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CARDELREC Recreation Complex Goulbourn

With the announcement of new provincial restrictions to slow the spread of COVID-19, the City has announced the closure of fitness centres and the suspension of fitness classes and aquafitness. In addition, skating, kindergym, squash, racquetball and volleyball programs have been suspended. These restrictions take effect October 10 and will remain for 28 days.

1500 Shea Road
Ottawa, ON K2S 0B2

613-580-2532
crcg@ottawa.ca

City facilities have begun a phased-in approach of reopening. Please visit Ottawa’s Reopening Plan webpage for current information on services being offered.

The therapeutic pool is closed until further notice.

  • On site parking

You can now reserve a spot for swimming or fitness online by clicking on the facility name in the charts below.

The therapeutic pool is closed until further notice.

Please note: The schedules listed in the charts below are a general overview of the schedules. When you click on the facility name to reserve your space, the only schedules that will display are for sessions that have spaces available for reservation.

Before reserving your space, please review:

  Program name Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
Swimming Lane swim

7:30 - 8:30 am,
8:45 - 9:45 am,
9:45 - 10:45 am,
Noon - 1 pm,
1:15 - 2:15 pm,
8:30 - 9:30 pm

7:30 - 8:30 am,
8:45 - 9:45 am,
​​​​​​​9:45 - 10:45 am,
10:45 - 11:45 am,
Noon - 1 pm,
7:45 - 8:45 pm,
8:45 - 9:45 pm
7:30 - 8:30 am,
​​​​​​​8:45 - 9:45 am,
​​​​​​​9:45 - 10:45 am,
Noon - 1 pm,
1:15 - 2:15 pm,
8:30 - 9:30 pm
7:30 - 8:30 am,
​​​​​​​8:45 - 9:45 am,
​​​​​​​9:45 - 10:45 am,
10:45 - 11:45 am,
Noon - 1 pm,
8:45 - 9:45 pm
7:30 - 8:30 am,
​​​​​​​8:45 - 9:45 am,
​​​​​​​9:45 - 10:45 am,
Noon - 1 pm,
1:15 - 2:15 pm,
​​​​​​​​​​​​​​7:45 - 8:45 pm,
8:30 - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 12:30 pm 6:45 - 7:45 am,
8:30 - 9:30 pm
Public swim n/a n/a n/a n/a 7:15 - 8:15 pm
*slide closed
1:30 - 2:30 pm,
2:45 - 3:45 pm
1:30 - 2:30 pm,
2:45 - 3:45 pm
Preschool swim 7:30 - 8:30 am,
​​​​​​​8:45 - 9:45 am,
​​​​​​​9:45 - 10:45 am,
Noon - 1 pm,
1:15 - 2:15 pm,
7:30 - 8:30 am,
​​​​​​​8:45 - 9:45 am,
​​​​​​​9:45 - 10:45 am,
10:45 - 11:45 am,
Noon - 1 pm
7:30 - 8:30 am,
​​​​​​​8:45 - 9:45 am,
​​​​​​​9:45 - 10:45 am,
Noon - 1 pm,
1:15 - 2:15 pm,
7:30 - 8:30 am,
​​​​​​​8:45 - 9:45 am,
​​​​​​​9:45 - 10:45 am,
10:45 - 11:45 am,
Noon - 1 pm
7:30 - 8:30 am,
​​​​​​​8:45 - 9:45 am,
​​​​​​​9:45 - 10:45 am,
Noon - 1 pm,
1:15 - 2:15 pm,
n/a n/a
50+ swim 10:45 - 11:45 am 1:15 - 2:15 pm 10:45 - 11:45 am 1:15 - 2:15 pm 10:45 - 11:45 am n/a n/a
Sports
  • A maximum of two players on each court is allowed.
  • Participants for Pickleball and Badminton will rotate in and out of play throughout their reserved session time.
Pickleball 1 - 2 pm 1 - 2 pm 1 - 2 pm 11:30 am - 12:30 pm,
1 - 2 pm
1 - 2 pm n/a 3 - 4 pm
Badminton 8:45 - 9:45 pm n/a 8:45 - 9:45 pm n/a n/a n/a Noon - 1 pm,
1:30 - 2:30 pm,
6:30 - 7:30 pm,
8 - 9 pm

For rental availability and information, please call the facility.

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

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

The Ottawa West Arts Association (OWAA) gallery features the work of local painters, photographers and mixed media artists displayed on two gallery walls at the ground floor level.

New exhibitions are staged every two months with the opportunity for visitors to cast a ballot for People’s Choice.

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 

  • 86°F to 87°F, 30°C temperature
  • 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) change room
  • 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 Inclusive Recreation and accessible services.