Recreation – Invest Medicine Hat


Community Profile

The City of Medicine Hat Family Leisure Centre, Esplanade Arts & Heritage Centre and Canalta Centre are part of Medicine Hat’s rich quality of life.

Medicine Hat is an active city. The Family Leisure Centre sits on 57 acres and features:

  • Olympic-sized ice surface
  • 50m wave pool, waterslide, diving platforms, kiddies pool, hot tub, and sauna
  • 17,000 square foot Fitness Center, including a 200 meter track
  • Indoor fieldhouse with two boarded fields
  • Multi-purpose gymnasium capable of accommodating 2 basketball, 4 volleyball or 10 badminton/pickleball courts
  • Methanex Bowl synthetic turf outdoor football field

Police Point Park was an early North-West Mounted Police outpost that is now a 240 acre nature preserve, situated along the South Saskatchewan River. Naturalist programs are offered at Police Point Park by the Medicine Hat Interpretive Program.

The Medicine Hat Tigers are part of the Western Hockey League (WHL) and play at the 6,600 seat Canalta Centre. The Tigers were the 2012 WHL champions and enjoy a proud tradition in Medicine Hat.

The Medicine Hat Mavericks play in the Western Canadian Baseball League (WCBL) and play at Athletic Park, adjacent to the South Saskatchewan River. This summer league attracts talented university athletes from across North America. The Mavericks won the 2014 and 2018 WMBL championships.


670 Mountain Bike Collective
Medicine Hat Cycling Club
Salta Gymnastics Club
Medicine Hat Curling Club
Medicine Hat YMCA
Gas City Mixed Slow Pitch
Medicine Hat Little League
Senior Mens Slow Pitch League
Medicine Hat Minor Softball Association
Medicine Hat Soccer Association
Medicine Hat Skateboarding Association
Medicine Hat Running Club
Medicine Hat Tennis Club
Medicine Hat Tackle Football (Minor Division)
Medicine Hat Minor Hockey
Hat Ball Hockey Club (Adult)
Gas City Ball Hockey League (Youth)
Medicine Hat Skating Club (Email)
Cypress School of Skating
Medicine Hat Lacrosse Association

Medicine Hat Volleyball League
Medicine Hat Ringette Association 
Gas City Rollers (Roller Derby)
Medicine Hat Water Polo
Alberta Marlin Aquatic Club
Medicine Hat Waves Swim Club
Medicine Hat Tai Chi Association
Medicine Hat Skating Club