Park regulations

Your co-operation in following rules that have been put in place to maintain our parks is greatly appreciated.

  1. All dog owners are asked to help maintain our parks for the enjoyment of all by cleaning up after their dog.
  2. Dogs must be leashed while in City parks, on all trails, on all occupied sports fields, and on all GRCA lands.
  3. Dogs are not allowed on playgrounds or in wading pools.
  4. Seven areas within the city have been designated as leash free areas 24 hours per day
  5. Dogs may be off leash on unoccupied sports fields from 5:00 pm to 8:00 am from September 15 to April 30.
  6. Motorized vehicles other than authorized vehicles are prohibited in parks. This includes trail bikes, mopeds,
  7. motorcycles and snowmobiles.
  8. Parking on earth or grass surfaces within City parks is prohibited – any vehicles found in violation will be ticketed.
  9. For the safety of everyone, activities such as golf and archery are not permitted in City parks.
  10. Alcoholic beverages are not permitted in City parks.
  11. All City playground areas are unsupervised. Parents and guardians assume all risks for children using the playground equipment.

Open space signs

Trail sign

  • Dogs on leash
  • Clean up after your pet
  • Cyclists yield to pedestrians
  • No littering
  • No dumping
  • No motorized vehicles
  • Trails are prone to washouts

Please respect our environment
Info 519-837-5626

Stormwater Management Area sign

Stormwater Management Facility Environmentally Sensitive Area

  • No skating
  • No fishing
  • No swimming
  • No water taking