Van is an unincorporated community in Harney County, Oregon, United States. It is located on Van-Drewsey Road about 50 miles northeast of Burns, in the Wolf Creek Valley.
Van post office was established in 1891 and named for local settler Van Middlesworth. The office closed in 1953. As of 2008, the former United States Forest Service Van Guard Station was for sale.
- ^ "Van". Geographic Names Information System, U.S. Geological Survey. November 28, 1980. Retrieved April 1, 2012.
- ^ Oregon Atlas & Gazetteer (7th ed.). Yarmouth, Maine: DeLorme. 2008. pp. 78, 82. ISBN 0-89933-347-8.
- ^ a b McArthur, Lewis A.; McArthur, Lewis L. (2003) [First published 1928]. Oregon Geographic Names (7th ed.). Portland, Oregon: Oregon Historical Society Press. p. 988. ISBN 9780875952772. OCLC 53075956.
- ^ USDA Forest Service, Malheur National Forest, Oregon. "For Sale". General Services Administration. Retrieved April 1, 2012.
Coordinates: 43°59′24″N 118°41′18″W / 43.989877°N 118.688269°W