Tryon Creek State Natural Area

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Tryon Creek State Natural Area


Location:Off I-5, on Terwilliger Boulevard in southwest Portland.
Facilities:Hiking trail, bike trail, bridle trails, nature center, gift shop, interpretive exhibit, restrooms (é), store.
Activities:Hiking, bicycling, horseback riding, wildlife viewing, interpretive programs.
Special Features:Located only minutes from downtown Portland, park's nature trails wind through a verdant ravine. Tryon Creek is one of the only streams in the metro area with a run of steelhead trout.
Address:11321 SW Terwilliger Blvd
Portland, OR 97219

Phone:503-636-9886
Web: www.oregonstateparks.org/park_144.php
Size: 662 acres.

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Canada-based Stantec is serving as owner's representative on behalf of the Bureau of Environmental Services for the work at the Columbia Boulevard Wastewater Treatment Plant and the Tryon Creek Wastewater Treatment Plant.
Carpool to Portland to walk the Tryon Creek State Park during their annual Trillium Festival.
Outside my window the moon cast its brilliant gaze upon Tryon Creek's forest.
The ravine itself is located in Tryon Creek State Park, which borders plaintiffs' lot on the north and east.
She especially enjoyed running in Tryon Creek Park and Wildwood Trail.
Over the past two decades, her work has included signature projects such as Headwaters at Tryon Creek, the Walk of Heroines at Portland State University, the University of Oregon School of Music and Dance, and the Children's Museum.
Mossbacks: Carpool to Tryon Creek State Park near Portland, for 3.1- or 6.2- mile Trillium Festival Walk, 8 a.m., Willamalane Adult Activity Center, 215 West C St., Springfield.
The applicants are Phil Beyl and Kyle Andersen of GBD Architects, and the owner is Block 216 LLC.<br /> A Type 1x environmental review is pending for construction of a new pedestrian trail bridge that will span Tryon Creek in the Foley-Balmer Natural Area, and realign the connecting trail.
I grew up in Portland during the 1960s and witnessed the salvation of Tryon Creek State Park by a group of citizen activists.