Several seasonal Marion County parks will close to the public on Tuesday, November 1, 2016. Parks that are closing include:
Aumsville Ponds on Bates Road SE near Aumsville;
Bonesteele Park on Aumsville Hwy SE;
Spong's Landing on the Willamette River north of Keizer;
- Minto, Niagara, North Fork, and Salmon Falls parks, which are all in the North Santiam River Basin.
Two other county parks have already closed for the season: St. Louis Fish Ponds west of Gervais, which closes on October 1, and Scotts Mills Park, which was closed on October 19 due to extreme vandalism.
The Marion County parks that remain open year-round are:
Auburn, Denny, Eola Bend, Joryville, Labish Village, and Parkdale in the Salem area;
Rogers Wayside near Silverton; and,
Packsaddle along the North Santiam River.
For more information these county parks, including descriptions and locations, visit the Marion County Parks web site at
http://www.co.marion.or.us/PW/Parks/ or call (503) 588-5036.