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Healthy Parks, Healthy Portland

phone: 503-823-7529

1120 SW Fifth Avenue, Portland, OR 97204

George Himes Park
George Himes Park
SW Terwilliger Blvd and Slavin Road Locate this site in PortlandMaps

General Info
Acreage: 32.36
Acquired in 1903

Includes natural area, paths – paved, paths – unpaved, picnic tables, and trails – hiking.
Natural Area Paths – Paved Paths – Unpaved Picnic Tables Trails – Hiking

Related Information
George Himes Trail System.pdf (PDF Document, 374.9 Kb)

Special Information
Park hours: 5:00am-midnight

Historical Information
George Himes was a pioneer Portlander. He was a printer and a historian. He was responsible for printing the early City Directories, which listed all Portland residents by address and occupation. Himes was also the curator and director of the Oregon Historical Society.