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Stanley Park Vancouver
#1 of 3,354 things to do in British Columbia
An aquarium, rose garden, beaches, trails, pools and kids splash park, views of English Bay, the North Shore mountains, the Lions Gate Bridge, restaurants, the Seawall walk or bike trail, you can spend a whole day...
You walk through tree shaded grassy areas, you see large swimming pools filled with active children and adults at play, you see beaches with sun bathers and surfers, you see the magnificent Pacific with Cargo ship...
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Granville Island Vancouver
#3 of 3,354 things to do in British Columbia
It has a market, a kids market, many great places to eat and drink, an art school, a college campus, a dock, birds, gulls, an outdooor space, actors, immersed, singers, buskers, artisans, tour operators, boat shop...
Granville island amazing for kids and Adults so many great restaurant , local artists, fantastic market and lots to do we are told first Keg was born there we highly recommend to visit Granville island Thank you
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Don-O-Ray Farm Adventure Kelowna
#6 of 3,354 things to do in British Columbia
Everyone is happy when we visit Don-O-Ray’s!! Great produce selection (and suuuuper yummy pies!!) and the kids love the hedge maze and petting zoo!! Kids ask to go every week and anytime we have someone come to vi...
Great service as well as many fun attractions I definitely recommend the farm for family or friends looking for a farm adventure!
Farm Ventures Roberts Creek
#7 of 3,354 things to do in British Columbia
The energy and genuine enthusiasm of our guides was contagious and although our kids were a little nervous at first, before long the guides convinced the kids to feed and hold the animals - and they loved it!
This is an absolute “must do” for families with young children or grandchildren living here or visiting the coast!!! Honestly, the staff are amazing, the place is magical, the animals are all healthy and well care...
Skaha Lake Park Penticton
#31 of 3,354 things to do in British Columbia
Skaha Lake Park is accessible for everyone Lots of parking, wide shared, paved walk and bike paths, huge playgrounds for kids, tennis courts, SUP rentals and of course a beautiful Sandy beach.
A gem of a park .Beautiful beaches, pathways, walking promenade, playgrounds for children, splash pads, a Tickleberry Ice Cream outlet, food vendors, volleyball and tennis courts and beautiful grassed areas that p...
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Sea to Sky Gondola Squamish
#27 of 3,354 things to do in British Columbia
You can just sit and eat and enjoy the views, you can get some great hikes in (very easy to strenuous levels), take some photos, relax in the hammock area, and the kids can play in the playground area.
... for children age 10-17 I've been on a couple school trips to sea to sky gondola for science learning about glaciers and so on in the winter there's a sledding run and summer it's a great place to go with family
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Rebecca Spit Marine Provincial Park Quadra Island
#25 of 3,354 things to do in British Columbia
The protected bay makes for a great practice before moving on to more challenging weather conditions/locations. Family friendly and loads of parking, the staff at the park are very approachable and willing to offe...
Best place to take your families for a day at the beach, a sheltered bay on one side with warmer water to swim, open water on the other, lots of driftwood to build, collect and play with, lots of marine life, spec...
Beacon Hill Park Victoria
#51 of 3,354 things to do in British Columbia
Putting green, rose and flower gardens, streams and ponds, water fowl and song birds, scenic vistas overlooking the Straight of Juan de Fuca for miles, totem poles, kids spray pad/zone, petting zoo (fantastic)...o...
The views of the ocean are fabulous as well as all the flowers and duck pond Beacon Hill Park is great for relaxing picnics or the playgrounds one of the best family parks in the world!
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Kangaroo Creek Farm Lake Country
#57 of 3,354 things to do in British Columbia
Its really great oriented family farm, excellent experience for the kids, and some amazing creatures, I am glad we had a chance to explore a little bit of Australia, :) drove all t.he way from Coquitlam
... the kangaroos, and talk to you about the animals, and it was an unforgettable experience seeing the children petting the kangaroos, baby goats, wallabies and particularly the sugar glider and parrots in the gr...
Osoyoos Desert Model Railroad Osoyoos
#8 of 3,354 things to do in British Columbia
... worth visiting and giving yourself enough time to enjoy the detailed work the owner and creator of this beautiful miniature railroad system and its own dreamy world created together with his whole family.
The kids will love the trains, adults will love the fun!!! Next time we are back, will are definitely bringing the entire family.
Wild Pacific Trail Ucluelet
#5 of 3,354 things to do in British Columbia
Great family friendly hike with easy accessibility to outstanding views of the ocean, cliffs, woods, lighthouse
Wear comfortable running or hiking shoes, bring bottled water, and your camera so you and your family or friends can enjoy the hike.
Rathtrevor Beach Provincial Park Parksville
#78 of 3,354 things to do in British Columbia
Beautiful park....camped here when we were kids every summer and it is still just as beautiful as I remember it:) Great walking and the views are unparalleled
It is excellent for families and the beach is amazing and sand castle heaven.
Penticton Farmers' Market Penticton
#32 of 3,354 things to do in British Columbia
Perfect for families; fresh local produce, interesting products, great food, buskers.
You can even find handcrafted treats for your dog! Come by yourself, meet up with friends, or bring the whole family!
Chesterman Beach Tofino
#11 of 3,354 things to do in British Columbia
Awesome family spot for surfing, body boarding, beachcombing, jogging, dog walks, sunsets and family photo ops!
Our Family rented a 3 bedroom home right on the beach with a hot tub on the deck .. Beautiful sunsets and a long stretch of beach for walks all the way to the Wickininish.. Tofino has a wonderful array of healthy,...
