Active Living - Town of Ajax

Active Living in Ajax

Physical activity opportunities in everyday living abound in Ajax. From two award-winning Fitness & Health Centres, Group Fitness classes and Squash clinics, to less structured activities including the use of recreational trails and parks, Ajax residents have every opportunity to lead an active lifestyle.

Embrace your health, it's worth making time for!

Snowshoe Loaning Program - Walk on Snow! Back by Popular Demand!

Experience the sensation of 'walking on snow'! Join us for a FREE introductory snowshoe trek throughout the Greenwood Conservation Area. Snowshoes are supplied, space is limited.

Join us on Saturday, February 25, 2017 for a free snowshoeing session!

This session is free. Registration is required. To register, contact our Active Living Supervisor, Kevin Smith at or by phone at 905-619-2529, ext. 7513.

Can't make the above date? Snowshoes are now available for loan from the Ajax or McLean Community Centres. There is no charge for the use of the shoes, but a $20 deposit is required, that will be refunded when the shoes are returned. Pre-booking is recommended.

 For session registration or loan out details, please contact Active Living Supervisor, Kevin Smith at or by phone, 905-619-2529, ext. 7513.

Grade 5 Action Pass

Pass allows for free public skating & swimming for current Grade 5 students. Pick up your free Action Pass at one of our community centres. Proof of date of birth and address is required. Read more about the Grade 5 Action Pass at:

Nordic Walking Poles

The I CAN Get Active initiative aims to inform residents of programs, facilities and opportunities. It also encourages residents to be more active, to enjoy greater and barrier free access to information and services, and be better able to set and attain personal goals.

Run Ajax Waterfront Half-Marathon & 5K

Run Ajax 2016 takes place on Sunday, September 25, 2016. For more information, to register or  view previous years' race results, please visit

Get involved; be inspired; ignite a new healthy you.

For more information on Active Living opportunities, please contact the Active Living Coordinator at 905-619-2529 ext. 7513.

Learn more about the Canadian Physical Activity Guidelines.