Welcome to High Park, one of Toronto's most significant natural areas!
TOURS, TALKS & WORKSHOPS
Orienteering - Family Nature Walk Saturday, Nov. 18, 1:30–3:00pm at the High Park Nature Centre. We’ll teach you how to use a map and compass before sending you off on our Orienteering Challenge. You’ll also learn about the ecology and natural history of the park along the way. More details
Art of the Park - Walking Tour Sunday, Nov. 19, 10:30 to 12 noon. A trek around the many sculpture sites in the park with art teacher Grace Petrucci. Meet at the benches, across the road from the south side of Grenadier Restaurant in the middle of High Park.
NEWS & SIGHTINGS
MOTHS IN NOVEMBER?
The Fall Cankerworm moth (Alsophila pometaria) is busily mating in the last warm days of November. Watch for the grey males flying in search of flightless females on tree trunks, also for the banding project underway this fall. More about moths
A MAST YEAR FOR OAKS
Every 4 years or so there is a bumper crop of acorns. This could be the year! Read more
PARK STORIES & ART PROJECT
MORE ABOUT HIGH PARK
High Park Stewards
Buckthorn Busting #3
Sunday, November 26, 10:30am to 12:30pm
Meet us at site 7C, (north of High Park Ave, west of Parkside Dr.) rain or shine. The session will be folllowedby a pot-luck lunch.
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Natural Environment Committee
Read the September 2017 issue of UPDATE with news from our recent activities.
You can help protect High Park
NATIVE PLANT GARDENING
See a list of gardening resources.
In the Zone A resource for native plant gardeners
WHAT'S THAT FLOWER?
Wendy Rothwell has created a beautiful and informative website Wildflowers of Toronto's High Park. Wildflowers may be searched by botanical name and by colour.
OTHER GROUPS' EVENTS