Originally Posted by dgosn
Ashland itself is a little weird, tons of Anti-vaxxers, chem-trail fanatics, and a healthy dose of no account hippies. On the upside it's a beautiful area, with amazing growing season, great beers, and some cool folks. Unfortunately the Rogue Valley is still suffering from the shutdown of logging in the 90s. Unemployment is high, wages low, and meth use is some of the worst I have seen outside of WV.
In some of the rural areas near Ashland, Medford and Grants Pass you''ll want to give yourself more than three steps mister.
Pressure wash off any liberal bumper stickers for driving out of town.
Ashland is the best of the three for having the most common sense folks.