What we do for you:
The Parks and Recreation Department provides both indoor and outdoor leisure and recreation opportunities by:

  • developing and maintaining a diverse urban landscape to the highest possible standards, using the most effective and efficient means possible, with a focus on sound environmental practices; and
  • encouraging all residents to be physically active through indoor and outdoor services and programs that are accessible and affordable. 

What can you find throughout the city?

Click the links on the left navigation menu to EXPLORE what Parks and Recreation has to offer!


Please Note: Parks and Recreation, in consultation with the Medicine Hat Fire Department, urge everyone to use precautions when using public fire pits located throughout the City Parks. We would like to remind residents that it is their responsibility to fully extinguish fires when done, keep fires low, and use clean dry wood.

Contact Parks & Recreation:
Parks and Recreation Main Office Phone: 403.529.8333
Fax: 403.529.8254

Recreation Phone: 403.502.8566 (Family Leisure Centre)

Registration Line: 403.525.8844

Registration Information (Internal Link)

Fax: 403.502.8561


Recreation Facilities Coordinator (Bookings & Rentals)
Susan McDonald
Phone: 403.502.8745
Email: susmcd@medicinehat.ca

Skating Hotline: 403.502.8570

Swimming Hotline: 403.502.8571

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