Become A Jr. Camp Counselor!

Become a Jr. Camp Counselor!

Applications for Summer 2024 are open NOW!

Jr. Camp Counselor
Outside the Art Room - Teen Art Showcase + Auction

OUTSIDE THE ART ROOM - TEEN ART SHOWCASE + AUCTION

FRIDAY, APRIL 19; 6-8pm

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Buzzworthy Bee Name Survey

Exciting News! Our community stewardship program is buzzing with energy, and we need YOUR help to name our adorable bee character! They will be a new addition to our Stewardship Gnomes: Blossom, Greenie, and Oak, so you will see them flying around our parks this summer as part of the program.

A character of a bee with yellow flowers and green stems in the background.
Parks Storm Update

Updated as of February 29, 2024

Due to a landslide along Iron Mountain Road, the trails in Iron Mountain Park are closed until further notice. Click below for more information on additional park closures.

The safety of our community is our top priority, and our dedicated parks teams are working diligently to get you back into the parks!

 

Worker with chainsaw cutting debris from fallen tree.
Parks & Recreation Inclement Weather Policy and Procedures

IMPORTANT PARKS & RECREATION INFORMATION 

CLICK BELOW FOR THE LATEST UPDATES!

 

Photo of ominous dark sky.
Stafford Road Traffic & Pedestrian Update

For February, lane closures and flaggers will continue work on Stafford Road weekdays, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., for waterline and street light installation. This will result in traffic impacts. Please plan accordingly.

 

Aerial photo of the Stafford Road and Rosemont area.
Woodmont Natural Park

Receives Prestigious Recognition with Two American Society of Landscape Architects Awards

Parks & Recreation and its partner, Mackenzie, are excited to announce that Woodmont Natural Park has proudly received two esteemed awards from the Oregon Chapter of the American Society of Landscape Architects (ASLA). ASLA honors excellence in landscape architecture. To read the full press release, click here! Learn more about the park by clicking below!

Aerial of Woodmont Natural Park.
CAPRA Accreditation

 

Parks & Recreation is thrilled to announce that it has joined the ranks of elite park and recreation agencies! We are one of 6 in Oregon and one of 200 nationwide! What does this mean for you? Click below!

Parks and Recreation Staff pose for a photo over the 2023 holiday season.
Parks & Recreation Winter/Spring Activities Guide

Registration is open for residents NOW and for non-residents on December 11. Check out the online version by clicking below!

Questions about activities and services can be answered by calling 503-675-2549 M-F 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Register online at  www.loparks.org

Give Back to the Environment with Stewardship!

Looking for opportunities to work with our Friends Group to restore the natural park areas and help create a healthy habitat for plants, pollinators, birds, and animals? 

 

Living Well in LO: Powered by Parks & Recreation

Living Well in LO is a health and wellness initiative that is based on the six dimensions of wellness and Lake Oswego Parks & Recreation (LOPR) is committed to providing excellence in parks and

Ranger Ben with participants from Pollinator Celebration during the parade with artful bees and butterflies.

Parks & Recreation

News & Announcements

Parks & Recreation Winter/Spring Activities Guide

Registration is open for residents NOW and for non-residents on December 11. Check out the online version by clicking below!

Questions about activities and services can be answered by calling 503-675-2549 M-F 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Register online at  www.loparks.org

Read More about Parks & Recreation Winter/Spring Activities Guide
Buzzworthy Bee Name Survey

Exciting News! Our community stewardship program is buzzing with energy, and we need YOUR help to name our adorable bee character! They will be a new addition to our Stewardship Gnomes: Blossom, Greenie, and Oak, so you will see them flying around our parks this summer as part of the program.

Read More about Buzzworthy Bee Name Survey
Become A Jr. Camp Counselor!

Become a Jr. Camp Counselor!

Applications for Summer 2024 are open NOW!

Read More about Become A Jr. Camp Counselor!
Parks Storm Update

Updated as of February 29, 2024

Due to a landslide along Iron Mountain Road, the trails in Iron Mountain Park are closed until further notice. Click below for more information on additional park closures.

The safety of our community is our top priority, and our dedicated parks teams are working diligently to get you back into the parks!

 

READ MORE about Parks Storm Update
Woodmont Natural Park

Receives Prestigious Recognition with Two American Society of Landscape Architects Awards

Parks & Recreation and its partner, Mackenzie, are excited to announce that Woodmont Natural Park has proudly received two esteemed awards from the Oregon Chapter of the American Society of Landscape Architects (ASLA). ASLA honors excellence in landscape architecture. To read the full press release, click here! Learn more about the park by clicking below!

Read More about Woodmont Natural Park
Parks Plan 2040 Project

Lake Oswego Parks & Recreation is looking ahead to plan for the future of parks, natural areas, and recreation activities. Learn how you can get involved!

Read More about Parks Plan 2040 Project
Contact Information

Parks & Recreation Department

Information & Registration
503-675-2549
Email: loparks@ci.oswego.or.us

Monday-Friday
8:00a.m. - 5:00p.m.

505 G Ave.
PO Box 369
Lake Oswego, OR 97034

Parks & Recreation Management

Ivan Anderholm
Director of Parks & Recreation
503-675-2548
ianderholm@ci.oswego.or.us

Jeff Munro
Deputy Director of Parks & Recreation
503-534-5683
jmunro@ci.oswego.or.us

Jan Wirtz
Deputy Director of Recreation & Adult Services
503-675-2546
jwirtz@ci.oswego.or.us

Upcoming Events

Lunch-2-Go

Mar 4 2024 - 11:30am

Congregate Lunch @ ACC

Mar 4 2024 - 11:30am

American Mah Jongg - Monday

Mar 4 2024 - 1:00pm

American Mah Jongg - Monday PM

Mar 4 2024 - 1:00pm

Experienced Conversational Spanish Group - Monday

Mar 4 2024 - 1:00pm

Stress Busting for Family Caregivers

Mar 4 2024 - 1:00pm

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