Banff Recreation Grounds

As of June 10, 2021:

  • All outside social gatherings must be limited to no more than 20 people. 
  • Mandatory physical distancing must be maintained at all times between members of different households.
  • Sport and recreational activity participation requires 2 metre distancing between non-household members (i.e. skateboarding, tennis, basketball). This does not apply to organized sporting teams’ regular league games and practices. 

The Banff Recreation Grounds Sports Field and Ball Diamonds are temporally closed for construction. For more information visit:

From May to October, the Banff Recreation Grounds are the place to be for softball, soccer, rugby, tennis, basketball, Frisbee, BBQs, or skateboarding.

To Reserve Fields, Picnic Shelters, or a Facility

If your sports league or program needs to reserve the Banff Recreation Grounds or school fields for games, or you need to reserve a picnic shelter, contact the recreation team at 403.762.1235.

The following facilities are available for use:

  • 2 Ball Diamonds
  • Rugby/Soccer Field
  • 3 Picnic Shelters – Little Bow, Norquay and Protection
  • Outdoor Basketball Court
  • 2 Tennis Courts
  • Skateboard Park
  • Playgrounds

Check facility availability online.

Outdoor Basketball Courts