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The City of Portland, Oregon

Portland Bureau of Transportation

Phone: 503-823-5185

Fax: 503-823-7576

1120 SW Fifth Ave, Suite 800, Portland, OR 97204

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Skating in downtown Portland

A map of places to skateboard in downtown.Downtown sidewalks are for pedestrians. Skateboarders may use most streets, but are required to stay off the sidewalks in the downtown core.

This includes the area bounded by SW Jefferson, Naito Parkway, 13th Ave., and NW Hoyt. Skateboards are prohibited on both the streets and the sidewalks on the Transit Mall along 5th and 6th Avenues. Skateboards are also prohibited on the South Park Blocks, the North Park Blocks, Pioneer Courthouse Square, and Director Park.

Map Legend:

Green = Skate on street only

Grey = No skating allowed