Peche Island is an uninhabited island, obtained by The City of Windsor in 1999. The natural park is home to many walking trails and can be reached through a boat. Tours are run on regular intervals, ferry rides give a beautiful view of The Detroit City and it is always fun exploring the various local flora and fauna of the region.
Located on the banks of Detroit River, the Dieppe Gardens were named so after the members of the Canadian military who died after landing at Dieppe, France during World War II. Besides boasting of monuments to the Canadian Air Force, Navy and Military, the park also features a Peace Beacon. Waterfalls and ponds add to the aesthetic appeal of the gardens as well. Other features of the park include picnic benches and tables, concession stands and a launch site for cruise ships. Whether you are in the mood to soak up the fresh summer breeze, take leisure strolls or simply enjoy scenic river views, head to the Dieppe Gardens.
The Jackson Park is a lovely tourist attraction that boasts of several monuments, blooming tulips, fountains and much more. In addition to its beauty, the park is a popular outing spot amongst the locals as well and is well-facilitated with paved pathways to enjoy quiet walks on a relaxing day. If you are a sports enthusiast, you can enjoy games like basketball, tennis, football, cricket and more as the park is equipped with grounds and pitches for the same. So, enjoy a day with your loved ones at Jackson Park.
The Windsor Riverfront is a great place to take a walk along the Detroit River, go for a run or a bike ride or simply enjoy the view of the skyline across the river. At one time it used to be a group of smaller parks connected seamlessly together. There is a bicycle trail that extends from the Ambassador Bridge at Riverside Drive to Lincoln Street with a distance of 5 miles (8 kilometers).
Located inside the Windsor International Aquatic and Training Centre, Adventure Bay Family Water Park is a great place for the entire family. This indoor waterpark is clean and very well maintained. It has many rides that are sure to make the little ones oblivious to time. Charming decorations make for an endearing wave pool, which is quite vast and therefore perfect for your entire group. Slides at the Adventure Bay Family Water Park include giants like the Python and the Whizzard, both of which will thrill daredevils. The Flowrider is another fun ride and better suited to a general crowd. If you come with toddlers, take them to the Tot Loch, a cute play area designed for younger children. Thanks to these aforementioned features Adventure Bay Family Water Park is recognized as one of Windsor's popular amusement parks.
The Coventry Gardens or Reaume Park, is a local park that offers a serene atmosphere as well as recreational facilities. The highlight of this park being the Peace Fountain that floats on the Detroit River. It also hosts concerts and similar events as soon as the summer season arrives.
Sunset Point is a splendid hidden gem located within the Belle Isle Park. Situated at the tip of the park overlooking the Detroit River, it offers the perfect vantage point to take in surreal views of the river against beautiful cityscapes. Spend an eventful day at the park with your family or friends, and make your way to the Sunset Point to end it on a sweet note. Unwind and relax by the waterside, and watch the sun go down over the downtown as the sky gets drenched in ethereal hues.