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Contacts

 Ruth Inch Memorial Pool Swim Schedule

See our online schedule or call the hotline (867) 920-5682  to check swim times.

The Ruth Inch Memorial Pool (RIMP) has re-opened under specific guidelines and with additional public safety measures in place as approved by the Chief Public Health Officer (CPHO). The main pool and hot tub facilities will be available for use. 

Regular pool operating hours will continue at this time with staff monitoring the water every hour, and sanitizing all touchpoints and surfaces several times a day. We ask residents who become ill to stay home and look after themselves and encourage those you know are sick to do the same.  New COVID-19 safety regulations will ask patrons to preregister for a swim event, this can be done at yellowknife.legendonlineservices.ca.   For more information on what the City is doing, Frequently Asked Questions, and specific facility information, visit www.yellowknife.ca/covid-19.

 What to Expect
  • Please stay at home if you are experiencing any COVID symptoms
  • Masks are mandatory for all patrons over the age of 2 years anytime they are not in the water
  • Be prepared to pay at the Front Desk of the Facility
  • Come dressed in your swim wear
  • Come no earlier than 10 minutes before your event
  • There will be no showers available to patrons following their swims
  • You will have 10 minutes to exit the building following your event. During this time you will enter the change rooms and change before leaving.
  • Do not bring toys or equipment into the facility
  • Sign up online with accurate numbers of those attending. This can be done at yellowknife.legendonlineservices.ca
  • Fill out a COVID Contact Tracing Form prior to entering the building.  This can be done at www.yellowknife.ca/screening.
  • To cancel a swim please email pool@yellowknife.ca 
How to Log In to book a spot

Patrons can Log in using their COY______ code on their membership cards, create a new account or Browse Tickets without logging in.

Please note you will need to enter COY before your number.  We recommend writing this down for future bookings.

https://yellowknife.legendonlineservices.ca/enterprise/account/login

 

How to Browse Tickets to book a spot

If you sign in under your account, you will find Browse Tickets under the drop down for Make Bookings along the left hand side.

 

If you are booking a spot (ticket) without an account, it will look like this:

**Please do not click off "Display fully booked sessions"***

 

Having trouble? View these steps for more information on ticket booking. Or call (867) 920-5683 to be walked through the process.


Fall/Winter Pool Schedule (October 9, 2020 - December 18, 2020)

Holidays/Special Events

 

Schools Are Out Added Public Swims

Friday November 27 10-11am

Friday November 27 2-3pm

  Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday

Adult Noon and

Splash Swim

12-1pm (5)

11:30-12:30pm (5)

12:30-1:30pm (5)

11:30-12:30pm (5)

12:30-1:30pm (5)

11:30-12:30pm (5)

12:30-1:30pm (5)

11:30-12:30pm (5)

12:30-1:30pm (5)

11:30-12:30pm (5)

12:30-1:30pm (5)

 12-1pm (5)

Early Bird

Lane Swim

             
Open Lane Swim  

 

1:30-3:30pm (1)

8:30-11:30am (1)

1:30-2:30pm (1)

8:30-11:30am (1)

1:30-3:30pm (1)

8:30-11:30am (1)

1:30-2:30pm (1)

8:30-11:30am (1)

1:30-3:30pm (1)

 
Adult Lane Swim 8:30-9:30pm (5) 8:30-10:30pm (5) 9:30-10:30pm (5) 9:30-10:30pm (5) 9:30-10:30pm (5)    
Aquajog 8:30-9:30pm (5) 8:30-10:30pm (5)

8:30-9:30pm (deep)

9:30-10:30pm (5)

8:30-9:30pm (deep)

9:30-10:30pm (5)

9:30-10:30pm (5)    
SCUBA              
               
Public Swim

 

1:30-2:30pm

7-8pm

 

 

7-8pm 

 

 

7-8pm 

 

 

7-8pm 

 

 

7-8pm 

 

 

7-8pm 

1:30-2:30pm

5:30-6:30pm

7-8pm 

Family Swim              
               
Lessons

8-11:30am

4:30-6:30pm

 

8:30-11:15am

3:30-6:15pm 

8:30-9:30pm

 

 

8:30-9:30pm

8:30-11:15am

3:30-6:15pm

8:30-9:30pm

 

8:45-11:30am

3-5pm

               
Rentals

 

 

 

 

 

 

8:30-9:30pm

 8:30-9:30pm

               
Closed  

Closed for Maint.

8-11:30am

         

 


SWIM DESCRIPTIONS

Adult Noon Swim and Family Splash - Adult lane swim with the splash area open to parents with small children. Family swim rules apply.

Public Swim - Open to everyone. Children 6 years and under must have an adult within arm's reach and actively supervising them in the water. A person 16 years and older may supervise up to 4 children who are 6 years and under. A person 13 to 15 years of age may supervise 1 child who is 6 years of age and under. Individuals must pass the facility swim test to use the deep end without a lifejacket.

Family Swim - All individuals under 18 years of age must be accompanied by an adult who is in the water. An adult may supervise up to 4 children who are 6 years and under.

Aquajog - One lane is set aside for those who wish to jog in the water. Flotation belts are available.

Aquafit - A registered fitness class in the water. Instructors are advertised.

Lane Swim - Patrons are expected to swim full lengths continuously. Please swim in a clockwise rotation if there are more than 3 swimmers in your lane. Choose your lane by matching the swimming ability and speed of others in that lane. Bracketed numbers show number of lanes available.

Scuba - Certified divers are welcome to come in and practice their skills. Certification must be shown to the guard on deck. The buddy system is enforced.

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