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Tom McCall Waterfront Park

(Kid Friendly Park)

SW Naito Pkwy
Portland, OR 97204
(503) 823-7529
Waterfront Park, which lies along the west bank of the Willamette River, is the pulse of the city - and ideal for strolling and biking. The greenspace
Meander along the promenade, past sister-city cherry trees, under bridges, and, oftentimes, through local celebrations. Stop at the Salmon Street Spri
Hours: 5am-12m
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Last verified: 8/1/2012

10 Comments about Tom McCall Waterfront Park
"In 1968, then-Governor Tom McCall proposed creating a public space along the Willamette's west bank. At the time, Harbor Drive cut residents off from " -
"One of the most beautiful and under-utilized of urban parks, Tom McCall is the true gem of Portland.  A huge swath of riverfront bordered by gras" -
"The Waterfront is a nice place to relax and pass the time. The water fountain is a huge attraction for kids and anyone else who wants to cool off on a" -
"The waterfront is soo pretty. It's a great place to walk and enjoy the scenery. I especially loved the waterfront during the Jazz's so m" -
"The weather hit 70 and I grabbed a bottle of water, a beach towel and my good pair of glasses-this is the place to do people watching.  I will gl" -
"This park is cool, but you have to contend with a constant crowd of homeless dudes. They are cool and all, but it kinda ruins the place when the same" -
"Tom McCall park is one of the places to go while you are in Portland. It is one of the nicer open spaces in Oregon that takes advantage of the basic b" -
"Tom McCall Waterfront Park is a great greenway right in the heart of the city along the Willamette River. Whether you are out for a bike or a jog, you" -
"Waterfront Park is so huge, it's almost unfair to give it just one review.  I've visited a number of times, and I never think, "I'll head do" -
"You know how they say Pioneer Courthouse Square is Portland's Living Room? Tom McCall Waterfront Park is Portland's Back Yard (or Front Yard if you" -
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