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Cadman Recreation Center

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Visit SDRecConnect (link) to conveniently browse a variety of activities offered by the City of San Diego Park and Recreation Department and Recreation Councils. It's as easy as One, Two, and Three.

Sign up for an account, find a class or activity, and register!

If you are registering a child for an activity, please do not use the child's information when completing a New Account. Adding family members after successfully creating an account can be completed later.

Please note: An email which includes a confirmation message will be sent after you sign up a new primary account. It is possible the email may go to your junk or spam folder.

The email will include a special first-time activation link. You will not be able to use your new account until you've used this special link!

If you need assistance, please see the FAQs (Frequently Asked Questions) link at the bottom of the SDRecConnect website.

Current Special Events and Activities

Fun for one, Fun for all! Check out your local Recreation Center's Program guide for more details.


The BookNook program is a "take a book, leave a book" gathering place at your favorite recreation center. Share your favorite literature and stories with others.


History of the Center

The land where the center and the park are now located was once owned by the Santa Fe Railroad. In 1967 it was purchased by the City of San Diego and with the help of many community members, it became what it is today, with an official opening in 1968.

Directions and Bus Route

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From Interstate 5 North take the Balboa Ave. exit. Go east to Moraga Avenue. Turn left on Moraga and proceed to Moraga Court. Turn left.  Moraga Court will become Avati. Road will curve to the left.  The center is on the right.

From Interstate 5 South exit to Interstate 52. Take the Regents Road/Clairemont Mesa Blvd. Exit and go south up the hill. Turn right on Moraga Ave. Turn right on Moraga Court. Moraga Court will become Avati. Road will curve to the left. The center on the right.

The center is accessible by bus via SDMTS routes 27 & 105.