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799 Southwest Columbia Street, Bend, OR, United States

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Juniper Swim & Fitness Center has partially reopened and summer camps have resumed.

Modified Customer Service Hours:

Monday - Thursday: 5:30 am  - 6:30 pm
Friday: 6:00 am - 4:00 pm
Saturday: 7:30 am - 4:00 pm
Sunday: Closed

Questions? Contact:

Customer Service
Phone: (541) 389-7275
Email: Customer Service

Updates at bendparksandrec.org/covid-19.

PUBLIC HEALTH ALERT: For all BPRD parks and trails
It’s summer and you want to play. It’s okay; you can with a few reminders:
  • Distancing is a must when you visit a Bend Park & Recreation District park, trail, recreation center and even the river.
  • Stay six feet from others, indoors and out.
  • If you cannot maintain six feet distance from others, wear a face covering. (Required for ages 5 and up. People with a disability or medical condition may request accommodation.)
  • Wash hands before and after any visit to a park or trail.
  • Visit less popular parks and trails or at less popular times.
  • Go only with your household or small groups. No large groups.
  • Keep dogs on leash; It’s the law in Bend except at designated off leash areas.
  • Bring your own drinking water. Drinking fountains are not available.
  • If you are sick, stay home.
  • Learn More.


    Monday - Thursday: 5:30 am  - 6:30 pm
    Friday: 6 am - 1:30 pm
    Saturday: 7:30 am - 12 pm
    Sunday: Closed

    799 Southwest Columbia Street, Bend, OR, United States (Directions)

    Lot Parking

    Click here for Park Rules and Guidelines

    Located at the Bend Park & Recreation District Administrative office, this room is ideal for business meetings and formal gatherings.

    • Capacity – community room 80; conference room 14; capacity – lobby and plaza 50.
    • There are 70 chairs and 22 rectangle tables (6’ x 2’ ft.) which are included in the rental and stored onsite.
    • Renters are responsible for set-up and takedown of chairs and tables.
    • White board and screen are available. Renters can bring their own AV equipment to use in the space during the rental time.
    • Rental includes the community room, restroom access and exterior plaza area.
    • The building lobby and an adjacent conference room may be reserved during evenings.
    • Room rental does not include use of the park or the picnic shelter unless reserved separately.
    • Counter and sink available.

    Learn more about this rental.

    Trail, park or property information:

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

    The slope and length of the building is designed to maximize natural daylight and views, and to harness passive solar radiation. Louvers mounted on the south face exterior also screen the summer sunshine glare, while allowing light in during winter months, and much use is made of glass and relites to maximize natural light. The “eco-roof” contains hundreds of plants that create a microclimate to provide insulation from heat and cold. The bed is supported atop a stout, fiber-reinforced base structure utilizing technology developed at Oregon State University. This rooftop living garden reduces the building ‘heat-island’ effect while also providing a natural way to manage storm water through absorption before it hits the ground – thereby reducing runoff.

    After leaving the roof, water can continue through a system of vegetated swales (similar to very small creeks) and underground rock-infiltration trenches on the ground. These swales allow water to better mimic nature by capturing runoff, slowing flows and allowing water to infiltrate the soil. Basins under the 120-space parking lot also offer percolation. Storm water is taken care of on-site to ensure no water goes into the City storm water system.

    The water efficiency theme continues inside the building with low-flow fixtures throughout and waterless urinals, leaving more water in our aquifers and rivers. Radiant heating and cooling is delivered via in-floor water-filled tubing to create an energy-efficient internal temperature, while roof-mounted solar panels heat water.

    Recycled material used inside includes countertops made from ‘paperstone’  (utilizing compressed post-consumer recycled waste paper) and fascias of reeds derived from recycled plastic resin. Staff workstation surfaces feature wheat or sunflower seed husk composition. Bamboo, a rapidly renewable resource, is used throughout the building.

    An important result of building green is lower operational costs for power and water. Studies indicated that the cost of green infrastructure will be recouped witin 10 years. As this public building is intended to be occupied for at least 50 years, the community will be reaping its benefits for several decades to come.

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    Rental info

    Located at the Bend Park & Recreation District Administrative office, this room is ideal for business meetings and formal gatherings.

    • Capacity – community room 80; conference room 14; capacity – lobby and plaza 50.
    • There are 70 chairs and 22 rectangle tables (6’ x 2’ ft.) which are included in the rental and stored onsite.
    • Renters are responsible for set-up and takedown of chairs and tables.
    • White board and screen are available. Renters can bring their own AV equipment to use in the space during the rental time.
    • Rental includes the community room, restroom access and exterior plaza area.
    • The building lobby and an adjacent conference room may be reserved during evenings.
    • Room rental does not include use of the park or the picnic shelter unless reserved separately.
    • Counter and sink available.

    Learn more about this rental.

    Green Features

    The slope and length of the building is designed to maximize natural daylight and views, and to harness passive solar radiation. Louvers mounted on the south face exterior also screen the summer sunshine glare, while allowing light in during winter months, and much use is made of glass and relites to maximize natural light. The “eco-roof” contains hundreds of plants that create a microclimate to provide insulation from heat and cold. The bed is supported atop a stout, fiber-reinforced base structure utilizing technology developed at Oregon State University. This rooftop living garden reduces the building ‘heat-island’ effect while also providing a natural way to manage storm water through absorption before it hits the ground – thereby reducing runoff.

    After leaving the roof, water can continue through a system of vegetated swales (similar to very small creeks) and underground rock-infiltration trenches on the ground. These swales allow water to better mimic nature by capturing runoff, slowing flows and allowing water to infiltrate the soil. Basins under the 120-space parking lot also offer percolation. Storm water is taken care of on-site to ensure no water goes into the City storm water system.

    The water efficiency theme continues inside the building with low-flow fixtures throughout and waterless urinals, leaving more water in our aquifers and rivers. Radiant heating and cooling is delivered via in-floor water-filled tubing to create an energy-efficient internal temperature, while roof-mounted solar panels heat water.

    Recycled material used inside includes countertops made from ‘paperstone’  (utilizing compressed post-consumer recycled waste paper) and fascias of reeds derived from recycled plastic resin. Staff workstation surfaces feature wheat or sunflower seed husk composition. Bamboo, a rapidly renewable resource, is used throughout the building.

    An important result of building green is lower operational costs for power and water. Studies indicated that the cost of green infrastructure will be recouped witin 10 years. As this public building is intended to be occupied for at least 50 years, the community will be reaping its benefits for several decades to come.

    Contact

    Trail, park or property information:

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