LEADER LIONS PARK
The Leader Lions Park is sheltered by trees and shrubs and blanketed with lush green grass. A state of the art playground structure occupies one end of the park while the other end is perfect for an evening football game or a family picnic.
Lions Park is maintained by the Town of Leader and is located on Main Street East. Its neighbours include the Leader Lions Swimming Pool & Campground.
For information, call the Recreation Office at 306-628-3860.
Attractions & Facilities
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LEADER SWIMMING POOL
The Leader Swimming Pool was built by the Leader Lions Club in the early 1960s, and in the 1990s underwent some major upgrades. Construction of a new swimming pool was completed in the summer of 2011.
Our new seasonal junior Olympic sized outdoor pool is heated and supervised and features a double racer slide. The pool offers several sets of Red Cross Swimming Lessons, Adult Swim, Teen Swim and Lane Swim.
The Leader Swimming Pool is located beside the Leader Lions Park & Campground at 119 Main Street East. For more information on swim times or lessons, call the Recreation Office at 306-628-3860. Pool is open from mid June until Labor Day.
RIVER RIDGE GOLF COURSE
Located just north of Leader on Highway 21, River Ridge is one of the finest golf courses in Southwest Saskatchewan – a picturesque, natural prairie setting overlooking the South Saskatchewan river hills.
This link styled course features wide watered fairways, lots of sand traps and excellent grass greens. Eighteen tee boxes and nine large greens make it a unique, friendly, but challenging course.
Amenities include a licensed club with a covered deck overlooking the river hills, and a pro shop that includes club and cart rentals. For information visit www.riverridgegolfclub.ca or call 306-628-3256 for a tee time.
LEADER BALL PARK
Leader Expos, Leader’s Senior Baseball team, host all of their home games at the Leader Ball Park. The Leader Minor Ball Club also calls this ball park home and consists of teams for all ages.The Leader Ball Park boasts four ball diamonds, grandstands, a concession, beer gardens, and serviced camp sites for visiting teams.The Leader Ball Park is located on the northwest side of Leader along the North Road Allowance. For bookings, call the Recreation Office at 306-628-3860.
The Leader Minor Hockey Club and the Leader Skating Club call the Leader Arena home.The Arena boasts artificial ice, a large seating area and concession booth, and provides family-oriented fun at a low rate.The Iceplex is operated by the Leader & District Recreation Board. Telephone: 306-628-3860.The Leader Curling Rink consists of 3 sheets of artificial ice, a lounge and concession booth. Dressing Rooms and a new entry way were added in the fall of 1999. A new facility was built in 2017 joining the existing Arena and renamed the G3 Iceplex.The Curling Club offers a Mixed Curling League which provides affordable fun for all ages & skill levels. The Curling Club is also host to numerous fun-filled Bonspiels throughout the winter months.
The Leader Curling Rink is located at 330 – 4th Avenue West, Telephone: (306) 628-3860.
LEADER FRIENDSHIP CENTRE
The Leader Friendship Centre is a social gathering place for residents of Leader and the surrounding area, 35 years of age and up.
The Leader Friendship Centre hosts an exercise class every Tuesday and Thursday morning and any Wednesday afternoon you can find a partnerfor cards, games and shuffleboard. Soup and Bun day and Bingo are also hosted once a month at the centre.
Call (306) 628-8060 for more information about renting the facility by the half or full day.
Visit the Leader Friendship Centre at 135 – 1st Street West, or call 306-628-3366.
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