Residents of Faro

Recreation Centre

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Mailing address: P.O. Box 580, Faro, YT, Y0B 1K0
Street address: Bell Avenue
Rec Centre:994 - 2375
Arena(seasonal): 994 - 2776

What we offer:

  • A full size gymnasium with stage and stocked equipment room
  • A summer pool - 15 meters
  • A full size indoor ice arena
  • A youth lounge with a movie corner (with TV and couches), a craft closet, and lots of board games
  • A squash court
  • A fully equipped weight room
  • A multipurpose room
  • A fully equipped kitchen

Current Hours of Operation

Monday: 1:00 to 6:00 P.M.
Tuesday: 1:00 to 9:00 P.M.
Wednesday: 1:00 to 6:00 P.M.
Thursday 1:00 to 6:00 P.M.
Friday: 1:00 to 9:00 P.M.
Saturday: 1:00 to 6:00 P.M.
Sunday: Closed
*Recreation Centre will be closed on all statutory holidays.

View the Recreation Schedule for current information on the Arena, Youth Lounge and related events.

Sign up for swimming at the Rec Centre or the Town Office. Must have a signed consent form and children under 7 years must be accompanied by someone over the age of 16 years.

Summer Kids Camp - Various programs are offered during the summer. For details and registration, phone the Rec Centre.

Aside from the Recreation Centre, there are also a number of community playgrounds for the children. They are distributed throughout town in easily accessible areas and contain a number of activities for children of all ages. All of the playgrounds, as well as a number of streets and other community areas, have been named in memory of past residents who contributed to Faro