kid’s games. Event in the downtown Chiloquin area. City Hall has parade entry forms. All starts at NOON!
Klamath Lake Land Trust Events
Join the Klamath Lake Land Trust and The Nature Conservancy (TNC) on a kayak trip to the Williamson River Delta. TNC blew the levees over ten years ago, and the restoration response has been phenomenal! Extensive healthy wetlands, riparian buffers, amazing views of Mt. McLoughlin and the rim of Crater Lake, birds and wildlife, and more on this special trip. Exact meeting location will be emailed the week prior to the event.
Delta- Exact meeting location TBA
Lake of the Woods
950 Harriman Route off Hwy 140
July 4th BBQ from 4-8pm with The Nephilim Band 10 pm Fireworks
July 5th BBQ from 4-8pm with The Roadsters (Country & Classic Rock)
July 6th BBQ from 4-8pm with Rogue Suspects (Funk & Blues)
July 7th Rogue Duo 6-8pm on the Lodge Patio Easy Listening
Community Breakfast at the VFW Post 1383
The Officers and Members of Post 1383 are hosting a Breakfast for the
Community Saturday, July 6th from 8:00 am to 10:00 am at our Post Home, 515 Klamath Avenue. The menu is Scrambled Eggs, Sausage, Hash Browns, Gravy and Coffee. $7.00 person.
Spring Creek Kayak Tours
June through September Thursdays and Fridays 4 to 9 pm and Saturday & Sundays 9:30 am to 12:30 pm- SPRING CREEK KAYAK Tours- $25 online registration and details at www.store.oregonstateparks.org
Sky Lakes Wilderness Rentals- 2019 Scheduled Guided Kayak Events
Come join one of our Oregon Licensed Guides to kayak on some of the most beautiful waters in Oregon.
You can choose from 7 days a week to join one of our pre-scheduled floats at 6 different locations.
We will provide the kayaks, and needed gear with a Guide to go along.
For pricing and more information about each of our scheduled tours visit our website:
MONDAYS – Enjoy Malone Springs on the upper west side of the Klamath Marsh as we paddle along the Klamath Canoe Trail.
TUESDAYS – Enjoy the beautiful turquoise waters of Spring Creek located at Collier Memorial State Park.
WEDNESDAYS – Float the upper Wood River starting at Jackson F. Kimball State Park we float down the upper reaches to the Kimball Park day use area. 3-hour float. ( some experience needed).
THURSDAYS – Custom Scheduling.
FRIDAYS – Visit beautiful Harriman Springs Resort where we take you around the freshwater marsh of Upper Klamath Lake.
SATURDAYS – Tour the Wood River Wetlands starting at Petric Park we go through the wetlands to the Wood River then down to and through Agency Lake and back. 3-hour float.
SUNDAYS – Go down the Williamson River from Collier Memorial State Park into downtown Chiloquin. 3-hour float.
If you want to float a different stretch of river or lake on a different day of the week let us know. Custom trips are provided or if you want to go kayaking with your own group we’ll rent you the kayaks to do that too. And we will even shuttle you to a location and pick you up when you’re done.