COVID-19 Phase 3 restart update: – Program access will continue to be provided via pre-registration until September 2021. Face masks are no longer mandatory, yet recommended for those not yet fully vaccinated as per PHO orders. 


Strathcona Gardens Swimming Pool is now closed (including showers and change rooms) for our annual maintenance. We look forward to welcoming everyone back to indoor swimming on September 7th.


Summer Reception Hours:


Monday thru Friday: 9:00am till 4:00pm

Sunday : 12:45pm till 4:15pm


If you’re inquiring about a program or service refund or credit, please email 

About the Arenas

We have three ice surfaces - Rod Brind'Amour Arena, Arena 2 and leisure ice.

Servicing the Campbell River and the outlying areas since 1971, Strathcona Gardens features two 85′ x 200 skating surfaces plus a separate 4000 square foot leisure ice skating surface. Additionally, the arenas offer a skate shop with skate rentals and sharpening service, and ample parking to handle a variety of activities and events.

Amenities & Accessibility
Lace up your skates at Strathcona Gardens. Bring family and friends for an Everyone Welcome skate or Pond Hockey.
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Hockey Programs
Hockey programs for all - tots to seniors!
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Join Our Team
Turn your passion for skating or hockey into a rewarding experience by being involved directly with the community.
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Private Skate Lessons
Learn how to skate or work on hockey or skating skills in an individual lesson or a series of lessons.
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Safety & Etiquette
Have fun and play safely! No helmets on site - we strongly encourage skaters to bring one from home.
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Schedules & Fees
Learn all about passes and memberships. Find out what drop-in activities are scheduled through-out the week.
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Specialty Skating Programs

Save Money!

Purchase an economy pass (10 visits), a one month, 3 month or 6 month pass for savings on drop-in rates. These are available for all members of your family.