Recreation

The CVRD is developing an Indoor Recreation Facilities Master Plan that looks at the long term future of the region in the context of its changing environment, demography, emerging priorities and needs for indoor recreation facilities. We encourage you to get involved - learn more about community engagement opportunities, and fill out the survey and have your say!

SCHEDULE CHANGES, UPDATES & SPECIAL EVENTS

 

 

Comox Valley Recreation Guide

Winter 2017

Board Fit Program

Early Dismissal Friday's

Try it Scuba!

Try-It SCUBA with Pacific Pro Dive, starts up again Thursday, January 5, 2017. 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, 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.

PLEASE NOTE:
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, 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. Concession hours

Exhibition Grounds - 4839 Headquarters Rd., 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.