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Goulbourn Recreation Complex

Location and Contact

1500 Shea Road
Ottawa, ON K2S 0B2

613-580-2532
grc@ottawa.ca

Hours of Operation

Monday to Friday, 6 am to 10 pm
Saturday, 7 am to 9 pm
Sunday, 7 am to 8 pm
Statutory holidays, 7 am to 4 pm

 

Facility Features

  • Free public Wi-Fi
  • On site parking

Drop-in Activities

Browse the listing of drop-in activities

Rentals

Browse the listing of rental spaces

Register for Activities

To browse registered programs available City-wide, visit our online Recreation Guide PDFs

To search registered programs available at this facility, please visit JOINOttawa.

Accessibility features

The accessibility features of this facility are detailed below. While the City of Ottawa is constantly working to improve access, please note that not all parts of every facility are necessarily 'accessible for all' as facilities were built to meet accessibility standards of their time.

Parking

  • 11 designated accessible parking spaces
  • Accessible path of travel from the parking lot to entrance with access aisle
  • 10 metres from parking space to the door

Passenger Loading Zone

  • Cut curb
  • Hazard indicator

Entrance/Exit

  • 2 accessible entrances
  • Wide door for wheelchair passage
  • Automatic door opener
  • Direct access to the main floor, lobby, elevator

Interior

  • Ramp in Rink B to seating area
  • Accessible seating available
  • Wheelchair available for patrons

Reception desks

  • Accessible counters
  • Floor area for maneuvering a wheelchair

Floor Surfaces

  • Slip resistant surfaces
  • Low pile carpet

Signage

  • Directional signs
  • Tactile signage
  • High contrast signage
  • Large lettering

Washrooms

  • 2 Washrooms with barrier free openings
  • Lowered sink counters
  • Lowered towel dispensers
  • Lowered hand dryers in Rink B
  • Lowered drinking fountains
  • Large stalls to allow transfers

Elevator/Lift

  • Access to all floors
  • Rink A to access seating area
  • Visible and audible door indicators
  • Raised and Braille lettering

Stairs

  • Good colour contrast
  • Continuous hand rails

Pool 

  • Ramp access
  • Zero entry access point
  • Water wheelchair available
  • Colour contrast edging around the pool
  • Therapeutic (or warm water) pool
  • Accessible equipment

Pool Change Room 

  • Barrier free stalls
  • Toilet/shower grab bars
  • Lowered soap dispensers
  • Lowered hand dryers
  • Roll-in shower access
  • Seat in the shower
  • Child change tables
  • Universal (gender-neutral) changeroom
  • Benches in the accessible change room stalls and/or adult change tables
  • Hand-held shower head
  • Grab bars in the accessible stall
  • Accessible equipment
  • Automatic door opener 

 Fitness Change Room

  • Barrier free stalls
  • Toilet/shower grab bars
  • Lowered sink counters
  • Lowered soap dispensers
  • Lowered hand dryers
  • Roll-in shower access
  • Seat in the shower
  • Child change tables
  • Benches in the accessible change room stalls and/or adult change tables
  • Hand-held shower head
  • Automatic door opener 

Learn more about special needs and accessible services.