Walkathons and Road Races
Customize your walkathon or race to the distance you desire and enjoy the breathtaking waterfront view as you participate.
- 5 kilometres: Assumption Park to Centennial Park to Caron Avenue Pumping Station to Dieppe Gardens (out and back)
- 5 kilometres: Dieppe Gardens to Aylmer Comfort Station to Great Western Park to Hiram Walker (out and back)
- 10 kilometres: Assumption Park to Hiram Walker (out and back)
This beautiful rolling 175-acre park
features the highest elevation in Essex County, ponds and hills, as well as extensive naturalized walking and cycling trails. With the vast expanse of trails you can customize your route to a distance that is right for your walkathon or cross-country race or mountain bike competitions.
The Ganatchio Trail
is part of the Windsor Trail, which will eventually encircle the City of Windsor with biking, running and walking paths. The 8-km long Ganatchio Trail includes a 3.25-km extension called the "Rotary-Ganatchio Little River Extension". This extension runs north to south through the Little River Corridor and links Riverside Drive and Forest Glade.
Permits needed for Walkathons and Races
A permit is required to reserve the use of the trails. For more information and to determine the availability, call 519-253-2300.
For location information, visit MapMyCity.
Parks and Recreation
2450 McDougall Street
Telephone: For general information, call 311.
For detailed inquiries, call 519-253-2300.