Carman Community Pathway:
A community foot/bike path that winds its way throughout Carman is available to all residents and visitors.
The pathway links recreation areas such as King’s Park, baseball diamonds, golf course and pool area. Away from traffic and surrounded by nature, part of the pathway features a scenic river path that follows the meandering Boyne River.
In the centre of the river path is the Tall Grass Prairies. The pathway provides ample opportunity for walking, jogging, biking, cross country skiing, and a place to enjoy nature.
King’s Park – Picnic Shelters
Located in our park are 2 picnic shelters. The Large Picnic Shelter comes with the use of a BBQ (propane not provided). These facilities are designed for outdoor gatherings that provides shade, and protection from rain. Although booking the shelters are not necessary, we suggest you do to avoid multiple groups using it at one time. Booking costs are FREE.
To view the picnic shelter schedules, click here
Large Picnic Shelter
The Large Picnic Shelter is located near the Kin Splash Zone. This shelter includes water, electricity and the outdoor BBQ Pit. When using the Large Shelter with BBQ Please bring along: propane tank(s), BBQ utensils, Things to do before you leave: clean the grill after use, wipe picnic tables for the next users, and make sure all garbage and recycling is thrown in the bins prior to leaving.
Small Picnic Shelter
The Small Picnic Shelter is located by King Park’s Playground and the Carman Dufferin Pool. This shelter has water, electricity but NO BBQ Pit. Please ensure you have wiped all picnic tables off for the next users and dispose of all garbage and recycling in bins.
Kings Park Playground
This playground is located beside the Carman Dufferin Pool, across from the Tennis Courts. This playground has a play structure, swings, slides, climbing fixtures and park benches.
Friends & Family North End Playground
This park is located on 5th Street in the North West corner of Carman. It has a new play structure, swings, slides and benches. This park also houses a half court for outdoor basketball.
The Pump Track is located beside Baseball Diamond 1 between the outdoor gym equipment. You will see a little track with multiple hills to ride bikes on.
The basketball court is located in Kings Park where the old Skate Park was located. Grab a basketball at the pool house during the summer months June to September and play a game.
Beach Volleyball Court
Carman Dufferin Recreation’s outdoor sanded Volleyball Court is located between the Large Picnic Shelter and the Splash Pad and can be used without reserving at anytime.
Tennis Courts & Pickleball Court
Enjoy Carman’s Tennis Courts both during the day, and in evenings as they are lighted every night. The outdoor Tennis Court’s are located in King’s Park, beside the Skateboard Park, Playground and Pool, 1 pickleball court has been added to the Tennis Court- South Court, Grab some pickleball paddles and balls at the pool house to play a game during June to September.
Horseshoe pits are now offered by CDR. It is located East of Carman Dufferin Pool. Equipment can be borrowed from the pool house during pool hours.