Aquatic Centre

Kitimat's community swimming and leisure pool offers public swimming, aquafit classes and private and semi-private lessons.


Aquafit classes for all skill levels are available at the pool. Punch passes are welcome if space is available.

Aquafit classes
 Drop-In Fees

$8 Adult

$5 Youth/student

(when space is available)

 Punch Passes

Buy an Aquafit punch pass to save on fees.

Pass prices:

  • $35 for 5 sessions
  • $70 for 10 sessions

Punch passes expire at the end of the season and are non-transferable and non-refundable after purchase.

Note: Schedules are subject to change.

 Birthday Parties
 Facility Birthday Party Options

Locker Rental

Lock rental: $5.00 with $4.00 refunded when the lock is returned.

Pool Features

Main pool

  • Co-ed sauna
  • Exercise area
  • Handicap lift
  • Lazy river
  • Leisure pool
  • One metre diving board
  • Pool toys
  • Tot slide
  • Universal change rooms
  • Water park
  • Water slide
  • Whirlpool

Fitness area

  • Exercise bike
  • Exercise mats
  • Fitness ball
  • Hand weights
  • Recumbent bike
  • Rowing machine and treadmill

Disability-friendly access

  • Accessible change rooms and showers
  • Accessible viewing areas
  • Aquatic wheelchair
  • Parking for the physically challenged is available behind the pool; call ahead if you require access into the pool facility via the back doors
  • Pool entry lift and ramp

Pool Fees

Public drop-in fees

Every Thursday is Toonie Thursday when public swimming costs only a toonie. 

Pool Rules and Safety

Make yourself familiar with the pool rules and have a fun, safe experience.

Pool Schedule

Fall pool schedule

Program Registration

 Register by phone
 Call Tamitik at 250-632-8955
 Book Online
 Use our online registration page to book your programs and activities.
 Register in person
 Visit us at Sam Lindsay Aquatic Centre.

Private Rentals

Contact the Sam Lindsay Aquatic Centre for information on availability and cost for a private pool rental.

Swim Lessons

Register for swim lessons


Adult Swim Lessons

Adult lessons are available in a group setting or through private lessons. Find out more from the leisure guide or phone Sam Lindsay Aquatic Centre at 250-632-8955.

Rookie, Ranger & Star Patrol

The Rookie, ranger and Star Patrol Program each have three modules to include Water Proficiency, Recognition & Rescue and First Aid. The CSP (Canadian Swim Program) program:

  • Allows for integration of the CSP into existing learn-to-swim programs (Swim for Life, Red Cross, I can Swim and YMCA programs).
  • Provides the swimming, rescue and first aid skills necessary ro prepare candidates for success in the Bronze Medal programs.
  • Provides programming for customers such as summer camps or schools in conjunction with school-based swimming programs.

Rookie, Ranger & Star Patrol additional information

Red Cross Swim Lessons

Remember to bring your child's progress card to the start of every new class for evaluation tracking.

If the class you want to register for is full, ask to be placed on a wait list.

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