Move. Play. Grow.

With registered & drop-in programs island-wide, Haida Gwaii Recreation helps all ages and abilities move, play & grow! From fitness bootcamps to pottery classes, we value quality, consistency & innovation. Register or drop-in to a program today led by one of our skilled instructors.

2020 Programs have arrived!

Register today to guarantee yourself a spot.

Our 2020 programs aim to build connections, get people moving & offer growth in skills and abilities. From Fitness Bootcamp to Beginner Pottery, we offer a wide variety of programs built to help you meet your goals in a relaxed and fun environment. All of our instructors are friendly, amenable and dedicated to your success. It’s because of them that we’re able to provide such a diverse group of programs.


Book yourself into a program today!

Pathways to STEAM – Science AL!VE Summer Camps – All-Island

August 10 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 8:00 am on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until August 26, 2022

Science AL!VE Summer Camps – All-Island Join Science AL!VE FREE Pathways to STEAM camp (science, technology, engineering, art design and mathematics)! Our program uses problem-based learning and hands-on activities to create a student-centered experience. Participants are tasked with solving a problem (presented in an open-ended manner), where each child can take a personal approach to […]

Standard First Aid + CPR (SFA) – FULL COURSE – MASSET

August 10 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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One event on August 10, 2022 at 9:00 am

Register for the following SFA + CPR-C 2-day course (OFA Level 1 equivalent). Classes are in-person and led by trained local instructors. We offer small class sizes in large venues.

Canadian Firearms Safety Course (PAL) & CORE Courses – September 2022

September 6 @ 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 8:30 am, repeating until September 7, 2022

An event every day that begins at 8:30 am, repeating until September 8, 2022

The Possession and Acquisition Licence (PAL) is the primary licence for possession of a firearm and acquisition of ammunition, and it is both required and the only permissible document for an individual to acquire or permanently import a firearm. The Conservation and Outdoor Recreation Education (CORE) program is British Columbia’s hunter education program. The B.C. Wildlife Federation (BCWF) operates the CORE Program on behalf of the Ministry of Forests, Lands, and Natural Resource Operations.

hlG̱a hlḵ’aats iihlangaa / Agate Man Triathlon – MASSET

September 17 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm

A minimum of 20 pre-registrations are needed by AUGUST 1, 2022 to keep this race sustainable. So make sure to register before AUGUST 15, 2022 and receive your limited edition AGATE MAN 2022 T-Shirt! Course: 500 m Swim - Pure Lake 20 km Cycle - from Pure Lake Parking lot to Masset Fire Hall 6 km Run - around Delkatla Wildlife Sanctuary Entry Categories: 1. Triathlon - Men's Solo Swim/Bike/Run 2. Triathlon - Women's Solo Swim/Bike/Run 3. Relay of 3 - Swim/Bike/Run


The Haida Gwaii Recreation Commission is a non-profit society operated by a volunteer board of directors. If you’re interested in being a part of our team, either as a volunteer or an instructor, fill out the form below. Our mandate is to provide recreational opportunities to all communities on Haida Gwaii.