Written by Steph – threetravelingtots.com
The Fraser Valley, located just a few minutes outside of Vancouver, is home to some of the most exciting and unique playgrounds in BC! After visiting countless parks all over the region, we’ve rounded up 5 amazing spots that not only boast AMAZING playgrounds, but also plenty of other amenities (like bathrooms, splash parks, and outdoor pools!) that make for the perfect family outing. Read on to discover our picks for the top playgrounds in the Fraser Valley!
Got a toddler who likes to ‘wander’? Memorial Park in Delta has not just one, but TWO fenced playgrounds! And THREE playgrounds in total! All are within eye sight of one another.
Playground 1 is made of natural materials and surrounded by a wooden fence. There is a huge log for climbing, a wooden climbing structure with slide, a wooden playhouse and baby swings!
Playground 2 is for bigger kids. It includes more challenging climbing features and steeper, taller slides.
Playground 3 is another fenced toddler playground. It features toddler-sized teeter-totters, bouncers, slides and gravel ground cover.
Memorial park also features:
Memorial Park is located at 5010 47 Avenue in Ladner.
For more information about Memorial Park, click here.
Unwin Park in Surrey is an absolute MUST VISIT destination for families in the lower mainland. The playground is HUGE and wheelchair accessible, which also means it is perfect for toddlers!
Some of our favourite features at Unwin Park include:
Unwin Park is located at 13313 – 68th Avenue in Surrey.
For more information about Unwin Park, click here.
Have a dinosaur lover in your house?! Check out this Dino themed playground in Langley!
Dino Park is located at 4930 205a St in Langley City.
If you’re looking for an amazing toddler playground, you NEED to check this one out!
The playground at Willoughby Community Park was a WIN with my 2 year old. He must’ve climbed up and slid down the tall swirly slide 20 times while we were there. And there are so many more things we love about this park:
Willoughby Community Park is located in the 7700 block 202A Street in Langley.
For more information about Willoughby Community Park, click here.
Talk about a playground with a VIEW. This park is set right on the sandy beach in Harrison Hot Springs, BC and features an incredible view of the lagoon, mountains and Harrison Lake.
The playground has a ship theme and is actually made up of two smaller structures. It features:
Harrison Hot Springs is about a 1.5 hour drive east of Vancouver. It makes a great destination for a day trip or combine your visit with a stay & soak at the Harrison Hot Springs Resort for a local mini vacation!
Harrison Hot Springs Park is located at 378 Esplanade in Harrison Hot Springs.
For more information about Harrison Hot Spring Park, click here.
Steph is a mom of three who recently started her family travel blog at threetravelingtots.com. Steph’s passion is finding new and exciting places to explore with her kids. Her blog shares valuable first-hand information and photos of family destinations around BC’s lower mainland. Steph prides herself on personally visiting each destination that is featured on her blog & providing parents with useful details that they won’t find anywhere else on the internet.
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