Travelers are voting Big Butte Creek, Little Applegate River and Little Butte Creek as the best of 5 rivers near Phoenix. There are 2 rivers near Yreka a city just 39 km from Phoenix and 3 rivers near Cave Junction which is 43 km distant. The most popular of these are Shasta River near Yreka and Applegate River in Cave Junction. You can find 154 rivers in Oregon and 3914 rivers in the country of United States. Our members favorite in Oregon is Gales Creek and Mississippi River is the top pick in United States. Want more? Check out our map of rivers near Phoenix.