British Columbia Wildlife Park Playground

BC Wildlife Park Playground Location: Campbell Creek Address: 9077 Dallas Drive, Kamloops Parking: main parking lot at the BC Wildlife Park Note: You must pay the BC Wildlife Park admission fee to enter this park. This is playground is adjacent to a water splash park. Age Range: 2-12 Ground cover: Pea Gravel Features: sand box with sand toys,…

Juniper West Park

Juniper West Park Location: Juniper Ridge Address: 1940 Qu’Appelle Blvd, Kamloops Parking: Parking on Qu’Appelle Blvd Note: adjacent short walk on paved path to lookout Age range: Ages 0-12 Ground cover: Pea Gravel Features: 2 baby swings, 2 regular swings, 1 basket/netted swing, tilted merry-go-round, play house, 3 balance beams (different difficulties),  2 seater dune buggy, high and…

Kamloops School of the Arts

Kamloops School of the Arts Location: South Shore/Downtown Address: 1390 9th Ave, Kamloops Parking: Parking on 9th Ave or Fraser Street Note: You may be asked to leave if you are there during school hours. Age Range: 2-12 Ground cover: Wood Chips Features: 6 swings, 2 single merry-go-round, rope web, monkey bars, straight line monkey bars, diagonal ladder,…

Westmount Park

Westmount Park Location: Westsyde Address:  540 Collingwood Drive, Kamloops Parking: Parking on Collingwood Drive. There is access to the Rivers Trail here as well. Age range: Ages 2-6 Ground cover: Pea Gravel and grass Features: 1 regular swing, 1 baby swing, single rocker, stairs to bumpy/wavy slide Shade: 4 shade trees Seating: 1 picnic table

2018 Summer Playground Map

Happy Summer Everyone! Did you know there are 9 weeks of summer holidays between the July Long Weekend and the September Long Weekend? 9 weeks equal 9 different playgrounds to explore! It’s a great way to get outside and discover new playgrounds in Kamloops. Each playground on this map has been selected with care! Different areas…

Tournament Capital Ranch Playground

Tournament Capital Ranch Playground Location: Rayleigh Address: 5455 Correctional Rd, Kamloops Parking: Large parking lot at the Ranch Note: This is a unique natural looking playground. Age range: Ages 2-12 Ground cover: Wood chips & grass Features: 4 swings (2 regular, 2 baby swings), balancing rocks, logs, baseball, bat and 2 rope bridges between rock formations Shade:…

Summit Place Townhomes Playground

Summit Place Townhomes Playground Location: Sahali Address:  1810 Summit Drive, Kamloops Notes: This playground is owned by Summit Place Townhomes and it is for use at your own risk. It is old and pieces are missing. Parking: Visitor Parking in Summit Place and along Whistler Drive Age range: Ages 5-12 Ground cover: Sand and grass Features: Bars, ladders…

Connaught Park

Connaught Park Location: South Shore / Downtown Address: 225 Connaught Road, Kamloops Parking: Limited parking on Connaught Road Note: This is a very small playground. Age range: Ages 2-12 Ground cover: Pea gravel & grass Features: 2 swings (1 regular, 1 baby swing) Shade: Many large shade trees surrounding playground Seating: none

Campbell Creek Park

Campbell Creek Park Location: Campbell Creek Address:  8701 Dallas Drive, Kamloops Parking: Parking on Dallas Drive and Badger Drive (walkway access) Age range: Ages 2-12 Ground cover: Pea Gravel and grass Features: xylophone, pattern game, periscope, 3 slides (2 short, 1 long), stairs, curved wall climb, curved ladder, stepping stones, single merry-go-round, cow rocker, pig rocker, regular…

Stuart Wood Elementary School

Stuart Wood Elementary School Location: South Shore/Downtown Address: 245 St Paul Street, Kamloops Parking: Parking on St. Paul Street. Paid meter parking from Monday-Saturday 9-6pm. Note: This school was closed in 2016 but it is now open to the public as a homeless shelter. Age Range: 2-12 Ground cover: Pea Gravel Features: corner store, hand maze game, steering…

