Professor's Lake Recreation Centre

1660 North Park Drive

Bramalea Road & North Park Drive


Professor's Lake Recreation Centre

Please be aware that barbecues, animals and alcohol are not permitted in or around Professor's Lake Recreation Centre. Fishing is not permitted in the beach area. All hours are weather and daylight permitting.

Professor's Lake is a 65-acre spring fed lake in the heart of Brampton, near Bramalea Road and North Park Drive. The recreation centre includes a beach with swimming area, water slide, beach volleyball courts, a boathouse where paddleboats, canoes, kayaks and stand-up paddle boards can be rented, patio, change rooms, food concessions, and a small hall/meeting room available for rent. Other features of the lake include a lakeside pathway for walking, biking or inline skating, playgrounds around the lake's perimeter, and many fishing spots. 


Water Quality & Beach Testing

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​Professor’s ​Lake water quality is tested daily by the Region of Peel and will be posted by 2pm every day.  The test results from the previous day will result in the lake either being open or closed until the water quality becomes acceptable.  Refunds will not be provided due to poor water quality.

Please click here to be redirected to the Peel Region's website to read information regarding beach testing.

Fee Listing for Daily Beach Admission

Group of 4
Adult 55+ (55-69 years)
Senior (70+ years)
Youth (13 years and under)

Boat Rentals

Canoe Rental- 60 Minutes (2 person)
Kayak Rental- 60 Minutes(1 person)
Paddleboat Rental- 30 Minutes (2 or 4 person)
Stand Up Paddleboard- 60 Minutes (1 person)

Hours of Operation

Professor’s Lake beach and boathouse will be open daily July 1st- September 4, 2017 from 10:00am-7:00pm (weather and conditions permitting).

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Admission/Rental Policy


We are pleased to offer a number of exciting outdoor or science camps for children aged 6-17 during the summer as well as outdoor programming for adults and children.  For further information call 905.791.7751

Brampton Parks Land By-Law 161-83

​Please​ click here​ to find more information regarding swimming and boating at Professor's Lake Recreation Centre.

Features & Amenities

Indoor Amenities
Outdoor Amenities
  • Community meeting room - capacity 102
  • Community meeting room - ​capacity 50
  • Snack bar
  • Change rooms
  • ​Seasonal lake/beach
  • Water slide
  • Beach volleyball
  • Trail around the lake
  • Rentals: Canoes, kayaks, paddle boards