At 398 acres High Park is the largest park within Toronto. It features a large area of natural parkland including a large pond, beautifully landscaped gardens, an outdoor pool (seasonal), a children's adventure playground, sports and cultural facilities and even a zoo.
There are multiple paved and unpaved trails throughout the park. The unpaved trails are restricted to walkers and hikers, while the paved trails are shared with cyclists.
The parks geography is hilly with a couple of ravines running from north to south through the park.
Grenadier Pond, at the western boundary of the park is home to numerous species of birds as well as marsh wildlife. There is a beautiful landscaped garden along the hillside east of the pond. Grenadier Cafe located in the centre of the park will take care of the munchies while you explore the park.
Located west of Downtown Toronto, High Park is easily accessed from High Park Station on the Bloor-Danforth Subway Line. For more information see the official website linked below.
Facts For Your Visit
Official Website: High Park TorontoFee: No
Category: Parks Zoos Playgrounds
1873 Bloor St W
Toronto, ON M6P 3K7
Diane S. Mar-30-2019
I love high park! It takes just under two hours to walk around the perimeter of the park. Tennis Courts need updating. The pool is good for a dip. Cherry... Read More
Alexandra B. Oct-29-2018
Good for long nature walks and hiking. Love coming here to take pictures because there is so many little gems inside the park if you go explore it by... Read More
Austin G. Jun-05-2018
NYC has Central Park. Vancouver has Stanley Park. Toronto has High Park. If you're visiting, High Park may seem a bit out of the way. It's in the west part... Read More
Accommodations near High Park Toronto:
|TTC Subway Line||Nearest Station||Walking Time|
|Bloor Danforth||High Park Station||2 Minutes|
How to get to High Park Toronto by TTC Subway
No Bus needed. From High Park Station walk south on High Park Avenue ½ block to the park entrance then continue south into the park.
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