Glen Nevis Tot Lot

Glen Nevis Tot Lot Location: Upper Sahali Address:  818 Gleneagles Drive, Kamloops Parking: Parking on Gleneagles Drive Age range: Ages 2-6 Ground cover: Pea Gravel and grass Features: tall monkey bars, steering wheel, fireman pole, ladder pole, stairs, small slide, car rocker, 1 swing and 1 baby swing Shade: 3 shade trees Seating: no seating

McIntosh Tot Lot

McIntosh Tot Lot Location: South Shore/Downtown Address:  502 Battle Street West, Kamloops Parking: Parking on Battle Street West, additional walking access through back alley Age range: Ages 2-6 Ground cover: Pea Gravel and grass Features: tall monkey bars, steering wheel, fireman pole, ladder pole, stairs, small slide, single rocker, bucket spinner, standing spinner, 1 swing and 1 baby swing Shade:…

Powers Memorial Park

Powers Memorial Park also known as Allan Powers Tot Lot Location: South Shore/Downtown Address:  330 Centre Ave, Kamloops Parking: Limited parking on Centre Ave and Battle Street West Note: This playground has a metal slide which will get very hot in the summer. Age range: Ages 2-6 Ground cover: Pea Gravel and grass Features: stairs, metal slide, curved circular…

Kamloops Water Parks

Visit the water parks in Kamloops! All water splash parks are on from 10am-8pm from June 1 to September. There are nearby bathrooms that can be used as change rooms.  Riverside Park Water Park Located in the heart of downtown Kamloops this water park is the biggest and most diverse. It includes a river and 3 “branches”…

BC Wildlife Park Water Park

BC Wildlife Park Water Park Location: Campbell Creek Address: 9077 Dallas Drive, Kamloops Parking: main parking lot at the BC Wildlife Park Note: You must pay the BC Wildlife Park admission fee to enter this park. This is a water splash park with a nearby playground. The water is on weather permitting in the summer time. There are…

Thompson Park

Thompson Park Location: Dallas Address:  6500 Beaver Crescent, Kamloops Parking: Parking on Beaver Crescent and Chukar Drive Note: This is a wonderful neighbourhood park with a large grassy area and outdoor rink as well. Age range: Ages 2-12 Ground cover: Sand and grass Features: car, 2 baby swings, 2 regular swings, 4 slides (1 of them is metal), bridges…

O.L.P.H. (Our Lady of Perpetual Help) Elementary – Playground #2

O.L.P.H. (Our Lady of Perpetual Help) Elementary – Playground #2 Location: North Shore Address: 635 Tranquille Road, Kamloops Parking: Parking lot off of Poplar Street Note: This is a private school (not part of the local school district). Do not attend this playground during school hours. Out of the 2 playgrounds at OLPH this is the playground…

O.L.P.H. (Our Lady of Perpetual Help) Elementary – Playground #1

O.L.P.H. (Our Lady of Perpetual Help) Elementary – Playground #1 Location: North Shore Address: 635 Tranquille Road, Kamloops Parking: Parking lot off of Poplar Street Note: This is a private school (not part of the local school district). Do not attend during school hours. Age Range: 2-12 Ground cover: Pea Gravel, grass and sand Features:  climbing dome, rocket ship,…

Rayleigh Elementary – Playground #2

Rayleigh Elementary – Playground #2 Location: Rayleigh Address: 306 Puett Ranch Rd, Kamloops Parking: Street Parking on Puett Ranch and Cammeray Drive Note: This is a school playground and you may be asked to leave if you are there during school hours. Out of the 2 playgrounds at this elementary school this is one for older children. Age Range:…

Rayleigh Elementary – Playground #1

Rayleigh Elementary – Playground #1 Location: Rayleigh Address: 306 Puett Ranch Rd, Kamloops Parking: Street Parking on Puett Ranch and Cammeray Drive Note: This is a school playground and you may be asked to leave if you are there during school hours. Age Range: 2-12 Ground cover: Pea Gravel Features:  2 small slides, 3 medium slides, 1 curved slide and…

Lil’ Monkeys Treehouse Play and Discovery Centre

Lil’ Monkeys Treehouse Play and Discovery Centre Location: Aberdeen Address: #701 – 1801 Princeton-Kamloops Hwy, Kamloops Parking: parking lot Note: This is an indoor playground and it is for paying customers only. Socks are required for both adults and children. Free Wifi. Further information can be found on their website: www.lilmonkeystreehouse.com Hours: Monday to Friday: 9:30-4:30pm Saturday and Sunday:…

Cammeray Tot Lot

Cammeray Tot Lot Location: Rayleigh Address:  4705 Cammeray Drive, Kamloops Parking: Parking on Cammeray Drive and Chetwynd Drive Note: This is a small playground in the back corner of a very large, grassy corner lot. Age range: Ages 2-6 Ground cover: Pea Gravel and grass Features: tall monkey bars, steering wheel, fireman pole, ladder pole, stairs, small slide, single…

Albert McGowan Water Park

Albert McGowan Water Park Location: Sahali Address: 2025 Summit Drive, Kamloops Parking: Adjacent parking lot by Hal Rogers Centre Note: This is a water splash park with a nearby playground. The water is on from 10am-8pm from June 1 to September. There are nearby bathrooms and change rooms. Age Range: 2-12 Ground cover: Painted cement Features: 4 water cannons, rainbow arch,…

Sifton Tot Lot

Sifton Tot Lot Location: Aberdeen Address:  2046 Sifton Avenue, Kamloops Parking: Parking on Sifton Avenue or Fleming Drive Note: This is a small little playground in a nice neighbourhood. This playground is hidden between the backyards of many houses. Follow the playground signage to walk between the houses. Age range: Ages 2-6 Ground cover: Pea Gravel and Grass Features: 2 swings,…

McGowan Park Elementary

McGowan Park Elementary Location: Sahali Address: 2080 Tremerton Drive , Kamloops Parking: Street Parking on Tremerton Drive Note: This is a school playground and you may be asked to leave if you are there during school hours. Age Range: 2-12 Ground cover: Pea Gravel Features:  small pull-up bar, tube slide, bumpy slide, curved slide, bridges x2, stairs, 2 bucket/accessible swings, curved ladders…

Juniper Ridge Park

Juniper Ridge Park Location: Juniper Ridge Address: 2150 Qu’Appelle Blvd, Kamloops Parking: Large parking lot at the park off of Qu’Appelle Blvd Note:  Nearby public washrooms, tennis courts, winter-time ice-rink and soccer fields Age range: Ages 2-12 Ground cover: Sand and Grass Features: 2 swings, 2 baby swings, teeter-totter, single rocker, monkey bars, 4 slides, rope assisted…

Juniper Ridge Elementary

Juniper Ridge Elementary Location: Juniper Ridge Address: 2540 Qu’Appelle Blvd, Kamloops Parking: Street Parking on Nechako Drive Note: This is a school playground and you may be asked to leave if you are there during school hours. Age Range: 2-12 Ground cover: Wood Chips Features:  6 swings, boat swing, rope web structure with rope bridge, climbing wall, leaf ladder,…

Dominion Tot Lot

Dominion Tot Lot Location: South Shore Address:  1351 Dominion Crescent, Kamloops Parking: Parking on Dominion Crescent and Park Crescent Note: This is a very nice little playground on a large corner lot in a nice neighbourhood Age range: Ages 2-6 Ground cover: Pea Gravel, Grass and Sand Features: tall monkey bars, steering wheel, fireman pole, ladder pole, stairs, small slide,…

McDonalds PlayPlace – Aberdeen

McDonalds PlayPlace – Aberdeen Location: Aberdeen Address: 1465 W TransCanada Highway, Kamloops Parking: parking lot Note: This is an indoor restaurant playground and it is for paying customers only. Socks are required. Free Wifi. Age Range: Under 12 Ground cover: indoor flooring (tiled) Features: stairs with small slide, laddered tunnels, tunnels with windows, spiral slide, ball spinner, large animal puzzle, factory…

KOOL School (formerly Pineridge Elementary)

KOOL School (formerly Pineridge Elementary) Location: Sahali Address: 1770 Springview Place, Kamloops Parking: School parking lot off Springview Place Note: This is a school playground and you may be asked to leave if you are there during school hours. Age Range: 5-12 Ground cover: Pea Gravel Features:  chain bridge, chain balance beam, wiggly curved balance beam, diagonal ladders (x2),…