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Echo Dale Swim Lake Open July 17

Gas City Campground, FLC Easing Restrictions

Post Date:07/16/2020 11:30 AM

Medicine Hat – The Echo Dale swim lake is scheduled to reopen to the public on Friday, July 17 at 11 am.

In addition, the Swim Centre (change rooms, washroom) will be open with limited capacity. A bank of portable toilets, maintained by Parks staff, will also be available for visitors.

The Concession will remain closed at this time and visitors are encouraged to bring their own food and snacks. Local food trucks have been invited to attend Echo Dale Regional Park throughout the summer.

Physical distancing efforts must be followed in the water, on the beach and on the grass. Please watch for signs and be respectful of other visitors throughout the park.

Beginning Friday, Gas City Campground will increase their capacity to 100% availability.

When possible, campers should reserve their campsite online or by phone prior to arriving. Debit, Visa and Mastercard are preferred methods of payment.

For more information on campground restrictions, visit the City website.

The gymnasium at the Family Leisure Centre will reopen to the public on Monday, July 20.

For information on hours of operation and the Stay Safe Pass, click here.

For more information on what City facilities are currently open and closed, visit the Parks and Recreation Spaces page.

Anyone who is feeling sick must remain home and follow AHS guidelines.

City recreation facilities continue to be reviewed by Parks and Recreation staff. We appreciate your patience and understanding during this time.

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For further information, please contact:

Scott Richter
Manager of Parks
City of Medicine Hat
403.502.8065

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