Let your little one discover a world of fun and adventure. Explore swimming, climbing, animals or arts and culture. Below are some suggested activities in and around Kamloops sure to capture the imagination of the young and young at heart.


BC Wildlife Park

9077 Dallas Drive

Over 65 species of wildlife spread over 50 hectares. Every member of the family will enjoy seeing cougars, moose, birds of prey, snakes, grizzly bears, mountain goats, and timber wolves. Wildlights happen each December where the park is lit up with thousands of miniature lights.

Canada Games Aquatic Centre 

910 McGill Road

This indoor pool has water slides, diving boards, hot tubs, kids play zone, and lap pool. A great spot for the whole family. 

Cineplex Odeon Movie Theatre

1320 Trans-Canada Hwy

Eight screens for all the latest movies and special events, RealD 3D projection (where listed), party rooms, wheelchair accessibility and concession for snacks.

Cliffside Indoor Rock Climbing

954 Laval Crescent

Kids love to climb, so let them! Drop-in with your child for an afternoon climb, sign them up for a camp or after school program. Cliffside offers youth programs for kids as young as 6-7. Younger kids can start as early as 2 years, it's never too early to give climbing a try.

Falcon Lanes Bowling

2020 Falcon Road

5 and 10 pin bowling. Check out the cosmic bowling on Friday and Saturday nights and Sunday afternoons. Bowling is fun for the whole family kids starting at age 3 can bowl with the assist of a bowling ramp. 

Harper Mountain Ski Resort

2580 Harper Mountain Road

The ideal mountain for family winter fun, only 20 minutes from Kamloops. Harper Mountain has something for everyone. Skiing, snowshoeing and the always popular lift operated Snow Town Tube Park. Get the kids out early and teach them how to ski with instructed lessons.

Jump 360 trampoline park

380-945 Columbia Street West

With an open sea of connected trampolines, two basketball dunk zones, foam pit, air pillow, battle beams, kiddie area and dodgeball court, it’s fun for the whole family.

Kamloops Art Gallery

465 Victoria Street

Kids 5+ and their siblings are welcome in the studios for a lively student-centred adventure in art-making. Each month, instructors will guide a group through an exploration of a new theme and technique using storytelling, music and mark-making and then give your young artists time and support to work on their own.

Kamloops Heritage Railway

3-510 Lorne Street

2141 Steam Train is a family favourite. The ‘Spirit of Kamloops’ runs in July and August, the Trick or Treat Train runs in October and the Spirit of Christmas Train in December. View a 3D rendering of the train itself and a video of how the did it.

Kamloops Children’s Museum

207 Seymour Street

The Children’s Museum, located on the first floor of the Kamloops Museum & Archives, includes interactive displays, dress-up area, puppet theatre, space station themed reading area, steamship station, water table, games to play and models to make.


1801 Princeton-Kamloops Hwy

A new way to play – where the fun never ends! We are a safe, clean and interactive indoor play centre for children 0-10. We can’t wait to meet your Lil Monkeys.

Project X Theatre

1198 Columbia Street

Enjoy the ambiance and excitement of outdoor theatre. X Fest is only outdoor summer theatre Festival in the Interior of BC. Each year, Project X Theatre brings two high-quality theatre productions to Prince Charles Park. Take the kids and the young at heart to these great shows.

Rivercity drop-in tots

1365C Dalhousie Drive 

Parent and Tot drop-in is a program run with young children and parents in mind. Every day you join us has a different setup.

Sun Peaks Resort

1280 Alpine Road

Sun Peaks has a lot of experiences suitable for all ages. From the bungee trampoline to the bike park, canoe and hiking tours and even horseback riding, find an adventure for the entire family here.

Sweet Home Café

1380 Hillside Drive

A café that offers a supervised children’s play area and a comfortable seating area and lounge for parents.

Downtown YMCA-YWCA

400 Battle Street

Who can resist the swinging ropes! Enjoy the diving boards and hot tub too.

Westsyde Pool

859 Bebek Road

Located in Westsyde, this brand new indoor pool has an aquatic climbing wall and zip swing. Kids 3 and under swim for free.


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