Kern Park

Park

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Accessibility Notes

Parking

  • Parking lot
  • Paved pathway to play area
  • 50 feet to play area

Play Area

  • Engineered mulch surface
  • Ramp into the play area

Play Equipment

  • Transfer station
  • Sensory play elements

Size in acres

1.62

Year acquired

1940

History

According to Eugene E. Snyder's Portland Names and Neighborhoods, this park was named for the Kern Park real estate subdivision plat, laid out in 1903 by the Sycamore Real Estate Company.

Park Location or Entrance

Kern Park main entrance
SE 67th Avenue and Center Street
Portland, OR 97206

Open hours

Park hours: 5:00am-midnight

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

Park amenities/activities

Accessible Play Area
Basketball Court
Paths (Paved)
Playground
Softball Field

City section

SE