Ottawa Activities

Ottawa activities encompass a broad range of pastimes. There are sports activities, day trips, shopping excursions, entertainment venues and more.

We have listed some of the most popular Ottawa activities in alphabetical order below. If your activity is not featured as yet, contact us with details and we will be pleased to add it.

There is a comment form at the end of this page on which you can offer your opinion of the Ottawa activities you have enjoyed, should you care to.

Bicycling in Ottawa

Ottawa has scads of bike trails and more and more of her streets are having bike lanes added. There is a strong bicycling contingent within Ottawa. Here is more information about bicycling for sport and for exercise in downtown Ottawa.

Gambling Around Ottawa

Well aside from the issue that our governments are now the biggest purveyors of gambling products, and that I firmly believe that when you are going to a casino you aren’t gambling at all… eventually you are going to lose, if you must test yourself against the house Hull’s Casino Lac Leamy is the place to go.

If gaming table and slot machines are not enough, you can skip the casino and head to the horse races. Gamble around Ottawa at the harness races, at Rideau Carleton Raceway!

Golfing Around Ottawa

If you love the game of golf, then Ottawa offers a variety of golf courses from the upscale,  members-only to municipal courses anyone can play. Those jus wishing to drive a few balls to improve their skills have an assortment of driving ranges to choose from. Regardless of your preferences, here is information about Golfing around Ottawa.

Horses Around Ottawa

There are lots of folks that enjoy owning, riding and showing horses. There are some folks that would like to own a horse but cannot for a host of reasons. For those folks, you can rent one by the hour! Here is information about horses around Ottawa.