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Featuring beaches, picnic areas, playgrounds and more, the parks of Algonquin Highlands offer something for everyone and a scenic setting for family fun. 

A Peek at Parks

Dorset Lions Centennial Park

1054 Main Street, Dorset across from the Dorset Recreation Centre
Facilities: gardens, walking path, green space, outdoor exercise equipment, horseshoe pits, outdoor ice rink in winter with heated change room.

Image shows wooden park gate with Lions Club emblem and flowers.


Highway 35, just north of the bridge in Dorset
Facilities: public beach, picnic area, privy restrooms, boat launch, dock

Image shows bench overlooking a lake in a grassy clearning.

1221 Old Mill Road, just before the public boat launch on Halls Lake
Facilities: public beach, picnic area, change room and privy restrooms, playground with zipline, picnic shelter.

Image shows children's play equipment in the shape of of yellow treehouse.

1095 North Shore Rd., behind the Stanhope Firefighters' Community Centre
Facilities: playing field, picnic shelter, playground, privy restrooms, tennis courts, multipurpose sport court with pickleball lines, outdoor ice rink in winter.

Image shows a playground with towering pine trees in the background.

1047 Main Street, Dorset
With a large picnic pavilion, soccer field and public washrooms, this park is located within walking distance to all of Dorset's amenities.

 Image shows a picnic pavilion with sun overhead.

Contact Information

Dorset Recreation Centre
1051 Main Street, Box 99
Dorset, Ontario P0A 1E0
Phone/Fax: 705-766-9968

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