Video TourFormer employees of the Sumpter Gold Dredge discuss what life was like working on the dredge.
The Story of the Sumpter Valley Gold Dredge
This video gives an excellent overview of what it was like to work on the dredge. Thank you Oregon Parks and Recreation for creating this amazing resource.
Preserve the Sumpter Valley Dredge
By donating to Friends of the Dredge, you will ensure that enhanced interpretive and educational experiences will continue to be offered at the dredge, such as guided tours, interpretive displays, renovation and staffing of the interpretive center.
The Friends of the Sumpter Valley Dredge is committed to maintaining the history of the dredge for today, tomorrow, and for future generations to learn and enjoy.
Our Amazing Support
This project has been funded in part by a grant from Travel Oregon and Oregon Cultural Trust.
575 SW Dredge Loop Rd
Sumpter, Oregon 97877