Sellwood Park

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Sellwood Park
Sellwood Park (Portland, Oregon).jpg
Flowers at Sellwood Park
Type Urban park
Location Portland, Oregon
Coordinates 45°28′05″N 122°39′33″W / 45.46806°N 122.65917°W / 45.46806; -122.65917Coordinates: 45°28′05″N 122°39′33″W / 45.46806°N 122.65917°W / 45.46806; -122.65917[1]
Area 16.65 acres (6.74 ha)
Created 1909
Operated by Portland Parks & Recreation
Status Open 5 a.m. to midnight

Sellwood Park is a city park of about 17 acres (6.9 ha) in southeast Portland, in the U.S. state of Oregon.[2] Located at Southeast Seventh Avenue and Miller Street, the park includes courts for tennis and basketball; fields for soccer, baseball, softball, and football; picnic areas; a horseshoe pit; a playground; paved and unpaved paths, and restrooms.[2] The Springwater Corridor trail runs north–south along the west side of the park between it and Sellwood Riverfront Park and Oaks Amusement Park.[3] Oaks Bottom Wildlife Refuge is just north of Sellwood Park.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Sellwood City Park". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. May 22, 1986. Retrieved December 24, 2010. 
  2. ^ a b "Sellwood Park". City of Portland. 2010. Retrieved December 24, 2010. 
  3. ^ a b G.M. Johnson and Associates. City Street Map: Portland, Gresham (Map) (2007 ed.). ISBN 978-1-897152-94-2.