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Forest Park

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The largest urban park in the county, lined with trails for hiking and biking.
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NW 29 & Upshur to Newberry Road, Portland, OR 97210
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Reviewed 3 October 2018

We are privileged to have Forest Park available in the city. We live downtown and I use Forest Park for a lot of my marathon, ultra-marathon and triathlon training. I also take full advantage of fun hikes with a loved one. If you get a...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank John T
Reviewed 21 September 2018

I can’t believe this is near downtown Portland! We hiked from the Lower Macleay trailhead up to Witch’s Castle and then to Pittock Mansion. The trail was maintained well, well marked, and beautiful. The views from Pittock Mansion were spectacular. The total hike to the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank geauxtiger
Reviewed 17 September 2018

Forest Park is a fantastic park with many different hikes ans styles. While most of the hikes are "easy", you could still find some with the incline needed to work up a good sweat on your afternoon jog. Some are wide and flat enough to...More

Date of experience: August 2018
2  Thank jessicamS5720EH
Reviewed 31 August 2018

You won't believe you are in the city. Kudos to Portland for preserving this forest. We did the Lower Macleay Park to Pittock Mansion (5.3 miles). It was very aerobic and steep in many parts but so beautiful and worth it.

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank MelanieDVacay
Reviewed 22 August 2018

We're newbies at Portland public transit, but we found few routes that went close to the park. We ended up walking about 3/4 of a mile to the park, did our hike, and then had another 3/4 mile hike to get back to a bus...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Marlys S
Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

Forest park was beautiful. Only a few minute drive from Portland. If you park near the saloon bar, you are at the trail head.

Date of experience: July 2018
2  Thank Andy F
Reviewed 11 August 2018

We stopped at Forest Park to see Witch's Castle while visiting Portland. The internet site we found this free activity on didn't prepare me for what this actually was. To get to Witch's Castle isn't as easy to get to as we first thought. It...More

Date of experience: August 2018
2  Thank Allison M
Reviewed 8 August 2018

unbelievable so close to the city where to hike in an other word. It looks like to be for from everything ,lost in a forest and in the main time, at the foot of Portland

Date of experience: August 2018
2  Thank Amanda L
Reviewed 7 August 2018

We are blessed in Portland to have this urban sanctuary with acres of natural landscape and wildlife, and miles of trails four outdoor recreation. Forest Park is a true treasure.

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank katpdx2014
Reviewed 7 August 2018

Great park with hikes aimed at all levels of experience. Kids had a great time on the 1.3 mile hike.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Alan P
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667meghanb
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Response from Dottie V | Reviewed this property |
Yes. We saw several dogs on a leash. I'd keep them away from the creek though.
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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
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