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.

Facility TypeQuantityFacility Rating
Ball Diamond1
P
Bike Trail38

Bottle Filling Station1

Dogs Off-Leash Area1

Drinking Fountain3

Firepit1

Outdoor Fitness Equipment6

Outdoor Tennis Court3

Parking Lot6

Playground2

Sport Field1
P
Washroom Facility2


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