Crestwood Recreation Centre

Crestwood Recreation Centre offers swimming and fitness amenities in central Medicine Hat.

Beginning Monday, May 2, the facility will be open from 5:45 am to 8:30 pm, Monday to Thursday, and from 5:45 am to 6:00 pm on Fridays.

Program schedule

Doors open at 5:45 a.m., pool opens at 6:00 a.m.

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Lane swims
DayOpen
Monday

6:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m.

11:15 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

Tuesday 6:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Wednesday

6:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m.

11:15 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

Thursday 6:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Friday

6:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m.

11:15 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

1:15 p.m. to 4:15 p.m.

 Aquafit classes

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DayClassTimes
Monday

Full body

8:50 to 9:40 a.m.

9:50 to 10:50 a.m.

6:10 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.

Tuesday - 6:10 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Wednesday

Arms and abs

8:50 to 9:40 a.m.

9:50 to 10:50 a.m.

6:10 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Thursday - 6:10 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Friday

Instructor's choice

8:50 to 9:40 a.m.

9:50 to 10:50 a.m.

6:10 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Fitness area
DayOpen
Monday to Thursday 5:45 a.m. to 8:30 p.m.
Friday 5:45 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Crestwood Rec Centre is also available for school groups. 

Inside Crestwood Recreation Centre

Swimming pool

Crestwood swimming poolIncludes a 25-metre pool, sauna, diving board, swing rope and accessible lift.

Programs offered include:

  • Public swim
  • Lane swim
  • Aquafit classes
  • Swimming lessons
  • Lifesaving courses
  • Birthday parties
  • Waves Swim Club
Fitness area
Crestwood fitness areaIncludes cardio equipment (with accessible features), circuit training/TRX, strength training area and stretch area. Orientation session with a certified trainer is included in a membership. 
Racquetball court

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Equipment available for rent, please see front desk attendant.

Meeting room

Please note, the meeting room is not currently available for booking.

Seating for up to 20 people (tables, chairs and public wifi included).

Visitor information 

Hours of operation
 Hours
Monday to Thursday 5:45 a.m. to 8:30 p.m.
Friday 5:45 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Visitor guidelines

In order to ensure the safety of you and those around you, please review the following guidelines:

General guidelines

  • Locker rentals are available
  • Report any comments, concerns or damaged equipment to facility staff immediately
  • Offensive language or behavior will not be tolerated
  • Carry your facility pass or proof of admission with you at all times
  • In the event of an emergency, contact facility staff for assistance

Footwear

For your safety and to keep our facility clean, we ask that you bring appropriate indoor shoes to work out in the fitness area.


Swimming pool
  • Children under eight years of age must be supervised (within arm's reach) in the water by a responsible person 16 years or older
  • All injuries must be reported to the lifeguards
  • Prior to entering the pool, swimmers are required to have a cleansing shower with soap
  • Persons on medication for high blood pressure, heart conditions, or other medical conditions must consult with their physician prior to use of the sauna
  • Only service animals are permitted in the facility
  • Food is prohibited in the change rooms and on deck. Beverages in non-glass containers are allowed in viewing areas only
  • Please remove shoes prior to entering the pool area
  • Goggles or masks with tempered glass are prohibited

Fitness area
  • Please follow equipment directions and trainer instructions carefully
  • Water only in the fitness area
  • Use courtesy; share the equipment, avoid playing loud music, etc.
  • Do not drop weights and put weights away after use
  • Wipe down equipment to maintain a safe and clean facility

Fees and memberships

Purchase a pass

Daily admission
 Fee (as of March 1, 2022)
Tots (2 years and under) $0.00
Child (3-12 years) $3.80
Youth (13-17 years) $5.30
Student (18+, enrolled) $5.30
Adult (18-59 years) $6.90
Seniors (60+ years) $6.10
Family (2 adults and up to 3 children living in the same household) $16.90
Multi-visit pass (10-uses)
 Fee
Tots (2 years and under) -
Child (3-12 years) $34.25
Youth (13-17 years) $47.75
Student (18+, enrolled) $47.75
Adult (18-59 years) $62.00
Seniors (60+ years) $55.00
Family (2 adults and up to 3 children living in the same household) $152.00
Monthly continuous pass
 Fee
Tots (2 years and under) -
Child (3-12 years) $17.75
Youth (13-17 years) $24.75
Student (18+, enrolled) $24.75
Adult (18-59 years) $32.00
Seniors (60+ years) $28.50
Family (2 adults and up to 3 children living in the same household) $81.50 
31-day pass
 Fee
Tots (2 years and under) -
Child (3-12 years) $21.50
Youth (13-17 years) $28.00
Student (18+, enrolled) $28.00
Adult (18-59 years) $35.75
Seniors (60+ years) $31.50
Family (2 adults and up to 3 children living in the same household) $84.75
Annual facility pass
 Fee
Tots (2 years and under) -
Child (3-12 years) $216.25
Youth (13-17 years) $296.00
Student (18+, enrolled) $296.00
Adult (18-59 years) $388.25
Seniors (60+ years) $343.75
Family (2 adults and up to 3 children living in the same household) $980.50
  • GST is included in all fees
  • Students must show proof of enrolment
  • Passes include access to all Crestwood Recreation Centre fitness classes and member facilities
  • Group rate 10% off 10 or more admissions

 

Fair Entry program

The Fair Entry program helps low income families and individuals afford popular city programs.

Fair Entry program