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Community Facilities / Robson Valley Recreation Centre

 

PLEASE READ PRIOR TO RETURNING TO THE FACILITY

The Recreation Centre Arena and the FitPit hours are subject to frequent changes under COVID-19 Provincial Health Orders and WorkSafeBC regulations. Please call the Arena for the latest facility hours.

Use of the FitPit and arena floor will require an appointment. To book an appointment please call 250-569-3360.

Please note:

  • Face masks are required in all areas of the facility, except when using exercise equipment as long as 2m distancing between users can be maintained at all times.
  • Adult Team Sports are suspended until further notice, including Adult Floor Hockey and Lawn Bowling.
  • Child and youth programs continue.

Due to Provincial Health Regulations, spectators are not allowed at any sport activities. The only people allowed are those providing care to a participant or player (e.g. first aid).

SCHEDULE:

Monday to Friday: 6am - 9pm

FITNESS FACILITIES:

  • Walk-ins for the fitness facilities may be permitted provided maximum occupancy (under our COVID-19 Safety Plan) has not been met
  • Reduced Facility Capacity: Maximum of 2 people in the free-weight room, 1 person in the stretch room, 2 people in the cardio area, for a total of 5 people in the Fit-Pit
  • You must bring your own water, towels, etc.
  • Showers are unavailable at this time

COURT SPORTS:

  • COVID occupancy for courts is 1 person, unless immediate family members

ARENA FLOOR (ICE OFF): 

  • Maximum of 6 people permitted at one time
  • Badminton and pickle ball, 1 vs. 1, unless immediate family

RECREATION CENTRE COVID-19 OPERATIONS - WHAT DOES THIS MEAN?

  • "Regular" COVID procedures and screening apply for all who are entering the facilities
  • Increased cleaning and sanitizing
  • Increased physical distancing
  • Reduced capacity
  • Reduced operating hours

GENERAL INFORMATION:

The Robson Valley Recreation Centre is located at 461 Columbia, McBride, in the beautiful Robson Valley.

Mailing Address: PO Box 760, McBride BC, V0J 2E0

The 30,000 ft2 Recreation Centre offers recreational activities year round including a 500 seat regulation size hockey arena, two sheets of curling ice and a 125 seat lounge.

The Recreation Centre fitness facility, the FitPit, offers equipment such as steppers and treadmills, recumbent bikes, 8 Paramount toning machines and a full line of free weights.

The Recreation Centre also offers a convert-a-court, a moving wall system that allows users to play squash, racquetball, wallyball and basketball, and also opens up the area for meetings and social events. Rink surfaces are used for roller hockey, tennis, indoor soccer and social events such as weddings and dances in the summer.

If you are interested in renting the Recreation Centre for an event you are planning, contact Community Services: bookingrv@rdffg.bc.ca or 1-800-667-1959. Staff will be happy to discuss your rental needs and help complete a rental agreement.

  • All events and organized recreational activities booked at the Recreation Centre require Event Insurance to a minimum value of $3,000,000 Commercial General Liability. At the Regional District's discretion, more CGL can be required depending on the type of event and activities taking place. Event organizers are encouraged to shop around for event insurance with insurance agents or at https://miabc.eventpolicy.ca *
  • If guests will be dining, consult Northern Interior Health for guidelines and regulations.
  • If alcoholic beverages will be served, consult the BC Liquor Board for guidelines and regulations.

Facility Manager: Lyle Lewis

* For information only and does not indicate the Regional District's endorsement of a particular company, product, or website