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Virden is known as the "Oil Capital of Manitoba" because it is located by one of Manitoba's largest oil fields, first discovered in 1956.

 

Swimming (Pools)

Swimming (Pools)

Birtle Riverside Park (Birtle)

Something for everyone – at the west end of town. Summer days on the sloping sandy beach, cooling off in the chlorinated swimming area supervised by qualified lifeguards, playing tennis or golf or hiking the trails or kayaking the river – all available in the park. With mature trees, picnic area, electrical campsites, playgrounds and open spaces, barbecue pits, washrooms, showers, and free firewood, rental cabins and tent sites – it accommodates all of your needs.

Phone:
1-800-417-1022

Phone:
204-842-3602


Canada Games Sportsplex (Brandon)

The Canada Games Sportsplex is home to an arena, 50m handicap-accessible swimming pool with a 104 ft. waterslide, three racquetball courts, four outdoor tennis courts, track and field facility, playground and paddlepool.

Directions:
Located at 30 Knowlton Drive.

Admission:
Admission charged.

Phone:
204-729-2470

Website:


YMCA (Brandon)

The Dood Cristall Family YMCA opened in August, 2013.  Focusing on children & families, the Y believes in access for all, regardless of economic circumstances.  Features: 25m lap pool, rec pool, lazy river, spray features, waterslide, on-deck steam room & hot tub, Fitness Centre with a wide array of cardio and strength equipment, fitness studio, fitness classes, personal training, play structure, child minding and more.

Directions:
Located at 231 8th Street.

Phone:
204-727-5456


Carberry's Recreation Centre (Carberry)

Carberry’s Recreation Centre invites young and old to splash in the crystal waters of its new swimming pool. Featuring a kiddy pool, public swimming, aquafit classes, Red Cross swimming lessons, and a new waterslide, an affordable family day in the water beckons.

Carberry’s Recreation Centre is alive with activity all winter long, offering indoor public skating, curling, bowling, figure skating and hockey. If you prefer the crisp winter air, choose to skate or scrimmage on our new outdoor rink. A place where there is always fun to be had, friends to meet and a rink burger to eat!

Directions:
500 Stickle Avenue

Phone:
204-834-6611

Phone:
204-834-6612


Williams Park (Gladstone)

A well kept secret! Offers 30 and 15 amp service (most are riverside) as well as a tenting area, outdoor kiddie and large pools, playground, ball diamonds, basketball court and horse stables. Reservations encouraged. Gladstone Skating Arena and Curling Club for winter enthusiasts.

Directions:
Located at 88-5th Street in the Northwest corner of town.

Admission:
30 amp with water: $26 daily $156 weekly $624 monthly 15 amp: $23 daily $138 weekly $552 monthly unserviced $19 daily $114 weekly $456 monthly Seasonal Rate: $1,600 Mid May to Mid Ocotber, 30 amp with water

Phone:
204-385-2332

Website:


Hartney Community Pool & Campground (Hartney)

Hartney Swimming Pool and Campground invites you to enjoy our quiet camping facility, complete with outdoor swimming pool and playground for the family.

Phone:
204-858-2429

Phone:
204-858-2396

Fax:
204-858-2681

Website:


Lions Riverbend Park (Neepawa)

Offers numerous camping and RV sites for all types of camping. Enjoy fishing, swimming, 18-hole golf, and miniature golf all within a very short walking distance of your campsite.

Directions:
Just off Highway #16.

Phone:
204-476-7676

Fax:
204-476-7624

Website:


Neepawa Lions Riverbend Park (Neepawa)

Directions:
Off Highway 16, near downtown, swimming pool, golf course.

Phone:
1-204-476-7676


The Pilot Mound Swimming Pool (Pilot Mound)

A large outdoor pool with lessons and public swimming – open all summer.

Phone:
204-825-2587


Shady Oaks R.V. Resort & Campground (Sidney)  Member of Tourism Westman

Situated in a woodland setting, Shady Oaks offers spacious and shaded sites! BigRig friendly/pull-throughs. WiFi. Cabin Rentals.  40'x20' heated pool; walking/cycling trails; playground.

Directions:
Located on the Trans-Canada Highway #1, between Brandon and Portage La Prairie.

Phone:
204-466-2777

Phone:
204-466-3086

Toll Free:
1-866-466-2777


Souris Pool & Waterpark (Souris)

Soak up the summer sun at one of Souris' most sought after attractions! Featuring a lazy river, waterslides and a beach entry area.  In addition to public swimming, lessons are also hosted here.  A haven for all on hot summer days.

Phone:
204-483-5214


Wawanesa Waterpark (Wawanesa)

Located in the Wawanesa Community Park, the new facility opened in 2011 and includes a Five Lane Junior Olympic Pool, Lazy River Water Feature with internal seating, zero depth entrance, deck sprays and a ten foot deck level diving board.  The waterpark is maintained and managed by the Souris River Recreation Commission and employs several trained lifeguards as well as office and maintenance staff.  The Waterpark operates from the beginning of June until September long and offers many sessions of swimming lessons as well as various other programs. 

Hours:
Public swim hours are from 1:00 pm to 8:00 pm and may vary during swimming lesson weeks.

Admission:
Adults: $4.00 - 18 & under: $3.00 - 4 & under: free

Phone:
204-824-2192

Website: