*Advisory* - Aquatic Centre Parking Lot
To enhance public safety, please be advised the traffic pattern in the aquatic centre parking lot has changed. There is now only one entrance to the parking lot - this is the entrance closest to North Island College. Thank you for your cooperation in obeying the traffic signs.



Comox Valley Recreation Guide

Fall 2016

Try-It SCUBA with Pacific Pro Dive, starts Thursday, October 6, 2016. Swim admission rates apply.

Discover Scuba!

In partnership with UB Dive, Fridays 6:00 – 8:00 pm at the aquatic centre. Free with swim admission. Come early to secure your spot and sign waivers (parents must sign waivers for youth up to 18 years). This is a great opportunity to learn SCUBA in a fun and safe environment.


Recreation is for everyone and the CVRD encourages Comox Valley residents to live active and healthy lifestyles. We offer drop-in fitness opportunities, registered programs and fun leisure and sports activities throughout the year at our two recreation facilities and our exhibition grounds. From swimming and skating, to fitness and wellness, we have something for everyone. 

Free Public Wi-Fi Access Now at the Sports and Aquatic Centres

We are pleased to announce that through a joint initiative with Telus and the CVRD, Telus has brought free public Wi-Fi access to the CVRD sports and aquatic centres.  Patrons and user groups will now be able to access free Wi-Fi from any location (pool decks, reception areas, arenas, stands, meeting rooms) within our recreation facilities.

Patrons using a Telus phone or device will be able to connect immediately to free Wi-Fi through the “#TELUSDirect” network.

Patrons using non-Telus phones or devices will be able to connect using the “#TELUS” network by following a few simple steps.  First time users will need to provide a valid email address and agree to the terms in order to access to the free Wi-Fi.

Aquatic Centre - 377 Lerwick Road in Courtenay

The Aquatic Centre offers a wave pool with 2 slides, an 8 lane 25 metre fitness pool, fitness studio/weight room, sauna, whirlpool, steam room, meeting rooms, and swim shop.

The hot tub is available to those under 16 yrs. of age during these listed swims:

  • Tots swim
  • Everyone welcome swim & slide
  • Super saver swim & slide
  • Family swims

Sports Centre - 3001 Vanier Drive in Courtenay

The  Sports Centre offers 2 ice arenas, a 6 lane 25 metre fitness pool, wellness centre/weight room, sauna, whirlpool, sports track and field, and meeting rooms.


Exhibition Grounds - 4839 Headquarters Road in Courtenay

The Exhibition Grounds  is a great outdoor space that features horseback riding, walking trails, special events and other seasonal activities. Home to the Therapeutic Riding Society, Comox Valley Farmers Market, the annual Musicfest and Comox Valley Exhibition – to name a few.