Pocatello Parks & Recreation Activity Guide

The Spring/Summer 2022 Parks and Recreation Program Brochure has something for everyone. Learn more about the wide variety of programs and services the City offers to meet your recreational needs.

Spring/Summer 2022 Activity Guide

Community Recreation Center

Information & Classes

Parks

Policies & Amenities

Ross Park Aquatic Complex

Information & Rentals

Outdoor Recreation

Events & Classes

  • Pocatello Outdoor Recreation – Events & Classes (PDF)

    Climbing
    City Creek Hiking Series:  May 4, 11, 18, 2022
    Adult Rock Climbing: May 21 & 22, 2022
          Intermediate: June 4 & 5, 2022
    Youth Rock Climbing Lessons: Session 1: June 2, 9, 16, 23, 2022
          Session 2: July 7, 14, 21, 28, 2022
          Session 3: August 4, 11, 18, 25, 2022
    City of Rocks Trip: June 24 & 25, 2022

    Floating
    Introduction to Inflatable Kayaking: June 14, 21, & 28, 2022
    Introduction to Inflatable Paddle Boarding: July 12, 19, & 26, 2022
    Float the Portneuf River: Kayak:  June 15, 29; July 13, 2022
         Tubing:  June 22; July 6, 20, 2022
    Stand-Up Paddle Board Fitness Class:  June 13, 20, 27; July 11, 18, 25, 2022

    Portneuf Valley Fun Run Series
    Law Day Run: Saturday, May 7, 2022
    Joy in the Journey Jog: Saturday, June 11, 2022
    Quinn Meadows Cruise: Saturday, July 9, 2022
    Joint Jaunt: Saturday, August 13, 2022
    Simplot Run: Saturday, September 10, 2022

    Tween and Teen Summer Program
    Tween: Monday Session: July 11, 18, 25; August 1, 8, 15 (Paddle Trip), 2022
          Wednesday Session: July 13, 20, 27; August 3, 10, 17 (Paddle Trip), 2022
    Teen: Tuesday Session: July 12, 19, 26; August 2, 8-9 (Overnight Trip), 16, 2022
          Thursday Session: July 14, 21, 28; August 4, 10-11 (Overnight Trip), 18, 2022

  • Golf – Leagues & Tournaments (PDF)

    2022 Golf Leagues
    Men's League: Thursday evenings
    Ladies Night: Tuesdays
    Lady 9ers: Wednesdays, 11 a.m. and 12 p.m.
    Couples: Wednesday evenings
    Junior League: Starts in May (Highland) and July (Riverside)
    Senior League:  Monday mornings

    2022 Golf Tournaments
    Southeast Idaho Amateur: May 21–22, 2022
    Pro Am @ Highland: May 23, 2022
    Medical Concept 2-Man Scramble/Best Ball: June 4–5, 2022
    First Choice 54-Hole Shootout: June 10–11, 2022
    Father/Son/Daughter: June 18, 2022
    Phil Meador 2-Man Best Ball: July 2–3, 2022
    Night Owl 2-Person Scramble: July 23–24, 2022
    Ladies Gate City: July 29–30, 2022
    Pro Am @ Riverside: August 29, 2022
    Labor Day Amateur:  September 3–5, 2022

  • More Summer Fun! (PDF)

    Mayor's Division Fun Runs
    Pocatello Municipal Band Concerts at Ross Park: Sundays, June 26–July 31, 2022
    Southeast Idaho Senior Games: July 8–16, 2022
    Ride the PRT Bus to Ross Park and the Library this Summer: Starts June 6, 2022

Team Sports

Fall/Winter

  • Pocatello Team Sports (PDF)

    Basketball
    Utah Jazz Youth Basketball Program (Girls): Registration, September 1 – 30, 2022
    Youth Basketball D-League (Boys): Registration, September 1 – October 7, 2022
    Youth Basketball D-League (Girls): Registration, December 5, 2022 – January 6, 2023

    Baseball/Softball
    Summer Adult Softball: Registration, March 7 – April 6, 2022
    Fall Adult Softball: Registration, July 18 – August 10, 2022

    Football
    Youth Flag Football: Registration, July 11 – August 5, 2022

    Volleyball
    Adult Women's Volleyball: Registration, July 18 – August 24, 2022

    Special Events
    Future Hoopers: Sessions 1: April 9 – April 30, 2022;
         Session 2: June 4 – 25, 2022
    Pitch Hit & Run: May 6, 2022

Zoo Idaho

Information & Events

  • Zoo Idaho – Information & Events (PDF)

    Annual Events
    Earth Day Clean-Up: Saturday, April 23, 2022
    Mother's Day at the Zoo: Sunday, May 8, 2022
    Endangered Species Day: Friday, May 20, 2022
    Free Day at the Zoo: Saturday, June 4, 2022
    Father's Day at the Zoo: Sunday, June 19, 2022
    Enrichment Day: Saturday, June 18, 2022
    Zoo Hullaballoo: Saturday, August 13, 2022
    Grandparent's Day at the Zoo: Sunday, September 11, 2022

    Monthly Events
    Science Night Trivia: Second Tuesday of every month
    Untamed Art: Fourth Sunday of every month

    Programs
    Science Talks: Thursdays, Mid-February to Mid-March 2022
    Climate Science Series: Wednesdays in April 2022
    Raptor Zone: Mondays in June and August 2022
    Day Classes: Wednesdays in June and August 2022
    Zoo-4-Tots: Fridays in June and August 2022
    Summer Camps: Late June and July 2022
    Keeper Chats: Saturdays, June to August 2022
    Birthday Bearnanza: Weekends