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Winter Island Park, Salem

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Nature / Park · Hidden Gem · Wildlife Area
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Winter Island Marine Park is located on the former site of Air Station Salem Coast Guard Base. It's a marine recreational park open to the public. The park takes up the southern portion of the peninsula. The main attractions of the park are the historic Fort Pickering, the Fort Pickering Lighthouse, Salem Harbor, a boat launching ramp, and the former Coast Guard seaplane hangar and barracks. Fort Pickering is listed separately on the National Register of Historic Places.
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  • Absolutely gorgeous location and very peaceful. Has entry/parking fee, but well worth the nominal charge; attendants are friendly and informative. 
    Absolutely gorgeous location and very peaceful. Has entry/parking fee, but well worth the nominal charge; attendants are friendly and informative.  more »
  • Beautiful day on the beach gathering sea glass!!! We went to the rocky beach area and found lots of sea glass! It was so nice. 
    Beautiful day on the beach gathering sea glass!!! We went to the rocky beach area and found lots of sea glass! It was so nice.  more »
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  • Beautiful scenery; my family and I were lucky to visit during a sunny day.
  • It's my favorite place to go before work. So peaceful.

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