Parks & Facilities

Riverside Park, Picnic Pavilion, & Off Leash Dog Park - 3501 Spruce

Amenities: Picnic pavilion with commercial kitchen - Off leash fenced area - Restrooms - Playground - Greenway trail and walking paths - Fishing - Horseshoes - Fireplace.

Riverside park is the perfect backdrop for your wedding, special event, or to bring the family out for a day at the park.  The extra large pavilion includes a commercial kitchen complete with serving window and picnic tables to accommodate any event.  The kids and family will enjoy the large play structure, wide open areas, and Greenway river trail.  Call 541-962-1352 x201 to reserve.

Pioneer Park & Rotary Pavilion - 501 Palmer Ave.

Amenities: Picnic Pavilion - Playground -  5 ballfields including Optimist Field - Soccer field - Skate park - Walking paths - Basketball courts coming soon

Pioneer Park is La Grande’s premier active recreation area with several athletic fields, pavilion and skate park.  It’s also home to Veteran’s Memorial Pool.  The picnic pavilion and athletic fields are available to rent.  Call 541-962-1352 x201 to reserve

Benton Park - 902 Division

Amenities: Playground - Open grassy area

Candy Cane Park - 901 12th St.

Amenities:  Playground - Open grass field, basketball court

Gangloff Park - 11 Highway 30

Amenities: Amenities: Walking paths - Interpretive signs - Historical cabin


Birnie Park - 1302 ‘C’ Ave.

Amenities: Picnic shelter - Restrooms - Playground - Walking paths - Picnic tables w/BBQ

Special Thank You: to Moda Health and the Portland Trailblazers for their gift of new playground equipment at Birnie Park.

Island Ave. Greenway - Island Avenue

About: Island Avenue was developed in 1985 when the La Grande Centennial Committee planted trees along the railroad tracks and Island Ave.  The Parks & Recreation Department now maintains it.

Max Square - 1001 Adams Ave

Amenities: Stage - Benches

About: Max Square is the perfect venue for outdoor concerts or performances.  It is used throughout the summer for La Grande’s Farmers Market.  Rent the square!  Call 541-962-1352 x201 to reserve.

Morgan Lake

Amenities: Amenities: Camping - Walking trails - Fishing docks - Day use areas.

Reynolds Park - 1115 Washington Ave.

Amenities: Picnic area




Sunnyhill Park - 407 Aquarius

Amenities: Playground - Picnic area - Open grassy area - Walking paths

SK8 Park - In Pioneer Park

Amenities: Picnic area - Shade shelter

About: Included in the 15,000 square feet park are two spines, a half pipe, pyramid, banks, a vert extension, hips and plenty of transitions to bust.