Parks Trails and Green Spaces

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The Town of Penetanguishene has many parks and trails to explore. A well-known trail, such as the Trans Canada Trail, spans across Canada and enters Penetanguishene on a paved trail complete with wooden bridges and forested areas. Perfect for biking with the family or taking a leisurely walk or run.

View our list of trails located throughout Penetanguishene, ON.

Larger parks like Rotary Park, offer a wider range of recreational facilities such as a dog park, Frisbee golf, picnic shelters, public accessible washrooms and parking.

Penetanguishene offers many different parks and playgrounds and sports field parks.

Experience the beautiful open spaces of Penetanguishene for yourself.

 

Smoke-Free Ontario

The following highlight changes to the Smoke-Free Ontario Act that regulates where smoking, vaping and cannabis use is prohibited as they relate to our parks, trails, sport fields and green spaces. For a complete list of the places where smoking and vaping are banned click here https://www.ontario.ca/page/where-you-cant-smoke-or-vape-ontario 

Under the Smoke-Free Ontario Act, 2017 the areas that are No Smoking and No Vaping have been expanded as follows:

  • Vaping and smoking tabacco and cannabis are prohibited on playgrounds and sporting areas, and within 20 metres of those locations.
  • Vaping and smoking tobacco and cannabis are prohibited on the outdoor grounds of a community recreational facility, and within 20 metres of the grounds.
  • Vaping and smoking tobacco and cannabis are prohibited on the outdoor grounds of a school, and within 20 metres of the grounds.

 

http://www.simcoemuskokahealth.org/Topics/Tobacco/Protect-Yourself-From-Secondhand-Smoke/Smoke-Free-Ontario-Act

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Smoke Free Playgrounds

Smoke Free Sports Areas

If you would like to register a complaint about someone smoking tabacco or cannabis or vaping in a location where smoking is banned, call Health Connection and a TEO will be assigned to investigate.

Enforcement and Complaints about smoking and vaping