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 2019
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, 17 and 21; Feb. 18 and 21; March 21; April 18; May 16; June 20; July 18; Aug. 15; Sept. 19; Oct. 17; Nov. 11, 21 and 29; and Dec. 19.
- 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
- Bathrooms are available.
- Open until legal sunset.
- Parking fee is $5 per car, $7 per bus (free with annual pass).
- During inclement weather, please check oregonmetro.gov/parks for information about any closures.