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Title:Walter Wirth Lake
Area:Marion County
Size:18 Acres
Depth:20 Feet
Elevation:210 Feet
Misc:Check out the Stocking Schedule on the Link below to know when is the hot time to be there.
Links: Cascade Gateway Park, Cherriot Route Schedule
Notes:If you're a lake fisherman and can't wait for the snow to melt in the Cascades to start fishing, this could be the lake for you. Located in the city of Salem at Cascade Gateway Park, it is stocked early in the year by the Oregon Department of Fish & Wildlife with legal sized rainbow, and some big brooders. Plus, you can take the bus to get there! Salem Area Transit Cherriots route #21 stops within a half a block of the entrance to the park.
Route:From Mission Street take Turner Road south. Look for Cascade Gateway sign on left.
USGS_75:Salem East
Reference:Lakes of Oregon Vol 5

March 24, 2003