Reconnecting with family and communing with nature is easy at High Park. Established in 1876 just west of downtown, almost 400 acres of mixed recreational activities and a natural park atmosphere offer visitors and locals plenty of options to escape city life for awhile and completely recharge.
Family-friendly activities include playgrounds, hiking trails, scenic lakes, and sports facilities. Visit the High Park Zoo to interact with exotic animals, or let the kids learn about the importance of organic education and sustainable practices at the High Park Children's Garden.
Gardening enthusiasts and amateur photographers will also love the elaborate Hillside Gardens. Don't forget your furry friends. Special walking trails and off leash areas encourage responsible pet owners to include the entire family at this special outdoor activity.
Formerly an estate garden, this vast and verdant space now houses the Toronto Botanical Garden... Read more