The RDCK Recreation team is committed to providing safe and fun experiences for you and your whole family to enjoy. Check out the Program Guide for your local recreation facility for all your options, or browse all facilities and programs in our online registration system.

 Explore, browse and register for recreation programs and general admission visits online!




The Winter 2023 Program Guides are available online! Browse programs for you and your whole family. Register online, by phone and in person. Access the Program Guides here.

NEW LSS Swim for Life® program at the RDCK! Starting January 1, 2023, swimming lessons and lifeguard programs at RDCK aquatic facilities will be provided by the Lifesaving Society Canada (LSS). More information coming soon!

For updated hours of operation, visit the Facility Hours page.
For information about the new 2022 fees and charges for admissions and rental rates (effective September 6, 2022), go to the Policies & Procedures page.
Pre-paid admissions, or "10-punch passes," are now available for purchase. Buy 10 general admission visits to your local recreation facility for the price of 9. Call or drop by the front desk of your local facility for more details. New conditions apply.

Need to create an online registration account? Use this form: RDCK account and consent form.

We're hiring! Looking for fun and active jobs in your community? Check out opportunities for various recreation jobs in Castlegar, Creston, Nelson, and Salmo. Visit the RDCK Jobs page here and apply today!

Plan for a safe visit:

  • Masks are not required. You are encouraged to wear a mask if that makes you feel more comfortable.
  • Please be kind. Respect each other’s personal space and decision to wear a mask if that’s the case.
  • If you do feel sick or have symptoms, please stay home.
Follow all current guidelines from the authorities, so we can enjoy safe and fun experiences together.

What to expect when registering, attending programs, or visiting our facilities:

Registering for programs or reserving general admission time-slots

  • To register online, click here.
  • To register by phone, please call one of our complexes:

    Castlegar & District Community Complex
    Tel: 250-365-3386

    Creston & District Community Complex
    Tel: 250-428-7127

    Nelson & District Community Complex
    Tel: 250-354-4386

    Salmo & Area G Recreation Department
    Tel: 250-357-0121

    Slocan Valley Recreation
    Tel: 250-226-0008


Time-Based Memberships (Active Pass) - Available now! 

Time-based memberships or “Active Pass" facility passes for RDCK recreation facilities are available for purchase. The Active Pass provides general admission to fitness centres/weight rooms, pools and arenas.

For those who provide proof that they are fully vaccinated, the Active Pass allows you to access all General Admission programs available at the facility.

Passes for 1 month, 3 months and 6 months can be purchased in person or by phone with your local recreation facility.

Also available: 10 Punch Pass for Salmo Recreation


One Month Pass

Three Month Pass

Six Month Pass





2nd Adult same household








With purchase of Adult One/Three/Six Month Pass





Salmo and District




2nd Salmo and District Adult





Salmo and District




With purchase of Adult One/Three/Six Month Pass




Adult 10 Punch Pass

Salmo and District



Youth 10 Punch Pass

Salmo and District



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The content on this page was last updated February 1 2023 at 10:43 AM