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…

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…

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…

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…

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:…

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),…

David Thompson Elementary – Playground #3

David Thompson Elementary – Playground #3 Location: Westsyde Address: 1051 Pine Springs Road, Kamloops Parking: Parking lot off Pine Springs Road Note: This is a school playground and you may be asked to leave if you are there during school hours. Out of the 3 playgrounds at David Thompson Elementary this playground is aimed at older children. Age Range:…

David Thompson Elementary – Playground #1

David Thompson Elementary – Playground #1 Location: Westsyde Address: 1051 Pine Springs Road, Kamloops Parking: Parking lot off Pine Springs 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 Features:  4 swings, monkey bars, climbing structure, slotted climbing wall,…

South Sahali Elementary – Playground #2

South Sahali Elementary – Playground #2 Location: Sahali Address: 1585 Summit Drive, Kamloops Parking: Parking lot off Summit Drive 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: giant web climbing structure, tire swing, 3 person merry-go-round (x2), stepping…

South Sahali Elementary – Playground #1

South Sahali Elementary – Playground #1 Location: Sahali Address: 1585 Summit Drive, Kamloops Parking: Parking lot off Summit 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 South Sahali Elementary this playground is aimed at older children. Age Range: 5-12…

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…

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:…

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…

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…

Dallas Elementary – Playground #2

Dallas Elementary – Playground #2 Location: Dallas Address: 296 Harper Road, Kamloops Parking: Parking lot off Harper Road 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. Age Range: 5-12 Ground cover: Pea Gravel & Grass Features: climbing wall, long and steep metal…

Air Cadets Squadron 204

Air Cadets Squadron 204 (formerly Westsyde Elementary School) Location: Westsyde Address: 3550 Westsyde Road, Kamloops Parking: parking lot off Westsyde Road Note: This is the home of Air Cadets Squadron 204. This used to be a school playground however there are other groups that meet at this location. Please be careful with the HOT metal furnishings. Age range:…

Arthur Stevenson Elementary – Playground #2

Arthur Stevenson Elementary – Playground #2 Location: Westsyde Address: 2890 Bank Road, Kamloops Parking: Parking lot off Bank Road or lots of parking on Soldier Road 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. Age Range: 5-12 Ground cover: Pea…

Arthur Stevenson Elementary – Playground #1

Arthur Stevenson Elementary – Playground #1 Location: Westsyde Address: 2890 Bank Road, Kamloops Parking: Parking lot off Bank Road or lots of parking on Soldier Road 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…

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,…

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…

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…

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…

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:…

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…