5 Must Do Things For Families at UBC

Looking for something new to do with your family around UBC? Look no further we have come up with 5 must do things for families at UBC!

1. Try out the New Pool

UBC has just opened a brand-new Aquatic centre, filled with lane swims, open pools, kids pool and a lazy river. No matter the level of swimming that your family has there is something for everyone at the aquatic centre!

2. Walk around Pacific Spirit

Pacific Spirit has a lot of very easy trails that can be as short or as long as you want them to be. You can take a family pet or ride your bikes around there is always adventure to be had in Pacific Spirit Park and a great way to get some exercise.

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3. Compete in TriDu

An annual event put on by UBC Recreation Intramurals, TriDu has a variety of races that are perfect for every member of the family. Our Kids Splash’ Pedal and Dash Fun Triathlon event is perfect for kids ages 6-12 and there is a party at the finish line with lots of activities that are good for families. 

4. Visit the UBC Farm

UBC Farms has different workshops running and farmers markets. It’s a nice way to spend the day and try something different

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5. Visit the Beat Biodiversity Museum

The Whale at the start of the museum is enough to catch the attention of any child or adult. Throughout the museum you will be able to find and explore lots of fantastic exhibits that appeal to all ages.

Source: support.ubc.ca