Hillcrest Fitness Centre

COVID-19 restart: limited drop-ins available

July 9, 2021: Effective July 12, a limited number of facility drop-ins will be available for all fitness centre sessions. Advance online registration is highly recommended to secure a spot. Register for your fitness session

Most fitness centres are open. We’re working with community centre associations to reopen the remaining fitness centres.

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Mask wearing

Masks are recommended indoors, and will be available from front desks. Staff and other users may wish to continue wearing a mask for some time – please respect this choice and be aware of other peoples’ personal space.

Hillcrest Fitness Centre — located  near Queen Elizabeth Park — is a state-of-the-art facility designed to LEED environmental standards.

Our naturally-lit exercise room includes cardio and weight-training machines, free weights, exercise props, and equipment for adapted fitness.

 The sauna, steam room, change rooms, showers, and lockers are not available due to COVID-19 safety measures.

Register online for one-hour workout sessions

Registration opens three days in advance and closes 30 minutes before the session starts.

Flexipasses and 10-visit passes are accepted for online registration.

No-show guidelines apply to all registered fitness sessions, including sessions registered with a pass. If unable to attend a session for which you have registered, you must cancel in advance by accessing your vanrec.ca account. Learn more about the no-show guidelines

Register now​​​​​​​​​​​​ Plan a safe visit

Fitness equipment

 Due to COVID-19 safety measures, we have reduced and spaced apart our equipment to the following pieces:

  • 5 walk/run treadmills
  • 5 elliptical walk/run/step machines
  • 2 walk/run/step (Cybex Arc)
  • 1 step/climb machine (LifeFitness)
  • 2 walk/run/step/climb adjusting machines (Precor AMT)
  • 2 rowing machines (Concept2)
  • 3 indoor spin bicycles (Keiser)
  • 2 indoor bicycles, upright position
  • 2 indoor bicycles, recumbent position
  • 2 machines for adapted fitness (SCIFIT)
  • Free weights and adjustable benches
  • Strength-training machines for upper and lower body (LifeFitness)

Hours, location, contact info

Get Hillcrest Centre, Fitness Centre, Aquatic Centre, Rink, and office hours. Find out where we are located and how to contact us.

Fees and passes

View our drop-in fees for Hillcrest Fitness Centre and learn how you can save money with a multi-visit or monthly pass.

Personal trainers

Meet the personal trainers at Hillcrest Fitness Centre. Find out whose fitness philosophy and experience best fit your goals.

Blood pressure clinic

Drop by the fitness centre any Monday or Thursday morning between 8:00am and 8:30am for advice and a blood pressure check by a qualified professional. Free, appointment requested. Call Hillcrest Fitness Centre at 604-257-8680.

Hillcrest Fitness Centre location and contact

Pursue a healthier life with this program

The ABC Fitness Group (formerly Healthiest Winner)

Get encouragement and support as you pursue a healthy lifestyle with an inclusive lifestyle management program at select community centres.