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Creston Park

Park
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One of the new wave of multi-use neighborhood parks during the City Beautiful movement, this property became a park due to a bond issue for parks and playground expansion approved by voters in 1919.

Size in acres

14.38

Year acquired

1920

History

One of the new wave of multi-use neighborhood parks during the City Beautiful movement, this property became a park due to a bond issue for parks and playground expansion approved by voters in 1919. The natatorium (swim facility) was construced in 1925 along with two brick comfort stations. By 1926, tennis courts, horseshoe pits, and a ball field were added.

Reservations available

Picnic site

Park Location or Entrance

SE 44th Avenue and Powell Blvd
Portland, OR 97206

In this Park Facility

Open hours

Park hours: 5:00am-10:00pm To reserve a sports field or picnic area, call 503-823-2525.

Past construction

Now open

News and notices

Park amenities/activities

Accessible Picnic Area
Accessible Play Area
Accessible Restroom
Dog Off-leash Area
Horseshoe Pit
Paths (Paved)
Picnic Table
Playground
Softball Field
Tennis Backboard

City section

SE