Recent Updates

Recent Updates

ATTENTION: Wildwood Trail is closed between Knights Blvd and the connector trail to White Pine Trail due to a HAZARD TREE. For your safety, take a detour on Maple Trail around the dangerous area.


Trail Closures:

The 4T Trail from the south side of Highway 26 to Patton Road is closed due to downed trees. PGE is in the area assessing and addressing the situation. For your safety and the efficiency of the crews responding to this issue, please respect the trail closure and stay out of this area.

Hours and General Information

Hoyt Arboretum is a free, public park and is open from 5am to 10pm daily.

The Visitor Center is open 10am to 4pm daily with exceptions. 503.865.8733

As of October 1, 2023 the Explore Washington Park Free Shuttle has reduced fall and winter hours and runs from 10:00am – 4:00pm.

Winter Weather

The Visitor Center and park roads are subject to close due to winter weather like snow and ice. Check back here for updates.

Park Roads

The Washington Park South Entry Project just off of Hwy 26 adjacent to the Oregon Zoo will began 2023 and is anticipated to continue until Spring of 2024. During this time visitors to Washington Park should expect changing traffic patterns, short delays, and an excellent experience in Washington Park as always. Please pardon our dust as we put your pay to park fees to work. Guests will still be able to enjoy the Oregon Zoo, World Forestry Center, Hoyt Arboretum, Portland Japanese Garden, International Rose Test Garden, and all the other destinations within.

Please visit the project website for the most recent updates. If you have any questions feel free to reach out to

General Information

Hoyt Arboretum is complying with Portland Parks & Recreation and the City of Portland’s guidelines regarding COVID-19.

Current information for Hoyt Arboretum can be found at Plan Your Visit.


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