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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
Basketball court
Portland Heights Park
SW Patton Road and Old Orchard Road Locate this site in PortlandMaps

General Info
Acreage: 5.08
Acquired in 1945

Includes accessible play area, accessible restroom, basketball court, paths - paved, paths - unpaved, picnic tables, playground, soccer field, softball field, tennis court, and tennis court - lighted.
Accessible Play Area Accessible Restroom Basketball Court Paths - Paved Paths - Unpaved Picnic Tables Playground Soccer Field Softball Field Tennis Court

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
- 1 designated parking space
- Paved pathway to play area
- 100 feet to play area

Play Area
- Engineered mulch surface
- Ramp into play area

Play Equipment
- Transfer station
- Sensory play elements

Other Amenities
- Accessible restroom

Historical Information
In the 1920s, this property was owned by Mayannah and Boudinot Seeley who allowed neighbors in the area to use it for games and recreation. In 1924, the Portland Heights Club presented a preliminary plan to the City for the development of the site, including a ball field, tennis courts, and restrooms. The City built a playground between 1925-27; it was operated by the Portland Heights Playground Association (PHPA). In 1929, the Seeleys sold the property to the PHPA who raised funds for the purchase by subscription. In 1943, the site was deeded to the City.