Descriptions of the parks, acreage, amenities offered, maps, and photographs can be obtained by clicking on the park name, or the general location direction below. Undeveloped/future park property is followed by an asterisk.
Information regarding park history has been provided by Salem's most dedicated and foremost authority on the City's park and recreation history, Hazel Waltz. Hazel began as secretary in 1954, when the Salem Parks Department was established. On December 30, 1976, Hazel retired after 22 years of services as Secretary to the Parks and Recreation Director.
Click the link to view the City of Salem park map.
To visit sites by region (with Mission Street dividing North and South Parks), click on the links below. Click on the plus (+) sign next to the region to open up the list of parks, or the minus (-) sign to close a region of parks.