Powell Butte Work Party – 5/31

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Powell Butte Work Party – 5/31

May 31, 2023 @ 9:00 am 12:00 pm

Are you looking for a trail maintenance opportunity within the city? Look no further than Powell Butte! Join us next Wednesday from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. for a great opportunity to tune up part of the trails in this amazing park. Meet at the Ellis St entrance.

Join NWTA & Portland Parks as we head to Powell Butte to touch up on some trail maintenance to get everything ready for the summer.

Where to Meet

Ellis Street Trailhead: 5608 SE 145th Avenue, Portland, OR 97236

Scope of Work

Join Portland Parks & Recreation staff and community volunteers in completing important trail work projects on Powell Butte.

No experience necessary! Youth participants must be at least age 14, and all volunteers aged 14-17 must have a parent or guardian sign our youth waiver forms.

Wear sturdy close-toed shoes, long pants, and long-sleeved shirts. Bring rain gear and/or sun gear, a hat, a filled water bottle, and snacks. Bring gloves if you have a pair and prefer to use your own. Instruction, tools and gloves otherwise provided.

You will be walking up to 5 miles away from the meeting location and restrooms, so please be ready to hike. Be sure to arrive 5-10 minutes early, to be sure you don’t miss the group.

What to Bring

Work clothes: Long sleeve shirt, Long Pants (no shorts), Boots, Gloves, Eye Protection & Gloves

Jacket & Sunscreen (be prepared)

Hard hat or bike helmet (mandatory)




Tools will be provided.

Waiver – Once registered, please sign the waiver HERE.

Questions? Email [email protected]