Estevan Leisure Activities
Quality of life is very
important to the community of Estevan. There are many activities and
facilities that people can enjoy. Organizations and clubs help to
maintain our quality of life by contributing much of their time to
the recreational sports, arts programs, and churches within the
community. So to improve your quality of life or find out more
information about different activities that are happening check out
what Estevan has to offer.
There is an excellent art gallary
and museum in Estevan. There are many different exhibits that people
can enjoy throughout the year.
During the summer the Souris
Valley Museum is open featuring displays from the pioneering days
and heritage mining equipment. The Souris Valley Theatre also
performs two different productions every summer for the public to
There are thirteen active churches
The Souris Valley Aquatic Leisure
Center supplies people with the facility to become active in many
types of recreation. There is a rink where anyone can play hockey or
skate in the winter and in the summer it is available to rent for
other events. A squash court, weight room, and gym satisfy others
who like to stay active. People may also host community events here.
The olympic size pool which includes a waterslide, hot tub, steam
room, and diving board is one of the most popular places in the
Leisure Center. Swimming lessons, water polo, water fitness classes,
and swimming competitions take place throughout the year.
The Estevan Civic Auditorium is home
to the Estevan Bruins but is used by other hockey teams and the
figure skating club.
Then there is the curling rink for
all those curlers out there. Different events are held there during
the off season.
There are two large bodies of water
near Estevan, Boundary and Raferty Dam. This is where people can
boat, swim and fish. It will take care of all their water needs.
For those who love to camp, there
are two campsites near Estevan. Woodlawn Regional Park and Hidden
Valley Park. Woodlawn has a provincial reputation for having a
quality 18 hole golf course.
For the kid in you, Hidden Valley
has a mini golf course, par 3 course, and go-karts.
If you love to fly check out the
Baseball is one of the popular
sports here in Estevan for all ages. There are many places where you
can enjoy playing softball, fastball, slow pitch and T-ball. The
places where you can enjoy playing baseball are Luscar Cactus Park,
Lynn Prime Memorial Park, Pleasantdale Ball Park, Prairie Cactus,
Met Stadium, Cossette Park and any School Diamonds. The community
put in a lot of effort and volunteer work so that our diamonds were
in good shape. This is an excellent sport to watch in the summer.
Soccer is another one of those popular sports that are offered
in Estevan. People of all ages enjoy playing this exillerating sport
that envolves a lot of energy. The Estevan Youth and Mini Soccer
Association sets up house soccer for all ages during the summer.
Some of the fields you can play on would be the Comprehensive Soccer
Fields and the Dana Quewezance Memorial field down at Woodlawn. This
is an excellent sport to watch in the summmer as well.
Hunting is another way people like
to spend their time. There are many places a person can go hunting.
The Estevan Archery Club has a range near highway #47 and a 3-D
range near Boundary Dam. There is also a rifle range by the Boundary
Dam boat launch.
Those are just a few activities Estevan has
for the community to enjoy. So keep fit and have fun