NW Portland Landmarks

Forest Park at 5,100+ acres, is the largest wilderness park in a U.S. city. Home to 110 different species of birds, in Portland’s West Hills between NW Skyline Drive and St. Helens Road
www.portlandonline.com/parks

Couch Park 2.6 acres with basketball, playground, restrooms, off-leash dog park, free summer concerts, NW 19th and Glisan, on the east side of the Modern Learning Center.
www.portlandonline.com/parks

Couch Park of Northwest Portland

Couch Park of Northwest Portland


Wallace Park
 4.5 acres with basketball, soccer, softball, tennis, picnic areas, wading pool, shelter, off-leash dog park and restrooms, at NW 25th Avenue and NW Raleigh St
http://www.portlandonline.com/parks

 


Washington Park
 130 acres and including or adjacent to the International Rose Test Garden, Hoyt Arboretum, Japanese Gardens, Vietnam Veterans Memorial, Oregon Zoo, Children’s Museum, and World Forestry Center, in the West Hills http://www.portlandonline.com/parks

 

Audubon Society, 5151 NW Cornell Rd., promotes the understanding, enjoyment, and protection of native birds, other wildlife and their habitats. We focus on our local community and the Pacific Northwest. 503-292-6855 http://audubonportland.org/

 

Portland Chinese Garden

Portland Chinese Garden


 

 

 
Portland Classical Chinese Garden, NW 3rd and Everett. Lan Su Chinese Garden is one of Portland’s greatest treasures—a powerfully inspiring experience that takes you through time, offering a window into Chinese culture, history and way of thinking. portlandchinesegarden.org