Parks, recreation, and activities

Visit Portland Parks & Recreation to find a park, natural area, or community center, and to sign up for a class or activity.

News and Notices

Powell Butte Reservoir 1 Roof Repair Update - September 2022

Read our September e-newsletter to learn more about construction on the reservoir roof at Powell Butte.


Construction and Maintenance

Construction started in October 2021, with expected completion in Summer 2023
Forest Park Entrance completion expected Fall 2022
A new Errol Heights Park is coming in 2023

Upcoming Events

Mt. Tabor Nature Conservancy Work Party

Join PP&R, the Nature Conservancy, and the Friends of Mt. Tabor for a morning of stewardship and celebration at Mt. Tabor Park.

9:00 am 12:15 pm
Volunteer Event

Whitaker Ponds Stewardship Event

Join PP&R, Portland Parks Foundation, People of Color Outdoors, and the Columbia Slough Watershed Council for an afternoon of stewardship at Whitaker Ponds.

1:00 pm 4:00 pm
Volunteer Event

No Ivy Day 2022

Volunteer for our 19th annual No Ivy Day event on October 29, 2022. Come show your support for our native ecosystem by joining a volunteer event at one of our sites throughout the region.

9:00 am 12:00 pm
Volunteer Event
Volunteer for a No Ivy Day site