BEECN – basic earthquake emergency communication node, paths – paved, playground, and soccer field.
Park hours: 5:00am-midnight
To reserve a sports field, call 503-823-2525.
BEECN - A Basic Earthquake Emergency Communication Node (pronounced beacon) is a place to go in Portland after a major earthquake to ask for emergency assistance if phone service is down, or report severe damage or injury. More information here.
Captain George Flavel was a seafaring man who was active in early trade with Portland. Flavel lived in Astoria and was the first pilot licensed to navigate the Columbia River bar.