Recreation & Facilities

Dr. Lander Memorial Swimming Pool – NEW PAGE

Check out the brand new page for Dr. Lander Memorial Swimming Pool on! This new page is chalk full of information and prices all located in one easy to use place.


“Hell’s Half Acre” Campground
(Open Spring Thru October)

A Lions Club-managed campground. We are pleased to announce that Hell’s Half Acre Campground in Turner Valley is now managed by the Foothills Lions Club. Located next to the Dr. Lander Outdoor Swimming Pool and baseball diamond, it offers fully serviced sites that are close to shopping, fishing, hiking and Kananaskis Country.

Information and bookings:
Campground manager – Debbie  (site 11)

Campground Rates With Power Without Power
Daily  $24.00 $20.00
Monthly $465.00  $385.00

PLEASE NOTE: Monthly prices are based on 4 weeks.

Oilfields Sports Association

Looking for local sports such as soccer, baseball or competitive swim club for your children? We are a volunteer based non-profit organization that organizes outdoor sports for youth ages 4-18 in our community. Registration is usually in March, and the playing season runs from April – June for baseball/soccer and May-August for swim club. Please check out for more information.


Oilfields Ice Arena

Location: Black Diamond
Phone: (403)933-5272
Open September – April offering public skating, figure skating, hockey and shinny.

High Country Minor Hockey Association


Turner Valley Outdoor Rink and Skate Park

Phone: (403) 933-4944
An unsupervised ice surface with a rotation of public skating and shinny every hour, which is converted to skate park during warmer months, weather permitting.


Oilfields Curling Association

Location: Black Diamond
Phone: (403) 938-7090
Open September – March offering leagues for Ladies, Men’s, Mixed, Seniors and Youth curling


Friendship Trail

3 km of paved trail connecting neighbouring communities. Great for hiking, cycling, walking and jogging.


Turner Valley Golf and Country Club

Phone: (403) 933-4721
Open April – October with exquisitely manicured 18 holes of golfing offering challenging fairways and a magnificent view of the foothills and Rocky Mountains. Pro Shop, snack and dining facilities located in the Club House. Pros on duty at all times. Lessons available.


Kananaskis Country

Located just minutes west of Turner Valley, Kananaskis Country boasts unlimited outdoor recreation opportunities including camping, hiking, cross-country skiing, horseback riding, fishing, and bird watching.

Kananaskis Visitor Information:

Sheep River Provincial Park: (403) 933-7172

Peter Lougheed Provincial Park: (403) 673-3985

Barrier Lake Visitor Centre: (403) 591-6322