Winter in Scarborough can be long but it doesn’t have to be boring! Instead of sitting on the sofa wishing it was warm outside, pack your gym bag and head out to one of Scarborough’s stellar indoor sports facilities.
Metro Golf Dome
Location: 125 Milner Avenue
Phone Number: (416) 321-9331
Open since 1997 and featuring everything a golf enthusiast could want (except the sunny, blue sky), this facility has over 53 000 sq. ft. of heated dome space and serves 15 000+ customers per year. Under this giant dome there are 46 grass like driving stations and over 3000 sq. ft. of putting/chipping and sand trap areas. There is also a well-stocked pro shop with the latest golf equipment and accessories as well as a snack bar, licensed lounge and club sections, golf clinics and workshops, and golf simulators with 40 of the world’s best golf course.
With two full size indoor sports fields featuring artificial turf, the Metro Golf Dome accommodates more than just golf and provides options for individual, group, or corporate memberships as well as pay as you play rates. The Dome can accommodate special functions and parties up to 100 people and even features a special senior rate.
Location: 101 Railside Road
Phone Number: (416) 441-4000
On the border of North York and Scarborough, this over 45 000 sq. ft. facility is the best indoor soccer experience in the Greater Toronto Area. Open since 2006, the building encompasses four official sized indoor soccer fields and is host to a variety of soccer clubs, academies, and leagues of all ages and skill levels including a men’s league, competitive youth league, women’s league, and a co-ed league.
Ultra Sports Centre
Location: 1510 Birchmount Road, Unit 150
Phone Number: 1-877-469-2452
At over 84 000 sq. ft. of indoor sports fields the Ultra Sports Centre is a great place to play during the winter months and offers facilities for a variety of sports. Housing two indoor soccer fields with 65” and 45” ceilings as well as two indoor basketball courts, this giant facility is home to sporting leagues, school groups, summer camps, team training sessions, birthday parties, and special events year round. Providing an easily accessible location, convenient parking, and a friendly environment it also hosts friendly pick-up games of soccer and basketball twice a week. Pick-up soccer games run from 4:30om-6:30pm on Monday and Tuesday evenings and cost $10 per session. There is no referee or score keeper present and games are played with teams of 6 people in a friendly, non-competitive atmosphere. Basketball games run at 6pm-8pm on Mondays and Thursdays and cost $5 per session.
Major League Sportsplex
Location: 641 Danforth Road
Phone Number: (416) 264-7000
This 60 000 sq. ft. facility includes a full size soccer field with Authentic Astro Gameday Turf as well as in-line hockey and ball hockey on a regulation sports court. They are home to an indoor soccer league, soccer camps, and tournaments. Features include a bar and grill as well as equipment rentals. Open from 10am-2am during the week and from 8am-2am on Saturday and Sunday, this is another great place to spend a cold winter day!