Medicine Hat is an active city. The Family Leisure Centre is a 90,000 square foot facility that features an Olympic-sized ice rink, 50m pool, waterslide, diving platforms, kiddies pool, wave pool and cafe. It is currently undergoing an extensive renovation to include an indoor soccer facility, two full-sized basketball courts, a track and improved fitness centre. In the area surrounding the Leisure Centre facility there are several other sporting venues including; 4 ball diamonds, lighted football field, 3 soccer pitches and one of the largest BMX racing facilities in Southern Alberta.
Police Point Park was an early North-West Mounted Police outpost that is now a 300 acre naturalists’ dream.
There are over 100 km of walking and cycling trails in the city with all major parks linked by trail.