Enjoy the Splendor and Attractions of Ajax
There is an abundance of open spaces, parks, trails and natural landscapes in Ajax. From classy waterfronts to entertainment areas, you will find plenty to do in Ajax. For shopping enthusiasts, Ajax offers great shopping destinations. Entertainment, too, is diverse in Ajax ranging from watching live horse races to entertainment shows at local theatres. Visit one of Ajax’s many excellent restaurants and you will have a complete night out for yourself!
What to do while in Ajax?
Ajax offers a lot to the residents and visitors. Some major things to do while you are in Ajax are:
1) Ajax Waterfront: Ajax Waterfront is truly a sight to be seen. This beautiful place covers six kilometers of park land along the shores of Lake Ontario. It is spectacular with bridges crossing sparkling creeks and natural landscape. People who visit the waterfront utilize the 7 km long trail for jogging, walking, cycling and other activities.
2) Greenwood Conservation Area: The area comprises approximately 283 hectares of green space within the Duffins Creek Watershed. Hiking trails allow you to explore the forest or the steep-sided river valley to your heart’s content. The cold, clear-running creek is a perfect home for rainbow trout and other species of fish.
3) Ajax Downs: For 40 years, Ajax Downshas been exclusively devoted to the exciting sport of Quarter Horse racing. It is a beautiful place with a Slots facility and a full 6 furlong oval racetrack. It is one of the best places to catch the excitement of watching the world’s fastest equine athletes.
4) Hotels and Restaurants: From fast food to fine dining, Ajax offers something for everyone’s taste with its excellent hotels. There are near 100 restaurants and eating establishments in Ajax offering a wide variety of dining options. These include Casa Verde, Maraschino Café and La Roya Banquet Hall.
5) Shopping Centers: Whether you are looking for brand name stores or any unique boutique, Ajax has it all. The Durham Centre is located on Highway 2 and includes some key stores like Costco, Walmart, Home Depot, Danier Leather and many more.
6) Golf Courses: Ajax is home to five remarkable golf courses for golf fanatics, each with attractive background and ample facilities. These are:
• Carruthers Creek Golf and Country Club
• Annandale Golf and Curling Club
• Deer Creek Golf and Banquet Facility
• Riverside Golf Course
• Monday’s Choice Golf Course
7) Theatres and Clubs: Ajax has state-of-the-art arts theatre and clubs for entertainment. The St. Francis Centre and Yuk Yuk’s Comedy Club are a great way for people to see art, culture and experience full entertainment.