Monmouth is located on Hwy 99 approximately 15 miles SW of Salem, near the Willamette River. This gorgeous historic town is home to 10,174 residents and Western Oregon University. The college was established in 1856 and is one of the oldest higher education institutions in the state.
Monmouth was the last dry town in Oregon! The sale of alcohol was prohibited in all stores, restaurants, and bars until 2002 when the ban was lifted by a popular vote.
Recreation in this charming town includes nearby rock climbing, swimming, hiking, waterfalls, golf, disc golf, multiple parks and wine tasting tours.
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