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
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Category: Parks Zoos Playgrounds
1873 Bloor St W
Toronto, ON M6P 3K7
Vladan S. Jan-23-2020
Well, this is my hood. Definitely my number one park in Toronto. Ideal for walking and for hanging out with friends and family. High Park is home for many... Read More
Colvin C. May-19-2019
Highly recommend bringing your friends and family members for a picnic here during the cherry blossoms season in early-mid May!! Massive park with fields... Read More
Dana H. Jul-20-2019
I had a 5 hour layover. I wanted to go out and see something in Toronto. I had to clear American AND Canadian customs in that time, I wanted at least 3... 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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