Park Playgrounds: EAST


For quick reference, I thought it’d be helpful to include pictures of the play structures as well as some (hopefully) helpful information like live links for easy directions, swings, restrooms, parking and water access.  So here is the completed list of all 16 incredible Bend Parks & Recreation playgrounds, East of the 97.  See also – Park Playgrounds: WEST [Last updated: 6/15/15]


Park Playgrounds: East Bend (of 97)

  • (16) Parks with playgrounds on the Eastside of Bend (East of the 97 Freeway) in alphabetical order.
  • Note: Park names are live links to provide addresses for easy navigation on the go!
  • Pictures can be enlarged by clicking on them to select

Al Moody Park – 2225 NE Daggett Lane

  • Approximate location: near St. Charles Hospital and Ensworth Elementary School
  • Swings: (2) Regular
  • Restrooms: Portapotty (seasonal)
  • Parking: Street – a bit of a walk to the structure from parking
  • Water Access: No
  • Notes: Also a dirt trail area to explore as well as a large grassy field and basketball

 

Big Sky Park – 21690 NE Neff Road

  • Approximate location: East Bend off Neff Road
  • Swings: (2) Regular, (2) Toddler
  • Restrooms: Yes
  • Parking: Parking Lot – may be crowded on game days
  • Water Access: No

 

Boyd Park

Boyd Park

Boyd Park – 20750 NE Comet Lane

  • Approximate location: Neighborhood park North off Empire Avenue
  • Swings: (2) Regular, (2) Toddler
  • Restrooms: Portapotties (seasonal)
  • Parking: Street
  • Water Access: No
  • Noteworthy: Also a dirt trail area perfect for little explorers

 

Foxborough Park – 61308 Sunflower Lane

  • Approximate location: Neighborhood park South of Reed Market
  • Swings: (2) Regular, (2) Toddler
  • Restrooms: Portapotty (seasonal)
  • Parking: Street
  • Water Access: No
  • Noteworthy:  Large open field, not much shade, and the train tracks are right behind pictured wall

 

Gardenside Park – 61750 Darla Place

  • Approximate location: Neighborhood Park just off 27th Street
  • Swings: (2) Regular, (2) Toddler
  • Restrooms: Portapotty (seasonal)
  • Parking: Street
  • Water Access: No
  • Noteworthy: Nice, large picnic structure

 

Jaycee Park – 478 Railroad Street

  • Approximate location: Neighborhood park North of Wilson Ave and West of the railroad tracks
  • Swings: (2) Regular
  • Restrooms: Portapotty
  • Parking: Street
  • Water Access: No

 

Juniper Park – 800 NE 6th Street 

  • Approximate location:  Near Juniper Swim & Fitness, enter off Franklin Avenue to access parking lot for playground
  • Swings: (2) Regular, (2) Toddler
  • Restrooms: No, but likely available at Juniper Swim & Fitness
  • Parking: Parking Lot
  • Water Access: No (fenced off from Juniper Swim & Fitness pool)

 

Kiwanis Park – 800 SE Centennial Blvd.

  • Approximate location: South of Wilson Ave, just West of the railroad tracks
  • Swings: (4) Regular
  • Restrooms: Portapotty
  • Parking: Street
  • Water Access: No

 

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Larkspur Park – Toddler Playground area

Larkspur Park - "Middle" Playground

Larkspur Park – “Middle” Playground

Larkspur Park – 1700 SE Reed Market Road

  • Approximate location: Just East of 15th St off Reed Market Rd
  • Swings: (6) Regular, (3) Toddler, (1) Baby
  • Restrooms: Yes
  • Parking: Parking Lot
  • Water Access: No

 

Mountain View Park – 1975 NE Providence Drive

  • Approximate location: Neighborhood park East of 27th Street and North of Neff Rd
  • Swings: (2) Regular, (2) Toddler, (1) Baby
  • Restrooms: Portapotty
  • Parking: Parking Lot
  • Water Access: No

 

Orchard Park – 2001 NE 6th Street

  • Approximate location: Neighborhood park just North of Revere Avenue
  • Swings: (4) Regular, (2) Toddler
  • Restrooms: Portapotty
  • Parking: Street
  • Water Access: No

 

Pilot Butte Neighborhood Park – 1310 NE Highway 20

  • Approximate location: At the East base of Pilot Butte State Park
  • Swings: (2) Regular, (2) Toddler
  • Restrooms: Yes
  • Parking: Parking Lot
  • Water Access: No

 

Ponderosa Park – 1410 SE Wilson Ave

  • Approximate location: Just North of Wilson Avenue, West of 15th Street (use Wilson entrance @ 1410 SE Wilson Ave for navigation to playground & skatepark)
  • Swings: (2) Regular
  • Restrooms: Yes
  • Parking: Parking Lot
  • Water Access: No

 

Providence Park – 1055 NE Providence Drive

  • Approximate location: Neighborhood park East of 27th Street and South of Neff Road
  • Swings: (2) Regular, (2) Toddler
  • Restrooms: No
  • Parking: Street
  • Water Access: No

 

Stover Park – 1650 NE Watson Drive

  • Approximate location: Neighborhood park South off Butler Market Road
  • Swings: (2) Regular, (2) Toddler
  • Restrooms: Portapotty (seasonal)
  • Parking: Street
  • Water Access: No
  • Noteworthy: Nice big mature trees provide shade, but not necessarily on playground which has a (sometimes hot) metal slide)

 

Sun Meadow Park – 61141 Dayspring Drive

  • Approximate location: Neighborhood park near RE Jewell Elementary School
  • Swings: (2) Regular
  • Restrooms: Portapotty (seasonal)
  • Parking: Street
  • Water Access: No