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Parks & Recreation Office: 360-417-4550
Cindy Kochanek
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Come and Enjoy - Rest, Exercise and Play!

Friendship Bridge located at the Valley Creek Estuary Park on Front Street
Over 36 different facilities are available to the public for general or specific use. From recreation to view points to the Ocean View Cemetery, dedicated staff work hard to provide quality facilities for you to use and enjoy. City Parks account for 28 of these facilities.

It is our goal to provide and maintain safe recreational facilities and programs for our community and visitors. These parks are for your benefit and enjoyment and include picnic areas, playgound, baseball fields, soccer fields, tennis courts, beach access, hiking trails and walking paths.

We welcome you to your parks and look forward to seeing you often! Enjoy the many recreational and relaxing opportunities that City parks offer!

Below is a listing of all of the City of Port Angeles facilities and parks. Click on the item you are most interested in or select from a category to your left or download a directory below:

Click City Parks & Facilities Guide

Name of Facility
Charles R. Willson Park 511 West 7th Street Neighborhood Park
City Hall 321 E. 5th Street Meeting Places
City Pier End of North Lincoln Street View Point
Civic Field 4th & Race Street Athletic Field
Conrad Dyar Memorial Fountain 1st & Laurel Streets Memorial
Crown Park 2000 Block of W. 4th View Point
Ediz Hook Boat Launch Ediz Hook Boat Launch
Elks Playfield 14th & Cedar Streets Neighborhood Park
Erickson Playfield 300 Block of Race Street Playground / Tennis
Francis Street Park End of Francis Street Park / Trail Access
Friendship Bridge West Front Street View Point
Georgiana Park Chambers & Georgiana Neighborhood Park
Harbor View Park Ediz Hook View Point
Haynes Viewpoint Front & Peabody View Point
Hazel Porter Kiel Park 100 Block of W. 13th Neighborhood Park
James Park West 2nd & Laurel Streets View Point / Picnics
Jessie Webster Park 3rd & Eunice Streets Neighborhood Park
Lincoln Park 1900 W. Lauridsen Blvd. Park & Ballfield
Lions Park 600 Block of Whidby Neighborhood Park
Ocean View Cemetery 3127 W. 18th Street Cemetery
Blvd & Chase Traffic Island 200 Block Lauridsen Historical
Rains Park 900 Block E. 8th Street Neighborhood Park
Sail & Paddle Park Ediz Hook View Point
Senior Services
Community Center
328 E. 7th Street Community Center
Shane Park 613 South "G" Street Neighborhood Park
308 East 4th Street Community Center
Veterans Memorial Park 217 S. Lincoln Memorial
Valley Creek Estuary Park West Front Street View Point
1602 South "L" Street Neighborhood Park
Waterfront Trail N. End of Lincoln Street Trail
Wolverton Park W. 11th off of "A" Street Neighborhood Park

Ediz Hook Boat Launch areaDaily fees to launch a boat at the Ediz Hook Boat Launch are $10.00 and yearly passes are available for $43.00, plus sales tax. Daily fees can be deposited in the drop box at the boat launch area.
Yearly passes are effective for one year from the date of purchase and may be purchased at the City of Port Angeles Recreation office in the Vern Burton Memorial Community Center.

Button Ediz Hook Boat Launch - Annual Application

Note: Both vehicle and boat trailer license plate numbers are required when applying for the yearly license.
A paper receipt will be issued for immediate use and the laminated permit will be mailed to you within approximately 10 days. Please place the receipt or permit on the dashboard of your vehicle.

For more information, please contact Cindy Kochanek at 360-417-4550 or ckochanek. Happy boating!

CITY PARKS MAPThis map will show you the location of each City Park, plus the major streets within the City.

Use the "zoom" feature of your Adobe Acrobat Reader to see the details up close.

Download button Map of City Parks
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Athletic Facilities
Besides numerous Parks and View Points to use and enjoy, the City also offers these quality athletic facilities for organized sports such as baseball, softball, soccer and tennis. Select the link below for complete information about that facility.

Civic Field
Elks Playfield
Erickson Playfield
Lincoln Park
Shane Park
Volunteer Field

Community Centers
The City manages two large community centers for both public and private use by reservation. Select the link below for complete information.

Vern Burton Memorial Community Center
Senior Services Community Center

Meeting Places
Need a place to hold a special meeting or event that requires a smaller setting? Consider one of these meeting places. Follow the links for complete information.

Facilities for Rent
The City has a number of facilities available to individuals or groups to accommodate meetings, parties, conventions or other public gatherings. Facilities are available on first come first served basis, however, there are some limits on how far in advance you can make reservations.

Fees are based on the room or facility and the category of user. For more information or to reserve one of these facilities email recreation@cityofpa.us or phone (360) 417-4550.

Vern Burton Memorial Community Center
8,100 square foot hall, preparation kitchen, and 1134 square foot meeting room dividable (movable walls) into three smaller rooms.
Complete information and fee schedule....

Senior Services Community Center
2121 square foot multi-purpose room, dining room (will seat 186), kitchen, four (669,507,507,498 square foot) meeting rooms, and billiards room.
Complete information and a fee schedule.......

Lincoln Park
Located in the 1900 block of West Lauridsen Boulevard, just 2 miles from City Center. Conveniently located near the William Fairchild Airport, Clallam County Fairgrounds, BMX Track, and Little League Fields. Historical log cabins, playground, and fishing pond for children under the age of 15 are available for your enjoyment.
Complete facility information.........

Lincoln Park Clubhouse, & Loomis Building
These rustic structures are suitable for small meetings and other events and will accommodate 30 to 100.
Complete facility information.........

City Pier
Located in the heart of downtown Port Angeles. Close to shopping, Victoria Ferry, Waterfront Trail, and home of the Arthur D. Feiro Marine Life Center.
Complete Information and fees......

Civic Field
Civic Field is a multi-purpose sports field and stadium suitable for football, baseball or soccer. There is covered seating for 2500 and field lighting for evening events.
Complete information and fees......

Street Spanning Advertising Banner
Non-profit agencies and groups wishing to advertise upcoming events can arrange to rent or provide their own banner for display on either First or Front Streets. Cost is $127.00 per week for use of a City owned banner and $100.00 per week if you own a private banner. Sales tax will be added.

Street Banner Application Form

Please e-mail or call (360) 417-4550 for banner specifications or additional information.



Cindy Kochanek


Monday - Friday
8:00 am
to 5:00 pm