COVID-19 RESTRICTION MESSAGE:
Throughout the pandemic, the City of Dawson Parks and Recreation department has provided services and operated our facilities according to the recommendations and guidance of the Chief Medical Officer of Health for Yukon Government.
As restrictions ease, we are continuing to trust in these measures and guidance. As such, as of August 4th, masks continue to be welcomed in our facilities and during programs, but they are no longer mandatory. Please continue to follow the guidance of our medical professionals and do your part to make all users feel comfortable and safe in our spaces. Be respectful; give space; clean up after yourself and be kind. Thanks for your compliance and help in providing safe recreation in Dawson City!
The Dawson City Fitness Centre is open 7 days a week from 5am-10pm. It's located in the Waterfront Building at 1085 Front Street.
Come into the Parks and Recreation Office during weekly office hours to purchase your FOB key and membership. The Recreation office is located on the 2nd floor of the Waterfront Building above the Fitness Centre. The Rec Office is open from 9am-5pm, closed for lunch between 1pm-2pm.
What’s a Fob?
A Fob is an electronic key used to access the building. All users, whether they have a fob or not, will have to contact us to activate their fob. For those who don’t have one, we do take a $40 deposit on the key and must be purchased in person at the Waterfront building.
Memberships cost $35 a month. Or you can purchase three months for $88, 6 months for $165, one year for $319. For now all purchases have to happen in person at our office.
How will I access the gym?
Gym will be open set hours ( 5am to 10pm). No booking is necessary.
What will the COVID protocols be?
8 people maximum in the gym at a time
Masks required between machines
Users have to spray down equipment following use
How will COVID protocols be monitored?
We trust users will follow protocols. Should users not be, we expect other users will let us know.
Areas are monitored by security cameras. Should users be breaking rules, including COVID protocols, memberships may be suspended.
Will showers be open?
The showers are open. There are 2 showers and 2 bathrooms.
I have time left on my 10 punch pass, will it be honoured?
We will subtract the amount left from the first month of membership.
My account was suspended when COVID hit in 2020, will my remaining months be honoured?
Yes, we will honour suspended accounts, but all users need to contact our office to reactivate their accounts.
Can Fobs be shared?
NO. Each users needs a fob and individual membership. Any users caught to be breaking this rule will have their account suspended.