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Jan. 23 - Registration for 2024 Vikes Summer Camps opens on April 4th at 6:30AM for sport development and recreation camps and April 8th at 6:30AM for climbing and outdoors camps.

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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.

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Happening at Vikes Recreation

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Upcoming events

Mar. 1Vikes Nation Silent Disco

Hosted by Vikes Nation.
At CARSA Performance Gym.

Mar. 24Red Tape 2024

Hosted by Climbing.
At CARSA Climbing Centre.

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Hours (Winter 2024)
CARSA Building

Mon. – Fri.: 6:00AM–11:00PM
Sat. – Sun.: 7:00AM–9:00PM
Reading Break*: 6:00AM-9:00PM
Holidays: 7:00AM–9:00PM

CARSA Climbing Centre

Mon. – Fri.: 12:00–9:00PM
Sat.: 4:00–8:00PM
Sun.: Closed
Reading Break*: 12:00-9:00PM
Holidays: Closed

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McKinnon Building (pool and fitness)

Mon. – Thu.: 6:00AM–11:00PM
Fri.: 6:00AM–11:00PM
Sat.: 7:00AM-9:00PM
Sun.: 7:00AM-9:00PM
Reading Break*: 6:00AM–7:30PM
Holidays: Closed

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Ian Stewart Complex

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

*Reading Break: Feb. 20-23
Holidays: Jan. 1, Feb. 19, Mar. 29, Mar. 31, Apr. 1


Telephone: 250-472-4000

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