Kensington Park

Name a sport and you'll find it at Kensington

Sports and recreation areas abound at Kensington Park. Choose from Burnaby’s most popular pitch & putt golf course, an arena, running track, outdoor pool and more.

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About Kensington Park

Kensington is sports central in the heart of north Burnaby. It offers everything for residents, schools and visitors–ice sports, field sports, racquet games, outdoor swimming and lots of areas to just play.

Play softball in the summer and soccer in the winter. Visit the outdoor pool for a refreshing summer break. Figure skate or play hockey in the fall and winter.

Features

Kensington Complex in north Burnaby offers ice skating and other ice sports, and in-line skating. It also offers seasonal camps for preschoolers and children–in-line skating and swimming in summer and skating camps during winter school breaks.

Kensington outdoor pool is open all summer long. It features a 6-lane, 25-metre pool kept at 28°C, a 1-metre diving board, deck shower houses and a wading pool.

Located near the main parking lot, this charming north Burnaby par 3 Pitch & Putt golf course offers a great golf experience for players–youth, adult or senior–who want to enjoy a round in a natural park setting. The course is maintained and open year-round as weather permits.

While you're at the park, drop by the playground and picnic area between the Cliff Ave Clubhouse and the ball diamonds.

There are 3 tennis and pickleball courts near the parking lot at the corner of Frances St and Fell Ave. These outdoor courts are shared and lined with both tennis and pickleball match boundaries.

The use of the top-quality track and field facility is shared with Burnaby North Secondary School. It has an asphalt running surface and synthetic turf oval. It's located near the parking lot at the corner of Frances St and Fell Ave.

Kensington has a softball diamond and playing fields for soccer, baseball and other field sports just north of Kensington Sports Complex.

Accessibility

Kensington Park has wheelchair accessible washrooms and accessible parking spots in its 3 parking lots:

  • The main parking lot on Curtis St, between Fell Ave and Kensington Ave, south of Hastings St. 
  • The north parking lot is located at the corner of Frances St and Fell Ave.
  • The Kensington outdoor pool parking lot is located off Hammarskjold Dr.

Visitor information

General inquiries

[email protected]
604-294-7450

Park hours

Kensington Park is open from dawn 'til dusk year-round.

Address

6159 Curtis St, Burnaby
Get Directions

Located in north Burnaby, turn south off of Hastings on Holdom and east on Curtis.

Parking

  • The main parking lot is located on Curtis St between Fell Ave and Kensington Ave, south of Hastings St. It serves the Kensington Park Pitch & Putt, Kensington Complex and the fields and ball diamonds.
  • The north parking lot is located at the corner of Frances St and Fell Ave.
  • The Kensington outdoor ool parking lot is located off Hammarskjold Dr.

Public transit

Visit TransLink Trip Planner.

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