Austin Junction, Oregon
Road house at Austin Junction
|Elevation||4,236 ft (1,291 m)|
|Time zone||UTC-8 (Pacific (PST))|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC-7 (PDT)|
Austin Junction is an unincorporated community in Grant County, Oregon, United States. It is at the intersection of U.S. Route 26 and Oregon Route 7, about 2.5 miles south of Austin in the Wallowa–Whitman National Forest. The Austin House, a combination café, grocery store, gas station and tavern at this location is named after an early business in nearby Austin. The business is located on Forest Service land and operates with a special-use permit. Austin Junction has a Bates, Oregon mailing address. The elevation is 4,236 feet (1291 m).
- "Austin Junction". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. 1980-11-28. Retrieved 2009-12-18.
- McArthur, Lewis A.; Lewis L. McArthur (2003) . Oregon Geographic Names (7th ed.). Portland, Oregon: Oregon Historical Society Press. p. 39. ISBN 0-87595-277-1.
- "Draft Environmental Impact Statement: Middle Fork John Day Range Analysis" (PDF). United States Forest Service. Retrieved 2009-12-18.
- Associated Press (April 14, 1978). "State liquor business role attacked by license holders". The Bulletin. Retrieved 2009-12-18.
- "Austin House Café and Country Store". Retrieved 2009-12-18. Warning: MIDI file
- Image of Austin House from the Oregon Scenic Images for Grant County from Oregon State Archives
- Image of the Middle Fork John Day River near Austin Junction from the Oregon State Archives
- Road condition camera at Austin Junction from Oregon Department of Transportation
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