Water Sports

Boat with pier in background

With over 20 km of shoreline along Lake Ontario, Burlington is a fabulous location for water sports of all sorts.  Take a cruise, tour a warship, dive deep, rent a canoe or play volleyball at the beautiful beach!

Boat with pier in background

Cruises & Tours

Scuba Diving

Our unique shoreline offers a variety of opportunities for the adventurer.  Our local dive shops have all the equipment rentals, sales, service, instruction and charters to keep you longing for more. They can help you with local diving throughout the Golden Horseshoe area.


Canoe Rentals

Kayak Rentals

Pedal Boat Rentals

Rowboat Rentals

Sailboat Rentals



Beachway Park toddler dipping toes in water

Indoor Pools

Outdoor Pools

Splash Pads/Wading Pools

See also above – Outdoor Pools.

Water Parks

  • Wild Water Works in Confederation Park, 585 Van Wagners Beach Road, Hamilton (905.547.6141)

Watercraft Access/Docking

Boat Ramps/Launches

Boat Slips (overnight)

Personal Water Craft

  • Beachway Park (jet ski launch) – west side of Lakeshore Road, Burlington

Licenses – Pleasure Craft Operator Cards

According to Transport Canada, anyone operating a motorized pleasure craft in Canada is required to obtain proof of education from a Transport Canada-approved course. For more information check here.

Sports & Recreation Partners

Sports & Recreation Partners

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