Salem Parks & Gardens
The wayside overlooks the Willamette River and offers picnicking, a bike trail and restrooms.
The rest area is the only one between Sisters and Salem, Oregon and offers large grass lawns and a pet exercise area. Restrooms are available.
Willamette Mission State Park features reservable picnic facilities, a boat ramp, four horse sites, trails and restrooms.
Mongold is a day-use area that features a public boat launch, a swimming area, grass beach, picnic facilities and restrooms.
The park is the gateway to Detroit Lake where water sports are the primary activity. A campground is on-site.
The park houses a historic farm house and offers a reservable picnic shelter, volleyball and horseshoe areas and restrooms.
Bush’s Pasture Park
At Bush’s Pasture Park admire the Bush House Museum, browse through the Bush Barn Art Center, home to two galleries, or take a stroll through the Bush Conservatory Greenhouse and Rose Gardens.
Salem Riverfront Park
Salem Riverfront Park features scenic views of the Willamette River, an outdoor amphitheatre, an extensive children's playground, Salem Carousel with handcarved ponies and the Eco Earth a large ceramic-tiled sculpture.