Gateway Green Blog



Saturday, October 29 - No Ivy Day at Gateway Green

Join Friends of Gateway Green and other volunteers for a morning of ivy pulling! A site owned by Portland Parks & Recreation, Gateway Green (when built) will provide bike trails, habitat enhancement, family activities and environmental education. Help us control invasive species, as we prepare for construction of this new park during the 2016 No Ivy Day. For more information, contact Tools, gloves, snacks and water provided. Dress for the weather. You are encouraged…

Saturday October 22 Walking tour of construction at Gateway Green

Join Friends of Gateway Green’s Project Manager on Saturday, October 22 for a tour of Gateway Green to learn about the construction that is just getting started. Find out about future projects you can be a part of.

Meet at the Gateway Transit Center, near the concession stand, at 3:30 pm. We’ll walk together along the I-205 multi-use path to Gateway Green, returning to the Transit Center around 5:00 pm.

We hope to see you there!

Saturday, October 8, Noon to 6 pm, "Bikes and Beer in Gateway"

The Outer Rim Bike Shop and Gateway Brewing have teamed up to hold a “Bikes and Beer in Gateway” event the second Saturday of each month, with a portion of the proceeds from beer sales going to a community organization. The October event will be Saturday, October 8, Noon to 6:00 pm at the Outer Rim Bike Shop, with proceeds going to support the Gateway Green capital campaign. There will snacks and non-alcoholic drinks available, too—so bring the family. Enjoy a brew and good  company while…

Sunday, May 27 7:30 - 9:00 AM Morning Birdwalk at Gateway Green

Join Jim Labbe (Friends of Gateway Green Board member) for a morning bird walk at Gateway Green to explore what species inhabit Gateway Green’s open meadows and forests. We’ll also talk about the status of the Gateway Green project including plans to enhance bird habitat on site. Wear sturdy shoes and bring binoculars if you have them.

If you plan to attend email Jim at to get directions to the meeting location.


Sunday, April 17 - 9:00 am to 12:00 pm - Spring Clean-Up

Please help us clean the park on a spring morning in good company! We’ll be picking up litter and removing invasive species. Please bring gloves and a bottle of water. 

From the Gateway Transit Center, cross all three MAX tracks, then walk north on the I-205 path—toward Rocky Butte. Look for event signs, and a blue canopy with Gateway Green banner and signs near the path.

More information available at SolveOregon.