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Effective June 3, 2020 all municipal Tennis Courts are open for use.

Resources for Tennis Players
Tips and Recommendations for Players

Requirements of Public Health Order
Pursuant to the Orders and the advice of the Chief Public Health Officer relating to Covid-19:

  • Please ensure that there are no more than 25 people within the space (participants and observers) at any time.
  • All people must maintain a physical distance of 2 metres or more from persons who do not reside in the same household, except as follows:
    • Children 12 years of age and under may engage in outdoor play or sports with one another and are not required to maintain a minimum distance from one another while so engaged in outdoor play or sports.
    • Persons may play outdoor sports, with the exception of rugby. Spectators are required to maintain a minimum of 2 metres distance from one another. Players should physically distance where possible and should adhere to COVID-19 guidelines from their national and provincial sports organizations. Players and spectators together must not exceed 25 persons in any outdoor location.
  • Face masks should be used whenever a physical distance of 2 metres cannot be maintained.
  • If you are sick or not feeling well, please do not enter the area and return home to self-isolate.
  • Please ensure proper hand sanitizer is used (self-supplied) as recommended by the Chief Public Health Officer, including before and after entering the courts and use of any equipment.
  • Do not share any equipment except for the ball.

For more information please see the following websites:

There are three outdoor tennis courts in Yellowknife that are all recently resurfaced! Check out the links below to see the locations in City Explorer!

Unless they are booked by the Yellowknife Tennis Club, you are welcome to use the courts free of charge anytime between 7:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m.

The tennis courts are usually open from May to September (depending on weather conditions).

Pickleball is also available on our Somba K'e Park Tennis Courts!  Simply set-up the provided nets when you arrive.  The Pickleball courts are indentified by painted blue lines that take up half of a tennis court.  Try out this great sport any time free of charge!  Please take down and put away the nets when you are finished.



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