Outdoor Recreation

Spending time in nature can help clear the mind, reduce stress and keep the body healthy. 

Upcoming registered programming will include nature programs for preschoolers, camps for school-age children and baby-and-me and adult hiking.

Other Ways to Enjoy the Outdoors

There’s lots you can do in your own backyard too!  Visit our CoquitlamSPIRIT Outdoors web page for guides, gardening tips, backyard videos and lots more outdoor fun. 

Check out over 90 kilometers of trail systems in Coquitlam. View the Trail Maps and Guide or use our Park Finder to help plan your next visit.

Explore, play, discover!

Winter 2022 Program Registration

  • Skating and Swimming Program Registration
    • Nov. 7 – Programs are visible online at 8:30 a.m.
    • Nov. 9 – Online registration begins at 8:30 a.m.
    • Nov. 10 – Phone-in / in-person registration begins at 8:30 a.m
  • General Program Registration
    • Nov. 29 – Programs are visible online at 8:30 a.m.
    • Dec. 1 – Online registration begins at 8:30 a.m.
    • Dec. 2 – Phone-in / in-person registration begins at 8:30 a.m. 

Discover Local Coquitlam Hikes

We’re very excited to be offering a couple of in-person group hikes in the fall: Backcountry Navigation and Beginner Hike: Mundy Park and Riverview Forest, as well as Miller Ravine and the Chines.

In addition to the in-person group hikes, we will continue offering a number of virtual programs including some new additions: Pinecone Burke Provincial Park and Where to Backpack and Wilderness Camp.

Check them out here.

Camp Information

Camp Locations and Meeting Spots

Camp Partnerships 

  • Outdoor Tennis Camps in partnership with Tennis for Life
  • Mountain Bike Camps in partnership with iRide
  • YMCA Day Camps in partnerships with YMCA

Important Forms 

Needing some extra support in camps? For children needing a little extra support and encouragement, contact us to learn more about rec support plans.

Stay Up To Date

Sign up for for our bi-weekly PRC E-News to receive advance notice on recreation programming registration dates, as well as info and updates on kids’ camps, recreation facilities, new parks, input opportunities, fitness tips, upcoming events and more.

Volunteering Opportunities

  1. Learn more about volunteering in recreation with the City.