Develop your Physical Fitness Level!

Weight rooms offer a great environment for all fitness levels. Check out the details for each one of the weight rooms below.

Haida Gwaii Weight Rooms

Get Healthy & Fit with Haida Gwaii Recreation!

Maintain or build-up your fitness levels on your own time, and at your own pace with a membership to one of our island weight rooms. With several locations across the island, this is a great way to reach your fitness & wellness goals. Before utilizing any gym facilities you must first take a complementary orientation course. This brief course will quickly familiarize you with the equipment and best practices for use.


Community Weight Rooms in Haida Gwaii

Sandspit Weight Room

Agnes L. Mathers Elementary/Gymnasium

  • 406 Copper Bay, Sandspit, BC V0T 1T0
  • (250) 637-5454

Membership Costs

Any questions about the gym please contact Sandspit Recreation at

or email Audrey Putterill:

Gym Hours

Mon/Tues: 5:00 am – 8:00 am & 5:00 pm to 11:00 pm
Wed: 5:00 – 8:00 am & 8:00- 11:00pm
Thurs: 5:00 – 8:00 am & 5:00 – 11:00pm
Fri: 5:00 – 8:00 am & 9:30 – 11:00 pm
Sat/Sun: 5:00 am – 11:00 pm

The next orientations will be with Abbey Weisbrot on:

THURSDAY, May 30th 2022 @ 5:00PM

For more information contact Sandspit Recreation (Audrey Putterill):


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.