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  • The park first opened in 1871 & was first known as City Park. John C. Olmsted gave the park its current name in 1909. It is also the site of Portland's first zoo.
  • Beautiful view of Mt. Hood on a clear day.
  • Don't miss the Japanese gardens and the International Rose Test Garden. Both must sees while in Portland.
  • Super nice especially in early spring.
  • Don't pee in the Res.!!!
  • Plenty of stairs to get good exercise on.
  • Incredible urban park with grass on the east side and wild forest and trails on the west
  • Big and green
  • See the rose garden and arboretum
  • Go for a jog after a heavy dinner or bring some friends + beers for a chill picnic/hangout.
  • Lindo lugar para un atardecer!!
  • This park is like a dream come true
  • Beware of the icy ground during winter!
  • Amazing natural resource close to town. Fun place to play.
  • Walking and hiking. Great picnic spots.
  • Lindo parque, com enorme rea verde e super aconchegante. Dentro dele tambm possvel ver o Rose Garden, Oregon holocaust memorial, jardin japons e o zoolgico.
  • Huge park! A great walk with pups
  • stand underneath that fountain that never appears to be on
  • The gorillas are a must see, so amazing to watch