covering our community

Top 10 soccer-friendly parks in North Portland

Overlook Park is a great place to take in views of the Willamette River and downtown Portland while playing soccer.

As spring teases us with blue skies and sunny days, you may find yourself itching to get outside and enjoy the good weather while it lasts. But where do you go to take full advantage of the weather? A park! Spring is the perfect time to explore nearby parks and play a pick-up game of soccer. The hard part is finding a park with enough space to play and the right environment for you.

Columbia park offers lush trees and real grass, perfect for playing soccer.

Columbia park offers lush trees and real grass, perfect for playing soccer.

You may be surprised to find out that North Portland actually has quite a few parks, and a good number of them have soccer fields!

Maybe you plan to stay all day and want restrooms and picnic tables. Or perhaps you desire a full-sized field with goals. If it rained the day before, turf might be what you have in mind. Whatever type of park you need, you are bound to find it. So grab a couple friends and a ball, and check out the parks near you. Who knows, maybe one will become a regular spot for you to play during the spring and summer.

Check out the map below to find the right soccer-friendly park for you and your friends:

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Basic HTML is allowed. Your email address will not be published.

Subscribe to this comment feed via RSS

%d bloggers like this: