Spartan Tot Lot

Spartan Tot Lot Location: Brock Address: 1610 Spartan Place, Kamloops Parking: Very little/crowded parking on Spartan Place. Do not park in the park alley way as there would be no room to turn your vehicle around. Note: At the time we visited the playground the ground was covered in maple bugs Age Range: 2-6 Ground cover: Pea Gravel and grass Features:…

Robert L. Clemitson Elementary – Playground #3

Robert L. Clemitson Elementary (aka RLC) – Playground #3 Location: Barnhartvale Address: 5990 Todd Road, Kamloops Parking: Parking lot off Highridge Drive Note: This is a school playground and you may be asked to leave if you are there during school hours. There are 3 playgrounds at this school; I consider this an adult playground meant most for…

Robert L. Clemitson Elementary – Playground #2

Robert L. Clemitson Elementary (aka RLC) – Playground #2 Location: Barnhartvale Address: 5990 Todd Road, Kamloops Parking: Parking lots off Todd Road and Highridge Drive Note: This is a school playground and you may be asked to leave if you are there during school hours. There are 3 playgrounds at this school; this is best suited to older children who are…

Robert L. Clemitson Elementary – Playground #1

Robert L. Clemitson Elementary (aka RLC) – Playground #1 Location: Barnhartvale Address: 5990 Todd Road, Kamloops Parking: Parking lots off Todd Road and Highridge Drive Note: This is a school playground and you may be asked to leave if you are there during school hours. There are 3 playgrounds at this school; however this is the main playground and the…

Todd Hill Park

Todd Hill Park Location: Barnhartvale Address: 1550 Todd Road, Kamloops Parking: Parking lot behind the tennis courts off Todd Road Note: On a busy road but in a quiet community this park is in a central location. Public bathrooms are available during the day. Age Range: 2-12 Ground cover: Pea Gravel and grass Features: baby swing, regular swing, wavy…

North Kinsman Tot Lot

North Kinsman Tot Lot Location: North Shore Address: 605 Comox Ave, Kamloops Parking: Parking on Comox Street or Jasper Avenue Note: At the time we visited the playground was covered in graffiti Age Range: 2-6 Ground cover: Pea Gravel and grass Features: baby swing, regular swing (on the far side of the park), single rocker, fireman pole, stairs, slide, pole…

Moose Park

Moose Park Location: North Shore Address: 385 Shubert Drive, Kamloops Parking: parking lot off Shubert Drive on North side of playground. Parking is also available on Juniper Ave. Note: The small basketball court is great for older kids Age Range: 2-6 Ground cover: Pea Gravel and grass Features: 2 baby swings, 2 regular swings, 3 small slides, stairs,…

Batchelor Nature Park

Location: Batchelor Heights (Batch) Address: 1750 Batchelor Dr, Kamloops Parking: parking on Hook Drive Note: Follow the path between houses marked “Walkway”. Access to the park can also be reached via trails from Red Tail Crescent and Grouse Court. Age Range: 2-6 Ground cover: Pea Gravel and Grass Features: 4 person teeter-totter, single spinner and house with…

Saddleback Park

Location: Batchelor Heights (aka Batch) Address: 2110 Grasslands Blvd, Kamloops Parking: Parking on Grasslands Blvd Note: Completely fenced large playground in a nice neighbourhood. There is a large flat paved circle around the playground perfect for walking or riding bikes Age Range: 2-12 Ground cover: pea gravel, grass and asphalt Features: single standing merry-go-round, bucket seat merry-go-round, wavy…

Southview Tot Lot

Location: Batchelor Heights (aka Batch) Address: 1564 Southview Terrace (also accessed off of Hillcrest Avenue) Parking: Parking on Southview Terrace or Hillcrest Ave Note: Closed in by houses and safe for children Age Range: 2-6 Ground cover: Sand Features: slide, steps, monkey bars, ladder, shimmy pole, captain’s wheel, rocker, 2 swings (1 baby, 1 child) Shade: lots…

Prince Charles Park

Prince Charles Park Location: South Shore Address: 1198 Columbia Street, Kamloops (between 11th & 12th, Columbia & Nicola) Parking: parking on street (11th, 12th or Nicola Street) Note: This is an excellent playground for younger children. It also has a summer wading pool scheduled to open June 1. Change rooms and washrooms are available on the…

Twin Rivers Education Centre

Location: Brocklehurst (Brock) Address: 655 Holt Street, Kamloops (formerly called George Hilliard Elementary) Parking: parking on Holt street 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 (with weeds) Features: 8 swings, 4 ladder arches to create a dome, long…

McDonalds PlayPlace – North Shore

Location: North Shore Address: 661 Fortune Drive, 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 Features: 2 cars, tubes, tube bridge, floor to ceiling ladders (x2), twisted long slide, straight shorter slide, puzzle cubes, musical play…

L’Ecole Lloyd George Elementary – Playground #2

Location: South Shore Address: 830 Pine Street, Kamloops (corner of 8th & Dominion) Parking: parking on street (8th or Dominion) Note: This is a school playground and you may be asked to leave if you are there during school hours. There are 2 playgrounds at this school on opposite sides of the school. Age Range: 5-12….

L’Ecole Lloyd George Elementary – Playground #1

Location: South Shore Address: 830 Pine Street, Kamloops (corner of 9th & Pine) Parking: parking on street (9th or Pine) Note: This is a school playground and you may be asked to leave if you are there during school hours. There are 2 playgrounds at this school on opposite sides of the school. Age Range:…

Albert McGowan Park

Location: Sahali Address: 2025 Summit Drive, Kamloops Parking: adjacent parking lot by Hal Rogers Centre Note: This is a busy playground with neighbouring water park and baseball diamonds. There are public bathrooms/change rooms attached to the outside of the Hal Rogers Centre. Age Range: 2-12 Ground cover: Wood chips Features: block stairs, chain ladder, soft ladder, curved ladders, 2 small…

Pacific Way Elementary

Location: Aberdeen Address: 2330 Pacific Way, Kamloops Parking: adjacent school parking lot 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: 12 swings, lady bug climbing house, climbing wall, wiggly stepping “stones”, ladder web, 2 zip lines,  2…

Aberdeen Elementary

Location: Aberdeen Address: 2191 Van Horne Drive, Kamloops Parking: parking lot by playground and on street 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: 5 straight slides, twisty slide, ladder arch, parrell bars (low to…

Westmount Elementary

Location: Westsyde Address: 745 Walkem Road, Kamloops Parking: parking lot by playground and on street Note: This is a school playground and you may be asked to leave if you are there during school hours Age Range: Ages 5-12 Ground Cover: Pea gravel Features: 2 four seater teeter-totters, 2 wavey slides (one tall and one short), ladders,…

Hook Tot Lot

Location: Westsyde Address: 1545 Collingwood Drive, Kamloops Parking: parking on Collingwood drive Note: This park is hard to find although it can be seen easily from Westsyde road it is on a hook lot. Follow the “Entrance” sign down the path to the park. Age range: Ages 2-6 Ground cover: Grass and sand Features: 1…

McDonald Park

Location: North Shore Address: 262 King Street, Kamloops Parking: lots of parking space next to playground and on streets surrounding park Note: Next to the McDonald Park pool and waterpark. There is also music in the park during the summer at this location. Public bathrooms nearby. Age Range: 2-12 Ground cover: Sand Features: Ramp, ladders,…