Athletic Fields

Winter Athletic Field Closure: All dirt baseball and grass fields are currently closed for the winter and scheduled to reopen February 28, weather pending (Elementary, Jr. High and City athletic fields)

Synthetic turf fields (East Waluga & Hazelia) are available to permit during the winter.  To rent a field Liability Insurance Coverage must be provided in the amount of $2million/occurrence & $3million/aggregate.    Call 503-675-3901 for more information on obtaining a field permit.

Field Use Permit Process

Field use reservations (for city (parks), elementary and junior high school district fields) are made through Parks & Recreation by application. Reservations may be made for scheduled youth organization seasonal use, games, sports contests, tournaments, camps & clinics and hourly rentals. Practices are first-come, first-served for everyone. Fields cannot be reserved less than 7 days in advance of the event.  If a field is not permitted to an organization or group then use is first-come, first-served. 

Apply for a field use permit (including rentals) and view field availability. You must create an account to use the program.

 vary based on residency or type of rental. 
  • All field rental applications, fees and insurance from groups other than non-local youth organizations are due at least 7 days in advance of the scheduled activity or the field permit will not be approved.
  • To reserve (permit) fields for tournaments and camps, field use fees are due at least 14 days in advance of the event.  This is based on the amount of fields requested for the event.  If the payment is not received at least 14 days in advance, the fields will be released back to the public.

Priority for field use:

  • City activities on City fields with Schools second
  • School activities on School fields with City second
  • Community youth sports organizations
  • Non-profit organizations and non-local youth organizations
  • Private groups/clubs/individuals or rentals

Lights for Ball Fields
Lighted ball field facilities are available with lighted hours, programmed by the Parks & Recreation Department.  Facilities under the City's jurisdiction include George Rogers park, East Waluga Park, Westlake Park, Hazelia Field at Luscher Farm, Lake Oswego Jr. High and Lakeridge Middle School.  Lights are not allowed past 10pm to conform with park hours.


Contact Information

Contact us for field questions, including rental rates:
For info on field reservations or questions: Jean Ostrander, Parks and Field Reservation Coordinator at 503-675-3901,