Waterfront Pool & Fitness Centre

The City of Temiskaming Shores provides first class recreation opportunities at the Waterfront Pool and Fitness Centre located in downtown New Liskeard.  Please browse the program and facility information below or contact our reception desk with any questions.  They can be reached by calling (705) 647-5709 or by email pfc@temiskamingshores.ca.

Facility Reopening Plan

The City of Temiskaming Shores would like to welcome back our users to the Waterfront Pool and Fitness Centre.

What's different with COVID-19?

  • Everyone arriving at the facility must sign-in with reception
  • Everyone arriving at the facility is required to be ready to swim/workout.  Changerooms will only be available for swimmers to remove outer clothing and shower
  • The facility will close at three different times throughout the day to allow for staff to clean the entire facility
  • All fitness equipment has been spaced 6ft apart or barrier have been put in place
  • Face coverings must be worn inside the facility unless you are actively engaging in an athletic or fitness activity
  • Swimmers must follow the directions as marked on the pool deck
  • The facility will have a reduced capacity of 40 within the fitness centre and 24 in the pool

Full Reopening Plan: Waterfront Pool and Fitness Centre - Fitness Centre (Updated December 3, 2020)

Full Reopening Plan: Waterfront Pool and Fitness Centre - Pool (Updated December 2, 2020)

About Us

Please note, some rules and regulations may be incompatible with COVID-19 restrictions in place.  In all situations, the COVID-19 restrictions as explained in the re-opening plan shall take precedence.

Things to Know!

Pool and Fitness Centre
  • We're located at 77 Wellington Street S in New Liskeard along beautiful Lake Temiskaming.
  • The Waterfront Pool & Fitness Centre is not responsible for lost or stolen articles under any condition. We advise patrons to use the lockers provided but strongly encourage you to leave valuables at home. 
  • The Waterfront Pool/Fitness Centre is a scent-free facility. Please do not use scented products before or during your visit to the facilities. 
  • Use of cameras and video equipment is not permitted in the facilities.
  • The use of cell phones is not permitted in the changerooms.
  • In-line skates, skateboards, bicycles and roller shoes are not permitted in the facilities. 
  • We reserve the right to revoke membership privileges from individuals who do not adhere to the rules and regulations of the facility. Members who assist with unauthorized entry into the facilities may have their membership privileges suspended or terminated. 
  • Adhere to all rules and regulations posted throughout the facility. 
  • Changes, errors and omissions may occur during and after printing, advertising and publishing. We regret any inconvenience that errors may cause however we are not responsible for printing or typographical errors. Please check with staff for accurate information. The Waterfront Pool/Fitness Centre reserves the right to change prices, schedules, policies and other information at anytime.

Pool Rules

A certain level of conduct and behaviour is required to assure the safety of all those using the facility. A body of water must be respected for its potential danger.

  • During all scheduled pool and beach times, children 6 years and under will be admitted to the pool/beach ONLY under the direct supervision of a parent/guardian who is 16 years of age or older.  Each parent/guardian may supervise no more than two children and must be within arm's reach at all times when in the water or pool deck area/beach area.
  • Children 6-9 years who are non-swimmers will be admitted to the pool/beach ONLY under the direct supervision of a parent/guardian who is 16 years of age or older.  Each parent/guardian may supervise no more than three children and must be within arm's reach at all times when in the water or pool deck area/beach area.
  • Children 6-9 years who are non-swimmers and in lifejackets will be admitted to the pool/beach ONLY under the direct supervision of a parent/guardian who is 16 years of age or older.  Each parent/guardian may supervise no more than six children (in lifejackets) and must be within arm's reach at all times when in the water or pool deck area/beach area.
  • Obey all instructions of the lifeguards & other staff. 
  • The pool deck is wet. No fast walking, running or pushing as wet surfaces are slippery. 
  • No diving permitted
  • Shower before entering the pool. 
  • Bathing suits only. No cut-offs, below the knee shorts, T-shirts etc. 
  • Outdoor footwear, food and drink are not permitted on the pool deck or in change rooms. 
  • Dispose of gum, band-aids, etc. before entering the pool. 
  • Children 16 or younger are not permitted in the saunas. 
  • Everyone on pool deck must wear proper swim attire.
  • Persons with open wounds or sores are not permitted to use the pool. 
  • Go to the nearest exit if fire alarm sounds. 
  • Clear pool immediately when you hear a "long blast" of a whistle. 
  • Adhere to all posted rules and regulations posted throughout the facility.

