John & Susan Merrell
41390 Hwy 226
Scio, OR 97374
503-394-3790
503-551-7219 (cell)

Find Us

Gateway Farm is located in Scio, Oregon. We are about 20 miles east of Salem, and an hour south of Portland. Visitors are always welcome, but please call ahead.

Gateway Farm is still easy to find. We are only about 25 minutes from Interstate 5, and easily reached from either Salem or Albany

From Salem:

  • Take I-5 to Salem
  • Head east on Hwy 22
  • Take the Stayton/Sublimity exit from Hwy 22
  • Turn right onto Cascade Hwy, which becomes N, 1st Avenue
  • N 1ST AVE becomes STAYTON SCIO RD SE.
  • Turn LEFT onto COLE SCHOOL RD SE.
  • Turn SLIGHT RIGHT onto RIDGE DR. (This is where people get lost.  Ridge Dr. forms a T intersection at the end of Cole School Rd.  Turn right, and then immediately left, down the hill.)
  • Stay straight to go onto RICHARDSONS GAP RD.
  • Turn LEFT onto SHIMANEK BRIDGE DR.
  • Turn SLIGHT LEFT onto OR-226/ ALBANY LYONS HWY
  • We are just past the 14 mile marker on Hwy 226

From Albany:

  • Follow US-20 E from I-5
  • Turn LEFT onto OR-226/ ALBANY LYONS HWY
  • In Scio, turn RIGHT, staying on OR-226/ ALBANY LYONS HWY.
  • We are just past the 14 mile marker on Hwy 226

Please call ahead to let us know that you are coming!

 
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