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The Salvation Army Ray and Joan Kroc Community Center

Open Now: 5:30 am - 10:00 pm
Open today: 5:30 am - 10:00 pm
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Fun family time!

We got a day pass for our family during Spring Break & my husband & the kids climbed on the... read more

Reviewed 4 April 2018
Heather P
Great !

This is really great place ,the swimming area has lots going on and is a ton of fun for children... read more

Reviewed 12 April 2017
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  • Terrible9%
3 Apr 2018
“Fun family time!”
11 Apr 2017
“Great !”
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1865 Bill Frey Dr NE, Salem, OR 97301-5137
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Reviewed 4 April 2018

We got a day pass for our family during Spring Break & my husband & the kids climbed on the climbing wall before we went in & enjoyed the swimming pool. It was a fun afternoon for all!

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Heather P
Reviewed 12 April 2017

This is really great place ,the swimming area has lots going on and is a ton of fun for children! We love this place .The salvation army does great things and I love supporting them, This place has tons of community outreach programs and does...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank simpleyme
Reviewed 5 July 2016 via mobile

I have been a member for many years because I believe in supporting the local community. They have a great building but it the place is full of thief's. I have had my car broken into, my phone stolen, my wallet stolen and articles from...More

Date of experience: July 2016
3  Thank Michael R
Reviewed 22 November 2015 via mobile

We love the Kroc Center...full size gym, competition pool, play pool with a full size water slide, 35 ft climbing wall, event center and it even has a small coffee shop/cafe. We are members, but day passes are cheap if you're just visiting. Very friendly...More

Date of experience: November 2015
1  Thank awels2015
Reviewed 5 May 2015

We were there for a water polo tournament but could see the lazy river on the other side of the glass. The kids in there looked like they were having a blast! The pool looked really well maintained and the girls said the water was...More

Date of experience: May 2015
Thank Suamomi
Reviewed 27 March 2015

I really like this place, but the pool is too small for the crowd it attracts. The lifeguards could be a little better on the job too, but overall, The Salvation Army Ray and Joan Kroc Community Center is a great place for all your...More

Date of experience: April 2014
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Reviewed 25 March 2015

My girls (12, 9 & 4) LOVE this place. We live too far away to make getting a membership make sense, but we get day passes whenever we go. $5 per child, $7 per adult, definitely an affordable day trip. They have a huge family...More

Date of experience: February 2015
Thank Evanie H
Reviewed 12 December 2014

i brought my Grandkids here and they loved it! There is so much to do for all ages, from babies to grown ups! The price is excellent! The kiddos loved the river pool. If you have not gone, take the kids and you will have...More

Date of experience: March 2014
Thank Kathgip
Reviewed 29 October 2014

We use the shower and hot tub after dry camping for a few days at a time. The cost for a day pass is very reasonable and the contrast of hustle and bustle compared to a chapel and computer rooms makes you stop and pause....More

Date of experience: August 2014
Thank Hannah M
Reviewed 6 August 2014

We have been going faithfully each summer when we visit Salem since they opened and have just about always had a fun time. Love their climbing wall. Love their fresh fruit smoothies (made perfectly). They were recommended to us when we checked in and I...More

Date of experience: July 2014
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