Posted Monday, February 11, 2019 - 11:11am
- During freezing temperatures, the Powell Butte Nature Park main entry from SE 162nd Avenue to the visitor center parking lot may be closed when hazardous / icy conditions are present. Park users should be aware they may arrive to a closed gate at the entrance.
- Portland Parks Golf: RedTail golf course and clubhouse is OPEN. Colwood, Eastmoreland, Heron Lakes,and Rose City are CLOSED.
OTHER PLACES WE POST CLOSURE INFORMATION
- Twitter and Facebook for up-to-the-minute information.
- Closures NOT related to weather - Maintenance Periods and Closures
CLASSES AND ACTIVITIES
PP&R classes, activities, rentals, and sports events may be canceled due to inclement weather, such as ice, snow, or extreme heat. Check with your PP&R facility for the most current information via phone or online at portlandparks.org. Some recreation programs may run as conditions and staff availability allow. Safety is a major factor in determining operations at each PP&R facility. PP&R facilities, our social media outlets, and our website will all feature operating information including opening and closing times.
PARKS, NATURAL AREAS, TRAILS
- As time permits -- closures, delays, or detours on trails are posted on the Trail Closures and Delays page and also posted to Twitter and Facebook.
- Never walk on frozen ponds or other water features. You never know how thick the ice is or how deep the water is below.
- In cold temperatures, 'black ice' can easily be disguised when left behind by melting snow or rain. People traveling by bike or on foot should use caution and be safe.
Trail Closures and Delays
Portland is home to more than 152 miles of completed regional trails laced together, connecting people to each other and to the natural beauty of our city. Click here for up-to-date trail closures, delays, or detours.
Report Tree Issues on City Property and Public Streets
If you see a downed tree or large limb (not small branches), call 503-823-TREE (8733). Urban Forestry crews are working on biggest impacts first, as well as mitigating safety issues before clearing debris.