Sports

Marion or Polk Counties

Ankeny National Wildlife Refuge

The 2,796-acre refuge offers excellent wildlife observation areas, trails that meander through wetlands and oak/ash forest, raised boardwalks, interpretive exhibits and observation/photography blinds. Most of the interior of the refuge is closed to public entry while the geese are in residence from Oct. 1-Mar. 31.
2301 Wintel Rd.
Jefferson, OR 97352
503-588-2701 or 541-757-7236

B&G Bingo

Entering our 33rd year, B&G Bingo offers daily sessions, a fun atmosphere, competitive prices and payouts, electronic and paper packages, bistro, lottery station and more.
1266 Lancaster Dr. SE
Salem, OR 97317
503-390-2727

Baskett Slough National Wildlife Refuge

The 2,558-acre refuge offers excellent wildlife observation areas, trails that meander through wetlands, upland prairies and oak/ash forest and interpretive exhibits. Home to several threatened and endangered species. Most of the refuge interior is closed to public entry while the geese are in residence from Oct. 1-Mar. 31.
10995 Hwy. 22
Dallas, OR 97338
503-623-2749 or 541-757-7236

Breitenbush River

The Breitenbush River is a tributary of the North Santiam River in western Oregon in the United States. It drains a rugged, forested area of the Cascade Range east of Salem.

Buena Vista Cycling Route

A ride that winds west from Salem on Hwy. 22 to the towns of Rickreall, Monmouth and Independence. Along the way, you will have the opportunity to visit some interesting attractions and vineyards, ending your journey at the Buena Vista Ferry. 

Capital Futbol Club - Timbers
Serving the youth of the Willamette Valley since 1993, with Recreational and Competitive soccer programs for children ages 3-18. Please visit our website, http://www.capitalfctimbers.com for more information. 1678 Liberty St. SE Salem, OR 97301 503-370-7312
Cascading Rivers Scenic Bikeway

The Cascading Rivers Scenic Bikeway follows the woven Clackamas and Breitenbush rivers in a 70-mile route from Estacada to Detroit. Water is the dominant force that sculpts the volcanic landscape of the West Cascades. All along this route, water and rock interact to create a place of dramatic beauty and inspiration. Rivers, rapids, waterfalls, hot springs and lakes captivate and guide the rider. https://ridewithgps.com/routes/5020009
Detroit, Oregon

Champoeg State Heritage Area

Full hookups, electrical, tent sites, rustic cabins, hiker/biker camp, group picnic areas, visitors center, historical attractions, meeting hall, amphitheater, hiking/biking trails and disc golf.
7679 Champoeg Rd. NE
Saint Paul, OR 97137
503-678-1251 or 800-452-5687(camping reservations)

Courthouse

Courthouse is a locally owned business established in 1977. We believe that fitness should be fun and a gym should deliver results.
PO Box 3125
Salem, OR 97302
503-588-2582

Courthouse

Courthouse Fitness Lancaster location offers 7 full racquetball courts for use as well as a soccer field, swimming pool, hot tub and exercise gym. 
4132 Devonshire Court     
Salem, OR 97305
503-485-5787

Courthouse

Courthouse Fitness River Road location offers 6 full racquetball courts, a pool and hot tub and an exercise gym.     
2975 River Rd.
Salem, OR 97302
503-485-5716    

Courthouse Tennis

Courthouse Tennis offers 6 indoor tennis courts and 6 seasonal outdoor courts. 
1379 Madison St.NE 
Salem, OR 97301
503-364-6262    

Detroit Lake State Recreation Area

Full hookups, electrical, tent sites, visitor center, two mooring docks, fishing dock, wildlife viewing area, two playgrounds, two designated swimming areas and an ADA fishing dock.
44000 N Santiam Hwy. SE
Detroit, OR 97342
503-854-3346 or
800-452-5687 (camping reservations)
www.oregonstateparks.org

Evergreen Golf Course

The Willamette Valley's premier nine hole course, Evergreen's 3000yd, par 36 layout is surrounded by trees, farms and fresh air. Visit website to book your tee time!
11694 West Church Rd. NE
Mt. Angel, OR 97362
503-845-9911

Gallagher Fitness Resources

Gallagher Fitness Resources is Salem's only running and walking store. We offer a huge selection of new products, a knowledgeable staff and great service.

Gallagher's is the local running and walking hub. Join group runs, training programs, classes and fun community events to get started or to get better. Video by Salem Is.

135 Commercial St. NE
Salem, OR 97301
503-364-4198 or 800-423-3460

Historic Downtown Salem Cycling Route

A relatively easy ride meandering through the streets of Historic Downtown Salem. The ride will take you by some of the historic and visitor-friendly sites Salem has to offer.

Independence Bicycle Boater Campground

Located at Independence's Riverview Park for travelers on the Willamette River Water Trail and the Willamette Valley Scenic Bikeway. This basic camping area has five sites, picnic tables, bike rack, water tap and bike repair station. WiFi is available through camp host during summer months. A camp site costs $10 per night.

