York Region Ontario Swimming Pools information, listings and links
Here is all the information about swimming in the Mississauga, Brampton and Peel Region:
The admission rates differ depending on community, pool and pool activity, but in general the Newmarket rates are:
Seniors & Special Needs
YORK REGION INDOOR POOLS
Angus Glen Pool
3990 Major Mackenzie Drive, Markham
905-944-3777 ext. 6506
8600 McCowan Road, Markham (just north of Hwy. #7)
905-294-6111 ext. 233
Georgina Leisure Pool
5279 Black River Road, PO Box 57 Sutton, L0E 1R0
(905) 722-1429 Fax: (905) 722-3194
Lebovic Leisure Centre
30 Burkholder Street, Stouffville L4A 4K1
800 Mulock Drive, Newmarket, ON L3Y6B8
7600 Kennedy Road, Markham (south of 14th Avenue)
905-477-6410 ext. 3328
Ray Twinney Recreation Complex
100 Eagle St., Newmarket, ON L3Y6B8
The Wave Pool
5 Hopkins St., Richmond Hill, ON L4C 0C1
(905) 642 - 5174
8075 Bayview Avenue, Markham
YORK REGION OUTDOOR POOLS
Glen Shields Wading Pool
140 Glen Shields Avenue, Thornhill, Ontario
Daily: 11:00am - 3:00pm
424 D'Arcy Street, Newmarket
11 Parkway Avenue, Markham (just east of Markham Main Street)
Rouge River Pool
120 Rouge Bank Drive, Markham (9th Line and 14th Avenue)
Thornhill Outdoor Pool
28 Centre Street, Thornhill, Ontario
YORK REGION WADING POOLS
Wading pools are generally open July 1st and running until August 31 (sometimes later), the park spray features operate from 9:00 a.m. until dusk. (weather permiting)
Ashton Meadows Park
Unionville - North west corner of Woodbine and Calvert Road. It is best to park at the north end of the park, off Rachel Crescent.
Milliken Mills - North side of Denison north of Coxworth Avenue.
Benjamin Marr Park
Cornell - East of 9th Line, south of Pascoe Drive.
James Edward Park
Milliken Mills - North side of Elson Street, across from James Edward Drive, east of McCowan Road.
Simonston Park (formerly McLaren Park)
Thornhill - North West corner of Simonston Boulevard and Don Mills Road.
Milliken Mills Park Splash Pads:
Milliken Mills - South side of 14th Avenue, East of Birchmount Road and the railway tracks.
North west corner of Town Centre Boulevard and Cox Boulevard.
Boxgrove - East side of Boxwood Crescent, west of 9th Line, south of 14th Avenue.
Rogers Wading Pool
YORK REGION SPLASH PADS
Splash pads are generally open 7 days a week from June to September (weather permiting)
Blue Coin Park
351 Velmar Drive, Woodbridge
Chancellor District Park
430 Chancellor Drive, Woodbridge
Concord Thornhill Regional Park
299 Racco Parkway, Concord
45 Crieff Avenue, Maple
Dufferin District Park
1441 Clark Avenue West, Concord
Father Ermanno Bulfon Park
199 Forest Drive, Woodbridge
Glen Shields Wading Pool
140 Glen Shields Avenue, Concord
Mackenzie Glen District Park
220 Cranston Park Avenue, Maple
190 Mapes Avenue, Woodbridge
Maple Airport Park
121 Avro Road, Maple
Maple Lions Park
350 Cunningham Drive, Maple
McClure Meadows Park
8921 Martin Grove Road, Woodbridge
201 Melville Avenue, Maple
Vaughan Mills Park
601 Vaughan Mills Road, Woodbridge
Wade Gate Park
151 Wade Gate, Concord
Woodbridge Expansion Area District
100 Sunset Ridge, Woodbridge
The region has many, many lakeside beaches, which of course are great for swimming in the summertime.
Wild Water Kingdom
7855 Finch Ave. W
Brampton ON, L6T 0B2
(905) 369-WILD (9453), Fax: (905) 794-1071
This outdoor water slide is at the extreme NW of Toronto, at the border with Brampton, Mississauga, and Vaughan. It is Canada's largest water park features the Caribbean Cove, with a 6000 sq. ft swimming pool, beach volleyball, waterfalls, and a number of dark tunnel water rides. Restaurant and fast-food canteen. Open June to September. Admission : Regular $29.95, Children (aged 4-9): $21.95, Seniors (60+): 21.95, Children under 4: Free. There are season's pass options.
Paramount Canada's Wonderland
9580 Jane Street
Vaughan, Ontario L6A 1S6
A north of town (20 minute drive from downtown Toronto), but this amusement park has loads of thrill rides, family rides, live shows, and a waterpark, all for one admission gets you onto all the rides.
By Public Transit, catch the Wonderland Express "GO" Buses from Yorkdale and York Mills subway stations. Schedule operates throughout the day and evening through closing.. York Region Transit offers several routes to Canada's Wonderland. YRT Routes 4 and 20, as well as TTC Route 165A operate directly into the park. For schedule information, visit the YRT/Viva website.
The Wave Pool, Lois Hancey Aquatic Centre
5 Hopkins St.
Richmond Hill, ON, L4C 0C1
(905) 508-WAVE (9283)
The Wave Pool is the only indoor wave pool within the greater Toronto area. Features include 4-foot waves, 160-foot waterslide, and warm water swirl pool. We also offer birthday parties, group bookings, and private rentals. Open year round, call for schedule.
Super 8 Toronto North
3400 Steeles W ON
Just East of Highway 400
This hotel has an indoor pool and two storey waterslide for the use of their guests.
33 Gerrard Street West
Toronto (Downtown), ON M5G 1Z4
This family-friendly hotels has an indoor family pool with 130-foot corkscrew waterslide. Toronto's Delta Chelsea Hotelalso offers theatre babysitting, a creative kids' corner, and Camp Chelsea.