Mt Tabor Park
This is one of my favorite nature spots in Portland. It's a small dormant volcano in the middle of our city! You can drive (or bike there and to the top if you are an avid cyclist). Beautiful views of Mt Hood and downtown Portland. We love to ride to the top and enjoy the view!
Dormant Volcano, Number one spot for sunset... If there is one. :,-) Great city views! 20 blocks East .
Beautiful hiking, beautiful views of the city and historic reservoirs. Less than a mile from the Cottage. Has a large off leash dog park. Great for walking your dog to let him/her run.
Great outdoor area that makes you feel like you're out of the city! Good for walking, jogging, wandering, relaxing.
Mt. Tabor, a volcanic cinder cone, is a very popular destination and features expansive views of downtown Portland, picnic areas, a dog off-leash area, natural surface and paved paths, a playground, a performance stage, tennis, volleyball and basketball courts — not to mention the picturesque…