Kʰunamokwst Park

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About Kʰunamokwst Park

Kʰunamokwst (pronounced KAHN-ah-mockst)  is a Chinook wawa name meaning "together". Kʰunamokwst will be the first PP&R park to enjoy a name indigenous to the land it sits on. Chinook wawa is the language commonly used by the original people of this area.

Accessibility Notes

Parking

  • 1 off-street designated parking stall
  • Paved pathway to the fully accessible play area
  • 200 feet to play area

Play Area

  • Engineered mulch surface and accessible synthetic turf surfacing
  • Ramp into the play area

Play Equipment

  • Transfer stations
  • Accessible swing seat

Other Amenities

  • Accessible restroom
  • Accessible picnic table
  • Fully accessible pathway system within the park

Size in acres

2.43

Year acquired

2009

History

On August 7, 2014, Portland Parks Commissioner Amanda Fritz joined neighbors, partners, and special guests to reveal the Kʰunamokwst Park name of the first developed park in the Cully neighborhood.

Supported with funding from Metro's voter-approved 2006 bond.

Khunamokwst Park was formally dedicated in a Grand Opening Celebration on Saturday, May 16, 2015.

Reservations available

Picnic site

Park Location or Entrance

Khunamokwst Park main entrance
5200 NE Alberta Street
Portland, OR 97218

Open hours

Park Hours: 5:00am-midnight daily.

To reserve a picnic area, call 503-823-2525. Picnic Sites and Info

Park amenities/activities

Accessible Picnic Area
Accessible Play Area
Accessible Restroom
Paths (Paved)
Picnic Shelter
Picnic Table
Playground
Skate Park
Splash Pad

City section

NE