Category Archives: Dredge Stories

We Ain’t Scared of No…GHOSTS!

It is a simple fact that old buildings are cool…really, really cool!  If walls could talk, one can only imagine the stories that would be told when you walk into a structure that has been standing for over fifty years, … Continue reading

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Saturday Night Fun

Can you believe it’s August already! Where did summer go? As I sat contemplating this question I realized that I haven’t done everything I wanted to do this summer. I still have a list of fun activities to do before … Continue reading

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Campfire Alert!

 With Sumpter’s fire alert currently set at “Extreme” (Meaning; don’t even THINK the word fire or it might start….) we are opting to have a “campfireless” Campfire Program this Saturday. What does this mean?  Well, it means that we wont … Continue reading

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Laughter and Grease

The first ever “Time Travel with the Dredge” program was a big hit! We had a wonderful crowd and a great time. This program is about a dredge worker named Sylvan. Sylvan is a hard worker but also loves to … Continue reading

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2012 Dredge Heritage Day

The Park Staff and the Friends of Sumpter Valley Dredge would like to thank everyone who came out to join us for the 2012 Dredge Heritage Day. Hamburgers were served and many delicious homemade side dishes, salads, and deserts were … Continue reading

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Time Travel

Looking for something do this Saturday night?  Then consider your evening filled and come out to our campfire program! This week we’ll be presenting a new program taking us back in time to meet rear-oiler, Sylvan, and get a glimpse … Continue reading

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On A Not-So-Dark Night….

…Park Rangers and visitors gathered around for the first Camp Fire Program of the season on July 14th.  Despite the thunderstorms, rain showers, and even a tornado warning for the lower Baker County which persisted throughout the day; the skies … Continue reading

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