Officially named Tom McCall Waterfront Park, but known to Oregonians as just Waterfront Park, this is often the center of ... More
Tom McCall Waterfront Park
Officially named Tom McCall Waterfront Park, but known to Oregonians as just Waterfront Park, this is often the center of activity in Portland. Festivals, parades, performers, and more make it truly a taste of Rose City. Walk along the Willamette River at lunch and you're sure to brush shoulders with the city's workers. There is always something interesting to see here. There are basketball courts and lots of open, green space along the west bank of the Willamette River. The need for additional parks and green spaces in the city led to construction of the park.
This well equipped park is located deep in downtown Portland's Northwest, only a few blocks from the NW 23rd Ave
shopping district. The Parent Teacher Association of Chapman Elementary School, situated across the street, plays an active role in ...
This land was once owned by a merchant prince, Cicero Hunt Lewis, who was married to Clementine Couch, the daughter
of Captain John Heard Couch. (It's pronounced "cooch"; do not let a local hear you say "couch," like sofa.) ...
Located near Oaks Park , Oaks Bottom Wildlife Refuge and downtown Sellwood, Sellwood Park was built on the old City
View Race Track and acquired by the city in 1909. History looms here along the misty river bank, but ...