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Forest Park

NW 29 & Upshur to Newberry Road, Portland, OR 97210
+1 503-823-7529
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The largest urban park in the county, lined with trails for hiking and biking.
  • Excellent76%
  • Very good21%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“wildwood trail” (45 reviews)
“pittock mansion” (58 reviews)
“miles and miles” (21 reviews)
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NW 29 & Upshur to Newberry Road, Portland, OR 97210
+1 503-823-7529
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Reviewed 3 days ago

The largest city park ever. It is so big! It is gorgeous with lots of fir trees. What a beautiful place to see.

Thank Farkey
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went for a post holiday family walk with my wife, dog and father I law a week ago. I love this town but with its increasing density I love this park even more! Five minute drive for a walk in the woods, pure heaven! It...More

Thank Patrick B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I love hiking in the early mornings. Bring water and expect to see people, this is a city park after all, but appreciate how remote parts of the park feel, and alllllways pack out your trash n poops!

Thank Laura C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice hiking right in town! We did an out and back - saw a coyote (walking on our same trail). Good footing. Very rain-forest-y.

Thank ksh42015
Reviewed 15 December 2017

We went to visit our kids in Portland and they took us out hiking a few times. it is wonderful how many parks are in close proximity to the city. Forest Park is a good example of how city folks can go hiking easily. the...More

1  Thank Peter F
Reviewed 30 November 2017

Went uphill about 2 miles to see mansion. Easy walk and beautiful views once up at mansion. Highly recommend.

2  Thank Lorraine J
Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

Streatches for miles and miles throughout the city. Many people hiking all the time. Some areas have steep down hills. Can be scary to drive up hill in some areas to park car. Lots of low level pull over on the side the road and...More

1  Thank 1fitrn
Reviewed 11 October 2017

Forest Park is a huge blessing to everyone in Portland. Fortunately most people don't get out to experience it so it remains very much a quiet place to hike and take nature walks.

2  Thank akdouglas
Reviewed 3 October 2017

We had a wonderful 7 mile hike despite the weather being very Pacific Northwest. Don't be deterred if it looks as if it will rain. There are so many trees, they provide a thick canopy to help protect you somewhat. It absolutely poured the last...More

1  Thank GreekamericanMom
Reviewed 28 September 2017 via mobile

If you want some exercise there are trails here for a good hike. We got the 15 bus from SE 14th and it will take you north to the park. We did the start of the Wilderness trail then short cut to Birch trail. Got...More

Thank Chris S
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Angie B
16 August 2017|
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15 March 2017|
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Response from David B | Reviewed this property |
To help set expectations, Forest Park, is mainly literally a forest with a large number of hiking trails in it. The longest trail, the Wildwood trail is 30 miles long in one direction, so you could spend days covering all of... More
8 October 2016|
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Response from hegelbagel | Reviewed this property |
If you're from out of town you'll probably appreciate how well Portlanders make space on the trail for runners. I know I do! There is also a Spring and Summer trail series - informal races between 5 and 8 miles with... More