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Flavel Park

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Flavel Park is a Basic Earthquake Emergency Communication Node (BEECN).

A BEECN (pronounced beacon) is a place to go in Portland after a major earthquake to ask for emergency assistance if phone service is down or report severe damage or injury. Learn more about BEECN here.

Size in acres

4.20

Year acquired

1953

History

Captain George Flavel was a seafaring man who was active in early trade with Portland. Flavel lived in Astoria and was the first pilot licensed to navigate the Columbia River bar.

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Flavel Park

Park Location or Entrance

Flavel Park main entrance
SE 75th Avenue and Flavel Street
Portland, OR 97206

Open hours

Park hours: 5:00am-midnight

To reserve a sports field, call 503-823-2525.

Park amenities/activities

BEECN – Basic Earthquake Emergency Communication Node
Paths (Paved)
Playground
Soccer Field

City section

SE