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Visitors to Oregon’s Union Creek, Natural Bridge and Rogue River Gorge interpretive sites along the upper Rogue may be charged $5 a day beginning this summer under 57 new fees and fee hikes proposed by the Rogue River-Siskiyou National Forest.

According to the Mail Tribune, rentals of High Cascades cabins will as much as quadruple, and several day-use areas along the Illinois River will also come with $5 daily use fees under what the U.S. Forest Service has billed as the first widespread fee change here in close to a decade.

The increases are designed to add about $100,000 to the forest’s nearly $200,000 recreation budget and allow forest managers to better maintain and enhance the sites amid cost increases during years of flat or reduced recreation budgets, said Julie Martin, the forest recreation program manager.

“This is one way we can better manage our areas,” Martin said.

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