Across from Portland International Airport, Broughton Beach provides a clean, safe, sandy place to play along the Columbia River. You can enjoy walking, beachcombing, sunbathing, picnicking, swimming and more. On a clear day, you have a great view of Mount Hood.
See and do
Free Metro Parking Days 2021
Enjoy free parking at Oxbow and Blue Lake regional parks, Broughton Beach, M. James Gleason Memorial Boat Ramp and Chinook Landing Marine Park on Jan. 1, 18, 21; Feb. 15 and 18; March 18; April 15; May 20; June 19; July 15; Aug. 19; Sept. 16; Oct. 21; Nov. 11, 18 and 26; and Dec. 16.
- Go for a swim.
- Have a picnic
- Take a walk.
- Share your time and make a difference at Metro parks by volunteering.
Know when you go
- Open 4:30 a.m. to 8 p.m.
- Bathrooms are available.
- Pets allowed on-leash.
- Smoking and vaping are not allowed.
- Parking fee is $5 per car, $7 per bus (free with annual pass). Credit or debit only.
- During inclement weather, please check oregonmetro.gov/parks for information about any closures.