Recreation in Uxbridge
There are four trails on the Oak Ridges Moraine that can be accessed from Uxbridge. These trails support a myriad of recreational opportunities including: cycling, hiking, and cross-country skiing. Pleasure Valley located at 2499 Brock Road is a private multi-purpose recreational facility that offers cross-country skiing and horseback riding. The topography of the Oak Ridges Moraine makes for some excellent skiing and golf. Downhill skiing is available at the Lakeridge Ski Resort located in Uxbridge, on Durham Road 23. The Mill Run Golf & Country Club located on Durham Road 8, is a public facility that features two very scenic and challenging 18 hole courses. The Wooden Sticks Golf Course is sculpted into the spectacular landscape of the Oak Ridges Moraine, and is considered one of the elite golf courses in Ontario. This highly regarded course has recreated some of the world’s most famous golf holes. Wooden Sticks is located on Elgin Park Drive between Main Street and Toronto Street.
The Township of Uxbridge Arena and Recreation Centre, located at 291 Brock Street West, runs youth, adult, and seniors’ leagues, as well as instructional skating. The Uxbridge Tennis Club is located at the community tennis courts behind the Uxbridge Arena and Recreation Centre. Club tournaments, house leagues, social events and a junior program are organized by this very active tennis club. Uxpool is a multi-purpose recreational facility off Brock Street, at 1 Parkside Drive. In addition to a 25 metre swimming pool this complex has two squash courts, and fitness rooms. Uxbridge has numerous rural halls and community centre’s. Programs at these centre’s include everything from ballet classes and yoga, to euchre and line dancing.