Skate Parks and BMX

COVID-19 Update – October 1, 2021

Play fields continue to be used for outdoor sports and games, with some restrictions. The number of spectators must not exceed 75 per cent of the usual capacity.

Permit holders are responsible for monitoring spectators, performing contract tracing of attendees and having an approved safety/return to play plan. For more information about booking, please contact 311 by phone or Live Web Chat (311.greatersudbury.ca).


Skate Parks and BMX

The City of Greater Sudbury has a number of great facilities for those who like to skateboard and BMX. 

COVID-19 Update – July 16, 2021

As of Friday, July 16, Greater Sudbury will enter step three of the Province’s Roadmap to Reopen. The roadmap outlines a three-step plan to safely and gradually ease public health measures and reopen the province.

As a reminder, these amenities are open:

  • Municipal beaches (lifeguard supervision from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. daily)
  • Splash pads
  • Municipal boat launches
  • Municipal campgrounds at Centennial Park, Ella Lake and Whitewater Lake
  • Tennis, basketball and pickleball courts
  • Skate and BMX parks
  • Selkirk disc golf facility
  • Parks, playgrounds, trails and other open spaces

Users must maintain a distance of two metres from people who are not part of their household. A mask or face covering is recommended when physical distancing is a challenge. Benches, waste bins, gates, handrails and other surfaces are not sanitized.

BMX Facility at Rotary Park

Location: The BMX track is located at Rotary Park (Adanac Ski Hill): 

744 Beatrice Crescent
Sudbury, ON
P3A 5B5

Hours of Operation:

  • Open from May 1 to October 31 (weather and track conditions permitting)
  • Open daily from dawn to dusk

Features:

  • The track has been built to United Cycliste Internationale (UCI) standards in partnership with the Ontario Cycling Association.

BMX Club:

  • The City of Greater Sudbury is looking for interested participants and volunteers to establish a local BMX club to assist with maintenance of the track, encourage registration and help organize events.  
  • The club will work with the City and the Ontario Cycling Association, who will provide support for volunteer training, coach’s clinics, seminars and promotion of the sport.
  • Interested individuals are asked to contact 705-674-4455, extension 2472.

Hours of Operation

  • All skateboard parks are open from May to October (weather permitting)
  • Open daily from dawn to dusk
  • No fee for use unless otherwise noted

Skate Park Locations

The City of Greater Sudbury is fully committed to safeguarding the well-being of all users of skateboard parks. Park users must understand and accept the responsibilities of representing a youth sport in this community. All participants must display a positive public attitude at all times, following the principals of conduct listed below.

Ride safe and have fun!  Violations may result in the loss of these public facilities.

Respectful Behaviour

  • Please show courtesy to other participants, other facility users, people in authority, equipment and the environment.
  • Treat all riders and spectators with respect. Assist new participants and spectators to understand the sport and philosophy, so that they may also enjoy the sport.
  • Please help to keep the park and grounds clean and safe.
  • Refrain from the use of drugs, alcohol, tobacco, obscene gestures and abusive language.

Fairness

  • Wait your turn, respect the sport, play fairly and follow all rules and regulations. Resolve conflict without resorting to hostility or violence.

Caring

  • Be responsible for your own actions and discourage any behaviour or practice that could endanger the health and well-being of any facility user.
  • Familiarize yourself with the lines of travel before using the facility.
  • Notify other users by calling out your intended line of travel. Participants should be alert to avoid possible collisions with other users or equipment.
  • Always ride in control, keeping a safe distance from others. Know your abilities and ride within them.

Good Citizenship

  • Be a role model and lead by example, demonstrating fair play, positive support and good sportsmanship to all involved