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Due to COVID-19, a number of changes have been implemented. Click here for more information relating to changes in the Parks & Recreation Department.

What We Do For You
The Parks and Recreation Department provides both indoor and outdoor leisure and recreation opportunities by:

  • developing and maintaining a diverse urban landscape to the highest possible standards, using the most effective and efficient means possible, with a focus on sound environmental practices; and
  • encouraging all residents to be physically active through indoor and outdoor services and programs that are accessible and affordable. 

What You Can Find Throughout the City

Click the links on the left navigation menu to explore what Parks and Recreation has to offer!

Please Note: Parks and Recreation, in consultation with the Medicine Hat Fire Department, urge everyone to use precautions when using public fire pits located throughout the City Parks. We would like to remind residents that it is their responsibility to fully extinguish fires when done, keep fires low, and use clean dry wood.

Parks and Recreation
Main Office Phone:
Fax: 403.529.8254

Crestwood Recreation Centre: 403.529.8320
Family Leisure Centre
: 403.502.8566
Registration Line: 403.525.8844
Fax: 403.502.8561

Bookings and Rentals
Susan McDonald, Recreation Facility Coordinator
Phone: 403.502.8745

Skating Hotline: 403.502.8570
Swimming Hotline: 403.502.8571