Recreation & Facilities

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



Jan 3, 2022 - Town of Deep River will be temporarily closing its recreational facilities effective Wednesday, Jan 5th at 12:01 AM.

With the recent Ontario News Release of the Ontario “Temporarily Moving to Modified Step Two of the Roadmap to Reopen”  the Town of Deep River will be closing its recreational facilities effective Wednesday, Jan 5th at 12:01...

Strengthening Vaccination Requirements (Deep River Arena & Community Pool)

Regarding : Vaccination Requirement as of September 22, 2021 On September 1, 2021 it was announced that the Provincial Government in consultation with the Chief Medical Officer of Health, will require people to be fully vaccinated and...

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...

Deep River Arena

The Deep River Arena hosts programs such as ice and ball hockey, figure and family skating, and in-line skating. It contains banquet hall with a kitchen and is available for public rental for dances, banquets and meetings. In the...


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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...

Second Round for the Deep River 2022 Community Grant Program - Application open

The Town of Deep River is accepting application for the 2022 Community Grant Program. This is the second round for the Deep River Community Grant and funds are limited. Application Open Every year the Municipality receives more grant...

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...