Linfield Wildcats

Getting to Linfield

Linfield College is located on U.S. Highway 99W in McMinnville, Oregon, in the middle of the Willamette Valley. It is approximately 1 hour and 15 minutes southwest of Portland International Airport, 60 minutes southwest of downtown Portland, and 50 minutes northwest of the I-5 exit near Salem, Oregon.

From Portland to Linfield:

Take I-5 South to the Tualatin-Sherwood exit (No. 289). Follow the Sherwood-Newberg signs 4.8 miles to Highway 99W. Turn left and proceed about 14.4 miles, through the speed-control communities of Newberg and Dundee, and turn left at the Highway 18-Dayton exit. Continue about 8 miles to the second McMinnville exit (Hwy 99W again). Turn right at the first stoplight (Hwy 99 turns, too). Linfield Avenue is one-half mile north; turn right. The athletic complex is four blocks on your right.

From Portland International Airport & Interstate 84 to Linfield:

Take I-205 South to its junction with I-5 North. When you merge onto I-5, remain in the far right lane for 3/10ths of a mile to the Tualatin exit (No. 289). At the top of the exit, turn left onto Nyberg Road and follow the Sherwood-Newberg signs 4.8 miles to Highway 99 West. Continue as above to Hwy 18, Hwy 99W again, and Linfield Avenue.

From Salem & Interstate 5 North to Linfield:

Take State Highway 22 West (Exit No. 253) off of I-5 North. This will take you through part of downtown Salem. Proceed west on Highway 22 about 10 miles to the junction of State Highway 99W in Rickreall. Turn right on 99W and go north approximately 20 miles, passing through Amity and the Highway 18 exit, to McMinnville. Highway 99W turns right at the first stop light in McMinnville. Linfield Avenue is one-half mile north; turn right. The athletic complex is four blocks on your right.

Once you're on campus

Maxwell Field/Memorial Stadium:

From Linfield Avenue, turn right at the fourth street onto Lever Street. The field is on the left. Visitors Football Locker Rooms: Continue on Linfield Avenue to its end and turn right on S. Davis Street. Bus and van parking is near the locker rooms at the back of Rutschman Field House.

Ted Wilson Gymnasium, Roy Helser Baseball Field, Soccer/Lacrosse Field:

From Linfield Avenue, turn right at the fourth street onto Lever Street. All of these facilities are on the left side of Lever Street. The baseball and soccer fields are south of the football stadium.

Del Smith Stadium/Softball Field:

From Linfield Avenue, turn right at the third street onto Renshaw Avenue. The field is two blocks on the left.

Tennis Courts:

From Linfield Avenue, continue past Athletic Complex (fourth street) to Rutschman Field House. The walkway between the field house and aquatic center leads to the tennis courts.