Parks Trails and Green Spaces

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The Town of Penetanguishene has many parks and trails to explore. A well-known trail, such as the Trans Canada Trail, spans across Canada and enters Penetanguishene on a paved trail complete with wooden bridges and forested areas. Perfect for biking with the family or taking a leisurely walk or run.

View our list of trails located throughout Penetanguishene, ON.

Larger parks like Rotary Park, offer a wider range of recreational facilities such as a dog park, Frisbee golf, picnic shelters, public accessible washrooms and parking.

Penetanguishene offers many different parks and playgrounds and sports field parks.

Experience the beautiful open spaces of Penetanguishene for yourself.

 

Smoke-Free Ontario

Information on places where you can't smoke, the rules on selling tobacco and how Ontario is working to reduce tobacco use.

New rules

As of January 1, 2015, it is illegal to:

  • smoke on and around children's playgrounds and publicly owned sport fields and surfaces (e.g., areas for basketball, baseball, soccer or beach volleyball, ice rinks, tennis courts, splash pads and swimming pools that are owned by a municipality, the province or a postsecondary education institution)
  • smoke on all bar and restaurant patios, whether covered or not (with an exemption for uncovered patios established by the Royal Canadian Legion - Ontario Provincial Command before November 18, 2013)
  • sell tobacco on university and college campuses (this applies to buildings that are owned and areas that are leased by a postsecondary institution or student union)

 

http://www.simcoemuskokahealth.org/Topics/Tobacco/LawsonTobaccoUse/SmokeFreeOntarioAct.aspx

http://news.ontario.ca/mohltc/en/2015/01/a-decade-of-progress-toward-a-smoke-free-

ontario.htmlhttp://www.ontario.ca/health-and-wellness/smoke-free-ontario