Kane's Marina ~ Detroit, Oregon

530 Clester Rd.
PO Box 572
Detroit, OR 97342
503-854-3362

Keizer Rapids Park ~ Big Toy Build

Disc golf, Big TOY playground, outdoor amphitheater with reserved seating for 400, sand volleyball court, disc golf, two dog parks, fishing, cycling, boat ramp on Willamette River, river access camping.
930 Chemawa Rd. NE
Keizer, OR 97303
503-856-3441

Keizer Rapids Cyclo Cross

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Minto-Brown Island Park

This 900-acre natural area features 12 miles of paved and soft-surface walking/bicycle trails, a reservable picnic shelter, dog park and acres of crops dedicated to feed the wildlife. Park: 5 a.m.-midnight; Office: Mon.-Fri., 8 a.m.-5 p.m.
2200 Minto Island Rd. (located off of River Rd. S)
Salem, OR 97302
503-588-6261

North Santiam River

The North Santiam River is a 92-mile (148 km) tributary of the Santiam River in western Oregon in the Cascade Range on the eastern side of the Willamette Valley east of Salem.
Blocked by Big Cliff Dam near Mill City, the lower North Santiam River supports spring chinook salmon and summer steelhead. In the reaches upstream of the dam, the river is managed mainly as a stocked-trout fishery. Near the stream's source at Santiam Lake in the Mount Jefferson Wilderness, native cutthroat trout, rainbow trout, and brook trout are also found.
Travel Salem
503-581-4325

Northgate Bowl

Salem's friendliest bowling center with 24 lanes of fun, bumper lanes for the kids, video arcade, Oregon Lottery Games and snack bar. Nonsmoking all hours.
2380 Northgate Ave. NE
Salem, OR 97301
503-581-1634

Oregon Scenic Bikeway

Oregon is the only state in the nation with Scenic Bikeways - offering Oregon's "best of the best" road routes.

In Polk County, you can choose your own adventure. Whether you're seeking rolling hills or flat roads, in-town or out in the countryside, our routes are accessible year round and guaranteed to provide you with a picture perfect ride. 

Ritner Cycling Loop

This route starts and ends at Riverview Park in Independence. Over the route’s 45 miles, cyclists will be enjoy scenic views of Polk County’s landscape.

Salem Golf Club

Salem Golf Club is full of natural beauty including an 18 hole golf course, a driving range and putting greens. The club also offers an outdoor space for hosting events.  
2025 Golf Course Rd. S
Salem, OR 97302
503-363-6652

Salem-Keizer Volcanoes Baseball Stadium

The stadium is home to the Single-A short season Salem-Kezier Volcanoes. The stadium, which seats over 4200 fans, includes 11 concession stands, a kid’s playground, a sports bar, a bandstand and 13 luxury box suites.  
6700 Field of Dreams Way    
Keizer, OR 97393    
503-428-5246

Crossing over the scenic Santiam River at two points, this route takes cyclists on country roads winding along farmland and through covered bridges and quaint small towns. There are several parks along the route where visitors can take a break, rest, have a picnic lunch and enjoy the outdoors. 

Santiam Golf Club

18-hole golf course with a driving range, practice green, senior and military discounts, daily or annual memberships, and a pro shop and restaurant on site.
8724 Golf Club Rd.
Aumsville, OR 97325
503-769-3485

Silver Creek Reservoir, Silverton, Oregon

Silver Creek Reservoir also known as Silverton Reservoir is a sixty-five-acre impoundment on Silver Creek located in the Cascade foothills 2.5 miles southeast of the city of Silverton, Oregon on Oregon Route 214.
The lake is popular in the spring and summer as a recreation area. Stocked with roughly 20,000 hatchery trout each spring and early summer, the lake also provides opportunities to catch bullhead catfish. Swimming is also quite popular on warm summer days as well as recreational boating, though only electric motors are allowed.
4381 Silver Falls Hwy.
Silverton, OR  97381
503-873-8679
www.silverton.or.us

Spirit Mountain Casino

Have some real fun at Spirit Mountain Casino with nearly 2,000 slot machines, an abundance of table games, and 254 comfortable lodge rooms. 
27100 SW Salmon River Hwy. 
Grand Ronde, OR 97347
503-879-2350 or 800-760-7977
 

Cycling through covered bridge

Enjoy rolling through the lush farmland that surrounds the town of Stayton and Scio while visiting historic covered bridges. Encompassing 57 miles and six covered bridges, this route will give cyclists a little bit of a challenge. 

The Willamette River

The Willamette (Will-am-it) River, the largest river in Oregon, runs through Salem and Marion & Polk Counties. Many species of fish and wildlife make the river their home and provide a great sightseeing experience.

