Swimming pools

Updates and notices

June 16, 2020

Strathcona County indoor recreation facilities remain CLOSED, targeted re-opening dates listed below.

Strathcona County is taking a phased approach to re-opening recreation and culture facilities. Residents can expect the delivery of County-run services to look different upon re-opening. The safety of our guests and staff remains our top priority.

Please note: re-opening dates listed below are targets and may be subject to change.

  • Millennium Cards continue to be suspended with no payments being taken. Cardholders will be notified before payments resume.
  • Fees and admission rates for re-opening are being reviewed, more information to come.
  • Strathcona Wilderness Centre – campsites and fire pits to open June 19, Lodge and Info Centre to open July 7 to 15.
  • Wellness centres, racquet courts, and fitness tracks – to open July 7 to 15.
  • Indoor fields and dry-surface spaces – to open July 7 to 15
  • Halls at Ardrossan Recreation Complex and Moyer Recreation Centre – to open July 7 to 15
  • Arenas – phased re-opening starting the week of July 7
    • Sherwood Park Arena, Sherwood Park Sports Centre, Glen Allan Recreation Complex – July 7 to 15
    • Millennium Place – August 4 to 7
    • Ardrossan Recreation Complex – mid August
    • Strathcona Olympiette Centre – late August
    • Moyer Recreation Centre – mid September
    • Broadmoor Arena – TBA
  • Festival Place – accepting September rental bookings starting July 15.
  • Public meeting spaces – to open July 7 to 15.
  • Emerald Hills Leisure Centre – to open July 15 to 22.
  • Kinsmen Leisure Centre – to open mid August
  • Pool at Millennium Place – to open early November (due to in progress revitalization project).
  • Indoor playgrounds, youth lounges, and child minding – remain closed (listed in Stage 3 of the province’s relaunch plan.)

More information including guidelines for guests and precautions taken to help prevent the spread of COVID-19 will be available prior to re-opening. Learn more about Strathcona County’s response to COVID-19.

Just Right

Find the pool that is just right for you!

The Emerald Hills Leisure Centre opened in 2016, and now Strathcona County residents have three pools to choose from. To help you find the pool that's just right for you, here's a snapshot of the amenities and activities available at each location:

Emerald Hills Leisure Centre 

3555 Emerald Drive, Sherwood Park 

Emerald Hills Leisure Centre

Amenities:

  • 6 lane, 25 meter lap swim pool
  • 4 lane, 25 meter adjustable depth pool
  • Children's teach pool
  • Whirlpool and steamroom
  • Family and specialty changerooms
  • Full accessibility 

Activities:

  • Swim lessons (Registration starts Tuesday, August 23)
  • Recreational swimming
  • Lap swimming
  • Aqua fitness classes
  • Therapeutic and rehabilitation swimming

Kinsmen Leisure Centre

2001 Oak Street, Sherwood Park 

Kinsmen Leisure Centre

Amenities:

  • 6 lane 25 meter pool
  • Dive pool
  • Whirlpool and steamroom
  • Children's teach pool
  • Water slide
  • Tarzan rope
  • Diving boards
  • Specialty Changeroom

Activities:

  • Recreational swimming 
  • Swim lessons (Registration starts, Tuesday, August 23)
  • Lap swimming 
  • Aqua fitness classes 

Millennium Place

2000 Premier Way, Sherwood Park

Millennium Place

Amenities: 

  • Wave pool
  • Lazy river
  • Aquatic playground
  • 10 lane 25 meter pool 
  • Whirlpool and steamroom
  • Family and specialty changerooms

Activities:

  • Recreational swimming
  • Lap swimming
  • Aqua fitness classes 
  • Specialty / sports programs

 

Questions?
780-467-2211
recreation@strathcona.ca

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Last updated: Friday, March 13, 2020
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