Facility Hours

Rainbow Recreation Centre*(**)
Salt Spring Island Multi Space SIMS*
Sunday Closed 9am-4pm (April-June)  
6:30am - 8pm (Closed 12pm-1pm) 9am - 7pm
Tuesday 8:30am - 7:30pm (Closed 12pm-1pm)  9am - 7pm
Wednesday 6:30am - 8pm (Closed 12pm-1pm) 9am - 7pm
Thursday 8:30am - 7:30pm (Closed 12pm-1pm)
9am - 7pm
Friday 6:30am - 8pm (Closed 12pm-1pm on Friday following a statutory holiday)*** 9am - 7pm
Saturday 8am - 4pm *** 9am - 4pm

* Please visit our schedules for specific department activity hours.
**No Admission 30 minutes before closing time.
***Lessons Only:
Friday 10:45am-1:15pm (*excepting the Friday following a statutory holiday) and Saturday 10am-12:30pm. No Aquatic access (including pool, hot tub and showers), registered program participants only. 

Spring/Summer 2024 Schedules

Rainbow Recreation Centre: Pool 

Closed for annual maintenance March 29 -May 5

Closed: May 20, Jul 1, 13,  Aug 5, Sept 2
Early Closure: 5pm on July 12

Salt Spring Island Multi Space (SIMS): Gym Drop-in

Closed: May 5, 6, 12, 13 & 20 

Hours may change during special events, statutory holidays and long weekends.

Admission Rates 

Effective September 1, 2023

Class of Person Single 10 Visits
(get 10 for 9)
20 Visits
(get 20 for 17)
1 Month Pass
(30 Days)
Annual Pass
(360 Days)
Adult 19 + $6.62 $59.54 $112.46 $66.05 $450.35
Youth (13-18) $4.94 $44.42 $84.00 $49.56 $337.79
Child (6-12) $3.99 $35.91 $67.83 $39.64 $270.22
Tot (4 and under) Free Free Free Free Free
**Family (max 5) $13.23 $119.07 $224.91 $131.46 $869.39
Aquatic Fitness $8.24 $74.18 $140.12 $74.45 $631.58
Single admission rates apply to each entry per day.
Showers are half price of single admission.

All rates include GST.
**Family admission includes 2 adult caregivers and 3 children or 1 adult caregivers and up to 4 children living in the same household. Children must be under 18 years old.

Rainbow Recreation Centre Membership/Pass Terms and Conditions

  • Services include drop-in access to the facility during regular hours of operation.
  • Salt Spring Island Parks and Recreation reserves the right to alter the days and/or hours of facility operation.
  • Passes are non-transferable and non-refundable.
  • Passes must be presented at each visit for every pass holder entering the facility.
  • Failure to produce a valid membership card may result in a general admission charge.
  • There is a $5 replacement fee for any lost or stolen membership card.
  • It is the Member’s responsibility to inform the Operator of any changes in their mailing address, credit card information or email address.
  • Failure on the Member’s part to take advantage of the privileges of membership shall not relieve the Member from payments due.
  • Passes may be extended for medical exceptions. Documentation must be presented.
  • Pass refunds are available only for medical or relocation reasons and documentation must be presented for a refund to be considered. The refund amount, if applicable, is calculated by determining the equivalent 1, 3 and 6 month pass rate or combination of passes for usage. Any pass refund is subject to a $5 administration fee.

Shower Program

Showers are available at half price of admission. Accessible for drop-in during lap swim and everyone welcome times (not available during swim lessons or other programs), closed on statutory holidays. Patrons will be served one at a time on a first-come basis, depending on shower space.

PARC Code of Conduct

PARC promotes a safe, welcoming, positive, and inclusive environment where everyone is valued and respected. Staff, volunteers, participants, and facility users are responsible for their actions and expected to be considerate, respectful of others, and take proper care for our facility and equipment.