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The City of Portland, Oregon

Portland Parks & Recreation

Healthy Parks, Healthy Portland

Phone: 503-823-7529

1120 SW Fifth Avenue, Portland, OR 97204

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Play area
Kern Park
SE 67th Avenue and Center Street Locate this site in PortlandMaps

General Info
Acreage: 1.62
Acquired in 1940

Includes accessible play area, basketball court, paths - paved, playground, and softball field.
Accessible Play Area Basketball Court Paths - Paved Playground Softball Field

Special Information
Park hours: 5:00am-midnight

For COVID-19 related information on closures and postponements, please visit

To reserve a sports field, call 503-823-2525.

Accessibility Information

- Parking lot
- Paved pathway to play area
- 50 feet to play area

Play Area
- Engineered mulch surface
- Ramp into play area

Play Equipment
- Transfer station
- Sensory play elements

Historical Information
According to Eugene E. Snyder's Portland Names and Neighborhoods, this park was named for the Kern Park real estate subdivision plat, laid out in 1903 by the Sycamore Real Estate Company.