Aquatic Centre

Aquatic Centre

The Hay  River Aquatic Centre is located at 77 Woodland Drive. It offers many ongoing summer and even winter activities. The Aquatic Centre includes a pool, hot tub, steam room and waterslide. Along with these features the Hay River Aquatic Centre employs  fully certified lifeguards, friendly staff and a safe atmosphere. There are many activities to keep kids and adults busy.


Swimming lessons are available year round.  If you're  interested in getting your kids comfortable with water or learning how to swim or even if you want to learn yourself, there are classes for everyone! Click here to get a list of classes and their descriptions.

Having troubles determining which class your child fits under? Find out here.

*Note: To see what classes are being offered and when they are held please contact the Aquatic Centre or call 867-874-6500 for more information.

Is you child's birthday coming up? The Hay River Aquatic Centre offers birthday parties! You get time in the pool and an hour in the Doug Wietermen Hall where there are places to sit, eat some cake and open presents!

For a list of Fees for Drop-In and Passes along with our Hours of Operation, please click here. *Note: Prices maybe be subject to change, please call the Hay River Aquatic Centre at 867-874-6500 for an up-to-date list of Prices.


Aquafit is a water exercise program that is held at the Hay River Aquatic Centre This program is an impact-free, enjoyable exercise class which improves strength, flexibility and endurance. This workout is joint friendly and is perfect for, but not limited to, people with arthritis, back and knee problems. It incorporates the use of floatation belts and foam dumbbells and is performed in both deep and shallow water.  All movements are done completely in the water - ideally, your feet never touch the ground and your head is the only thing that isn't submerged. No registration required.

Summer Heat

Summer Heat is held by the Town of Hay River every summer. This is a supervised program that  allows children from ages 6-12 yrs to get out and explore what Hay River has to offer. From active daily activities, to weekly themes, kids will spend many hours  enjoying this fun-filled program.  Summer Heat is held 9:00a.m- 12:00p.m. and 1:00p.m.- 4:00p.m, Monday-Fridays.

There are usually lots of spots open to register your child throughout the summer,  to check for availability, contact the Hay River Aquatic Centre at (867) 874-6500.

"Come down to the Recreation Centre and place your child in the hottest thing of the Summer... Summer Heat!!"