Fredericton is a recreation-minded, booming Canadian town with more tennis courts and baseball diamonds than anywhere else in Canada! The town provides top-rate facilities, including five indoor arenas and twelve outdoor rinks, for its relatively small size of 47,000 citizens. In addition, Fredericton has over 45 equipped playgrounds, 37 tennis courts, 12 wading pools, 5 outdoor basketball courts, four outdoor and three indoor swimming pools, three bowling alleys, four recreation centres, five golf clubs, two curling clubs, a field house, aquatic centre, skateboarding park, and even more. There is also over 450 hectares of parkland, and 30 km of trails.
Fredericton also has more than 120 knowledge based firms, making it a great place to start or join a business and raise a family.
Fredericton is located on the St John River.