Ralph Bell Elementary

Ralph Bell Elementary Location: Valleyview Address: 1764 Valleyview Drive, Kamloops Parking: Parkins on Valleyview Drive Note: This playground is attached to a preschool and River City Gymnastics. You may be asked to leave if you are there during school hours and those groups are using the playground. Age Range: 2-12 Ground cover: Pea gravel and grass Features: 6…

Pineview Valley Park

Pineview Valley Park Location: Pineview Address: 1925 Hugh Allen Drive, Kamloops Parking: limited parking on either side of Hugh Allen Drive Note: This playground has an adjacent ice rink/basketball court. Age Range: 2-12 Ground cover: Pea gravel and grass Features: 2 baby swings, 2 swings, single rocker, 4 person teeter-totter, monkey bars, short slide, long slide, wall…

Dufferin Elementary – Playground #2

Dufferin Elementary – Playground #2 Location: Dufferin Address: 1880 Hillside Drive, Kamloops Parking: Parking lot off Hillside Drive Note: This is a school playground and you may be asked to leave if you are there during school hours. Playground #2 is best suited for older children (climbers). This is a modern climbing structure. Age Range: 5-12 Ground cover:…

Dufferin Elementary – Playground #1

Dufferin Elementary – Playground #1 Location: Dufferin Address: 1880 Hillside Drive, Kamloops Parking: Parking lot off Hillside Drive Note: This is a school playground and you may be asked to leave if you are there during school hours. Playground #1 is best suited for younger children. Age Range: 5-12 Ground cover: Pea Gravel Features: 8 swings, tire swing,…

Beattie Elementary

Beattie Elementary Location: Sahali Address: 492 McGill Road, Kamloops Parking: Parking lot off McGill Road or parking on McGill Road 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 and grass Features: 2 steep slides, stairs, monkey bars, 3 merry-go-round monkey…

John Tod YMCA-YWCA Centre

John Tod YMCA-YWCA Centre Location: North Shore Address: 150 Wood Street, Kamloops (corner of 9th & Pine) Parking: parking on Sandpiper Drive or in school visitor parking lot Note: This is the YMCA-YWCA playground and is an extremely busy playground with lots of young children. Age Range: 5-12 Ground cover: Pea Gravel and grass Features: 4 swings,…

E’cole Collines d’Or Kamloops

E’cole Collines d’Or Kamloops Location: Westsyde Address: 2450 Partridge Drive, Kamloops (corner of 9th & Pine) Parking: parking on Sandpiper Drive or in school visitor parking lot Note: This school is part of a different school district (not the local SD#73). Please do not attend during school hours. Age Range: 2-12 Ground cover: Pea Gravel, grass and…

Kinsman South Tot Lot

Kinsman South Tot Lot Location: South Shore Address: 975 Pleasant Street, Kamloops Parking: Parking on 7th Avenue or Pleasant Street Note: Wheelchair accessible and well shaded 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, 2 swings (1 baby, 1 regular). Shade:…

Invermere Tot Lot

Invermere Tot Lot Location: Brock Address: 845 Invermere Court, Kamloops Parking: Parking on Invermere Court Note: Follow the pathway to the playground. This can be accessed from either side of Invermere Court. In a quiet, fenced centre lot (surrounded by houses). Age range: Ages 2-6 Ground cover: Pea Gravel and Grass Features: tall monkey bars, steering wheel, fireman…

Happyvale Elementary

Happyvale Elementary Location: Brock Address: 655 Holt Street, Kamloops Parking: lots of parking on Holt Street Note: This is the home of The Big Little Science Centre. This is a school playground and you may be asked to leave during school hours. This is a wooden playground with HOT metal furnishings. Also, I couldn’t get the listening device…