Courtenay Outdoor Pool

The Outdoor Pool is open for the season!

Get ready to make a splash! (at the deep end of course.)
The Courtenay & District Memorial Pool is a 30-metre outdoor pool located next to the Lewis Centre at 489 Old Island Highway.
The pool is open seasonally for the months of June, July, and August.

We offer public swimming, Adaped swims, Aquafit, Lengths, Lessons, water toys and a pool lift.


Courtenay Recreation is excited to announce that FREE SWIMS will be offered at the Courtenay Outdoor Pool in Lewis Park to celebrate the 75th anniversary!

Stay cool and book the pool for a private rental for your friends and family!
There are times available Saturdays & Sundays 5:00 - 6:00 pm, 6:00 - 7:00 pm, 7:00 - 8:00 pm and starting August 12 - 30 Monday-Fridays 5:00 - 6:00 pm, 6:00 - 7:00 pm.
Call the Lewis Centre to book! 

Interested in starting the pathway to becoming a lifeguard?
The Courtenay Outdoor Pool is running a Bronze Medallion/Cross Combo course August 12 - 16, 18 - 20 3:30 pm - 9:00 pm. Take advantage of this opportunity and get certified for Both Bronze Medallion and Bronze Cross in one program! Register now: Activity detail | Courtenay Recreation ( 

Public Swim Schedules

Children's Swim Lessons

Private Lessons & Pool Rentals


Registration is online or over the phone only at 250-338-5371 or 250-338-1000        

View the Outdoor Pool pages of the Spring/Summer Rec Guide here:

Outdoor Pool pages Flipping Book

VIRTUAL TOUR: Courtenay Outdoor Pool Virtual Tour 

Wading Pool - CLOSED for the season

Rotary Water Park 

The Rotary Water Park is at Lewis Park, outside the main pool area next to the Lewis Centre parking lot.
Open daily 10:00 am - 7:00 pm throughout the summer season.
Free admission! Please note that hours are subject to change.

Pool Lift

The outdoor pool has a lift (installed in 2014) for those with accessibilty issues. Visit the Outdoor Pool Lift  page for more information.


Virtual Tour