Our community is a great place to live. The District has qualified recreation professionals who are dedicated to providing quality services in - parks, sports, recreation, open spaces, programs and special events.
Each of these helps to provide our residents the ability to lead healthy, active and productive adult lives.
The Department manages the 89,000 square foot recreation centre including an arena, curling rink, weight room, racquetball & squash courts, youth centre, concession, day care, library, meeting rooms and an aquatic centre with splash pool, hot tub, dry sauna and steam room).
The facilities within the community include:
The department oversees custodial services for all District owned buildings in Tumbler Ridge – including the Community Centre, Golf Club, the Visitor Centre, Willow Hall, District owned condominiums, Public Works Building, the Fire Hall and the District Town Office.
Our seasonal program guides provide information regarding all District community programs along with a variety of programs offered by community groups.
Some Annual Events of note that the Community Services & Facilities Department helps to organize are: Canada Day Celebrations, The Terry Fox Run, Winter Carnival, the Emperor's Challenge and the Tumbler Ridge Annual Triathlon.
AARFP – Alberta Association of Recreation Facilities Personnel
BCRPA – British Columbia Recreation Parks Association
RFABC – Recreation Facilities Association British Columbia
NBCRA – Northern British Columbia Recreation Association