How to get here.


Directions to the Portland office of Open Adoption & Family Services.

I-5 and I-84

From North of Portland, Coming South on I-5:

  • Coming south on I-5, follow signs to Salem.  Stay in right lane, as you cross the Marquam Bridge. Follow signs to John’s Landing. Take Exit 299A, Lake Oswego. Immediately after taking the exit, move over one lane to the right, following the next sign to Lake Oswego/Macadam. DO NOT veer to the left after going under the overpass, as this will put you on Macadam Northbound. You will want to continue proceeding southbound as you go under the overpass, which will put you on Macadam Avenue, heading south. Follow Macadam to Boundary and turn left (traffic light).  From Boundary, take your first left onto Landing Dr.  Take your first left into our parking lot. You can park anywhere in the parking lot, but there are usually some open spaces closest to the building, which are reserved for visitors.

From East of Portland, coming west on I-84:

  • From I-84, follow signs to I-5 South and then follow directions for I-5 South above.

From South of Portland, Coming North on I-5:

  • Coming north on I-5, take Exit 298, Corbett Ave./John’s Landing.  At the exit turn right onto Corbett Ave.  Follow Corbett to the first three-way stop signal at Boundary and turn left. Go one block and proceed straight through the intersection at Macadam (you must be in the right lane to do this). The John’s Landing Mall will be on your right, and our building is across the intersection at Boundary and Macadam.  Once you cross Macadam, take your first left onto Landing Dr. Take your first left into our parking lot. You can park anywhere in the parking lot, but there are usually some open spaces closest to the building, which are reserved for visitors.

From Eastside & Downtown Portland

From East side of Portland:

  • Go west over the Ross Island Bridge. Stay in the right lane of the bridge, and soon after getting off the bridge take the exit for I-5 South/Lake Oswego, which cloverleafs underneath the bridge. When the curve straightens out, move over one lane to the left, which puts you in the center lane. DO NOT get on I-5 South. Follow signs to Macadam Ave/Hwy 43. You will go under an overpass, and continue proceeding southbound, which will put you on Macadam Ave. heading south. DO NOT veer to the left after going under the overpass, as this will put you on Macadam Northbound. Follow Macadam to Boundary and turn left (traffic light).  From Boundary, take your first left onto Landing Dr.  Take your first left into our parking lot. You can park anywhere in the parking lot, but there are usually some open spaces closest to the building, which are reserved for visitors.

From Downtown Portland:

  • Go south on Front (the river is on the left).  From either lane of Front St. follow signs to Barber Blvd (Front actually becomes Barber.)  After highway sign for Barber, move into the left lane.  Once you go through the tunnel move one more lane to the left. Immediately after coming out of tunnel you will be turning Left at the Hamilton, which is a major intersection. Go one block and turn right onto Corbett (4-way stop). Follow Corbett to the first 3-way stop signal at Boundary and turn left.  Go one block and proceed straight through the intersection at Macadam (you must be in the right lane to do this). The John’s Landing Mall will be on your right, and our building is across the intersection at Boundary and Macadam. Once you cross Macadam, take your first left onto Landing Dr. Take your first left into our parking lot. You can park anywhere in the parking lot, but there are usually some open spaces closest to the building, which are reserved for visitors.

From West of Portland and the West side of Portland

From West of Portland, coming east on 26:

  • Coming east on 26, take exit for 405 South (which is the right lane when your coming through the main tunnel).  Stay in the right lane and take the first exit, for 6th Avenue. After the exit, stay in the middle lanes. After the first intersection get in one of the two right lanes. You’ll go through a series of curves, and the two right lanes curve to the right and become Barber Blvd (you’ll see the Metro YMCA on your right – a big green building with a track). You will go through a tunnel, and should be moving to the left lane as you approach the tunnel. Immediately after coming out of tunnel you will be turning Left at the Hamilton, which is a major intersection. Go one block and turn right onto Corbett (4-way stop). Follow Corbett to the first 3-way stop signal at Boundary and turn left.  Go one block and proceed straight through the intersection at Macadam (you must be in the right lane to do this). The John’s Landing Mall will be on your right, and our building is across the intersection at Boundary and Macadam. Once you cross Macadam, take your first left onto Landing Dr. Take your first left into our parking lot. You can park anywhere in the parking lot, but there are usually some open spaces closest to the building, which are reserved for visitors.

From Beaverton Hillsdale Hwy:

  • Exit left onto Barbur Blvd. Turn right onto Hamilton (a major intersection). Go one block and turn right onto Corbett (4-way stop). Follow Corbett to the first 3-way stop signal at Boundary and turn left. Go one block and proceed straight through the intersection at Macadam (you must be in the right lane to do this). The John’s Landing Mall will be on your right, and our building is across the intersection at Boundary and Macadam. Once you cross Macadam, take your first left onto Landing Dr. Take your first left into our parking lot. You can park anywhere in the parking lot, but there are usually some open spaces closest to the building, which are reserved for visitors.

Leaving the OA&FS office:

  • Exit the parking lot and turn right on Macadam.  At the end of Macadam, there are signs and exits for every direction and freeway.
  • Get into left lane for I-5 North or 84-East.
  • Get into the center lane for I-5 South and Ross Island Bridge/26 East.
  • Get into Right lane for City Center.  Follow signs for Front St. to go to downtown or go to the Hawthorne or Morrison Bridges.
  • Get into right lane and follow sign for City Center/26 West.  As soon as you can, move over two lanes (don’t follow the sign for Front St.).  Follow curves around for what seems like too long.  Once you are through the curves, take the freeway entrance: 6th St./405 North/26-West.  This puts you onto 405-North.  Follow signs to 26-West.