Distance from downtown Salem: 9 miles
Separated by about 10 miles, Jefferson and Turner, Oregon, are two small communities that pack a big punch.
From the interstate, you’ll see Willamette Valley Vineyards and St. Innocent Winery. Perhaps one of the most well-known wineries in the valley, Willamette Valley Vineyards offers spectacular vineyard views, private winery suites, first-class wines and a food pairings menu. Down the road is St. Innocent Winery’s brand-new estate, Enchanted Way Vineyards. The nearly 48-acre property is planted with acres of Pinot Noir, Chardonnay and heirloom apple trees, with an onsite tasting room.
Discover the world of Alice in Wonderland, step back in time to Old Europe or join in on an Irish jig at Enchanted Forest, an amusement park guaranteed to be unlike any other park you’ve been to. Open on select dates in the spring and summer, the park has rides, live entertainment and shopping.
Immerse yourself in nature at Frey’s Dahlias or Ankeny National Wildlife Refuge. From late summer to early fall, wonder the fields of Frey’s Dahlias that are abloom with dozens of varieties. At nearly 2,800 acres, Ankeny National Wildlife Refuge has abundant opportunities for hiking, wildlife viewing and nature photography.
Settle in for a peaceful stay at Londin Gardens Bed and Breakfast. The two-bedroom suite comes complete with a fitness room, private kitchenette and spacious backyard with a gazebo, firepit and gardens.