Joryville’s Tiny Temperate Rainforest

This December I was able to hike a small but beautiful hike near Salem, OR. Joryville Park is an overgrown pioneer homestead donated as a recreation area. Joryville still has the temperate rain forest the nearby coastal mountains are known for. This makes for beautiful mossy maples and firs, and oaks towering over a lush undergrowth, and a marshy area complete with a pond and wildflowers that bloom spring to summer. The park is an equestrian area and great family picnic spot, as well as a nice hike.

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