Parks and Trails

The Township of West Lincoln has more than eight parks for you to discover. Some parks provide a serene and tranquil setting where you can enjoy passive recreational pursuits while others boast a variety of active recreational facilities.

Discover what our parks have to offer. Help us keep the parks clean and neat for all by:

Cleaning up

Please keep your dogs leashed and clean up after them. Children who play in the parks will thank you.

Use our Litter Containers

Garbage containers are located throughout the parks for your use. Please dispose of any wrappers or leftovers properly.

Safety and Hazard Elimination

Our playground equipment and park trees are checked & inspected regularly by staff. If you notice playground equipment that may be unsafe for children or if you notice dead, diseased dying or dangerous trees on park property, contact: 905-957-3346.

Vandalism

Unlawful behaviour and vandalism will not be tolerated in our parks. All vandalism will be dealt with appropriately.

Prohibited

The Township of West Lincoln does not permit motorized vehicles or alcohol in parks unless there is written permission by the Township.

In general our park rules that apply are as follows:

  • Park Hours are 7:00 A.M. to 11:00 P.M.
  • Overnight camping is not permitted.
  • Vendors are not permitted in the park without the written permission of the Township of West Lincoln.
  • Children must be supervised in the park.
  • Motorized vehicles are not permitted in park areas.
  • No person shall bring in, consume or process alcohol in a Township Park. Call the Grimsby Detachment of the Niagara Region Police Services to report alcohol consumption in any park. Contact: 905-945-2211.
  • A Special Occasion Permit can be obtained for events where alcohol will be served. You must obtain permission from the Township of West Lincoln prior to your event. Council must give approval. Contact the Township at least two months in advance.

Our Parks

West Lincoln Community Centre (Fairgrounds) - 177 West Street, Smithville

This site is home to the annual Smithville Fall Fair. The fair is a traditional agricultural fair with horse shows, cattle shows, sheep shows, a baby show, midway, demolition derbies, and a showcase of local entertainment.

Other times during the year the fairgrounds is utilized by the local community for many sporting and family activities.

Amenities include:

  • 3 Baseball Diamonds (2 with lights)
  • Accessible playground equipment
  • Pavilion
  • All-purpose courts (with basketball nets)
  • Running Track
  • Smithville Lions’ Club
  • Food Booth/Washrooms

Leisureplex Park - 2543 South Grimsby Rd. #6, Smithville

  • 2 Baseball Diamonds (with field lights)
  • 6 Soccer Fields (1 with lights)
  • 1 Football Field
  • Playground Equipment
  • Running Track
  • Food Booth/Washrooms

Wellandport Community Park - 5042 Regional Rd. 63, Wellandport

  • Playground equipment
  • 1 ball diamond (with lights)
  • Boat launch
  • Tennis Courts
  • Picnic area
  • 1 soccer field
  • Port-a-potty

Caistor Community Park - 9184 Regional Rd. 65, Caistor Centre

  • 2 ball diamonds (with lights)
  • Covered pavilion
  • 1 Soccer field
  • Playground Equipment
  • Port-a-potty

Rock Street Park - Regional Rd. 614 & Rock Street, Smithville

  • 2 soccer fields
  • Playground equipment
  • Port-a-potty

Silverdale Park - 4610 Sixteen Rd., St. Ann’s

  • Playground equipment

St. Ann’s Park - Reg. Rd. #20, St. Ann’s

  • Travellers rest area
  • Picnic area with tables
  • Port-a-potty

Alma Acres Park - Lindan Street, Smithville

  • Playground equipment

Anastasio Estates Park - Golden Acres, Smithville

  • Playground equipment

Contact: 905-957-3346 or recreation@westlincoln.ca