Salem OR Parks

    Salem Oregon Parks

    Salem Parks and Recreation Advisory Board

    Click here to view Board information including upcoming agenda.

    Parks Operations

    Click on this link to take a closer look at what Parks Operations does for the City of Salem and who to contact if you have a parks related question or suggestion.

    Reserve a Park Site!

    Do you have an upcoming family or company event to plan? Check out our reservable facilities.

    Park Map

    Click here to view a locator map of our City of Salem parks!

    Trail Distances

    Find the trail that suits your walk! View popular trail distances here.

    Park System Master Plan Update

    Salem Parks is in the process of updating their 1999 Master Plan. Click on the link to find out more!

    Dogs in Parks

    Want to bring your four-legged friend with you? Find out where!

    Environmental Information
    Sensitive Area Study

    This is a study that details the sensitive areas in our parks and the steps we are taking to protect those sensitive areas and be more green.

    Other Salem Community Facilities
    Center 50+

    Click here to view senior center news and activities.

    A.C. Gilbert Discovery Village

    116 Marion Street SE 503-371-3631

    Salem’s Riverfront Carousel

    101 Front Street SE 503-540-0374

    Recreation Programs
    Aquatics Programs

    This link will take you to the Recreation Division home page to view the programs at Olinger and Walker Pools.

    Wallace Marine Park Softball Complex

    City of Salem softball league information.

    Salem Parks Foundation
    Salem Parks Foundation

    Learn how your donation can make a BIG difference in Salem’s parks!

    Salem Park Improvement Fund

    This is a matching grant program through the City of Salem and the Parks Foundation for Neighborhood Associations who wish to make park improvements.

    Be a Park Star – Volunteer!!
    Volunteering in Salem Parks

    This is the volunteer home page. Click here to find out more information about our park volunteer program.

    Park Partner Program

    Learn which parks are in need of partners and check out some of our Park Stars!

    Fire Hydrant Painters

    This is a great volunteer opportunity for youth groups, Scouts, etc.

    Park Patrol Program

    Volunteer Opportunity to serve as park patrol for Cascades Gateway and Minto Brown Island Parks.

    Park Lines Newsletter

    Read about upcoming park activities and upcoming park volunteer opportunities in our Park Lines Newsletter.

    Urban Forestry
    City Tree Information

    Learn about Parks Operations, Urban Forestry section.

    Street Trees – Frequently Asked Questions

    Click here to view a brochure that may answer some of your questions about your street tree…or if you have one!

    Heritage Tree List

    Trees recognized for their historical significance.

    Historic Facilities
    Bush House and Art Barn Center

    600 Mission St SE 503-363-4714. The link takes you to the Bush’s Pasture Park website.

    Pioneer Cemetery

    Located at Commercial & Hoyt Streets SE

    Historic Deepwood Estate

    Deepwood is on the National Register of Historic Places. Come see the beautiful Lord and Schryver gardens!