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Tecolote 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. Itís 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 childís 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 with a special first-time activation link will be sent after signing up a new primary account. It is possible the email may go to your junk or spam folder. You will not be able to use your new account until you've used this special link!

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

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 or run 30 miles between June 20th and August 20th. Track your mileage and receive a free "I got fit in my park" t-shirt if you complete the 30 miles by the August 20th deadline. Then compete in the finale at NTC/Liberty station park Saturday, August 22, 2015.



The BookNook program is a "take a book, leave a book" gathering place where you can share your favorite literature and stories.


Ongoing Activities

4:00 p.m. through 5:00 p.m.
Ages: 4 through 7

Baking Basics Class
4:00 to 5:00 p.m.
5 to 12 years old

Pee Wee Sports
4:00 to 5:00 p.m.
4 to 7 years old

Fun Friday's
4:00 to 5:45 p.m.
4 to 8 years old

Second Thursday
Tecolote Rec Council Meeting
6:30 p.m.
Open to the public

Third Thursday
Coineers Coin Club
6:30 p.m.
Open to the public

Fourth Thursday
Torrey Pines Scale Soaring Society
6:30 p.m.
Open to the public

History of the Center

The Tecolote Recreation Center was built in 1968 on land that in the 1920's and 30's was one of the most popular motorcycle racing areas in the county. In the 50's the land was used as a dairy farm. The owner of the dairy deeded his 7.8 acres to the City to be used primarily for youth baseball activities.

Directions and Bus Route

Map this location

From Interstate 5 take Sea World Drive/Tecolote Exit and travel east. Pass Morena Blvd. and the center is on the right.

The Center is accessible by bus via SDMTS route 105.