François Dupuis Recreation Centre

Ottawa, ON, CANADA

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Updated April 14, 2020.

Facility Overview

Facility Name
François Dupuis Recreation Centre
2263 Portobello Boulevard, Orleans
Ottawa, ON K4A 0X3
(613) 580-8080

Adult Admission Price & Policy

CAD 5.25; SC(65) CAD 3.50. [October, 2020]
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Full-Size, Year-Round Pools & Boards

Pool 1
25m, 6 lanes, indoors, 84ºF (29ºC).


Ottawa Municipality
45.45438, -75.46374

Teams That Use This Facility

Youth Swim
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Youth Swim
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Facility Notes

The facility opened in June, 2013.
There is also a 17m x 7.65m, 90ºF (32ºC), leisure pool at the recreation centre. The leisure pool has two water sprays and a ramp access for those with mobility issues.
The 25-metre pool is accessible with a ramp and stairs, and offers a lane swim all day.

Facility Reviews

This is a 25-metre community pool with a separate shallow pool. It's clean, bright, and has lots of windows. The locker/change rooms are roomy and clean with good showers. There is a large sauna on deck at the far end of pool. The water is warmer than ideal for long or intense workouts, so fill your water bottle on deck with cold water.
Extras: Kick boards, pull-buoys, paddles.
Pros: There are always three, speed-identified lanes open for lane swimming. The staff is very good. Parking is free.
Cons: It's a bit warm.
[September, 2015]