Parks, Forestry & Recreation

Thomson Memorial Park

This 41.8 hectare park follows the West Highland Creek and has many paths through the large wooded ravine that let visitors to experience nature in the city. The park also has a lit ball diamond, a lit multipurpose sports field, three lit tennis courts, permitted picnic/social gathering areas, a dogs off-leash area, outdoor fitness equipment, a wading pool and a children's playground.

  • The wading pool will be closed for the Summer of 2015. It is scheduled for conversion to a splash pad.


General Interest Arts - AdultVariety of courses and activities for Adults
Canada Day : Vendors  (18yrs and over)
Jul-01-2015 to Jul-01-2015, Wed, 7am - 3pm   Registration begins Mar-08-2015   This course is open for registration
Facility TypeQuantityFacility Rating
Ball Diamond1
Bike Trail38

Bottle Filling Station1

Dogs Off-Leash Area1

Drinking Fountain3


Outdoor Fitness Equipment6

Outdoor Tennis Court Area1

Parking Lot3

Picnic Site4


Sport Field1
Wading Pool1

Washroom Facility2

Facilities are given a rating of Premium, A, B, or C based on following criteria.