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Vikes Recreation provides diverse and intentional recreational programs in a safe, inclusive, and accessible environment, enhancing the social, mental and physical well-being of the entire University of Victoria community. We are committed to providing all individuals on campus with welcoming, accessible, and enjoyable physical recreation opportunities.

Explore the site to find various low barrier activities suitable for all abilities, backgrounds, and fitness levels.

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Upcoming events

Sep. 6Thunderfest 2024

Hosted by Vikes Nation.
At TBA.


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Hours (Spring / Summer 2024)
CARSA Building

Mon. – Fri.: 6:30AM–10:00PM
Sat. – Sun.: 7:00AM–9:00PM
Reading Break*: TBA
Holidays: 10:00AM–6:00PM

CARSA Climbing Centre

Mon. – Fri.: 4:00–8:00PM
Sat.: 3:00–8:00PM
Sun.: Closed
Reading Break*: TBA
Holidays: Closed

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McKinnon Pool

Mon. – Thu.: 6:30AM–10:00PM
Fri.: 6:30AM–9:00PM
Sat.: 9:00AM-6:00PM
Sun.: 9:00AM-6:00PM
Reading Break*: TBA
Holidays: Closed

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Ian Stewart Complex

Mon. – Fri.: TBA
Sat. – Sun.: TBA
Reading Break*: Closed
Holidays: Closed

*Reading Break: TBA
Holidays: May. 20, Jul. 1, Aug. 5

Contact

Telephone: 250-472-4000
Email: vikesrec@uvic.ca

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