Outdoor Pool at Lewis Park Opening for the 2021 Season

May 7, 2021

Get your swims and splashes in this summer at the Outdoor Pool at Lewis Park! The pool opens for the season on Monday, May 31st.

The team at Courtenay Recreation are carefully following Public Health Orders (PHO) and all activities at the pool this season will need to be reserved in advance. Reservations can be made in two week increments for length swims, open swims and Aquafit classes.

All pool program information will be released on Tuesday, May 11th from our recreation page. Starting Monday, May 17th, patrons can begin reserving spots for the following pool activities only:

  • Length swims
  • Open swim
  • Adapted swim
  • Aquafit classes
  • Swimming lessons

Registration for all other summer programs begins on May 31st.

The safety of participants and staff is Courtenay Recreation’s top priority. The pool will be operating at reduced capacity according to both PHO and British Columbia Recreation and Parks Association guidelines. Equipment will be limited to flutter boards, personal flotation devices and fitness belts, and will be disinfected after each use.

The change rooms will not be available, so come prepared to swim. As per current Public Health Orders masks are required in the dry areas of the pool and the washrooms. View the detailed guidelines and safety plans for the Outdoor Pool (will be posted May 14th).

For more information call the Lewis Centre at 250-338-5371 or the Filberg Centre at 250-338-1000 or check for pool program information online starting May 11th at www.courtenay.ca/reconline