Facilities and Services Updates

Brennan Park Recreation Centre is operating with limited activities in response to an Order from the Provincial Health Officer (PHO) to reduce the spread of COVID-19. Hockey, skating and swimming user groups will be communicating directly with participants on the status of their respective programs. Indoor low-intensity group exercise programs have been cancelled.

Check the current status of programs and activities here.

 

Current Operational Status: 

District Facilities: 

  • Municipal Hall: Front counter service is open with in-person service between 10 a.m. and 3 p.m. Monday through Friday. Seniors Hours are in effect between 10 a.m. and 11:30 a.m. daily, and seniors will be prioritized throughout the day.  Physical distancing, enhanced sanitization protocols and customer limits are in place.
  • Brennan Park Recreation Centre: Operating with limited activities where physical distance can be maintained. Shower facilities are open:
    Wednesdays and Fridays: 7:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
    Sundays 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
    for a subsidized fee of $2 per use. Shower facilities are closed on statutory holidays.
  • Squamish Adventure Centre: The Visitor Information Centre is open daily from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. 

Facilities still closed to general public attendance: 

  • Squamish Public Library:

Express Browsing & Computer Lab Hours:
Monday: Closed (Take-Out only)
Tuesday: 1 to 5 p.m.
Wednesday: 1 to 7 p.m.
Thursday: 1 to 5 p.m.
Friday:  1 to 5 p.m.
Saturday: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Sunday: Closed

Library Take-Out/Holds Pickup:
Monday: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Tuesday: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Wednesday: 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Thursday: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Friday: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Saturday: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Sunday: Closed

Holds can be picked up at the back of the library building. The return slot at the back of the building is open 24/7. 

  • The 55 Activity Centre remains closed.

Public Washrooms and Showers:

  • Downtown - washrooms at Junction (Pavilion) Park on Cleveland Avenue between Victoria and Main Streets, open Saturday and Sunday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. 
  • Squamish Public Library - washrooms are open only during our Express Browsing & Computer Lab Hours (see hours above).
  • Squamish Adventure Centre - washrooms open during operating hours 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. daily.
  • Smoke Bluffs Park: portable toilets available in parking lot and Smoke Bluffs Park playground.
  • Brackendale - portable toilets are open at the Eagle Viewing area and Fisherman’s Park.
  • Skate Parks - portable toilets available at the Buckley Avenue and Mashiter Creek Bridge skate parks.
  • Brennan Park - washrooms located in the Field House in the rear parking lot, open 8 a.m. to 9 p.m. daily except statutory holidays.
  • Shower facilities at Brennan Park Recreation Centre are open:
    Monday to Friday: 7:30 - 8:30 p.m.
    Saturday and Sunday: 6 - 7 p.m.
    for a subsidized fee of $2 per use. Physical distancing and increased sanitation procedures will be in place. Please note Brennan Park Recreation Centre is closed on statutory holidays.
  • Trail Hubs - portable toilets also available at most Trail Hubs (see list below).

Trail Hubs: 

  • Don Ross Middle School  - Open with portable toilet
  • Garibaldi Highlands Elementary School - Open with portable toilet
  • Dowad Drive and Tantalus Road - Open with portable toilet
  • 2458 Mamquam Road Parking Lot (just past the golf course) - Open with portable toilet
  • Brennan Park Recreation Centre - Open; Flushable facilities available at Brennan Park fields (rear parking lot) between 8 a.m. and 9 p.m. daily.
  • Bottom of Legacy Climb, Mamquam Road above Quest University Canada - Open (No portable toilet or bike wash station available at this location)

Playgrounds:

Current playground status:

  • Arrowhead Park - Open
  • Braemar Park - Open
  • Brennan Park outdoor gym - Closed
  • Brennan Park playground - Open
  • Cottonwood Park - Open
  • Eagle Run Park - Open
  • Eaglewind Park - Open
  • Edgewater Park - Open
  • Jura Park - Open
  • McNaughton Park - Open
  • Pat Goode Park - Open
  • Porcupine Park - Open
  • Smoke Bluffs Park playground - Open  
  • Stan Clarke Park - Open
  • University Park playground - Open
  • Willow Park - Open

Please bring hand sanitizer and practise good hygiene before and after play. 

 

District Parks and Playing Fields:

  • All neighbourhood parks as well as Smoke Bluffs Park, Stan Clarke Park, Junction Park and Rose Park are open.
  • Playing fields surrounding Brennan Park Recreation Centre are open. Please no dogs on the playing fields, due to the amount of dog waste that has been left behind.   

Provincial Parks:

Tennis Courts:

  • Brennan Park Recreation Centre tennis courts - Open
  • Eaglewind tennis courts - Open
  • The Boulevard tennis courts - Open

Skate Parks:

  • Skate parks at Buckley Avenue, under the Mashiter Creek Bridge, and Brennan Park are open

Darrell Bay Parking: 

  • Portions of the overflow parking area at Darrell Bay will be closed off until further notice (see map here) in order to a measure to stop the spread of COVID-19. Overflow parking restrictions will help BC Parks and the Sea to Sky Gondola to manage the number of visitors recreating at their sites. 

 


How to contact staff:

Municipal Services
604.892.5217 or info@squamish.ca

Public Works
To report an issue after hours, please call the 24-hour call centre at 604.815.4040.

Bylaw Enforcement
604.892.5217 or bylaw@squamish.ca

Recreation Services
604.898.3604 or recreationcustomerservice@squamish.ca

Police
Emergency 9-1-1, non-emergency 604.892.6100

Fire Rescue
Emergency 9-1-1