KIDS PARKS & PLAYGROUNDS

Kamloops is great for families and has several playgrounds and parks to keep the kids entertained. Here are a few local favourites.

 

Riverside Park

100 Lorne Street, Kamloops

Located on the shores of the Thompson River, right in Downtown Kamloops, Riverside park is a hub of activity in the summer. 

Riverside Park features:

  • Beach
  • 2 Playgrounds
  • Splash Park
  • Nightly Music in the Park (July & Aug)
  • Tennis & Pickleball Courts
  • Picnic Tables
  • Restroom

Albert McGowan Park

2025 Summit Drive, Kamloops

Get out of the car and stretch your legs at this favourite neighbourhood park. Take a walk down to Gambles pond or play in the splash park or playground.

Albert McGowan Park features:

  • A spray park
  • Playground
  • Baseball Diamonds
  • Mini Soccer Field
  • Picnic Tables
  • Restroom

Prince Charles Park

1145 Nicola Street, Kamloops

A local community park perfect for the younger children with a shallow wading pool and plenty of park space.

Prince Charles Park features:

  • Wading Pool
  • Playground
  • Picnic Tables
  • Basketball
  • Restroom

McDonald Park

501 McDonald Ave, Kamloops

Located on the North Shore, this neighbourhood park is popular among local families and in the summer during their limited 'Music in the Park' nights.

McDonald Park features:

  • Splash Park
  • Playground
  • Picnic Table
  • Restroom

Westsyde Centennial Park

705 Franklin Road, Kamloops

Located in Westsydem, this park offers something for the whole family.

Westsyde Centennial Park features:

  • Splash Park
  • Playground
  • Petting Zoo
  • Baseball Diamond
  • Soccer Fields
  • Picnic Tables
  • Restroom

Kids Parks and Playgrounds Map

For a full list of parks, playgrounds, tot lots and more. Check out the map below.