When people think about the City of Tigard they typically think of the Festival of Balloons at Cook Park. To see the Night Glow late at night or the massive amount of balloons soaring high above the city in the early morning is definitely a sight to see. Cook Park provides a 79 acre multi-use facility which is enjoyed by the residents of Tigard. The park offers horseshoe pits, playgrounds, several walking trails and bike paths, covered picnic shelters, plenty of soccer facilities, and of course, you can launch your kayaks or canoes from the boat ramp along the Tualatin River.
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Tigard, Oregon is also known for Bull Mountain and the majestic views the residences have of Mt. Hood or Mt. Saint Helens. Home for sale in Tigard, OR and located on Bull Mountain offer the option of luxury living. Stunning, high quality homes fill the entire mountain.
At the base of Bull Mountain is King City which is a 55 and over community which along with Charbonneau in Wilsonville are the only communities like their type in SW Portland. On the other side of the mountain is the desirable Summerlake Community which is also filled with wonderful housing around walking paths and nature preserve areas.
For the plant enthusiasts, the City of Tigard shares with Sherwood, Al’s Garden Center which is the most popular nursery in the greater Portland area. Washington Square Mall and Bridgeport Village are massive shopping malls that frame the city. For entertainment, Tigard also abuts the Progress Ridge Townsquare which offers Cinetopia, Big Al’s and plenty of fun restaurants. Are you a motorcycle fan? Then you definitely need to visit the Paradise Harley Davidson shop off Hwy 217.
Zip codes 97223 and 97224 offer great freeway access, placing you near the Kruse Way business center in Lake Oswego. Even the World Nike Campus in Beaverton is not too far away.