Wellness Center

The Big Canoe Wellness Center offers a 13,000 square foot, state-of-the-art facility featuring premier exercise equipment, 75-foot heated lap pool, whirlpool, sauna, racquetball/squash court, physical therapy services, massage therapy, personal trainers, apparel shop, community computer and free WiFi.

The Big Canoe Fitness Center offers a 13,000-square-foot, state-of-the-art facility featuring cardiovascular equipment, strength-training equipment, aerobics room, racquetball/squash court, swimming pool, whirlpool, sauna, access to the indoor tennis courts, massage therapy, physical therapy, personal training and the ever-popular group exercise classes.

The Wellness Center daily usage fee includes full access to the exercise floor, the indoor pool, whirlpool and sauna. Keep in mind children under 16 are not permitted in the whirlpool or sauna, and children under 16 must be with an adult at all times. Group exercise classes are open to everyone with a daily usage pass. No reservation or appointment is necessary.

Racquetball/squash courts are great fun for the whole family, and the Wellness Center has a full complimentary racquets, balls and goggles with the daily usage fee. Call the Wellness Center to reserve the court: (706) 268-3441

Indoor Pool

Everyone is welcome! The Big Canoe Wellness Center has a 100,000-gallon, 75-foot-long indoor pool with depths ranging from 3 to 5 feet. The pool has a saline system and is kept at ~84.5 degrees. The pool, used for everything from kid’s swim team practice to rehab and water aerobics, is open year-round.

For everyone’s safety - Please allow lap swimmers to use designated lap lanes and ensure children stay out of those lanes while in use. Out of consideration for scheduled classes, only class participants are allowed in the pool, whirlpool or sauna during scheduled class time. Classes are open to all and do not require an appointment or sign up ahead of time.

Keep in mind that children under 16 must be accompanied by an adult at all times. All infants/toddlers must wear approved nylon, rubber or plastic swim bottoms. Parents/guardians are responsible for supervision of children as there is no lifeguard on duty.

Wellness Classes

From Boot Camp to Yoga classes at the Wellness Center are as varied as are the needs of Wellness Center members. Find the course that best suits your needs, whether you want to improve conditioning, build strength or just find a fun, active outlet.

Massage Therapy

  • Relax and unwind post-workout with a therapeutic massage performed by our talented massage therapists right here in Big Canoe. Choose from reflexology, deep tissue, Swedish, neuromuscular, craniosacral, sport and much more.

*Unlimited use of all facilities in the Wellness Center including indoor pool and racquetball/squash court and rental rackets, two guest passes, 20% discount
on Wellness Center shop soft goods items, accompanied guest rate equal to the property owner rate, complimentary coffee, tea, and Wi-Fi
**Amenity access only, does not include the above benefits.


Steve Panetta
Director of Wellness Activities
(706) 268-3441


(706) 268-3441


Monday - Friday 6:15 a.m. - 8 p.m.
Saturday & Sunday 8 a.m. - 6 p.m.

Closed Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, New Year’s Eve & New Year’s Day.


Monday, Wednesday & Friday
H2O Aero/Exercise Class
10 a.m. - 11 a.m.
H20 Aero/Exercise Class
3 p.m. - 4 p.m.

Tuesday & Thursday
H20 Aero/Exercise Class
3 p.m. - 4 p.m.
Youth Swim Team Practice
5:30 – 6:45 p.m.

The Indoor Pool closes 15 minutes earlier than the Wellness Center and may close if thunder/lightning is in the vicinity.

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