If you are looking for a place to have fun and explore outside, this is the list for you!
I’ve included links for each park or activity, simply click on the name listed in blue to be taken to their website.
Portland Aerial Tram: 3303 SW Bond Ave., Portland, OR 97239
Tilikum Crossing (Walk, Bike, Scooter, Stroller Path)
Dickinson Park: 10830 SW 55th Ave., Portland, OR. 97219 (SW 55th & Alfred Ct.)
Spring Garden Park (Nature Play) 3332 SW Spring Garden St., Portland, OR. 97219
Marshall Park: 9200 SW 12th Ave., Portland, OR. 97219
Gabriel Park: SW 45th and Vermont Ave., Portland, OR. 97219
Tryon Creek State Park: 11321 SW Terwilliger Blvd., Portland, OR.
Crystal Springs Rhododendron Garden: 5801 SE 28th Avenue, Portland, OR. 97202
Westmoreland Park: 7125 SE McLoughlin Blvd., Portland, OR. 97202
Laurelhurst Park: 3756 SE Oak Street, Portland, OR. 97214
Mt. Scott Park: 5516 SE 72nd Avenue, Portland, OR. 97206
Lents Park: 4700 SE 88th Avenue, Portland, OR. 97266
Sellwood Park: SE Miller St. & SE 7th St., Portland, OR. 97202
Clinton Park: 5405 SE Woodward Street, Portland, OR. 97206
Cathedral Park: N Edison St. & Pittsburg Ave., Portland, OR
Harpers Playground (an inclusive playground for children of all abilities): 2525 N. Dekum St. Portland, OR. 97217
Peninsula Park: 700 N. Rosa Parks Way
Dawson Park: N. Stanton St. & Williams Ave.
Woodlawn Park: NE 13th Ave. & Dekum St.
K’unamokwst Park: 5200 NE Alberta St., Portland, OR. 97218
Oregon Park: NE 30th Ave. & Oregon St.
Alberta Park: NE 22nd Ave. & Killingsworth St.
Oregon Zoo: 4001 SW Canyon Road, Portland, OR. 97221
Forest Park: NW 29th & Upshur St. to Newberry Road
The Fields Park: 1099 NW Overton Street
“Outdoor Adventure” at the Children’s Museum
Lake Oswego/Tigard/Tualatin/West Linn
George Rogers Park: 611 S. State Street, Lake Oswego, OR. 97034
Waluga Park-West:15775 Waluga Drive, Lake Oswego, OR 97035
Westlake Park: 14165 Bunick Drive, Lake Oswego, OR. 97035
Summerlake Park: 11500 SW Winterlake Drive, Tigard, OR 97223
Ibach Park: 10455 SW Ibach St., Tualatin, OR. 97068
Jurgens Park: 17255 SW Jurgens Ave., Tualatin, OR. 97062
Robinwood Park: 3600 Fairview Way, West Linn, OR. 97068
Wilamette Park: 1100 12th Street, West Linn, OR. 97068
Bethany Meadows Park “Pirate Park”: 15975 NW Energia St. (must walk trail to park)
Frances Street Park & Playground: 6205 SE Frances Street, Hillsboro, OR. 97123
Cooper Mountain Nature Park: 18895 SW Kemmer Road, Beaverton, OR 97007
Camille Park: 10299 SW Majorie Ln., Beaverton, OR. 97008
Pioneer Park: 14545 NW Pioneer Road, Beaverton, OR. 97006
Roger Tibuary Memorial Park: 965 NW 93rd Ave., Portland, OR. 97229
Hyland Forest Natual Area: Access off 135th or Sexton Mountain, E. of Murray (over an acre of marked free play area to build forts, climb trees and dig in the ground).