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Parks and Recreation Department


Township of Selwyn
1310 Centre Line
Selwyn, ON
K9J 6X5

Phone: 705 292-9507
or 877 213-7419

If you are interested in renting one of our facilities or
would like to view our online schedule
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The Township of Selwyn is well known for its exceptional quality of life and boasts many local attractions and events that enhance the quality of life for residents and tourists alike. Thousands of tourists visit the Township each year to enjoy our beautiful lakes, parks, and recreation facilities, heritage and cultural sites, and events, shopping, restaurants, festivals, entertainment, and accommodation facilities.

The Parks and Recreation Department manages the operations of two Community Centres, both with ice pads and banquet facilities, located in Ennismore and Lakefield. In addition, the department operates the Marshland Centre, Bridgenorth Community Hall and outdoor sports facilities that include ball diamonds, soccer pitches, tennis, pickleball and basketball courts 7 playgrounds, 3 beaches, 87 hectares of parkland, fitness trail and 3 beautiful municipal trails.

The Trent Severn Waterway runs through the municipality and seasonal and transient boaters are welcomed at the municipally owned and operated Lakefield Marina.

June is Recreation and Parks Month

In Ontario, June was first proclaimed "Recreation and Parks Month" in 2005 to celebrate the benefits of recreation and parks throughout the province.

Everyone is encouraged to enjoy our parks and trails through an outdoor activity!

We would like to hear about your activity or an event you may wish to organize to celebrate the Recreation and Parks Month. Please email the Recreation Department with your ideas! Additional information is available at