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Canmore activities - swimming

Canmore has an outstanding new recreation centre, Elevation Place, located on Railway Avenue. Opened April 2013 it offers a wide range of activities, including swimming for all ages.

Membership is not a requirement as you can pay drop-in fees to use the centres facilities. Or you can buy varied passes, depending on your needs, time available and budget.

The Aquatic Centre includes:

  • 25 metre pool with eight lanes
  • Leisure pool that simulates a beach edge, moving to 1.5 metres deep
  • Lazy river, water slide and children’s play area
  • Steam room as well as a 25-person hot tub
  • Modern locker rooms with showers
  • Second floor spectator viewing
  • On-deck multipurpose room

Check out the Aquatic Centre schedule.


Elevation Place
700 Railway Avenue
Canmore, Alberta
T1W 1P4
Tel: 403.678.8920

Please note: the old swimming pool located at the recreation centre between Canmore Collegiate High School and Canmore Golf & Curling Club is now closed.