Lake Milo Aquatic Club

Lake Milo Aquatic Club

Organization / Program Name

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Located In
Yarmouth (town)
Where To Find Us
700 Main St
Yarmouth, NS B5A 1K7
Areas Served
Yarmouth County


Frank Grant

Description & Services

The Milo Aquatic Club is home to a variety of seasonal activities.  
In the warm months, a supervised waterfront (Nova Scotia Lifeguard Service), a sailing program, and a canoe/kayak program make the Aquatic Club a hot spot for area children and youth.  
Boathouse hours are from 8am to 8pm, 7 days a week in the summer months. Canoe and kayak rentals are available to the public starting at 10 am at a rate of $6/hr or $15/ 3 hours. Rentals are based on boat availability. Summer memberships are also available to individuals and families.  
The Club also has a recently renovated reception hall and kitchen facilities on the second floor, suitable year round for banquets, clinics, and meetings, or leisure activities that require minimal space, such as martial arts, yoga, or an art program. 
The Aquatic Club is also pleased to offer a public boat launch and floating docks which are used by the local bass club, and others, throughout the year.
Boat House hours - open 8AM - 8PM, 7 days a week 
Opens for the Season July 3, 2017.
Boat Launch ; Canoe/Kayak ; Classes/courses ; Community Halls (Rentals) ; Community Sport Organizations ; Recreation Categories ; South Shore Connect ; Summer Fun ; Swimming ; Youth
Categories - General
Boat Launching Sites ; Boating Safety Education ; Canoeing ; Kayaking ; Recreation/Sport Equipment Loan/Rental ; Sailing ; Special Interest Clubs

About this Information

Last Modified: 01 Mar 2020 | Last Full Update: 01 Mar 2020

**Until further notice, due to Covid19 we will not be taking any indoor bookings or offering our summer kayak/canoe membership. Rentals by appointment are still available. **

Lake Milo Aquatic Club is open in the summer from July 1st to Labor Day weekend and has life guarded swimming, canoe rentals, dragon boating and canoe/kayak programs!

Lake Milo Boat Club- Community Hall

Available for rentals! Call us today for you next meeting, fitness class or party!

(902) 742-4923

Booking Fees/Procedures (as of January 2012)
Fee Schedule
-Not for Profit
Full Day $75 plus HST; Hourly Rate $10 plus HST/hr.

Commercial Full Day rate is $150 plus HST; Hourly Rate $20 plus HST/hr.
(Full Day Bookings are 7 hrs or more)
Cleanup Fee $50 ($25 refund if basic cleaning is done by user group)
**Commercial – Defined as a group/individual organizing the event is a profiting business or
charging public admission.

-Set-up time is to be included in the time required for a booking.
-All fees are to be paid in advance to the Yarmouth Recreation. We do not take bookings
without prior payment.
Basic Cleaning includes:
Wiping all tables, counters and soiled surfaces.
Sweeping and mopping floors
Returning all furnishings and equipment to original location
Removal of garbage to downstairs bay area and replacement of bags
Flushing of all toilets and urinals
-The additional clean-up costs is intended to cover the cost of having a cleaner thoroughly clean
the bathrooms, disinfect the kitchen and fridges on a regular basis. We must insist on this
cleaning fee to allow us to cover our basic costs and provide a clean facility for every use.

No Smoking Policy
There is no smoking allowed at any time in the building or within 4 meters of entry or exit ways.
– No animals allowed in building.
– All activities are to be done by 11 pm unless approved by Yarmouth Recreation.
– Birthday and like parties are permitted. Please no confetti!
– Canoes are not to be used if there is no staff on duty to supervise.
– Please report any damages done or noticed.
– Please us the public parking lot on Prospect Street behind the RCMP Building.

-Events with Alcohol must have $1 Million Liability insurance and all appropriate permits with NS Alcohol & Gaming as per our Municipal Alcohol Policy.

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