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Barrie, ON L4N 5M3
Phone: (705) 734-9500
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Georgian College makes sure that apart from high-quality education, students also develop physical and mental agility. Hence Georgian College Athletic & Fitness Centre is designed with 20,000 square feet (1858 square meter) gymnasium and 8600 square feet (800 square meter) fitness center that conduct various workout sessions and sports activities. Students as well as visitors can also avail of indoor waking track, climbing wall, rental rooms and locker areas. For more details on this center, check their website.
The Snow Valley Ski Area in Barrie is one of the best winter sports and recreation location in Ontario. With great facilities and activities like skiing, snowboarding, snowtubing and many more, the place also offers various school programs and training sessions for both kids and adults. Aiming to provide for a fun-filled outing with family, the Snow Valley does justice to its ranking as the “best Ontario hill for kids”, as per Ski Canada Magazine (2001).
Home of Barrie Baycats, the Barrie Community Sports Complex is a versatile facility. Soccer, football, baseball fields, a separate playground and much more awaits you here.
The Innisfil Recreation Center is a sporting arena facilitated by the town council of Innisfil. The ice skating arena hosts sporting events and championships, and is also open to public for recreational purposes.
Located in Craighurst's Barie Area, Settler's Ghost Golf Club is a public golf club. This par-72 club features 18-hole link style course that is designed by John Robinson offers beautiful scenic views and has also hosted the CN Canadian Women's Tour. Enjoy the various amenities offered by the club such as the pro shop, electric power carts, practice facility as well as the patio where you can relax. For fun short vacations, they also offer accommodation facilities.
Lake Simcoe located in Ontario, Canada is the fourth largest and was named by John Graves Simcoe in remembrance of his father. Geogrina Island and several other tiny islands are situated within the lake. Less commercial activity is seen around the lake, which makes it a great spot for quiet evenings and family picnics. Summers witness a number of water sports and fishing, while ice fishing takes place during winters.
Whether a short stay or a long holiday, the Sibbald Point Provincial Park has a lot to offer. Along with activities like hiking, camping, one can also enjoy a leisurely walk along the Lake Simcoe beach.
A great site for skiing, snowboarding and other winter activities, the Mansfield Ski Club comprises restaurants and a bar too. Owing to the great facilities it offers people, it is one of the popular ski resorts in the region.
Mara Provincial Park is a small yet beautiful park located near the city of Orillia. It offers various campsites and picnic areas and activities like swimming and boating. Check the parks website to know more.
Located on the southern banks of Georgian Bay, the Wye Marsh National Wildlife Area was established in 1978. It is a popular recreation destination for activities like hunting, fishing and hiking. Water sports like canoeing and kayaking can also be carried out. It is also a famous cross country skiing and snowshoeing spot during the winters. Guided tours and educational programs are carried throughout the year by various tour operators.