Recreation Programs

Recreation & Leisure Newsletter
An e-newsletter to keep you up-to-date on what's happening in Dawson Recreation & Leisure activities. 

View: Fall Newsletter 2019

City of Dawson Pool 
Pool is closed for the season.

Cross Country Ski Rentals
Skis are no longer available to rent for the season..

Youth After-School Programs
Visit the Recreation office located on the second floor of the fitness centre to register your child. Please make sure to read the parent handbook for our program policies, protocols and general information.
View: Parent Handbook

Art & Margaret Fry Recreation Centre
The arena is closed for the season.

Robert Service School Programs
Adult & youth recreation programs are held at Robert Service School and scheduled through the Recreation Department. All users, please use the side "Rec/Leisure" entrance. Please see the guide for programs. If you are interested in running a program, please contact the Recreation Department Staff, 993-7400 ext 205.

Fitness Centre:The Fitness Centre can be accessed daily between 5 a.m. and 9:30 p.m., users must vacate the facility by 10 p.m.

Fitness Centre* $7.00 day
Fitness Centre* $35.00 month
Fitness Centre* $88.00 3 months
Fitness Centre* $165.00 6 months
Fitness Centre* $319.00 year
* Indicates a 10% discount for youth, seniors 
or citizens living withing City limits.
In addition to membership fees, a $40.00 key FOB deposit is required. 
Depsoit will be refunded once FOB is returned


  • Facility users must be respectful of other users and City employees.
  • Equipment is to be used at the individuals own risk and only for 
    its intended purpose.
  • Using the facility while impaired by alcohol or drugs is prohibited.
  • Appropriate fitness attire and clean indoor shoes must be worn.
  • For the comfort of all patrons, personal music devices are to be
  • used with headphones only.
  • Fitness Centre users are asked to notify Recreation Staff of   
    any suspicious activity in thefacility.
  • During peak times, users are encouraged to share equipment
    by limiting time on cardio equipment to 20 minutes and allowing others to work in-between sets.
  • Facility usage guidelines are to be established by the Recreation      Manager and posted at the facility.

The City of Dawson Fitness Centre is located in the Waterfront Building at 1083 Front St. To purchase a membership, please stop by the Recreation Office on the second floor. 

 Its mud season FINAL