2. Be Surrounded by Nature at Bush’s Pasture Park
You don’t need to leave Salem to be surrounded by nature. In the heart of the city you can visit Bush’s Pasture Park which is a 90 acre public park and botanical garden. It is an ideal place where you can enjoy a great mix of open spaces, sport activities, gardens and historical buildings. Today the park offers so many options on how to spend your day. You can choose one of the walking, jogging and bike trails, as well as a picnic area. For the flower lover there is a garden with over 2,000 roses and cherry and apple orchards. Families with kids can have fun at the several playgrounds.