The city of Oshawa is home to some of the most beautiful parks, bike trails and gardens. Harmony Creek Trail, as beautiful as its name, is a 4km paved multi-purpose trail, which curves around Harmony Creek itself. If you find yourself yearning for adventure or perhaps a leisurely stroll, Harmony Creek Trail is home to breathtaking views and a variety of paths for walking, cycling, rollerblading and more.
Escape to a stunning paradise complete with streams and greenery as far as the eye can see, without ever having to leave the city. The Oshawa Valley Botanical Gardens have been a continuous attraction to both residents of the city and even those who travel from elsewhere to experience the renowned beauty of the gardens. Tended to year-round by city workers, the botanical gardens are a sight that can truly only be described as breathtaking.
If a pricey vacation down south isn’t part of your plans for the year, none to worry! Lakeview park, located right on the shores of Lake Ontario has everything you need for a day that will feel just like a vacation, without ever having to leave the city! Complete with a beautifully-maintained beach, picnic tables, open fields, playground structures, an ice cream shop and so much more, Lakeview park is the perfect destination for any sunny day!
The Central Lake Ontario Conservation Authority was founded in 1958 to promote the conservation of the environment and bring awareness to the community. Today it is a popular destination for field trips, events and sightseeing. Authorities still work tirelessly to improve land and water conservation, provide land use planning input and so much more. Head outside and support the conservation by taking part in some of their many activities and events.
experience the most refined and well-kept private country club in the Durham Region. With its immaculate golf course, full fleet of electric carts and knowledgeable staff, The Oshawa Golf and curling club has certainly earned its recognition. Enjoy lessons with pros or casual golfing with friends and family and choose from their full range of practice facilities, including a driving range, putting greens and chipping area. Indoors, you’ll find an incredible six-sheet rink for curling with leagues available, for ladies, gentlemen and juniors. The view from the curling lounge can’t be beat! The club also frequently opens its doors to schools and organizations for social events.
Whether you wish to join as a full-time member or simply play for the day, Oshawa Airport Golf Club is the local hotspot for any golf enthusiast. The course has been integrated into its stunning natural environment, winding through the valley and around a stream, creating a serene little haven, tucked away from the bustle of the city. Consistently kept in outstanding condition by a team of dedicated staff members, the entire facility, including the banquet hall are sure to exceed all of your expectations.
Just a short drive outside of Oshawa lies Deer Creek Golf club, one of the finest facilities in all of Ontario. The country club offers a variety of services, unlike any of its kind such as a golf academy where you are free to practice your game as well as take lessons with experienced pros. Its incredibly beautiful banquet hall has been home to weddings, showers and all sorts of corporate and private events. Consistently achieving excellence in all aspects of its accommodations, it has truly earned its name as one the finest golf clubs in the province.
Established in 1992, Harmony Creek Golf centre offers an immaculate 18-hole course, an award winning mini-putt course, as well as a practice driving range. After a long day of golf, wander inside to a state of the art clubhouse and enjoy lunch and a drink with friends. The cub offers a variety of lessons, programs, events and tournaments that you won’t want to miss!
Enjoy a beautifully kept 18 hole course complete with a stunning view. Columbus Golf and Country Club is dedicated to providing fair prices for golf enthusiasts, whether you wish to join as a fully time member or just play for the day!
Kedron Dells Golf Club prides itself on its incredible value for very reasonable prices. Over the years, they have gathered a very loyal group of golfers who return time and time again for the friendly staff, incredible course and overall experience. With 155 acres of lush green course and a stunning banquet hall, Kedron Dells Golf Club has been home to exciting tournaments, friendly games, beautiful events, weddings and more.
Civic recreation center houses 5 outdoor fields an indoor field and a full functioning track and field facility. The outdoor stadium has a 2,000 seat capacity as well as change rooms, a sound system, food concessions and 500 vehicle parking lot. The civic Recreation Complex is also home to a swimming pool, indoor racquet sport courts and an outdoor playground. Use the Civic recreation complex to book your next game, league or tournament.
The Legends Centre is a recreational facility that offers a variety of fitness classes, a personal trainer, a full range of training equipment as well as a walking track, splash pad and 4 large skating rinks open year-round! There’s something for everyone at the Legends Centre
Calling all adventure lovers and thrill seekers! Treetop Eco Adventure Park is home to the most exciting and unique activities in the Durham Region. Choose from a range of activities like zip-lining, combat archery, night climbing and so much more! You’re guaranteed to have an unforgettable experience at Treetop Eco Adventure Park friends and you know you’re in good hands with highly trained and knowledgeable staff to help make your day or night at the adventure park perfect from beginning to end.
With a fitness centre, youth room, pool and perhaps best of all, a massive waterslide, the South Oshawa Community Centre is the perfect spot for a fun day of leisurely activities. Situated right on the shores of of Lake Ontario and just steps away from a playground, this community centre makes for a day trip destination.
Harman Park Arena houses 2 Hockey rinks each measuring 180” X 80” with a 300 seat capacity. The Arena is equipped with changing rooms, washrooms and a concession stand. The Arena also offers leisure skating times.
The Donevan Recreation Complex Arena has an ice rink measuring 180” X 80” as well as 5 dressing rooms and 2 rooms for referees and an 80-person spectator seating capacity. The Arena offers skating lesson programs from pre-schoolers, children and adults and as well as leisure skating times.
The Legends Centre Arena features four ice rinks, all complete with various spectator seating capacities and equipment such as microphones and audio hookups. The arena has a number of dressing rooms, a concession stand and public washrooms. As well, the Legends Centre Arena offers skating lessons, hockey skills programs and lesiruely skating, year-round.
Located centrally on the UOIT and Durham College campus, the Ice Centre arena is home to college and university teams, minor league teams, hockey tournaments and other events. The arena features two NHL sized rinks, 10 change rooms, a sports retail outlet, a concession stand and more.