From strolling along the water in Port Credit to spending a few hours in Kariya Park, Mississauga is a lot of fun in the summer–despite what you may have heard. Take your summer plans one step further this year with SUP Yoga on the lake, archery tag in the park, or axe throwing on Tomken Road. There’s more than meets the eye when it comes to summer in the ‘Saug–check out these awesome activities you can get up to with your friends this summer.
#1 – Relax with SUP Yoga in Port Credit
Front Street South
SUP Yoga combines paddling and classic yoga poses in an outside-the-box workout on the water. If you’re not afraid of trying new things (and maybe falling into the water…) check out The Paddle Coach where you can enjoy SUP Yoga right in downtown Port Credit. If you’ve never paddleboarded before, start with their Intro to SUP course before launching into asanas.
#2 – Throw some axes at Bad Axe Throwing
4880 Tomken Road, Units #1 & #2
Throwing axes is a great way to blow off some steam after a long work week. It’s also a great way to celebrate an occasion or hang out with friends. Check out Bad Axe Throwing on Tomken Road where you can book a private axe throwing session for eight or check out their drop-in hours.
#3 – Play archery tag in your favorite park
Archery tag is the perfect combination of action and strategy. Play a game with your friends with Archery Terminal. This mobile archery tag provider will come to you and they’ll bring everything you need for a game, from the gear to combat obstacles and game scenarios. All your need to do is gather up a group of friends and pick your favorite park to play in.
#4 – Get some outdoor paintball action at Ultimate Paintball
1151 25th Sideroad, Milton
If outdoor paintball is your thing, it’s well worth the drive to Ultimate Paintball in Milton. A 50-minute drive from downtown Mississauga, Ultimate Paintball has 11 fields or varying terrain and interesting obstacles—from medial to jungle.
#5 – Escape from De Code Adventures
6620 Kitimat Road, Unit #4
If your friends are up for a challenge take them to De Code Adventures. There are five rooms here, all rated by difficulty as well as the type of problem solving you’ll need to use to crack them. This escape house makes things interesting by offering options: pick a room in which you’ll get to work together or try a room in which you’ll be pitted against one another.
#6 – Play indoor paintball at Defcon
2463 Royal Windsor Drive, Unit #2
If you’re looking for paintball close to home, look no further than Defcon Paintball on Royal Windsor Drive. This indoor paintball arena has over 40,000 square feet of game space built by top industry set designers.
#7 – Take an UrbanQuest scavenger hunt
Scavenger hunts are super fun to get up to with friends for their mix of adventure, problem solving, and heart-pumping adrenaline. UrbanQuest offers an awesome summer quest for all you eager explorers—learn about the shady history of Port Credit while uncovering its secrets on the By The Water hunt.
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