Crestwood Recreation Centre

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

Program schedule

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

View all programs  April pool schedule   May pool schedule  June pool schedule
Public and lane swim

Email us to book your school or group. 

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
AquaFit Classes

AquaFit is an excellent low impact workout for all fitness levels.

Expect a mix of cardio and strength components. Classes use a variety of equipment, including paddles, flutter boards, noodles and more.

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Fitness area
Three fitness rooms include 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. 

 

One of three fitness areas at CRC One of three fitness areas at CRC One of three fitness areas at CRC

Racquetball court
Racquetball court

Equipment available for rent, please see front desk attendant.

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Meeting room

Meeting room at CRC

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

Book space

Visitor information 

Hours of operation

Regular Hours

 DayHours
Monday to Thursday 5:45 a.m. to 8:30 p.m.
Friday 5:45 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Saturday 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Holiday Hours

HolidayHours
New Years Day Closed
Family Day Closed
Good Friday Closed
Easter Monday Regular hours
Victoria Day Closed
Canada Day Closed
Heritage Day Closed
Labour Day Closed
National Day of Truth and Reconciliation Closed
Thanksgiving Day Closed
Remembrance Day Closed
Christmas Eve Closed
Christmas Day Closed
Boxing Day Closed
New Year's Eve Closed
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  Cancellation and refund policy

Please note a family pass may include a maximum of two adults and the children, youth, and/or students of the same household to a maximum of seven family members.

Daily admission
 User2023 Fee2024 Fee
Tots (2 years and under) $0.00 (included with Adult pass) $0.00 (included with Adult pass)
Child (3-12 years) $4.00 $4.25
Youth (13-17 years) $5.50 $5.75
Student (18+, enrolled) $5.50 $5.75
Adult (18-59 years) $7.25 $7.55
Seniors (60+ years) $6.50 $6.75
Family $17.50 $18.25
Multi-visit pass (10-uses)
 User2023 Fee2024 Fee
Tots (2 years and under) $0.00 (included with Adult pass) $0.00 (included with Adult pass)
Child (3-12 years) $35.50 $38.25
Youth (13-17 years) $49.75 $51.75
Student (18+, enrolled) $49.75 $51.75
Adult (18-59 years) $64.50 $67.95
Seniors (60+ years) $57.25 $60.75
Family $158.00 $164.25
Monthly continuous pass
 User2023 Fee2024 Fee
Tots (2 years and under) $0.00 (included with Adult pass) $0.00 (included with Adult pass)
Child (3-12 years) $18.50 $19.25
Youth (13-17 years) $25.75 $26.75
Student (18+, enrolled) $25.75 $26.75
Adult (18-59 years) $33.25 $34.50
Seniors (60+ years) $29.75 $31.00
Family $84.75 $88.25
31-day pass
 User2023 Fee2024 Fee
Tots (2 years and under) $0.00 (included with Adult pass) $0.00 (included with Adult pass)
Child (3-12 years) $22.25 $23.25
Youth (13-17 years) $29.25 $30.50
Student (18+, enrolled) $29.25 $30.50
Adult (18-59 years) $37.25 $38.75
Seniors (60+ years) $32.75 $34.00
Family $88.25 $91.75
Annual facility pass
 User2023 Fee2024 Fee
Tots (2 years and under) $0.00 (included with Adult pass) $0.00 (included with Adult pass)
Child (3-12 years) $222.00 $230.00
Youth (13-17 years) $307.75 $320.00
Student (18+, enrolled) $307.75 $320.00
Adult (18-59 years) $399.00 $412.00
Seniors (60+ years) $357.00 $370.00
Family $1,017.00 $1,055.00
  • Family includes a maximum of two adults and the children, youth, and/or students of the same household to a maximum of seven family members
  • 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