Address: 400 NW Despain
Parking: Off Street (limited)
One of Pendleton's oldest parks, originally a cemetery, this shady spot is best known for its large castle-like play structure. Rebuilt in June 2013 after an arson fire destroyed the original structure in fall 2012, the playground is bigger and better than ever.
For the whole story and photos, link to http://www.pendletonparksandrec.com/rebuildpioneerpark
Also on site are a bandstand, restrooms, electricity, a BBQ grill, drinking fountain and picnic tables. (map)