Royal BC Museum Victoria
#53 of 3,354 things to do in British Columbia
Although the layout of the museum is modernized (less grand and breathtaking entrance) it's still a fantastic kid-friendly museum with a great collection and wonderful interactive dioramas and exploration spaces.
The "Walking Among Giants" exhibition of mammoths on Loan from the Field Museum of Chicago until 12/31/16 is exceptionally informative with quizzes and games making it a blast for children (of all ages).
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Elk Falls Provincial Park Campbell River
#81 of 3,354 things to do in British Columbia
Wonderful day trip here with friends and family, and we walked up to the waterfall and crossed the suspension bridge a couple of times, in order to take some photos.
It has a variety of kids friendly trails and incredible view points especially where the suspension bridge is located.
Parksville Community Park and Skate Park Parksville
#68 of 3,354 things to do in British Columbia
The playground is huge and has a vast selection of equipment that is all in excellent condition, the beach is fantastic for the kids to explore for hours on end, and there is ample parking as well as super clean m...
... quick bite, clean washrooms, lots of parking spaces, easy and free access, the beach is right in front, there's even a place for exercises and a small library!!!!! Definitely recommend especially with young kids!
Mundy Park Coquitlam
#65 of 3,354 things to do in British Columbia
Mundy Park is a full service outdoor recreational area with soccer fields, baseball diamonds, an outdoor pool, a lacrosse box, a great new playground for the kids and a frisbee golf course to go along with the man...
We also go walking there with family and friends and now that we have a dog we can take advantage of the before 10 AM off leash time.
Long Beach Tofino
#44 of 3,354 things to do in British Columbia
Standing on and walking this beach was very calming while being very uplifting - surfers galore, people walking, kids and sand castles, dogs playing with the waves, kite fliers, meditators, shell collectors, drift...
Excellent beach for surfing and great for children.
Mission Creek Regional Park Kelowna
#72 of 3,354 things to do in British Columbia
Great place for families and dogs very friendly and huge wide trails with room for bikes pedestrians and dog walkers with loads of scenery !
During the spring you can float down the creek and there is a beautifully well kept park for families to enjoy the kids climbing gym and picnic tables.
Neck Point Park Nanaimo
#50 of 3,354 things to do in British Columbia
Family outing, enjoyed the NATURAL BEAUTY of Neck point park, a city park since 2009, generous donation of priceless shoreline land, created a wonderful city park for Nanaimo
A wonderful view of the water and a lovely walk through the forest.. bats at night and Eagles in the day.. also has fairy doors so fantastic spot for families as well
Maffeo Sutton Park Nanaimo
#129 of 3,354 things to do in British Columbia
Lots to do and see, lots of great food choices, plenty for the kids to do, live music, and a kick a** beer garden!! Great fireworks show this year too!
It has huge grassy areas, lots of benches to sit and enjoy the view of the water, a wonderful playground, restrooms, a protected 'bay' where children can play in and around the water and enjoy the tidal pools at l...
George C. Reifel Migratory Bird Sanctuary Delta
#64 of 3,354 things to do in British Columbia
Fantastic trails and viewing area to see birds of all kinds.. Family friendly easy trails.
It's fun to see families with young children enjoying a stroll, being out in nature; seeing ducks and birds and remembering to keep your eyes open for an owl in hiding or a heron fishing.
Inner Harbour Victoria
#43 of 3,354 things to do in British Columbia
Family friendly, gorgeous sunsets, breakfast spots, patio time, cycling, exploring, tours, boating, so much to do! Love the inner harbour.
Live music with families picnicking on the green, arts and crafts market, water taxis, kayaks and pleasure boats everywhere and people, usually with their dogs, having a good time.
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Town Centre Park Coquitlam
#102 of 3,354 things to do in British Columbia
This FREE full day festival included dancers, circus performers, storytellers, artists, an artisans market, kids’ activities, local food trucks and craft beer.
Beautiful park for walks, family picnics, concerts, events!
The Raptors Duncan
#36 of 3,354 things to do in British Columbia
The flight demonstration and the trainers were awesome, the Kookaburras were a favorite of the kids.
This place is a 'don't miss' for bird lovers, photographers, families with children and anyone who loves nature.
The Butchart Gardens Central Saanich
#2 of 3,354 things to do in British Columbia
Phenomenal color displays and amazing water features, as well as an incredible Japanese garden are just a few of the reasons to see this family friendly attraction.
These spectacular gardens are a must see if you visit Victoria BCthe variety, colour, displays & features in this garden is beyond words Be very proud Butchart family & Victoria community of a world class destinat...
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Golden Ears Provincial Park Maple Ridge
#69 of 3,354 things to do in British Columbia
Beautiful, great view of the mountains great beach on the lake amazing to spend time with family and friends.
Great place to take the kids camping.There are miles of hiking trails and the beach at the lake.You feel like you are miles away but if you forgot something its minuites away.
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Lakeside Park Nelson
#104 of 3,354 things to do in British Columbia
There's a good playground for the kids, washrooms, a concession with a great menu (summer only), an easy walk along the lake, the beach, flower/rose gardens, and even stand up paddleboard and kayak rentals in summer.
There are lots of options for activities including a playground for kids of all ages, a large swimming beach, canoe and kayak rentals, boat launch tennis courts and a good picnic style restaurant.
Davison Orchards Country Village Vernon
#105 of 3,354 things to do in British Columbia
Nice place for families to enjoy a sunny day, have breakfast and lunch, buy some delicious home made goods, stock your pantry with some jams and jellies, buy fresh fruits and veggies, let the kids play on a beauti...
Would thoroughly recommend for families with young children as the food was great, the shop fantastic, playpark was fabulous and the trip on the train around the orchard very informative.