Active Ottawa is an app created for the 2013 Apps4Ottawa contest as a means for residents of the City of Ottawa to find and enjoy the many activities found throughout the city of Ottawa.

Choose your activity and either use your current location or search for a specific location; and then the app will guide you the rest of the way.

OpenData sources used

KML Data -

Ball Diamonds
Community Gardens
Lawn Bowling
Outdoor Pools
Outdoor Rinks
Skateboard Parks
Sleeding Hills
Splash Pads
Sport Fields
Tennis Courts
Volleyball Courts
Wadding Pools

The value it provides to residents

In a mobile world; this app will allow City of Ottawa residents to access city activity hotspots from the palm of their hands instead of relying on internet searches.


  1. Sinh Ly

    Great app

  2. Marwa Ahmed

    Awesome app! Super useful!!!!!

  3. mohamoud mohamoud

    so useful

  4. Malyuin Noor

    Great idea, will come in handy when looking for activities for the kids!!

  5. Guled A. Nur

    Great idea, good luck

  6. fanah Ali


  7. Ragulan

    smart app...

  8. Awino Nur

    really fascinating!

  9. Marian N. Fidow

    Good luck

  10. Abdinasir M. Nur

    Wish you the best

  11. Hubi Mohamed

    hope you get it. It a good idea

  12. liban ahmed

    Wonderful app !!!

  13. Jawid Ibrahimi

    Great App!!!
    Very useful.

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