Children: Days Out For Kids

South Arm Outdoor Pool
Vancouvers outdoor swimming pool, at 10100 South Arm Pl, Vancouver, BC.
Rockcraft Designs Ltd
Climbing boulders, playgrounds, poolside climbing walls. 3999 2nd Ave, Burnaby, BC, V5C3W9
Vancouver Trolley Company
Hop on, hop off sightseeing tours with live commentary that takes in thirty stops in two hours, including a trip on the Granville Island Ferry. Special offers and packages available. 875 Terminal Avenue, Vancouver, BC, V6A 2M9.
Trout Country Fishing Guides Inc
Year round guided fishing trips. Child and family friendly. Half day, full, and multi day packages. 2148 Timber Ridge, RR 2, Whistler, BC, V0N 1B2.
Maplewood Farm
Pony rides and animal and bird encounters, such as pygmy goats, rabbits, draft horses and bantam chickens. Milking demonstrations inside the livestock barn. 405 Seymour River Place, North Vancouver, BC, V7H 1S6.
Riverside Equestrian Centre Inc
Riding lessons for all. Childrens lessons from 6 years of age. Children between 3 and 6 can have 20 minutes mini lessons. Also summer camps. 13751 Garden City Road, Richmond, BC, V7A 2S5.
Chilliwack River Rafting Adventures
Open all year. Camping, day trips, group rates, school groups. Whitewater kayaking and rafting tours. Thirty minutes from Abbotsford at the Chilliwack River resort. 49704 Chilliwack Lake Road, Chilliwack, BC, V4Z 1A7.
Capilano Suspension Bridge
Vancouvers oldest tourist attraction, originally built in 1889, which stretches 450 ft across and 230 ft above Capilano River. Guided nature tours, activities for children and a rainforest exhibition. 3735 Capilano Road, North Vancouver, BC, V7R 4J1.
Fort Langley National Historic Site
Fur-trading post with costumed interpreters, First Nations women and Hudsons Bay Company workers, and guided walks, interactive games and activities. Open daily 10:00-17:00 (summer 09:00-18:00) at 23433 Mavis Avenue, Fort Langley, BC, V1M 2R5.
Takaya Tours
First Nation canoe and kayak adventures, in traditional style vessels, with experienced guides sharing legends, songs and stories. 3093 Ghum-Lye Drive, North Vancouver, BC, V7H 2V6.
Science World
Interactive science and technology with exhibits and shows for all ages, two theatres and a range of different galleries. Open daily 10:00-18:00 and Thursday to Saturday evenings 18:00-21:00. 1455 Quebec Street, Vancouver, BC, V6A 3Z7.
Bear Creek Park Trains
Park rides on Eddy the Engine and Chough the steam locomotive through the woods and forests of Bear Creek Park. Minigolf and a gift shop. 13750 - 88th Avenue at King George Highway, Surrey, BC, V3W 3L1.
Big Bus
Hop on, hop off bus tour that takes in some of Vancouvers most popular sights, with twentytwo stops and two-day bus passes, starting and ending in Gastown. By reservation only during winter. 321 Water Street, Vancouver, BC, V6B 1B8.
Queens Park
New Westminsters flagship park, constructed in 1886, with a family play area and a petting farm, a rose garden and a Summer Sunday Review, with free musical performances on Sunday afternoons. First Street and Third Avenue, New Westminster, BC.
Vancouver Aquarium
Canadas largest aquarium and home to over 70,000 animals. Animal encounters and shows, a childrens zone, conservation programmes and a 4D theatre. Open daily at 845 Avison Way, Stanley Park, Vancouver, BC, V6G 3E2.
Boat-Train Day Trip Harbour Tours
Day trip and harbour tours. Richmond.
Vancouver Maritime Museum
The rich maritime history and traditions of the Pacific Coast, with permanent and changing exhibits, a children’s maritime discovery centre, family activities, and boats in Heritage Harbour. 1905 Ogden Avenue in Vanier Park, Vancouver, BC, V6J 1A3.
Swimming pool and water slides. 14300 Entertainment Blvd, Richmond, BC, V6W 1K3.
Unicorn Stables
Horse riding for all ages and abilities. Summer camps, pony club and riding lessons. 5095 125A Street, Surrey, BC, V3X 3M8.
Grouse Mountain
Year-round activities including North Americas largest aerial tram system, a lumberjack show, bird demonstrations, a wildlife refuge, chairlift rides and eco-walks. Open daily 09:00-22:00 at 6400 Nancy Greene Way, North Vancouver, BC, V7R 4K9.