The small town of Carlisle balances farms and century-old housing with modern businesses, subdivisions and estates nestled along Bronte Creek. But if you need a comprehensive eye exam in Carlisle, drive a few extra minutes to Freelton Eye Care, where the eye doctors offer the best eye care in the region.
There is so much to see in Carlisle, so make sure you have an updated prescription for glasses and contact lenses. The Community Centre includes an ice rink, where many events and fundraisers are held by both local churches and the Optimist Club. The surrounding grounds include a baseball diamond, tennis court, swings and a play structure. The Hamilton Public Library, Carlisle Branch shares the same parking lot.
The Carlisle Golf & Country Club is a 27-hole public golf course. Nearby you will find Progreston Falls under the rumbling of an active freight train trellis.
The downtown of Carlisle is located at the crossroads of Carlisle and Centre Roads. The downtown area includes: Two corner-stores, TD Bank, Zoro’s Dry Cleaners, a flower shop, dvd rental store, LCBO/ Beer Store, Edward Jones investment branch, The Linemen Draught Beer Services, Cascata Bistro, Yes Pizza, Bates and Green Napa Auto Parts Dealer and Garage, the Community Hall and Canada Post. Just outside the “downtown” area is the Carlisle Medical Centre and pharmacy, two private chiropractic offices, a hair salon and the Carlisle Community Centre.