Welcome To Fort Umpqua!
In 1836, The Hudson Bay company established a trading fort called Fort Umpqua. Fort Umpqua was originally built in 1 mile up-river and on the opposite side. We could have been British is what we like saying because back then the United States territory was in a race against Europe for land and this trading fort was a way for Europe to gain land and power. Continue To learn more about the Fort and all of its interesting history!