Comfort Inn & Suites Tualatin - Portland South
7640 SW Warm Springs Street
Tualatin, OR 97062
Phone: (503) 612-9952
Fax: (503) 612-9946
7640 SW Warm Springs Street , Tualatin, OR, US, 97062
- Phone: (503) 612-9952
- Fax: (503) 612-9946
You will not find much more than an endless sky and huge field here, and thank goodness! This open space provides the perfect environment to let loose with seven acres of grassy knolls awaiting plans for development. This primitive park overlooks the towering trees of its Westside neighborhood. The lot is ideal for kite flying and you will find many taking advantage of just that. Dickinson Park is located just off Interstate Highway five, about 10 minutes south of downtown.
This is a city location for Muslim worship and other services. Come here for absolute peace of mind and lose yourself in the divinity of the whole place. One place that will surely engulf you in an aura of spiritual enhancement.
See one of the oldest vineyards in Oregon, located about a half-hour from Portland in Beaverton. Now that word is out and the wines of the Pacific Northwest are served alongside fine French wines, local wineries are popping up all over. This, on the other hand, is one of the originals, dating back to the 1970s. The Vino Gelato is something different and is made from frozen grapes. Private tours of more than five people are available.
Nature is close enough to really enjoy in this metropolitan state park just minutes out of downtown. Walking, hiking, equestrian and bicycle trails wind along the creek and through the canyon forested with native plants. Bird watching is also very popular at this 645-acre oasis. Tryon Creek State Park is easily accessible to the disabled. Stop off at the Friends of Tryon Creek State Park. The Nature House is filled with souvenirs and offers tours as well as day camps. Come spring, the park sees the plant-oriented Trillium Festival. Admission is free.
Molalla River State Park is a diverse park that has an untamed feel, yet it offers much to do. The beautiful river is host to a variety of birds, reptiles and even deer. Towering cliffs provide plenty of opportunity for cautious diving and the fishing is good. Boating is allowed or you can catch the ferry. This is a wonderful spot for a reunion or gathering. Otherwise, there is no day-use fee. Bring the Frisbee, dog and kids for a memorable afternoon.
Many colleges and educational institutions indulge in cultural activities, but the Lewis & Clark College in Portland really goes the distance to cover all the possible kinds of activities. From Philosophy lectures to Slam Poetry Workshops, Music recitals to International Affairs Symposiums and even a 'Fiesta De Salsa', Lewis & Clark College has is all. The 400 seater Evans Auditorium in the college is where some of the best events in town are held. So for a taste of really exciting college life head to L & C.
Laser tag is all the rage, and you will have the time of your life at it here. Players wear vests with voice chips that update them with current scores. Perfect for parties, this arcade is great for all ages. Corporate events and family celebrations take advantage of the party room, pizza kitchen and video games. Groups of six or more should make a reservation in Laserport.
Elk Rock Gardens were founded in 1916 on a 13-acre (5.3-hectare) estate that comprises a manor house and is open for visitors. The gardens are home to varied shrubs and plants that are accessible for public viewing.
This little-known estate and grounds are landscaped like a French palace. Called The Garden of the Bishop's Close, it was given to the Episcopal Diocese of Portland by the Kerr family in 1957. Different plant varieties are labeled, making it an educational tour of Northwest plant life. No matter what the season, this is always a great place to visit. A winding, somewhat hilly pathway can get steep, so you may want to stick to the flatland. No bicycles, picnics, food or drinks are allowed, but admission is free.
This park is one of many added to Portland's roster thanks to a 1994 bond measure. The sports facilities and other amenities are still fairly new. Enjoy tennis courts, trails and picnic tables. There is playground equipment for the kids and the restrooms are clean and convenient. The park is near Interstate Highway 5 and Barbur Boulevard. Driving there and back from the city on a clear day will give you some great views of Mount Hood and the Willamette River. There are no fees to use the park.
Located at the Southwest Community Center, this aquatic facility is the cutting edge of water fitness and entertainment for the family. The pool house includes a six-lane lap pool, leisure pool with wading entry, water slide, splash pool and whirlpool. Swim classes are offered to all ages and levels. Passes are available for multiple visits. Call for admission.
With just about everything you could want or need in a park, this 90-acre Portland gem aims to please. Located in the wooded, hilly Multnomah Village area, the park has a long list of amenities: hiking trails, nature area, baseball/softball and soccer fields, tennis and basketball courts, picnic tables and facilities, a playground, rest rooms, and a community garden. If you can't find anything to do here, there's plenty of space to just lie back and stare at the sky.