Face Covering Directive for City Facilities and Vehicles

Effective July 28, 2021, Portland CAO Tom Rinehart has issued a directive mandating the use of face coverings for everyone inside City facilities and vehicles. Check our face coverings page for more information.

COVID-19 Recovery and Resilience

Access City programs, people and projects designed to help Portland recover. Portland United
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Overlook Park

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COVID-19 related information

Learn more about closures and postponements related to the COVID-19 pandemic response.

Overlook House

The nearby Overlook House is managed by the Friends of the Overlook House. For rental information, visit The Historic Overlook House.

Overlook Park Nature Patch

A view of the nature patch at Alberta Park in NE Portland.
The Alberta Park Nature Patch for reference.

Portland Parks & Recreation will be installing a nature patch on the east side of the north slope at Overlook Park that will foster wildlife habitat and add natural features for you to enjoy.

The project is currently being planned and landscape alteration should begin late summer or fall 2021.

Overlook Nature Patch Concept

Please contact the project manager, Eric Rosewall, at or 503-341-0855 for updates or with questions or concerns. 

You can help create this space! Sign up here to plant the patch next winter and we'll be in touch when events get scheduled.

Learn more about Nature Patches in Portland
Portland Parks & Recreation is adding nature patches to developed park landscapes to provide natural experiences for people and habitat for wildlife. Nature patches are unique natural garden spaces that support native pollinators and offer fun opportunities for education and exploration.

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Reservations available

Picnic site

Park Location or Entrance

N Fremont Street and Interstate Avenue
Portland, OR 97227

In this Park Facility

Open hours

Park hours: 5:00am-midnight

To reserve a sports field or picnic area, call 503-823-2525. Picnic Maps & Info

Park amenities/activities

Accessible Picnic Area
Accessible Restroom
Nature Patch
Picnic Shelter
Picnic Table
Dog Off-leash Area
Paths (Paved)
Paths (Unpaved)
Baseball Field
Soccer Field
Softball Field
Basketball Court
Volleyball Court

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