Facilities and Services Updates


Updated December 4:
 

Brennan Park Recreation Centre is operating with limited activities in response to a new 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. 

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 daily from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m for a subsidized fee of $2 per use. 
  • 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 daily from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. 
  • Squamish Public Library - washrooms are open between 1 and 4 p.m. Monday to Friday. 
  • 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.
  • Shower facilities at Brennan Park Recreation Centre are open daily from 6:30 to 7:30 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 practice 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.
  • Xwu'nekw Park along Loggers Lane between Victoria and Main Streets has been closed to facilitate the building of temporary modular homes for people experiencing or at risk of homelessness in the community. Read more about this project here
  • Playing fields surrounding Brennan Park Recreation Centre are open. Please no dogs on the playing fields, due to the amount of dog feces 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