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Admission Fees


We are pleased to offer you a variety of admission and pass options.  Please note the restrictions and additional information below.

 Single admission and punch passes are available at the rates listed below:

Fee Effective September 1, 2020



Punch pass*

One month
flexi pass**

3 month
flexi pass**

6 month
flexi pass**

1 year
flexi pass**

Under 2







(2 to 6 years of age)


15% discount





(7 to 12 years of age)


15% discount





(13 to 17 years of age)


15% discount





(18 to 59 years of age)


15% discount





(60+ years)


15% discount














15% discount


$512.00 $971.00 $1,837.75



15% discount


$226.00 $428.25 $809.00

*Punch Pass:  minimum of 10 to be purchased at one time; no expiry

**Flexi pass:  unlimited visits within timeframe, expires at end of timeframe – NO EXCEPTIONS – photo scan card access to all venues.

***One year Flexi Pass: payment plan = pay 30% up front then monthly fee for remaining 9 months.

****Family:  for admission purposes, a family is defined as one or two guardians and their children.

****Playgroup:  for admission purposes, a playgroup is defined as one adult with up to a maximum of four children .

Patrons with serious medical conditions, especially seizure disorders, should be accompanied in the water or play area, on the ice or track and at drop-in programs by a person knowledgeable of their condition and directly responsible for their supervision. Any patrons with a Medic Alert or known medical conditions should report the condition to the guard  or attendant on duty . The aide or buddy will be able to swim, skate or exercise at no charge.

The single admission, punch pass, and flexi pass allow access to the following recreational activities:

  • the indoor play area at the Fieldhouse
  • the walking/running track at the Fieldhouse
  • drop-in programs at the Fieldhouse
  • public skate, adult skate, and shinny hockey at the Multiplex.
  • noon swim & splash, public swim, family swim, adult swim, lane swim and aqua jog at the Ruth Inch Memorial Pool.  Aquafit is a registered program and is not included.

 Hot Tub Use During Instructional Periods

Students registered in swim programs will have 2 minutes of warm up time in the hot tub within their allotted class time which will be supervised by their instructor.

When the class is over students are required to exit the pool as the instructors are moving on to the next lesson.

Patrons wishing to use the hot tub during this period of time must pay regular admission.

Payment information

Punch passes and flexi passes are available for purchase (and renewal) at the Ruth Inch Memorial Pool, the Fieldhouse, and City Hall.  Payment can be made with cash, Interac, Visa or MasterCard.

The City of Yellowknife offers a one year flexi pass payment plan that requires a payment of 30% of the yearly admission up front and the remainder is paid, in monthly installments, over nine months.

Low income families and/or individuals may be eligible for Access for All which gives free access to our recreational Drop-in Programs.

Our staff is available to assist you during the following hours:

FieldhouseMonday to Sunday9:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.

Ruth Inch

Memorial Pool

Monday to Friday

Saturday and Sunday

9:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.

12:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

City HallMonday to Friday

8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. (summer)

8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. (winter)


For more information, please contact the City at (867) 669-3457.


Hours of Operation

Winter Hours effective following the Labour Day Weekend
until prior to the Victoria Day Weekend (September to May)
Monday to Friday: 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Saturday and Sunday: Closed

Summer Hours effective following the Victoria Day Weekend
until prior to the Labour Day Weekend (May to September)
Monday to Friday: 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Saturday and Sunday: Closed

Mailing Address & Phone Numbers

Yellowknife City Hall
4807 - 52 Street, P.O. Box 580, Yellowknife, NT X1A 2N4

Switchboard - (867) 920-5600
Mayor/City Administrator - (867) 920-5634
Booking Clerk - (867) 669-3457
Municipal Enforcement (MED) - (867) 920-5630
After Hours (MED) - (867) 920-2737
After Hours (Public Works) - (867) 920-5699