Outdoor Recreation

Spending time in nature can help keep the body healthy, clear the mind and reduce stress. Learn how to access the outdoors in a safe, supported setting with these fun outdoor fitness opportunities. Explore, play, discover!

Specific programs will require a waiver form all participants. Please complete the form provided in the link and bring it to the first session.

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Program Guide

Winter and Spring Program GuideWinter/Spring Program Guide 

Register now and stay active with the programs in our 2018 Winter/Spring Program Guide (download). 

Spring/Summer Program Guide

Coquitlam's Spring/Summer 2018 Program Guide will be available online on Wednesday, March 7. You can pick up a printed copy of the guide from our recreation facilities starting Monday, March 12. 

Registration for spring and summer programs (May to August) begins Wednesday, March 14 at 12 a.m. for online registration and 6 a.m. for in person or phone registration. 

Outdoor Safety for Kids! (6-8 yrs)

This program will teach your child the skills needed to survive in the woods in a fun and interactive way. Learn four steps to follow if you get lost, and the basic safety precautions you should take before heading outdoors.This is a mostly indoor program, but we may venture outside, so please dress for the weather. Register Now!

  • Pinetree Community Centre
    Dates: Saturday (1), January 27 & March 31
    Time:10:30 a.m. - 12 p.m.
    Fee: $9.00
  • Blue Mountain Park
    Dates: Saturday (1), ​February 2​4 & April ​28
    Time:10:30 a.m. - 12 p.m.
    Fee: $9.00

Bike: Intro to Mountain Biking 18+

Interested in mountain biking but not sure where to start? A solid skill foundation can help!  Program covers pre-ride safety checks, basic bike maintenance, trail safety and trail  maintenance/building. Skills covered in this program include: stance, balance, gearing,  climbing/descending, cornering and rolls. Participants must have a mountain bike in working condition and a well-fitting helmet. Includes a destination ride on the last day. Offered in partnership with the Learning Curve Mountain Biking Association. Register Now!

Dates: Saturdays (5), April 14 – May 12 ​
Time: 9:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
Locations: to be emailed.
Fee: $130

Volunteer Opportunities

Interested in volunteering? We are always looking for volunteers in our recreation programs, drop-in activities and special events! Check out the current volunteer opportunities

For more information, please contact us:
Phone: 604-927-6922
Email: volunteers@coquitlam.ca