With a wide array of seasonal activities in Whitby, there are plenty of things to see and do in this incredible town.
Let’s explore the top free things to do in Whitby this summer!
Explore the Waterfront
The Port Whitby Marina is a 420-slip, year-round facility located on the natural harbours of Lake Ontario. Enjoy the beautiful clubhouse or the many waterfront excursions.
Visit Downtown Whitby
From boutiques and world-class restaurants to historic buildings, there is much to offer for the whole family in Downtown Whitby.
Surround yourself with nature by visiting the Lynde Shores Conservation Area, including the adjacent Cranberry West Tract. Explore the beautiful wildlife, including the migrating waterfowl and shorebirds.
Take a leisurely walk, hike or cycle through the Town’s 60 kilometres of trails. Whitby has 11 trails in total, including the Ash Creek Channel Trail, Brooklin’s Lion Trail, and the Whitby Scout Trail.
Visit a Museum
One of the first homes to ever be built in Whitby and a cultural community hub, the Lynde House Museum is a historic mansion, now known as a world-class museum.
Play in the Splash Pads
Spend an afternoon in one of the Town’s 15 splash pads. Located throughout the town’s parks, it’s the perfect way to cool off this summer.