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Pinecrest Recreation Complex

This multipurpose facility provides users with a wide selection of services and amenities including a five lane pool with sauna, arena, weight and cardio rooms, meeting rooms and a hall.

Location and Contact

2250 Torquay Avenue
Ottawa, ON K2C 1J3

Hours of Operation

Pool closure notice: Monday, August 21 to Friday, October 20, 2017

Monday, from 7 am to 8 pm  
Tuesday, from 6 am to 9 pm  
Wednesday, from 7 am to 8 pm  
Thursday, from 6 am to 9 pm  
Friday, from 7 am to 7 pm  
Saturday, from 8 am to 3 pm 
Sunday, from 10 am to 7 pm

Facility Features

  • Free public Wi-Fi
  • On site parking

Drop-in Activities

Browse the listing of drop-in activities

Rentals

You can check rental availability, or fill out a rental request form below.

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

  • 10 designated accessible parking spaces
  • Accessible path of travel from the parking lot to entrance
  • 30 metres from parking space to the door

Passenger Loading Zone

  • Access aisle

 Entrance/Exit

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

Interior

  • All public spaces on accessible path of travel

Reception desks

  • Floor area for manoeuvring a wheelchair
  • Swipe access from seated position

Floor Surfaces

  • Slip resistant surfaces

Signage

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

Washrooms

  • Accessible washroom on 1st floor
  • Automatic door opener
  • Lowered sink counters
  • Lowered soap dispensers
  • Lowered towel dispensers
  • Lowered hand dryers
  • Lowered drinking fountains
  • Large stalls to allow transfers

Telephone

  • Volume control with clear signage
  • Accessible path

Stairs

  • Stairs with no-slip surface
  • Good colour contrast
  • Continuous hand rails

Pool

  • 1 Pool
  • Water wheelchair available
  • Colour contrast edging around the pool

Pool Change Room

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

Fitness / Weight Room

  • Accessible cardio equipment. Recumbent Bike
  • Accessible weight equipment. Functional Trainer and Half Rack
  • Automatic door opener 
  • Rubber Flooring
  • Accessible route through weightroom
  • Lowered water fountain

Fitness Change Room

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

Learn more about special needs and accessible services.