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Parks & Recreation

Healthy Parks, Healthy Portland

Phone: 503-823-PLAY (7529)

Fax: 503-823-6007

1120 SW Fifth Ave., Suite 1302, Portland, OR 97204

Teen Environmental Education

  • GRUNT Greenspaces and Restoration Urban Naturalist Team

  • Jr GRUNT applications are accepted year-round Next session: Summer

  • Teen Environmental Adventures (TEA) next up... BEST OF CITY NATURE Aug 10 - 14!

Work!

Learn!

Volunteer!

Play!

Youth Conservation Crew Field Trips Volunteer Opportunities Birthday Parties
Teen Job Opportunities GRUNT GRUNT Camps

Coming Up:

  • Youth 14 - 18 apply for Youth Conservation Crew by May 9
  • Volunteer at Summer Nature Day Camp & gain job skills!
  • Summer camps include: mountain biking, survival skills, and adventures in Portland's wildest parks!

OUR GOALS

  • Engage teens in parks & natural areas through recreation, stewardship, education, and employment
  • Promote health through challenging and enjoyable outdoor activity that stimulates the mind, body, and spirit
  • Build community by teaching leadership, self awareness, and social skills
  • Diversify our workforce by getting urban teens interested in nature and PP&R and providing the training and opportunities they need to be successful

DID WE MEET OUR GOALS LAST YEAR?  

View our 2014 Report here!

 

 

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