Lillooet Recreation, Education, & Cultural Centre


Fitness Programs: 

 Lillooet REC Centre COVID-19 Guidelines for Yoga

  • PAR Q (The Physical Activity Readiness Questionnaire for Everyone)
    When you take part in any fitness activity you will be asked to either complete a PAR-Q, read the large poster version of the form, or complete and print the form here: PAR-Q Questionnaire. This form is designed to identify people for whom a change in physical activity may pose a risk. 

Important Contacts

930 Main Street
Lillooet, BC V0K 1V0

For more information on current programs, facility bookings and program requests, contact the Recreation Centre Office:

Phone: 250-256-7527

Related Links

For more information on local sports teams, leagues and recreation groups, see Sports & Recreation Groups.

Do you have a program idea or want to be an instructor?  
We want to hear from you!  
Please contact the Manager of Recreation:
Bain Gair

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Keep up with what's happening at the REC Centre:
Lillooet REC Centre Calendar of Events


We ask that you do not enter the Lillooet REC Centre if you feel ill, if you have been exposed to the COVID-19 virus, or if you have recently returned from outside the country. Please practice physical distancing and good hygiene. Please be patient and respectful towards other patrons and staff.

Building Hours:

Monday-Friday: 7am - 8pm
Saturday/Sunday: Closed

Office Hours:
Mon-Fri: 9 AM - 5:30 PM 
Sat/Sun: Closed 

Note: Facility is closed on all statutory holidays.

Drop-in and Membership Pass Rates May 1, 2018
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  • Weight Room will reopen Thursday January 20, 2022. Monthly passholders will have their pass expiry date extended to make up for the 4 week closure, based on the original pass expiry date. Please contact the office at 250-256-7527,, if you would prefer to keep your pass on hold or receive a pro-rated refund. Refunds can only be processed during office hours: 9am-5:30pm Monday to Friday. Details of the Provincial COVID-19 restrictions are available here: Provincial Restrictions- Gyms
  • Effective  December 23, 2021 proof of double vaccination is required for age 12+ at all organized events & activities; this includes public skates, and swimming.
  • Effective Monday October 25, proof of double vaccination will be required to access certain activities at the REC Centre including the weight room, adult indoor sports & fitness classes. 
  • Those who wish to have the REC Centre keep their proof of vaccine status on file will need to fill in a consent form. This information will not be shared with anyone and will be destroyed when it is no longer required. Consent can be withdrawn at any time.
    If you do not wish to have your vaccine status kept on file you will need to check in at the office and present your vaccine card at every visit.
  • Please visit the Province of BC website for more information on what activities will require proof of vaccination and to access your BC Vaccine Card: BC Vaccine Card
  • Masks are mandatory in the REC Centre for ages 5+, including the weight room.
  • All weight room users must sign in at the office or weight room for the purposes of contact tracing.
  • Maximum of 6 people in the weight room at a time, 2 per room.
  • Please respect physical distancing guidelines at all times in the weight room. Give people their space (2.5 metres) while exercising.
  • Water fountains are turned off, please bring a water bottle from home.

If you are planning an event or gathering at the REC Centre it must be compliant with the Provincial Gathering and Events Order, which is in effect until January 31, 2022 unless renewed by the Provincial Health Officer.

 Please call the office if you have any questions about planning an event: 250-256-7527, or email with your event details.


We are in Phase 3 of BC's Restart: Province-wide restrictions

COVID-19 operational adjustments:

  • Building Hours: 7:00am-8:00pm Monday to Friday 
  • REC Centre staff will perform a thorough cleaning of the facility twice per day including high contact areas. All users are expected to use the provided disinfectant spray bottles and paper towel to clean their equipment before and after use. 
  • Squash Court: low intensity squash games are permitted.- reopening January 20, 2022
  • Bouldering Wall: Reopening January 20, 2022 All users must have a current waiver/consent form on file. Please visit the office to complete your safety orientation prior to climbing. Max of 2 climbers at a time, physical distancing must be respected, masks are mandatory.
  • Gymnasium: open for drop-in use. Check the daily schedule on Facebook for closures and schedule changes.
  • Public Showers: Cost: $3.00, payable at the office.


The District of Lillooet Recreational, Educational and Cultural Centre is the heart of the Lillooet Community. The REC Centre offers a variety of services and facilities, including:
  • Seasonal Indoor Swimming Pool- 25 metres 6 lanes, diving board, slide & dry sauna. Portable handicap lift available.- Open for the season on Friday September 17, 2021
  • Seasonal Ice Arena with an NHL-sized ice sheet, Concession, 5 Change Rooms and Mezzanine.  2021/22 season: September 27-March 18, 2022. Regular schedule resumes Tuesday January 4, 2022.
  • Fully Equipped Fitness Facility with Cardiovascular and Weight Training Equipment- reopening January 20, 2022
  • Squash Court-reopening January 20, 2022
  • Climbing Wall (Bouldering gym)reopening Jan. 20, 2022
  • Full Size Gymnasium
  •  Kitchen
  • 2 Meeting Rooms
  • Outdoor Playfield with Playground
  • Variety of Workshops & Programs
  • Lillooet Public Library branch


To see the complete schedule of fees and regulations click here: Recreation Services Bylaw 2018, No.458