Risk Statement

All guests, members, students and any other individual who visits the City of Temiskaming Shores Waterfront Pool & Fitness Centre do so at their own risk. The City of Temiskaming Shores Waterfront Pool & Fitness Centre and employees do not accept responsibility for any injury or accident to any individuals while at the City of Temiskaming Shores Waterfront Pool & Fitness Centre. The City of Temiskaming Shores Waterfront Pool & Fitness Centre is not responsible for any theft, lost or damaged articles - all personal belongings are the responsibility of the individual. There are inherent risks involved in any physical activity; individuals participating in activities at the City of Temiskaming Shores Waterfront Pool & Fitness are advised that they are responsible for any and all costs arising out of injury or property damage sustained through participation. Should someone become injured while at the City of Temiskaming Shores Waterfront Pool & Fitness Centre, they shall notify an employee of the City of Temiskaming Shores Waterfront Pool & Fitness Centre immediately.

Facility Access

Present your membership card or pay a drop-in fee at the Waterfront & Pool Fitness Centre front desk before using the facilities.  We have a variety of memberships and drop-in fees that suit all situations.

Change Rooms and Showers

Members and Non-Members of the Waterfront Pool & Fitness Centre both have access to the showers and saunas located in the men's and women's changerooms.  There are two changerooms dedicated to youth and families and well as two changerooms dedicated to adults.  The youth changerooms each have two showers for your convenience.  The men's and women's adult changeroom have one shower and sauna.  

Lockers

Lockers are available in the change rooms at a cost of $0.25 per use.  The City of Temiskaming Shores and its employees are not responsible for any loss of personal property.  Any person who damages the lockers will incur the cost repair.  A loss of key will incur a charge of $10.00. 

Full size lockers, located in the Viewing Room, are available to rent on a monthly basis at a cost of $12.00 per month.  After renters' monthly rental is finished he/she is responsible to remove their own lock and advise the front desk if they wish to renew locker rental or vacate locker.  If locker rental payment is overdue a notice will be place on locker.  If payment has not been received within two weeks the lock and contents will be removed. Damage to lockers will incur a charge of the cost of repair.

Refund Policy

The Waterfront Pool & Fitness Centre cancellation and refund policy is available by clicking this link.

Facility Policies & Operating Guidelines

  1. All members and non-members are asked to remove their outside footwear before entering the lobby of the facility.
  2. All members are asked present their membership card upon entering the facility.
  3. All members and non-members are asked sign-in on the appropriate sheets before they can access the facility.
  4. All members and non-members are asked to wear appropriate clothing and have clean, dry work out shoes.
  5. We ask that you return weights and bars to their racks when you have finished with them.  This includes unloading plates from machines and bars when you have finished your set.  This also applies to equipment used during Fitness classes.
  6. We highly recommend that you use lockers for your belongings; the Pool & Fitness Centre is not responsible for the loss or damage of your belongings.  Any lost items are held for a period of a month and are then donated to charity.  Lost & found bin is emptied on the first day of every month.
  7. All pool users must follow the Pool Safety Rules.
  8. Memberships & Facility Passes may be revoked for misuse of the facility and inappropriate behaviour.
  9. Members under 16 years old must work out with a buddy.

10. Squash courts have a 40 minute limit - if you wish to play for another 40 minutes you must pay another fee to play.

 

 

Hours of Operation & Membership Rates

Hours of Operation for Fitness Centre

Monday to Friday Saturday Sunday
6am - 8:30pm 8am - 6pm 10am - 4:30pm

 

Pool Schedule October 4th to December 6th, 2020:

Oct-Dec 2020 Pool Schedule

 

Prices Per Visit

Facility Adult Youth/Senior  Family
Pool $4.43 $3.54 $12.50
Fitness Rooms $6.64 $5.75  
Squash $5.31 $4.43  

All fees do not include HST

A 20% Non Resident Fee will apply for those living outside of Temiskaming Shores


Fitness/Gym Memberships

Duration Adult Youth/Senior Family
1 month $53.10 $44.25 $134.29
3 month $138.50 $110.84 $350.31
6 month $247.70 $196.02 $619.78
1 year $439.43 $280.31 $1,111.37

