Creek providing 3 miles of paved trails
linking to Tualatin Park and Cook Park.
Located in the heart of Washington
County, Forest Grove is well situated for
your active outlook on life. It is only 25
miles from downtown Portland and part of
the high tech Silicon Forest. Founded in
1841, as the oldest city in the Washington
County, Forest Grove offers old time charm
with a full range of modern amenities.
With twenty active subdivisions, this
dynamic growing city offers a wide range
of housing: some of the most affordable
housing in the Portland metro area, ranging
up to elaborate homes with views of Mt.
Hood. Forest Grove maintains three residential historic districts. The City is
accessed by US Highway 26 and State
Highways 47 and 8, and by high frequency
TriMet bus service.
Forest Grove is a full-service city with
growing employment in food processing, high
tech, education and healthcare. The largest
company, TTM Technologies, employs
nearly 800. The Forest Grove School District
has an enrollment of 5,800 students covering
a 200-square mile area. City Parks and Recreation offers 357 acres of open space, 14 parks,
walking and bike trails, an aquatic center and
a skateboard park.
Forest Grove is home of Pacific University,
founded in 1849 with undergraduate, grad-
uate and professional programs in liberal
arts, an MBA program and healthcare.
Pacific University offers a range of cultural
activities for the public to enjoy. Stroll
through the picturesque campus and then
visit the many fine shops and restaurants
in historic downtown. Dining opportu-
nities include Chinese, Thai, Mexican,
Italian/Mediterranean, British, and Japa-
nese, American, several coffee houses and
even an old-fashioned drive-in. Take in the
galleries, concerts and theater.
When it comes to lifestyle amenities, Forest
Grove is a gem. It is surrounded by the most
wineries in the metro area while just down the
road is Hagg Lake, offering boating, biking,
fishing, swimming and a zip line. To the
immediate west is the Tillamook State Forest,
the largest state forest in Oregon. Visit the
historic McMenamins Grand Lodge resort for
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