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Beaverton has the great outdoors in its backyard.
Rolling hills, lush forests, rivers and wetlands abound in the
Beaverton area. Ocean beaches and mountain skiing are little more
than an hour away from Beaverton in either direction. In the city
itself, there are 100 parks encompassing 1,000 acres - more designated
"green space" than most cities of its size. The city
features 30 miles of hiking trails, a 25 mile network of bike
paths, and there is a park located within a half mile of every
Beaverton's Farmer's Market, held from June to October, brings
nature's bounty from local farms to Beaverton's sidewalks.
Abundant hotels, restaurants, shopping malls, swimming pools,
tennis courts, softball fields and golf courses enhance the recreation
opportunities that Beaverton has to offer. Golfers have many courses
to try, including Progress Downs Municipal Golf Course in the
Beaverton area. Progress Downs (public) is an 18 hole course that
is open all year. This excellent course has a driving range that
is double decked, covered and lighted.
Residents of Beaverton enjoy easy access to a well planned transportation
network and the entire Portland metropolitan area, as well as
to the westside's largest shopping district. It is well known
for its many attractive and well planned neighborhoods, which
offer a mix of high quality, diverse homes and affordable family
housing. Two major highways and several large arterials serve
the area, with an international airport only minutes away. All
this and more contribute to Beaverton's growing popularity as
a great place to visit, live and do business.