Fernie Aquatic Centre


Please note: The pool will be closed for annual maintenance starting on May 6, 2017. Reopening is scheduled for July 4th, 2017.

*The Aquatic Centre is closed on Statutory Holidays *

Pool Swim Schedules

REGULAR Swim Schedule (Ending May 6, 2017)

Public Swim
Mon, Wed, Fri (7am-1pm) & (3pm-8pm)
Tues, Thurs (9am-1pm) & (3pm-8pm)                                     NEW! Senior Lane / Tot Swim
Tues (1pm-3pm)
Sat & Sun (12pm-6pm)

Lane Swim
Mon, Wed (7am-1pm) (3pm-4pm) (6:30pm-8pm)
Tue & Thur (9am-1pm) (3pm-4pm) (6:30pm-8pm)
Fri (7am-1pm) (3pm-8pm)
Sat (12pm-2pm) (4pm-6pm)
Sun (12pm-6pm)
Please note there is no public swim lane from 4:00pm - 6:30pm Mon to Thurs due to organized instructional programs.

Water Slide
Mon, Tue, Wed, Thurs, Fri (4pm-6pm)
Sat & Sun (1pm - 5pm)

Active Fit
Mon, Wed & Fri (8:30am - 9:15am)

Gentle Fit
Tue, Thurs & Fri (10:30am - 11:15am)

Red Cross Swim
Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur & Fri (9am - 11am) & (3:30pm-5:30pm)

Inflatable Toy Swim
Sat (2pm - 4pm)  *No swim lane when toy is in the pool.

Swim Club
Mon, Tues, Wed, Thurs (4:30pm-7pm)
Fri (7am-8am)

Please note: at least one lane of the main pool is available for laps during most Public Swim times. During public swim times there may be shared use of the facilities due to organized instruction programs such as swim lessons and swim club.

Programs and Swim Lessons

For information on Programs and Swim Lessons please visit Aquatic Programs.  We are currently taking registrations for Winter Swim Lessons.  Drop in to register at the Aquatic Centre, 250 Pine Avenue or please call 250.423.4466 for details.

Summer Lesson Schedule


Please see the Leisure Services Aquatic Centre & Arena Admission Rates.pdf [PDF - 117 KB] for current pool admission rates with or without a Leisure Services Access Card.

The Fernie Aquatic Centre is a multi-purpose indoor facility providing both leisure and educational aquatic experiences for residents and visitors of all ages as well as access to a steam room, hot tub and water slide.

The facility includes four bodies of water:

  • a small leisure pool perfect for small children
  • an eight-lane 25m competitive pool, used for both casual lane swim fitness and competitive meets
  • a 25 person hot tub

Additional facility features:

  • steam room
  • pool viewing area
  • full service retail swimming boutique and swim accessory

Fitness Centre

The fitness centre located in the Fernie Aquatic Centre is open for business. Come and enjoy a workout on our treadmill, bike or weights after a nice dip in the pool.

Fernie Aquatic Centre
250 Pine Avenue
Fernie, BC 
Inquiries: 250.423.4466