1. Amazing Workout 
Photo Courtesy: Barreworks


Voted one of Toronto's best specialty fitness clubs, Barreworks offers barre fitness (as the name suggests). Barre fitness is a popular dancer-inspired workout method that combines core workouts with yoga and pilates, with the use of a ballet barre as the main piece of equipment. Best of all, Barreworks is just a 5-minute walk from 18 Erskine.

 

Sporting Life | Near 18 Erskine Avenue
 

2. Ways to Get Outside
Photo Courtesy: Tom Yuyitung

At the corner of Yonge Street and Blythwood Road, lies the massive 55,000 sq foot Sporting Life store. Featuring upscale sporting goods, activewear and designer outerwear, you can find almost everything from specialized running gear to luxe winter jackets. This location stocks over 200 brand names, including fashion from Spyder, The North Face, Canada Goose, Lacoste and Ralph Lauren, as well as equipment from Nike, Salomon, Rossignol, Burton, Specialized Cannondale, Rollerblade and more.

 

Pure + Simple Spa | Near 18 Erskine Avenue


3. Ways to Banish Stress & Look Your Best!
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Voted the best place to get a facial in Toronto by various media outlets like NOW, blogTO, and Narcity, Pure + Simple is an all-natural wellness spa that offers a variety of skincare services that includes facials, waxing, tinting and more.