Halifax Recreation

Halifax Recreation

Breathe in the ocean air. Work up a sweat. Or just have some active fun with the family. Halifax has plenty of recreation options that will get your blood pumping.

Walking & Jogging

Halifax Waterfront Boardwalk
Halifax Public Gardens
Point Pleasant Park
Frog Pond Trail


Point Pleasant Park


The closest beaches are: Bayswater, Clam Harbour, Crystal Crescent, Dollar Lake and Lawrencetown. Find out more about beaches

Water sports

St. Mary’s Boat Club offers canoe rentals June through September.
Skipper Dave’s Charters offers shipwreck diving and deep sea fishing.


Glen Arbour Golf Course
Granite Springs Golf Club

Goodwood Family Golf Centre features a driving range and mini golf.
Putting Edge offers glow in the dark mini golf and arcades.

Winter activities

Ski Martock is serious about snow an hour from downtown.
Dalplex offers open skating.
Halifax Forum offers open skating.

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