Lillooet Recreation, Education, & Cultural Centre

Important Contacts

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

Phone: 250.256.7527

930 Main Street
Lillooet, BC V0K 1V0

Director of Recreation: Wayne Robinson


Related Links

Referendum Video

Our 2014/2015 arena schedule is available here [PDF]

Our Fall program schedule is available here [PDF]

View our Recreation Calendar here, updated weekly!

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

Do you have a program idea or want to an instructor?  
We want to hear from you!  
Please contact the Director of Recreation.

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2014 Holiday Hours

December 24: 7 am - 4 pm
December 25: Closed - Open for community dinner 4-6pm
Deceber 26: Closed
January 1: Closed


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:

  • 25 Metre Indoor Swimming Pool, Sauna & Hot Tub
  • Ice Arena with and NHL sized ice sheet, Concession and Mezzanine
  • Fully Equipped Fitness Facility with Cardiovascular and Weight Training Equipment
  • Squash Court
  • Climbing Wall (Bouldering gym)
  • Full Size Gymnasium
  • Commercial Kitchen
  • 3 Meeting Rooms
  • Outdoor Playfield with Playground
  • Full Catering Services
  • Variety of Workshops & Programs
  • Daycare on site
  • A branch of the Lillooet Public Library


Facility Hours (Sept 29 through Mid March):
Mon-Fri: 7:00 am - 9:00 pm;
Sat: 11 am - 2 pm;
Sun: 3:15 pm - 8 pm (arena and weight room only)

Office Hours (Sept 28 through June):
Mon-Thurs: 8:30 am - 8:00 pm;
Fri: 8:30 am - 4:30 pm;
Sat/Sun: Closed 

Facility Hours(Mid March through September):
Mon-Fri: 7:00 am - 9:00 pm;
Sat: 11 am - 2 pm;
Sun: Closed  

Office Hours (July through September):
Mon-Fri: 8:30 am - 4:30 pm;
Sat/Sun: Closed

Note: Facility is closed on all statutory holidays, hours of operation may be extended due to facility bookings.  


REC Center Bouldering Wall

The Lillooet and District bouldering wall is located in our fitness area.  The wall is 12 meters wide by 4 meters hight.  All particioants must sign a waiver/informed consent form and watch a safety video before participating.  Participants 13 years and under must be accompanied by an adult at all times.  We change around the routes and holds at least once a season. The schedule is as follows:

Mon - Fri 8:30 am - 9 pm
Saturday: 11 am - 2 pm
Sunday: Closed

Kid's Climbing Club: Monday 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm (led by the Director of Recreation) 
Adult Clibing Night: Tuesday: 7 pm - 9 pm


Summer Hiking Series

The REC Department offers hiking and backpacking adventures with its very own Hiking Guide, accredited by the Association of Canadian Mountain Guides.  Check out the 2014 Summer Hiking Series schedule [PDF]


Find out more


Video Updates

Rec Centre Updates: Our new bouldering gym is open!


Find more Rec Centre video updates on our YouTube channel, and don't forget to follow us on YouTube for all the latest news.