McArthur Island Skate Park

Location: North Shore Address: 1525 Island Parkway Drive, Kamloops Parking: large parking lot in front of the arena Note: This is a great full-sized skate park Age Range: 5-12+ Ground cover: cement Features: bowl, many ramps, brick textured ramp, many rails (10+) and a half and a full set of stairs Shade: unshaded but shade trees are surrounding the…

McArthur Island Playground

McArthur Island Playground Location: North Shore Address: 1525 Island Parkway Drive, Kamloops Parking: large parking lot in front of the arena Note: This is a small rundown playground near a large skateboard park Age Range: 2-12 Ground cover: sand & grass Features: metal slide, spiral slide, curved ladder, 2 chain ladders, fireman pole, small ladder, ramp, tic-tac-toe game,…

Riverside Water Park

Riverside Water Park (Riverside Centennial Splash Park) Location: South Shore Address: 100 Lorne Street, Kamloops Parking: Paid parking from September 1-June 30. Free 3 hour parking from July 1 to August 31. Note: This is a water splash park with a nearby playground and beach area. The water is on from 10am-8pm from June 1 to September….

Bert Edwards Elementary – Playground #3

Bert Edwards Elementary – Playground #3 Location: North Shore Address: 711 Windsor Avenue, Kamloops Parking: Parking on York Avenue on in parking lot off Windsor Ave Note: This is a school playground and you may be asked to leave if you are there during school hours. This is the newest playground but probably best suited for older children. Age Range:…

McDonald Water Park

McDonald Water Park Location: North Shore Address: 501 McDonald Avenue, Kamloops Parking: Street parking surrounding park 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 that can be used as change rooms. Age Range: 2-12 Ground cover: Painted cement…

Arthur Hatton Elementary School

Location: North Shore Address: 315 Chestnut Avenue, Kamloops Parking: Parking on Chestnut Avenue or Shubert Drive Note: This is a school playground and you may be asked to leave if you visit during school hours. This is a well spread out playground. Age Range: 5-12 Ground cover: pea gravel & grass Features: 14 swings, 2 tire swings, rope web…

Riverside Park – Playground #2

Location: South Shore Address: 100 Lorne Street, Kamloops Parking: Paid parking from September 1-June 30. Free 3 hour parking from July 1 to August 31. Note: This small playground is generally not very busy as most go to play on the large main playground. Age Range: 2-12 Ground cover: sand & grass Features: stairs, ladder, chain ladder,…

Riverside Park – Main Playground

Location: South Shore Address: 100 Lorne Street, Kamloops Parking: Paid parking from September 1-June 30. Free 3 hour parking from July 1 to August 31. Note: This playground is very busy. Nearby water park during the summer and free Music in the Park during July and August. Age Range: 2-12 Ground cover: Woodchips, grass, rubber mats Features: sound…

Bert Edwards Elementary – Playground #2

Bert Edwards Elementary – Playground #2 Location: North Shore Address: 711 Windsor Avenue, Kamloops Parking: Parking on York Avenue on in parking lot off Windsor Ave Note: This is a school playground and you may be asked to leave if you are there during school hours. This is a wooden playground. Age Range: 5-12 Ground cover: Pea Gravel Features: tiered…

Bert Edwards Elementary – Playground #1

Bert Edwards Elementary – Playground #1 Location: North Shore Address: 711 Windsor Avenue, Kamloops Parking: Parking lot off Windsor Avenue 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: school bus, long slide, stair ladder, wall climb, tire swing, 4 swings…

Belmont Tot Lot

Belmont Tot Lot Location: North Shore Address: 709 Cumberland Ave, Kamloops Parking: Parking on Belmont Crescent, Patricia Ave or Cumberland Ave Note: An uneven sidewalk surrounds the playground and could be used to ride bikes on. 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…

Richmond Tot Lot

Richmond Tot Lot Location: North Shore Address: 601 Richmond Ave, Kamloops Parking: Parking on Richmond Ave or Shubert Drive Note:  The playground is missing the swing Age range: Ages 2-6 Ground cover: Pea Gravel and Grass Features: 3 small slides, small ladder, spiral fireman pole, small wall climb with rope assist, steering wheel, 4 person teeter-totter, 2 seats…