This is just one of the 50 miles of trails in Forest Park . Home to wildflowers and 100 species of birds, it begins at the ... More
This is just one of the 50 miles of trails in Forest Park . Home to wildflowers and 100 species of birds, it begins at the end of Northwest Thurman Street. Hikers amble past Portland's original watershed and an old stone house, part of the Balch family homestead, located about three-fourths of a mile in. The path splits here, and visitors with mobility issues will want to continue along the lower trail to the road (another quarter-mile or so), and others may take the switchback to the Wildwood Trail .
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 ...
It is hard to believe this forest is so close to the city. With miles and miles of walking paths,
Forest Park has room for bicycling, picnics, hiking and more. One of the largest urban forest reserves in the ...
Flowing brooks and waterfalls make this fountain a downtown nature excursion. Designed by Michael Lawrence Halprin, the fountain was named
for the man who brought urban renewal to Portland. Wading is permitted in most of Portland's fountains, and on ...