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Canyonside Recreation Center

What's Coming

Fireworks Show at Westview High School

Annual Fireworks Show at Westview High School on July 2nd. Doors open at 7:00 P.M, and Fireworks start at 9:00 P.M.


New FREE Programs

SNAG Golf Demo

Wednesday June 3rd
4:00pm through 5:30pm
Location: Canyonside

Arts and Crafts

Mondays starting June 8th
4:00pm through 5:00pm
Location: Canyonside

Parks Fit Walk with Staff

Tuesdays 4:00pm through 5:00pm
Location: Canyonside

BookNook Program

"Reading is Recreation"
Come in take a book, read it and return or leave a different book for others to enjoy Open during business hours.

Hike with Park Rangers Passport Program

Please contact staff at 858-538-8131 for more info.

Register Online!

Be advised that the ActiveNet online registration system will be unavailable for maintenance Monday, September 7th from 1 PM - midnight PST. Access to this system will not be
available during this time. Customers will not be able to view activity schedule and facility availability. No enrollments or reservations can be made during the maintenance hours.
We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause. If you have any questions or concerns regarding the posted maintenance, please visit the City of San Diego Park and Recreation website.


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.

Movies in the Park

Enjoy Movies in the Park at select locations. Visit the Movies in the Park list (link) for more details!

Movies In the Park

Parks Fit

The Parks Fit San Diego Challenge is to walk/run 30 miles or swim 20 miles in 30 days between June 20th and August 20th.

Each participant receives a Parks Fit San Diego bracelet. Those who complete the challenge receive a commemorative "I Got Fit in my Park in 30 Days" T-shirt.

Then compete in the finale at NTC Park at Liberty Station on Saturday, August 22, 2015.
To Learn more about this exciting challenge, see the Program Guide(PDF)

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BookNook

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.

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History of the Center

The center was dedicated on November 30, 1993 to serve the residents of the community.


Directions and Bus Route

Map this location

From Interstate 15, exit Mercy Road and travel west. Turn right on Black Mountain Road. Turn left at the first light, Canyonside Park Road. The center is located next to the Rancho Peñasquitos Preserve which offers trails for hiking, biking and horseback riding.

The center is not accessible by bus.