Pocatello Parks & Recreation Activity Guide

The Fall/Winter 2021–2022 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 2021-2022 Activity Guide

Community Recreation Center

Information & Classes

Ross Park Aquatic Complex

Information & Events

Parks

Policies & Amenities

Golf

Leagues, & Tournaments

  • Pocatello Golf – Highland and Riverside Leagues & Tournaments (PDF)

    Leagues
    Men's League: Thursday evenings
    Women's League: Tuesdays @ Highland and Thursdays @ Riverside
    Lady 9ers: Wednesdays at 11 a.m. and12 p.m.
    Couples: Wednesday evenings
    Junior League: Starts @ Highland in May and Riverside in July
    Senior League: Monday mornings
    Highland Junior League: Thursdays starting in May
    Riverside Junior League: Tuesdays starting in July

    Tournaments
    Southeast Idaho Amateur: May 22–23, 2021
    Pro Am @ Riverside: May 24, 2021
    Medical Concept 2-Man Scramble/Best Ball: June 5–6, 2021
    First Choice 54-Hole Shootout:  June 11–12, 2021
    Phil Meador 2-Man Best Ball: July 3–4, 2021
    Night Owl 2-Person Scramble: July 24–25, 2021
    Ladies Gate City: July 30–31, 2021
    Highland Amateur: August 7–8, 2021
    Pro Am @ Highland: August 30, 2021
    Labor Day Amateur: September 4, 5 and 6, 2021

Outdoor Recreation

Events & Classes

  • Pocatello Outdoor Recreation – Events & Classes (PDF)
  • More Summer Fun! (PDF)

    Running/Walking
    Portneuf Valley Fun Run/Walk Challenge Series: May 1, June 12, July 10, August 14, and September 11, 2021

    Camping
    Camp Mink Creek: June 1–3, 2021
    City of Rocks Day Trip & Overnighter: June 25–26, 2021

    Climbing/Hiking
    Adult Rock Climbing: May 11, 18, 25, 2021
    Youth Rock Climbing Lessons: 3 sessions in June, July, and August, 2021
    Intermediate Rock Climbing: July 12–14, 2021
    Intro to Inflatable Kayaking: July 13, 20, & 27, 2021
    Beginning Backpacking: July 30–August 1, 2021
    Climb Mt. Borah: August 21–22, 2021
    Advanced Backpacking: August 26–30, 2021

    Floating
    Float the Portneuf River: June 9, 16, 23, 30; July 14, 21, 2021
    River Safety Basics: June 24, 2021
    Scenic Float Trip: September 4, 2021

    Programs/Challenges
    Stand-Up Paddle Board Fitness: Fridays, June–August, 2021
    Tween & Teen Summer Program: July and August, 2021
    GPS Skills: July 31, 2021
    Treasure Clues: August 7, 2021
    Thor, Jr.: September 24, 2021
    Thor: September 25, 2021

Team Sports

Spring/Summer/Fall

  • Pocatello Team Sports – Spring/Summer/Fall (PDF)

    Basketball
    Utah Jazz Youth Basketball Program: Registration, September 1–24, 2021
    Youth Basketball – "D" League: Boys' Registration, September 1 – October 8, 2021; Girls' Registration, December 6, 2021 – January 7, 2022

    Football
    Youth Flag Football: Registration, July 12 – August 6, 2021
    Adult Flag Football: Registration, July 19 – August 18, 2021

    Softball
    Summer Adult Softball: Registration, March 8 – April 7, 2021
    Fall Adult Softball: Registration, July 19 – August11, 2021

    Volleyball
    Adult Women's Volleyball: July 19 – August 8, 2021

    Special Events
    Future Hoopers: Registration, March 8, 2021
    Pitch Hit & Run: Registration by April 30, 2021

Zoo Idaho

Information & Events

  • Zoo Idaho – Information & Events (PDF)

    Annual Events
    Earth Day Clean-Up: Saturday, April 24, 2021
    Mother's Day at the Zoo: Sunday, May 9, 2021
    Endangered Species Day: Friday, May 21, 2021
    Free Day at the Zoo:  Saturday, June 5, 2021
    Father's Day at the Zoo: Sunday, June 20, 2021
    Enrichment Day: Saturday, June 19, 2021
    Grandparent's Day at the Zoo:  Sunday, September 12, 2021

    Monthly Events
    Science Night Trivia: Second Wednesday of every month
    Zoo Art: Third Tuesday of every month
    Nature Arts & Crafts: Fourth Saturday of every month

    Programs
    Science Talks: Thursdays in March 2021
    Climate Science Series: Thursdays in April 2021
    Raptor Zone: Saturdays in May 2021
    Day Classes: Wednesdays in June and August 2021
    Zoo-4-Tots: Fridays in June and August 2021
    Summer Camps: July 12–15, 19–22, and 26–28
    Birthday Bearnanza: Weekends