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Outdoor Recreation

City of Lake Oswego Oregon Official Website
Parks & Recreation is located at
1500 Greentree Ave.
Lake Oswego, Or.



Parks & Recreation offers classes and trips to engage individuals in adventure experiences in the great outdoors.




On the water with ALDER CREEK


For class, camp and rental information - click here

Tryon Cove location and hours:

Located at 14110 Stampher Rd.

(please see driving directions attached below)

Weekends 5/28-6/26
7 days a week beginning 7/2-8/28


George Rogers Park Rentals:

Located at 611 S. State Street

Weekends 5/28-6/26
7 days a week beginning 7/2-8/28 or call 503-285-0464

Lake Oswego Parks and Recreation welcomes Alder Creek Kayak and Canoe to Lake Oswego.

Summer 2016 - Alder Creek will offer kayak, stand-up paddle board and canoe rentals right on the Willamette River in Lake Oswego.

Get on the water and set off on your Northwest adventure! Lake Oswego Parks and Recreation teams up with Alder Creek Kayak and Canoe in Lake Oswego offering programs such as Basic Skills Kayak, Basic Canoe Skills, kayaking tours, youth camps and the latest craze of Stand Up Paddle Board - and register early for this one: Stand Up Paddle Board Yoga. Alder Creek offers world class coaching, guiding, and instruction from highly skilled and certified coaches. Their staff maintains the most current, best practice and employs the most up to date teaching techniques.



Raft - climb - cave - kayak - snowshoe - backpack

**Local pick-up at at Palisades

Lake Oswego Parks and Rec teams up with Adventures Without Limits to offer some of the best outdoor activities found in the Northwest. Activities for people of all ages and ability levels. 2015 brings us outdoors with some of the best adventures in the Northwest. AWL doesn't sit inside in the winter months, instead they offer beautiful adventurous escapes for your enjoyment. In addition to registering for Adventures Without Limits programs through Lake Oswego Parks & Recreation, Adventures Without Limits requires a registration form and liability release for their programs. Please print, fill out, and bring the following forms to the first day of class:

(These forms can be found at the bottom of this page)

Registration Form
Liability Risk Form




Hikes & Rambles information

Come outside and play! Hikes and Rambles are coordinated by local volunteers. This program offers weekly hikes and rambles within a two-hour drive from Lake Oswego, Tuesdays and Thursdays, January-mid-November.

For detailed descriptions of the Hikes and Rambles, please visit the Volunteer Hikers website at

Hikes: For hikers of intermediate ability. Rambles: A more leisurely-paced hike, great for beginning hikers. 5-7 miles with comfortable elevation gains and good trail conditions.  Hikes and Rambles are not canceled due to rain, but leaders may change location if driving/hiking conditions are hazardous. Please check the website for updated information. Leaders may refuse to take anyone not properly equipped or who is determined to be incapable of making a specific trip. Participants accept responsibility for their personal safety. No animals permitted.



The Charlie S. Brown Water Sports Center (WSC), located on the scenic Willamette River in Roehr Park (350 Oswego Pointe Drive, Lake Oswego, OR). Lake Oswego Community Rowing offers youth and adult programs in partnership with the City of Lake Oswego Parks & Recreation.

For more information, visit




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