The Town of Deep River is proud of the diverse range of recreational services available to our community. Citizens are encouraged to participate and take advantage of the opportunities available to learn new skills and to make new friends.

If we currently do not offer a program that you would like to participate in, please feel free to contact us and we will work towards implementing it. We wish you a very healthy season and invite you to enjoy the benefits of participating in our community services.

Please note that our Refund policy and Recreation Rates have recently changed.

Please click the links for details.


The Book King Online registration portal and other online Recreation services have been taken offline until further notice. This is to ensure equitable access to all Deep River and area residents looking to register for Spring  Recreational Programs and Swimming Courses.

For Arena Ice Rentals,  Pool Bookings , Membership Purchases/ Renewals,

Swim Lessons or Program Registration

please feel free to use our

separate Recreation Website.

Please click the link to be redirected.

Interested in our Summer Programs? Feel free to

follow the link to the Summer Programs Guide for 2021 



Canadian Tire's Jumpstart

                            North Renfrew Family Services acts as the Deep River chapter                               to deliver Canadian Tire Jumpstart® in our community.   

               Jumpstart is a community-based charitable program that helps children aged 4-18 participate in organized sports and recreation, so they can develop important life skills, self esteem and confidence.

                   Contact North Renfrew Family Services at 613-584-3358 or to                   determine if your child is eligible for Canadian Tire's Jumpstart assistance                                                           or go to the website



Local Trail Project

Local Trail Project in the Town of Deep River receives $5,000 from the Frank Cowan Company Home Town Program.  Click here to view article.

Draft Ottawa Valley Recreation Trail Management Plan

Draft Ottawa Valley Recreation Trail that has been approved by County Council for circulation.  The Ottawa Valley Recreation Trail (OVRT) is 296 kilometres in length and is a former CP rail corridor. The goal of this plan is to preserve the...

Community Pool

Based on the current Provincial Order of the Stage One to Reopening the Deep River Community Pool remains closed at this time  The Deep River Community Pool is an adjoining wing of Mackenzie Community School. It is 25 metres long...

Deep River Arena

2020-12-23 Formal notice of the Deep River Arena closing as of December 26, 2020 at 12:01 a.m. in accordance with the Provincial 28-day lockdown. The Town of Deep River will continue to monitor the situation and will continue to provide updates...


Effective May 22, 2021 at 12:01 a.m. the Deep River Marina will be open. The province will reopen outdoor recreational amenities with restrictions in place, such as the need to maintain physical distancing. Please see the direct link below...
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pdf fileWinterboat Parking 2020/2021
Don't wait for Summer to be behind you... Book your Winter Boat Parking today
pdf fileSeasonal Slip Renewal-14 foot dock
Marina renewal forms for a 14 foot dock
pdf fileSeasonal Slip Renewal-24 foot dock
Marina renewal forms for a 24 foot dock

Independent clubs & activities

Please note that the following clubs are not operated by the Recreation Department. For the most up to date information, please visit the clubs' websites or contact them directly. Please view this list with contact infomation for various...

Municipal Recreation Department 2021 Summer Camp Programs

SUMMER CAMPS HAVE THE GREEN LIGHT AND PLANNING IS UNDERWAY Based on the current Provincial Order of the Stage One to Reopening, the Town of Deep River will be offering Summer Camps with regulations to participation based on Provincial Safety...

Deep River Home Together

Welcome to Deep River Home Together, a new one stop community hub linking you to online classes, workshops and virtual experiences related to physical activity, well-being, education, culture, music, dance and much more.  At this time when...

Accessibility in Deep River

Ontarians with Disabilities Act, 2001 The purpose of the Ontarians with Disabilities Act, 2001 (ODA) and the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act, 2005 is to improve opportunities for people with disabilities and to provide for...