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is a large regional park located in westend Toronto
Toronto is the provincial capital of Ontario and the largest city in Canada. It is located in Southern Ontario on the northwestern shore of Lake Ontario. A relatively modern city, Toronto's history dates back to the late-18th century, when its land was first purchased by the British monarchy from...
, in the former city of Etobicoke. It is maintained by the City of Toronto Parks and Recreation.
The park has a variety of features including:
- Centennial Park Conservatory
Centennial Park Conservatory is a conservatory in Toronto, Canada. It consists of three greenhouses and of plants including a cactus house, a tropical house and a show house which features seasonal displays. It is located in Centennial Park, in the former City of Etobicoke. This conservatory is...
- Etobicoke Olympium, a large athletic centre that was built in 1975.
- Centennial Park Ski & Snowboard Centre, a small alpine skiing
Alpine skiing is the sport of sliding down snow-covered hills on skis with fixed-heel bindings. Alpine skiing can be contrasted with skiing using free-heel bindings: Ski mountaineering and nordic skiing – such as cross-country; ski jumping; and Telemark. In competitive alpine skiing races four...
hill. It features one t-bar and a conveyor lift, serving one intermediate slope, one beginner slope, and a snowboard slope. It is one of two ski hills located within the boundaries of Toronto, the other being the North York Ski Center.
- Centennial Hill was the site of a municipal dump and the south end is used as a transfer station.
- Centennial Park Stadium
The Centennial Park Stadium is a 2,200 seat capacity stadium in Etobicoke, Ontario, that is primarily used for soccer, track and field, football and occasionally for kabbadi. It is located within Centennial Park ....
, a 3,500 seat capacity stadium
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that is primarily used for athletics, soccer and occasionally for kabbadi.
- Centennial Park Arena
- 8 lane polytan track and field facility
- go-cart track
- golf course
- picnic areas
- soccer fields
- baseball diamonds
Centennial Park - City of Toronto, Parks and Recreation
- North York Ski Centre
North York Ski Centre is a small alpine skiing hill located in Earl Bales Park, close to the intersection of Bathurst Street and Sheppard Avenue in Toronto. It features one double chair and a rope tow, serving three intermediate slopes and one beginner slope...
- Uplands Ski Area
Uplands Ski Centre is a small ski area located in Thornhill, Ontario, just north of Toronto. It has two ski lifts—a double chair and a handle lift—and five runs averaging 300 m in length Uplands is open from 9:00 a.m. or noon until 6:00 p.m. or 9:00 p.m...
- List of ski areas and resorts in Canada