Where to be in motion

Neighbourhoods of Winnipeg (NOW)

NOW Winnipeg - Search the NOW site for local parks, playgrounds, pools, arenas, leisure centres, spray pads and other places to be active.

Community Centres

General Council of Winnipeg Community Centres - Enter your address to find out what is happening at your local community centre.

Manitoba Association of Seniors Centres - Get connected to people and programs for seniors in your neighbourhood.

Cycling Routes

City of Winnipeg Bike Map - Great for planning your commute or a weekend ride with the family. Available online as well as FREE at local bike shops across Winnipeg.

Fitness Facilities

Rady JCC - A family-friendly facility located in the River Heights area.

The City of Winnipeg - Online guide to recreation, swimming and FREE programs for the whole family. Printed copies of the Leisure Guide are available at over 200 retailers.

The Reh-Fit Centre - A medical fitness facility located in the River Heights/Fort Gary area specializing in education and fitness for people living with chronic diseases.

University of Manitoba - Open to students, faculty and community members with locations on both the Fort Gary and Bannatyne Campuses.

University of Winnipeg - The Bill Wedlake Fitness Centre located within Duckworth Centre downtown is open to students, faculty and community members.

Wellness Institute - A medical fitness facility located at the Seven Oaks General Hospital dedicated to improving the health of the community through health promotion, disease prevention and rehabilitation services.

YMCA-YWCA of Winnipeg - A family-friendly facility with 5 locations across Winnipeg.

Indoor Recreation

Great Big Adventure - Winnipeg's largest indoor play centre for children up to age 12.

Kid City - Winnipeg's ultimate indoor play centre for children ages 1 - 12.

Lasertopia - The perfect place for fun. Laser tag for children 6 and over.

Sky Zone - Trampoline facility offering something for everyone from open jump to dodgeball, volleyball and aerobics classes.

Vertical Adventures - Indoor rock climbing for 5+. Programming for all ages.

Outdoor Recreation

Fort Whyte Alive - Explore 640 acres of prairie, lakes, forest and wetlands. Enjoy sailing, kayaking, hiking, snow shoeing, tobogganing, cross country skiing and much more.


Assiniboine Park - Home of the Winnipeg Zoo, the Lyric Theatre, a nature playground and much more. There is something for everyone.

City of Winnipeg Parks & Fields - Your online guide to City of Winnipeg Parks and Fields

Off-leash Dog Areas - Your guide to Fido friendly areas throughout the City of Winnipeg.


Cross-Country Ski Trails - Find urban ski trails, hours, amenities and trail conditions

Winnipeg Trails Association - Winnipeg has over 35 trails perfect for walking, running or wheeling. Get out and discover all of the beauty that our city has to offer.

Walking Groups

Mall Walking - There are a variety of mall walking groups across Winnipeg. Please click here for our most up to date list.

Prairie Pathfinders - A formal walking group that offers weekly walking within Winnipeg and hikes throughout Manitoba. There is a fee to join but you can try it out free of charge.

St. Vital Walk-on Energizers - Membership is free and walks are scheduled from April to December. The group meets Tuesday evenings at 6:30 p.m. at the St. Vital Duck Pond. The first Tuesday of each month the group walks at a different location. Contact Sharon Cave at 204-254-0173 for more information.

Windy City Wanderers - Weekly groups walks at 9:30 a.m. Sundays all year round. Each walk has a 5km and 10 km option.