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Burton Complex

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Directly behind the Arnold R. Burton Center for Arts and Technology, you will find three adult ballfields. Just follow the trail leading to a large shelter which serves as a concession, picnic and restroom area. Enjoy a peaceful atmosphere with Mason Creek bordering the park. The Burton Complex is a great place to relax and exercise within the Salem city limits.

Sports Facilities
  • Directions: Take Electric Road (Route 419) to Roanoke Salem Boulevard. Turn west towards the Veterans Administration hospital. Arnold R. Burton School is approximately 1/2 mile on the right. Softball fields are behind the school.
  • Major Access Routes: I-81, VA-419
General Facility Information
  • All Sports Offered:
    • Baseball
    • Softball
  • Audio Description: no
  • Concessions Available:
  • Fencing Available:
  • Irrigation:
  • Lighting Available:
  • Locker Rooms Description: no
  • Parking: Yes, 150 spaces
  • Picnic Shelter:
  • Restrooms Available:
  • Restrooms Description: temporary and permanent
  • Score Board: yes
  • Seating Capacity: 750
  • Seating Description: 250 per field.
  • Type of Concessions: yes
  • Type of Lighting: yes
  • Baseball Field Lights:
  • Dugouts Available:
  • Flexible Fencing:
  • Total Number of Baseball Fields: 3
  • Total Number of Softball Fields: 3