Outdoor Activities

Get outdoors!  Enjoy Coquitlam parks and trails while physically distancing safely.  There’s lots you can do in your own backyard too! Here you’ll find tips and guides,  gardening,  backyard ideas and more.

  1. Bloom of the Week
  2. Tree of the Month
  3. Marvelous Machines
  4. Walk, Hike or Bike
  5. Go Fishing
  6. Outdoor Scavenger Hunt
  7. Garden Mocktails (video)
  8. Hug a Tree
  9. Fitness at the Park (video)
  10. Coquitlam Outdoor Photo Hunt
  11. Rock Art Garden


Common Name: Winter Currant 

Scientific Name: Ribes sanguineum 'White Icicles' 

Fun Fact:

  • It's a deciduous shrub that produces clusters of drooping white flowers in the early spring, followed by dark blue/black berries in the summer.

Is Winter Currant blooming in your garden? Let us know by tagging #coquitlaminbloom on social media.