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British Columbia enjoys the mildest climate in the country and Saanich one of the communities that comprise Greater Victoria, the lowest amount of rainfall on the West Coast. While other parts of the country are dreaming of Spring it arrives early with early bulbs are blooming in late February. With such a moderate climate outdoor activities can be enjoyed year round.
But since Saanich residents live healthy and active lifestyles, they need somewhere to stay active in the colder months. Saanich has several Recreation Centers. You will find them listing below along with their amenities.

Cedar Hill Recreation Center

Cedar Hill Rec Center is located in the neighbourhood of Cedar Hill but is a short drive for residents in the neighbourhoods of Cloverdale, and Maplewood.

  • Four Indoor Tennis Courts
  • Four Indoor Squash Courts
  • Weight Room
  • Dance Studio
  • Multi Purpose Auditorium
  • Meeting and Activity Rooms
  • Gallery Cafe
  • Ceramics Studio
  • Visual Arts Studio
  • Art Center and Galleries

Gordon Head Recreation Center

Gordon Head Rec Center is located in the neighbourhood of Gordon Head but is a short drive for those living in Cadoro Bay, Ten Mile Point, Queenswood, Mt. Douglas and Mt Tolmie.

  • Main Pool featuring a rope swing, climbing wall, slide, and stairs
  • Leisure Pool
  • River Pool, Tot Pool and Shallow Pool Area
  • Whirlpool, Sauna and Steamroom for Adults
  • Weightroom
  • Dance/ Fitness Studio
  • Youth Park with Rollerskate/ Skateboard Park
  • Multipurpose Room and Auditorium

Pearkes Recreation Center

Pearkes Rec Center is located in the Gorge & Tillicum neighbourhoods but is close to those living in Uptown neighbourhood.

  • Two Ice Surfaces/ Seasonal Dry Floor
  • Weightroom
  • Aerobic and Dance Studio
  • Four Sports Courts
  • Teen Activity Center
  • Room Rentals and Trade Show Space ( many large events from Bridal, Health and Pet trade shows are held here)
  • Greater Victoria Public Library

Saanich Commonwealth Place

Saanich Commonwealth is located very close to those living in the neighbourhoods of Royal Oak, Broadmead, North Quadra, Prospect Lake, Cordova Bay, Sunnymeade, Beaver/Elk Lake and Camosun.

  • Full Sized Gym
  • Steam Room and Sauna
  • Fully Equipped Weight Room
  • Aerobic and Dance Studio
  • Five Multi Purpose Rooms
  • Competition Pool/ Wave Pool
  • Dive Tank/ Shallow Tot Pool
  • Aqua Terra Cafe
  • Greater Victoria Public Library
  • Pro shop and Free Parking
The four recreation centers are spread throughout the District of Saanich and when you purchase a pass or punch card it can be used at any of the centers. Adjacent to Cedar Hill Recreation center is an 18 hole Golf Course with full service Clubhouse also a par 3 course Henderson at Gordon Head Recreation Center.
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