4009 Gateway Blvd.
Edmonton, AB T6J 5H2
Phone: (780) 438-7979
Fax: (780) 438-4949
Whether you need to brush up on your driving, putting, or bunker game, facilities at the Golfdome allow you to practice inside, whatever the weather. There are numerous driving stalls, a putting green, virtual golf, miniature golf, and a practice sand trap. Apart from the golfdome, there is a licensed restaurant and banquet hall. Call for more details.
Housed in a modern building south of the river and Edmonton's downtown district, the Pheonix Gymnastics Centre is run on a non-profit basis to benefit its members. Youngsters as young as age six can sign up for training programs under the watchful eye of qualified coaches. The center is well equipped with the latest gymnastic equipment.
Vertically Inclined Rock Gym is located near downtown Edmonton. Children and adults will love climbing here. Whether you're a beginner or a pro looking to hone your skills, you'll find a route that matches your skill level on the wall. It has an impressive 3,500 handholds. The space is available for private events and there are corporate programs available as well.
The Millwoods Recreation Centre is a municipal sports centre southwest of downtown, near the city limits. It boasts a wave action swimming pool, a new 5,500 square foot (511 square meters) fitness center, badminton courts, tennis courts, racquetball courts, two ice rinks, volleyball, saunas, and a children's indoor playground. Baby-sitting facilities are available for children up to six years old and full catering services are on site. Admission varies widely with special offers and packages.
It doesn't matter how old you are; you can learn BMX track racing at the Edmonton BMX Extreme. During race nights, as long as you have the right safety gear, beginners can race free. The track is located at the Argyll Sports Park. Training takes place right after the race night; there is a limited amount of loan bikes and safety equipment available, or you can bring your own. Check website for more details.
Located in the University of Alberta, Foote Field is a sports training and a competition center. This sports field has multi sport facility and is popular ground for football, "soccer", field hockey and other athletic gatherings. This center is divided into two areas with one part being a stadium and a home to the Golden Bears Football team. The second part has a running track and the place where the training sessions are held. Besides, there is also a indoor stadium for indoor sporting activities. Regular training sessions and various other meets are held under the supervision of professionals and experts in the respective fields. If you in the city of Edmonton and a lover of sports you might want to attend one of the local sporting events held here and get a taste of the local sports activities in the city.
The Mill Woods Park is a large park that has a plethora of recreational options and outdoor activities. If you are looking for a fun day to hang out with family then this park is a good option. The park has picnic benches, water playground and sports field where you can keep yourself engaged. The picturesque setting and beautiful ambiance of the park are sure to make your visit memorable.
Located just off the Whitemud Freeway southwest of the city's downtown district, Snow Valley Edmonton is a family friendly winter sports center. Using snow-making machines to ensure the best conditions for skiing, the center has qualified instructors, equipment rentals, beginner slopes, handle tows, a snowboard park, an alpine club for racing, and a full catering service. A new feature, family snow tubing, is offered on Sunday evenings. Admission varies widely with special offers and packages.
Millwoods is a par-72 course played over 6,487 yards (5932 meters). There is equipment rental available, a pro shop, lessons, full catering in the clubhouse and coffee shop, and a driving range. It is located just past the industrial district, off Whitemud Drive in the southeastern corner of the city. This course has a dress code so it is wise to call ahead. You can also learn how to golf or participate in tournaments from time to time. The gold course is an ideal business event venue and can also arrange for banqueting services. Check website for more details and exact hours.
There is no shortage of activity choices at this center. Located near the University of Alberta, it is thought to be one of best sports facilities in North America. There are five swimming pools, a well-equipped fitness center, badminton courts, tennis courts, racquetball courts, two running tracks, volleyball courts and saunas. A standard admission ticket will allow you to use most of the facilities, including the pools.
If you have a couple of hours free, you will want to play a round of golf on Kinsmen's massive pitch and putt course, which is located just across the river from downtown Edmonton. There is equipment rental available, a clubhouse, coffee shop, patio, and snack facilities. Despite its close proximity to downtown, the course is quiet and secluded. Check website for more details.
Devonian Botanic Garden is an 190-acre expanse of beautiful nature trails and gardens. Don't miss the butterfly house or the Kurimoto Japanese Garden, which are located on the property. There are also many educational programs available for children throughout the year.