All fees do not include HST

A 20% Non Resident Fee will apply for those living outside of Temiskaming Shores


Squash Memberships

Duration Adult Youth/Senior Family
1 month $47.79 $37.17 $122.57
3 month $124.65 $97.35 $319.74
6 month $220.58 $171.55 $565.71
1 year $395.49 $261.07 $1,014.34

All fees do not include HST

A 20% Non Resident Fee will apply for those living outside of Temiskaming Shores


Pool Memberships

Pool Adult Youth/Senior Family
1 month $39.38 $35.40 $84.07
3 month $102.65 $75.22 $219.29
6 month $181.73 $132.74 $388.02
1 year $325.89 $196.24 $695.75

All fees do not include HST

A 20% Non Resident Fee will apply for those living outside of Temiskaming Shores


Full Membership

Duration Adult Youth/ Senior Family
1 month $84.07 $58.85 $233.63
3 month $219.90 $15354 $609.47
6 month $388.02 $271.68 $1,078.27
1 year $695.75 $486.73 $1,933.48

All fees do not include HST

A 20% Non Resident Fee will apply for those living outside of Temiskaming Shores

Fitness Centre

Things to Know!

The Waterfront Pool & Fitness Centre is air conditioned and has spectacular views of beautiful Lake Temiskaming.  The main level fitness centre has a wide variety of strength training and toning equipment to suit your needs.  The equipment is very user friendly and is great for both novice and advanced users.  There is a great selection of cardio equipment such as treadmills, ellipticals, bikes, rowers, and stair master. In addition, the Fitness Centre has a large selection of free weights.

 

In addition to the main fitness area we offer the Iron Room which includes a hack squat, Cybex bench press, incline press and shoulder press.  There is a variety of Troy rubber hex dumb bells that range from 5lbs. to 120 lbs. There is also a squat rack, bench press and preacher curl.


The Crossfit Room provides an alternative area for stretching, exercise balls for core strengthening, ab rollers and much more.

Squash

Squash is an excellent activity to participate in for cardiovascular endurance.  Come on out for a competitive but fun game.  Racquets are available to rent from the front desk.

Members are entitled to book a court 48 hours in advance by telephone or at the front desk.  The names of both players must be given at the time of booking and will be verified upon checking in.  We request that court cancellations are done at least two hours prior to court time. 

The Waterfront Pool & Fitness Centre Squash Court is located on the lower level of the facility.

General Squash Policies

  • No street clothes, street shoes or black soled shoes are permitted on the squash courts
  • Eye goggles are available to all players from the front desk and are mandatory for all squash players under the age of 16. 

Fitness Classes

The Waterfront Pool & Fitness Centre provides a variety of fitness classes with certified instructors. 

If you are interested in participating in any of the classes offered please contact the instructor directly for class availability and prices.  Information is available by calling us at (705) 647-5709

Cardio Pulmonary Program

This program is specifically designed for those referred by their doctor for assistence in strengthening their heart heath.  Under the direct supervision of Lorrie Mickelson, M.A, B.A./BPHA, patients take part in exercise training designed to fit their specific needs to improve their health and well being.  Participants meet Mondays and Thursdays from 1:00 pm to 2:40 pm.

For more information please contact Lorrie at 705-647-2848 or email activeoptions@ntl.sympatico.ca

 Membership on Hold Policy

A membership may be put on hold due to a medical reason and a doctor's note must be provided.

A membership may be on hold for non-medical reasons. The policy in such situations is:

A membership of one (1) year may be put on hold once during that year. One (1) month, three (3) months, or six (6) months may not be put on hold. However, if the reason is valid we may extend the membership for a period of one (1) month.

All hold requests must be accompanied by a letter stating your name, phone #, the START date & END date. Once placed on hold this action cannot be reversed or changed.

Community Gardens

Things to Know!

The Waterfront Pool/Fitness Centre provides 10 Community Gardens boxes that are available free of charge for use by citizens of Temiskaming Shores. Thank you to the businesses in the area for their generous sponsorship of the Community Gardens.

If you are interested in reserving a garden box for the summer please contact the Pool & Fitness Centre reception at (705) 647-5709.