Dryden (City of)

Site: Dryden - Whyte Ave

Service: Recreation Complex Services

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Description & Services
Description (Service) Operates a multi purpose recreational facility 
  • Offers a variety of group exercise classes for all levels of fitness including pilates, yoga and spinning 
  • Provides an indoor track for year round walking
  • Provides scheduled hockey, skating sessions and public skating 
  • Posts schedule of activities online 
  • Offers ice surface rentals 
  • Offers surface (no ice) summer rentals for events such as concerts, exhibitions and indoor soccer
Cardio and Weight Room (Fitness Centre) 
  • Provides a cardio room with treadmills, recumbent bikes, spinning bikes, upright bikes, elliptical machines, steppers, a rowing machine and a stretcher 
  • Provides a weight room with strength training equipment and free weights 
  • Offers a 1-2 hour orientation to familiarize patrons with all equipment 
  • Offers personal trainers
  • Provides a racquetball court that can also be used for wallyball, badminton and progressive tennis 
  • Provides a squash court that can also be used for basketball
  • Provides a 5 lane, 25 metre swimming pool that includes a waterslide, a therapeutic pool, diving board and sauna 
  • Offers public swims, private and group lessons and waterfit classes
Hours Office: Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm 
Arena: Mon-Fri 6 am-12 midnight * Sat-Sun 7 am-11 pm 
Pool and Fitness Centre and Courts: Mon-Fri 5:30 am-9 pm * Sat-Sun 8 am-8 pm
Areas Served Dryden
Eligibility Ages: 6 year(s) and up 
Children 5 years and under must be accompanied by individual 16 years of age and older
Cardio and Weight Room (Fitness Centre) 
  • Patrons 18 years of age and under must have written consent from parent/caregiver 
  • Patrons 14 years of age and under must be accompanied by adult and have waiver signed each time
  • Patrons must be 6 years of age and older 
  • Allowed court time for individual use is 45 minutes 
  • Booking accepted up to 2 weeks ahead
  • Must be minimum of 6 years of age to be admitted to pool on own 
  • Children 5 years of age and under must be accompanied by and be within arms reach of individual 14 years of age and older
Application Program dates and times vary; contact office for current schedules
Cardio & Weight Room (Fitness Centre) 
  • Sign up at front desk for orientation to equipment 
  • Contact personal trainers individually to sign up for their services
Reservations for single or double time slots accepted on first come basis up to 1 week in advance
Fitness Classes 
  • No advance registration necessary; sign list prior to class 
  • Drop in to any class
Some pool fitness classes require advance registration; call office to make arrangements
Languages English
Fees Program ; Service ; None - Indoor walking program; Cardio & Weight Room orientation session; Courts equipment
Additional Services at this Site
Contact Information
Office Phone General Inquiries 807-223-2225 
Main Office: 807-223-1425 
Pool and Fitness Centre Information: 807-223-1430
Fax 807-223-6989
E-Mail generalinquiries@dryden.ca
Website www.dryden.ca
Primary Contact Steven Belanger, Community Services Manager/Recreation Complex; Phone: 807-223-1425 ext 3; Email: sbelanger@dryden.ca
Site Location Across the street from Safeway
Located In Community Dryden
Address 84 Whyte Ave
Dryden, ON P8N 1A5
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Intersection Whyte Ave and Albert St
Mailing Address c/o Recreation Department 
30 Van Horne Ave 
Dryden, ON P8N 2A7
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (10) Local Government
Funding City / Town ; Fees