Things to Do

Willson Park/Capitol Park Mall

Within the boundaries of the Capitol grounds exist hundreds of varieties of trees, shrubs and flowers providing a dazzling display for all seasons. This park and mall is one of Oregon's newest State Parks and includes the new Oregon World War II Memorial with a 33-foot-tall, 15-ton obelisk. Brochures available in the Capitol.
900 Court St. Salem, OR 97301

Salem Area Nature

Silver Falls State Park
20024 Silver Falls Hwy. SE
Sublimity, OR  97385
503-873-8681 or 800-452-5687 (camping reservations)
Recommended Time Allotment: 3-4 hours
Electrical, tent sites, rustic cabins, waterfalls, group tent areas, group RV areas, youth camp, horse camp, canyon hiking trails, bike paths and a historic lodge.