Family Day and Anyday Winter Fun in Sudbury

Go Fishing

With 330 lakes in Greater Sudbury the options to find a great fishing hole are endless. Family Day weekend is one of only two weekends a year when Ontario residents can legally fish anywhere in the province without a valid license. Get out and try ice fishing this winter.

Open air skate

Lace up for an open air skate on the Ramsey Lake Skating Path, under the lights skating on the Queen’s Athletic Field oval or through the forest at Kivi Park on Nina's Way skating path

Hill Time!

The City of Greater Sudbury operates two ski hills for the enjoyment of residents of all ages! It doesn't matter if you are a beginner or a pro, you can keep active when the cold weather hits by skiing or snowboarding at either Lively or Adanac Ski Hills. Register for Fun Day Camps ranging from 1 to 5 days offered throughout the season, pending weather and hill conditions. Check website regularly for full details.

Winter Wonderland Sleigh Ride

Bundle up for a horse drawn sleigh ride adventure through a scenic winter wonderland at Wagonwheel Ranch, and enjoy a bonfire stop in the woods where you can cozy up to a crackling fire and roast your favourite treats.

Make tracks

Put on your winter boots, strap on some snowshoes, or hook into your skis and make your way through a shimmering winter landscape. Sudbury’s Lake Laurentian Conservation Area offers 55km/34 mi. of hiking and cross-country ski trails.

Indoor Fun

Family Fun down to a Science!  
Join the Science North bluecoats for a day of fun for the whole family. Take part in family workshops, special programs, IMAX films and so much more!

Test your climbing skills at ARC Climbing. ARC features over 7000 sq. ft. of indoor rock climbing including 35 foot high climbing walls, bouldering and climbing for all levels.

Learn about exotic creatures big and small  
The indoor exhibit houses over 100 exotic animals that were surrendered or rescued. Their goal is to educate people about these animals, their needs, and why they may or may not make good pets. Proceeds from their pet store contribute to the exhibit; allowing for quality care and education.

The Ultimate Indoor Playground  
KUPP Centre is a large indoor playground with a 3 level play structure and a toddler soft play area. We have a snack bar with healthy snack options. Our facility encourages a healthy lifestyle for kids through fun playtime in a safe, clean and comfortable indoor environment.

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Northern Ontario's largest city is home to world-renowned attractions, urban comforts, and four-season outdoor adventures. We invite you to discover for yourself why Greater Sudbury is attracting a growing number of adventure-seekers. 

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