J.B. Tudhope Memorial Park on Lake Couchiching is an active park for baseball and slo-pitch, and attracts water lovers to its popular Moose Beach swimming area. Home to the Mariposa Folk Festival, this 65-acre park is a haven for residents and visitors alike, with many amenities: Accessible playground – Swimming beach – Beach volleyball courts – 2 lit baseball diamonds – Flower gardens – Picnic tables – Splash pad – Trail – Washrooms and fountains.
Kayak and SUP boards can be rented at Kayak-ity-Yac’s Pop Up shop at the park through July & August, weather permitting.
Note: Orillia COVID-19 Waterfront Parking & Boat Launch Program in effect from June 4 – Sept 12, 2021 on Fridays, Saturdays, Sundays and public holidays, between the hours of 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. The program allows City of Orillia residents and taxpayers to park and launch their boats for free by displaying their resident parking permit, but requires visitors to pay $50 to park and $50 to launch their boat. Parking and launching a boat are free for everyone regardless of residency from Monday to Thursday, with the exception of Canada Day (July 1), the Civic Holiday (Aug. 2) and Labour Day (Sept. 6). See City of Orillia website for more details.
450 Atherly Road Orillia, Ontario