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Community Facilities / Canoe Valley Recreation Centre

 

PLEASE READ PRIOR TO RETURNING TO THE FACILITY

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

Please note:

  • Face masks are required in all areas of the facility, but not required when exercising
  • Adult Team Sports are suspended until further notice, including Floor Hockey and Adult 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).

PROOF OF VACCINATION:

Effective Monday, September 13, the Canoe Valley Recreation Centre will require proof of vaccination for entry. This is by order of the Provincial Health Officer.

To facilitate this, we are returning to an appointment-based system and doors to the Recreation Centre will be locked. Staff will meet those with a pre-scheduled appointment at the front doors of the facility at the appointed time and will confirm vaccination status. As per Provincial orders, the following forms will be accepted as vaccination proof:

  • A BC immunization record (accepted until September 26, 2021)
  • The BC Vaccine Card (save it to your phone, print it, or get a copy in the mail)
  • An outside-of-BC immunization record (accepted if you are visiting BC)

SCHEDULE:

  • Monday - Friday: 6am - 9pm
  • Saturday - Sunday: Closed

FITNESS FACILITIES:

Please contact the facility directly 250-566-4740 for membership and drop in fees

  • Walk-ins for the fitness facility may be permitted provided maximum occupancy (under our COVID-19 Safety Plan) has not been met
  • Reduced Facility Capacity
  • You must bring your own water, towels, etc.

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 Facility Information

The Canoe Valley Recreation Centre is open year round at 100 Elm Street, Valemount, in the beautiful Canoe Valley.

Mailing Address: PO Box 358, Valemount BC, V0E 2Z0

In winter ice recreational services include hockey, figure skating and public skating.

In the off-season the arena is available for a multitude of activities such as badminton, tennis, pickle ball, floor hockey and indoor soccer. At this time the walking track is CLOSED.

If you are interested in renting the Recreation Centre for an event, contact Community Services: bookingrv@rdffg.bc.ca or call 1-800-667-1959 to discuss your rental needs and 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 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