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Juniper Park

Juniper Park, Northeast 6th Street, Bend, OR, USA

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Juniper Park, a forested jewel in the heart of Bend, recently underwent improvements and renovations.

The project was completed in two phases. The first phase of construction was completed from 2018-19 with Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) parking and access upgrades in the north and south parking lots adjacent to Juniper Swim & Fitness Center to improve access and opportunities for community members of all abilities to enjoy the park.

The last phase, now complete, includes numerous upgrades and additions to modernize to the park

New park features include:

  • an expanded and relocated playground with unique play options including sound and tactile play elements, spinning and balance play structures, swinging and climbing structures as well. The playground is laid out in a pod style with a concrete pathway connecting the different areas.
  • a 10-foot-wide accessible path leading to the playground
  • an 18-foot shade structure
  • more than two dozen additional parking spaces
  • a connection between the two south parking lots
  • a new 6th street entrance into the park
  • a new restroom – accessible from the park and the outdoor pools at Juniper Swim & Fitness Center

This is a large park, also featuring a small softball field, horseshoe pits, restrooms and walking trail. Tennis courts are available on a first come first serve basis.

It surrounds Juniper Swim & Fitness Center and contains open grass areas and native conifers.

The park is very close to Bend High School and near Pilot Butte State Park.

5 am to 10 pm

Juniper Park, Northeast 6th Street, Bend, OR, USA (Directions)

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22.3 acres

Click here for Park Rules and Guidelines

This location is ideal for birthday parties, company picnics and groups utilizing the pools at Juniper Swim and Fitness Center.

  • 6 fixed rectangle picnic tables
  • Playground
  • Restrooms
  • Open lawn areas and trails
  • Horseshoe pits and baseball field may be available for additional fees

Learn more about this rental

Tournament and Sports Field Rentals

The District coordinates the use of District athletic fields for sports organizations, teams, and general public use. Learn more about reserving this field for your practice, tournament or other public event.

Learn more about sports field rentals.   

Care for Parks, Trails & Off Leash Areas

Volunteers help keep Bend’s parks, trails and off leash areas beautiful and safe places for everyone to enjoy!

Adopt-a-Park or Trail or Off Leash Area

Groups, businesses, schools, families or individuals can adopt a park, off leash area or section of Bend’s urban trail system. Volunteers help care for their adopted space by visiting regularly all year – picking up litter, pulling invasive weeds and keeping an eye out for vandalism, weather damage and potential safety hazards. Volunteers make at least a one year commitment and complete a monthly volunteer activity report.

Group Park Projects:

Your group can make a big impact by helping with a landscape maintenance project in a park.

Opportunities may be available in spring and fall, depending on the weather and vary based on the size of the group and current District needs. Projects are typically 2-3 hours and may include activities such as raking planting areas, spreading bark or playground chips, pulling invasive weeds and picking up litter. BPRD staff provides support for your group’s efforts and supplies any tools or materials needed for the project.

For more information about adopting a park or trail or scheduling a project for your group, contact:

Kim Johnson
Community Engagement Supervisor
Email Kim Johnson

Trail, park or property information:

For feedback on the parks, trails or facilities, email parkservicesinfo@bendparksandrec.org

 

Field Information

These fields are used for Baseball, Softball, Soccer and other field sports. They are available March 1 through November 1 depending on weather and conditions.

Juniper Park Field
This ball field has 35’, 43’ and 46’ pitching distances; 60’ and 70’ base distances; and an outfield fence distances of 185’.

Tournaments and Schedules

Check the calendar for upcoming tournaments and schedules.

Want to host an event here?

Portions of this park are available for sports field rentals for practices and games from April 1 through October 31. All organized sport program use of Bend Park & Recreation District athletic fields requires a reservation and permit. Organized sport program use is defined as any time a group of individuals is practicing, playing contests, conducting drills, camps or other programmed activities under the coordination, direction and supervision of an individual or organization. The reservation process provides a user or organization the exclusive use of a field. Permits are enforced by Bend Park and Recreation District staff. Learn more about sports field rentals.

Other Available Fields:
Looking for other fields? See all rentable sports fields.

For additional information or questions, contact:

This park has tennis courts which are free for public use when not reserved programs and matches.

Love tennis? See other parks with tennis courts or see current tennis offerings:

features

Rental info

This location is ideal for birthday parties, company picnics and groups utilizing the pools at Juniper Swim and Fitness Center.

  • 6 fixed rectangle picnic tables
  • Playground
  • Restrooms
  • Open lawn areas and trails
  • Horseshoe pits and baseball field may be available for additional fees

Learn more about this rental

Tournament and Sports Field Rentals

The District coordinates the use of District athletic fields for sports organizations, teams, and general public use. Learn more about reserving this field for your practice, tournament or other public event.

Learn more about sports field rentals.   

Sports Field Rentals

Field Information

These fields are used for Baseball, Softball, Soccer and other field sports. They are available March 1 through November 1 depending on weather and conditions.

Juniper Park Field
This ball field has 35’, 43’ and 46’ pitching distances; 60’ and 70’ base distances; and an outfield fence distances of 185’.

Tournaments and Schedules

Check the calendar for upcoming tournaments and schedules.

Want to host an event here?

Portions of this park are available for sports field rentals for practices and games from April 1 through October 31. All organized sport program use of Bend Park & Recreation District athletic fields requires a reservation and permit. Organized sport program use is defined as any time a group of individuals is practicing, playing contests, conducting drills, camps or other programmed activities under the coordination, direction and supervision of an individual or organization. The reservation process provides a user or organization the exclusive use of a field. Permits are enforced by Bend Park and Recreation District staff. Learn more about sports field rentals.

Other Available Fields:
Looking for other fields? See all rentable sports fields.

For additional information or questions, contact:

Tennis Courts

This park has tennis courts which are free for public use when not reserved programs and matches.

Love tennis? See other parks with tennis courts or see current tennis offerings:

Adopt a Park

Care for Parks, Trails & Off Leash Areas

Volunteers help keep Bend’s parks, trails and off leash areas beautiful and safe places for everyone to enjoy!

Adopt-a-Park or Trail or Off Leash Area

Groups, businesses, schools, families or individuals can adopt a park, off leash area or section of Bend’s urban trail system. Volunteers help care for their adopted space by visiting regularly all year – picking up litter, pulling invasive weeds and keeping an eye out for vandalism, weather damage and potential safety hazards. Volunteers make at least a one year commitment and complete a monthly volunteer activity report.

Group Park Projects:

Your group can make a big impact by helping with a landscape maintenance project in a park.

Opportunities may be available in spring and fall, depending on the weather and vary based on the size of the group and current District needs. Projects are typically 2-3 hours and may include activities such as raking planting areas, spreading bark or playground chips, pulling invasive weeds and picking up litter. BPRD staff provides support for your group’s efforts and supplies any tools or materials needed for the project.

For more information about adopting a park or trail or scheduling a project for your group, contact:

Kim Johnson
Community Engagement Supervisor
(541) 706-6127
Email Kim Johnson

Contact

Trail, park or property information:

For feedback on the parks, trails or facilities, email parkservicesinfo@bendparksandrec.org