750 meter fitness trail located around the perimeter of Optimist Park at 330 Chestnut Street, St. Thomas.

The "outdoor" fitness trail at Optimist Park in St. Thomas host 6 different fitness stations featuring 18 pieces of equipment. The new trail provides an opportunity to meet others around the neighborhood as well as a place for residents of all ages to Get Up, Get Active and stay fit.

Optimist Park Fitness TrailOptimist Park Fitness Trail - Leg Press machineOptimist Park Fitness Trail - Eliptical MachineOptimist Park Fitness Trail - Chest Press machineOptimist Park Fitness Trail - Instructional Sign


  • Sense of Community; building new friendships, families are able to work out together
  • Free for all members of the community to use
  • Promotes healthy living
  • Designed for all users including youth, adults, seniors and new parents
  • Exercising while enjoying the outdoors
  • Smart Phone Application can be downloaded to track progress

Optimist Club of St. Thomas:

"The equipment is designed for ages 8+, this will promote families to enjoy time together, but also allow adults and seniors a place to exercise in the outdoors. As "Friends of the Youth" we need to provide an opportunity for our youth to develop a healthy lifestyle that carries into adulthood."

If you are interested in making a donation to this community initiative please contact:
Optimist Club of St. Thomas
P.O.Box 20014
St. Thomas, Ontario
N5P 4H4

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