503-581-4325 or 800-874-7012

Town and Country Bowling Lanes

3500 River Rd. N
Keizer, OR 97303
503-390-2221

Volcanoes Stadium

Professional Baseball. Class A affiliate of the San Francisco Giants. Fun, Family Friendly, Affordable entertainment. $7 tickets. Immediately adjacent to Interstate 5 at exit 260B.

4,300 seat stadium immediately adjacent to Interstate 5. Baseball, soccer, football, wrestling, and concerts. Recreational vehicle, automotive and special sales in the 14-acre parking lot.
6700 Field of Dreams Way NE
Keizer, OR 97303
503-390-2225

Kayakering at Wallace Marine Park

A 114.45 acre park located in West Salem. Home to one of the best sports facilities in the Northwest the park is also a focal point for water sport enthusiasts. A boat ramp and floating boat docks provide access to the Willamette River. 
200 Glen Creek Rd. NW
Salem, OR 97304
503-588-6261

Wallace Marine Park Softball Complex

Long known as the "Softball Capital of the Northwest", Salem has a beautiful softball complex. The City of Salem hosts leagues and tournaments that visitors and residents enjoy.
200 Glen Creek Rd. NW
Salem, OR 97304
Office Hours: Mon.-Fri., 8 a.m.-5 p.m.
City of Salem Public Works Recreation Services
555 Liberty St. SE/Rm. 325 (mailing)
Salem, OR 97301
503-588-6261

Willamette River ~ Champoeg State Heritage Area

The river borders the north end of Champoeg State Heritage Area with camping, historic attractions, picnic areas, amphitheater, hiking/biking trails and disc golf.
7679 Champoeg Rd. NE
Saint Paul, OR 97137
503-678-1251

Willamette Valley Scenic Bikeway

The Willamette Valley Scenic Bikeway was designed for cyclists of all levels to experience Oregon's history and the most diverse crop lands on earth.
800-551-6949

Woodburn Recreation & Parks

Offering healthy, active, and community programming including: parks and open space, youth and adult sports, active adult trips, community education classes, and community events.
270 Montgomery St.
Woodburn, OR 97071
503-982-5266

World Beat Dragon Boat Club

This exciting sport, now one of the fastest growing in the U.S., has attracted visiting teams from throughout the Northwest to Salem for the World Beat Race.
220 Pacific Hwy 99W
Monmouth, OR 97361
503-838-1730

Cascade Gateway is a 5,809 square foot 18 hole disc golf course, complete with cement tees. 
2336 Turner Rd. SE    
Salem, OR 97302    
http://www.discgolfscene.com/courses/Cascades_Gateway

Dallas City Park Disc Golf Course is an excellently maintained 4,697 foot course. All 18 holes have concrete tee boxes, and provide mild difficulty for players. 
501 SW Levens St. 
Dallas, OR 97338
www.discgolfscene.com/courses/Dallas_City_Park

An educational water park for the whole family! Ten water slides, wave pool, children's museum, birthday rooms & more along with two museums next door with over 200 aircraft & artifacts to enjoy.
460 NE Captain Michael King Smith Way
McMinnville, OR 97128
503-434-4185

 

Jerry Miller DGC at Camp Taoali is a 4,635 foot disc golf course, with 18 holes and mixed tees.     
15934 N Santiam Hwy.
Stayton, OR 97383    
http://www.discgolfscene.com/courses/Camp_Taloali/reviews

Mid-Valley Clay and Shooting school is a 65 acre shooting course, complete with 50 RV hookups and 14 skeet fields. Multiple shooting options are available including a 100 target course, 50 target course, 5 stand, skeet and trap shooting. 
6181 Concomly Rd. NE    
Gervais, OR 97026    
 775-450-7259
www.midvalleyclays.com

Salem Tennis and Swim Club - pool

The Salem Tennis and Swim Club is home to 6 outdoor and 5 indoor tennis courts. Their facility also include a wading pool, a swimming pool, an exercise facility and an activities room.     
4318 Lone Oak Rd.SE
Salem, OR 97302
503-363-2424       
 www.salemtennisandswimclub.com

The Hoop is one of the largest facilities of its kind in the Pacific Northwest. The 51,000 sq. ft. facility has 6 basketball courts, 6 volleyball courts and can seat up to 3,0000 spectators.  
3575 Fairview Industrial Dr. SE     
Salem, OR 97302    
503-371-4667    
www.hoopsalem.com

The Mad House is a warehouse building complete with one roller derby rink.
1335 Madison St. NE    
Salem, OR 97301    
www.cherrycityderbygirls.com  

A well-maintained 18 hole course with concrete tees. The difficulty levels differs from hole to hole, keeping participants actively challenged throughout the 6,798 feet of course.   
11170 Wheatland Rd. NE    
Gervais, OR 97303    
http://goo.gl/5WIOWV

The Woodmansee Park Disc Golf Course is a 5,000 foot course complete with mixed tees. 
700 Keglers Ln. 
Salem, OR 97301    
www.discgolfscene.com/courses/Woodmansee_Park/reviews