recreation facilities

Recreation Facilities

The Community Recreation Association operates within a number of facilities located in and around 8 Wing / CFB Trenton. The main office is located at the RecPlex, 21 Namao Drive (just off RCAF Road beside the Credit Union and the CANEX). The various programs and services are offered at the RecPlex and the Gym on the south side of the base.

The RecPlex is a recreation complex located at 21 Namao Drive on the north side of the Base, beside the Canex.  The facility consists of two indoor pools, a small gymnasium and a cardio room.  One of the pools is an 8-lane 25 metre pool and the second pool is a smaller warm-up pool.  Pool temps are approximately 80F for the main pool and 84F for the small pool.  The cardio room consists of approximately 13 pieces of cardio equipment and several pieces of weight training equipment and dumbbells.

The Gym is located on the south side of the Base at 75 Anson Avenue.  Consisting of a hardwood sprung gym floor, a well-equipped cardio and weight room, three squash courts, a multi-purpose fitness studio and the new additions to the facility are a cycling studio and a rehabilitative room with specialized types of fitness equipment. more information...

Albatross Outdoor Pool
It’s awesome! The pool is 25 meters in length & has 6 lanes. It’s heated! The new pool is located right beside the RecPlex. Access to the new pool will be via the RecPlex using the same change facilities.

RCAF Flyers Arena
The RCAF Flyers Arena is located on the east side of RCAF Rd, south of the CPC Parachute Depot building and across the street from the CANEX. The Arena houses a 200 feet by 85 foot ice surface, six dressing rooms, a spectators viewing area for approximately 400 personnel, and a spacious lobby with snack bar. See Skating Programs for CRA programs offered at the Arena or the RCAF Flyers Arena for skating times.