Russell, Ontario is a community of 3,500 people situated 40 km southeast of Ottawa. Home to three elementary schools and two high schools, Russell also offers a public library, a seasonal outdoor public pool, and various small shops and services. Residents of all ages here are enjoying the newly opened Sports Dome. The 60,000 square foot facility is open year-round for many indoor activities such as soccer, football, walking, jogging, and tennis. The Castor River runs directly through the village, and is bordered by the W.E. Burton Conservation Area that features 3 km of nature trails and shoreline fishing.
Russell is a great choice for active families!