Marion County Parks
County Park Status
These parks are open year round:
Auburn, Denny, Eola Bend, Joryville, Labish Village, Packsaddle, Parkdale, and Rogers Wayside.
These parks are open yearly from May 1 to October 31:
- Aumsville Ponds, Bear Creek Park & Campground, Bonesteele, Minto, Niagara, North Fork, Salmon Falls, Scotts Mills*, and Spong's Landing.
**Scotts Mills Park will CLOSE for the season on October 19, 2016, due to excessive vandalism.**
St. Louis Fish Ponds is CLOSED from October 1 to February 28:
- For information about hunting or fishing at St. Louis Fish Ponds,
Oregon Department of Fish & Wildlife at 503-947-6100.
- Hunters and fishermen who wish to hunt, fish, and/or train dogs during the
off season may park their vehicles at the gate on Tesch Road and walk into the facility.
Marion County parks are always first-come first-served; no reservations are accepted.
There are now emergency phones located on North Fork Road at:
- The entrance of
Salmon Falls Park.
- Elkhorn Fire Department at 32788 N. Fork Rd. SE, Lyons, OR 97358.
Marion County Parks Needs Your Help!
We need volunteers and that means people who want to serve on the Marion County Parks Commission and those who want to work on projects in the parks. Can you help? Check out our
volunteer page for more information.