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
13 Crosby Avenue
York, ON M6S 4R1
Teena D. Oct-12-2020
The Chinook and Coho salmon are currently spawning in local rivers ... I'd never heard about it or seen it until a neighbour told me about it last weekend.... Read More
Leslie W. Nov-05-2020
BOTTOM LINE: More than just jumping salmons, LOL. What can I say about this park that hasn't already been said? Come in early October and watch the salmon... Read More
Ivana L. May-23-2020
I've been to this park for an organized hike/salmon run in 2016, canoeing in 2019 and just a casual stroll in 2020. One of my favourite sightings is the... 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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