Walking Tours, Talks, Workshops & Nature Hikes

Bob Yukich

A variety of walking tours, hikes, talks and workshops are offered in High Park:

Free Sunday Walking Tours

- High Park Walking Tour Committee

Family Nature Hikes, Talks & Workshops

- High Park Nature Centre

Sunday Education Sessions (winter only)

- High Park Stewards

See also: Savannah Plants Guide




Download the 2019 Sunday Walking Tours brochure

Follow us on @HighParkWalks

When: 1st & 3rd Sunday of the month, including holidays.

Time: 10:30 a.m. to 12 noon.

Where: Meet at the benches, across the road from the south side of Grenadier Restaurant in the middle of High Park.

Walks may go on wooded trails, so please wear appropriate clothing and footwear.

Walks are led by volunteer scientists, historians, and local naturalists who will help you to understand and explore High Park’s many significant features. Walking Tours are volunteer-led with the support of Toronto Parks, Forestry and Recreation.

Karen Yukich


Sunday, February 3

Winter Tree Identification Led by Kaylyn Crawford.

Sunday, February 17

The Naked Trees of Winter Led by Don Scallen.

Sunday, March 3

High Park through the Ages Led by Dave Berndorff.

Sunday, March 17

Grenadier Pond Ecology: Implications of Global Warming Led by Christine Tu-Parker.

Sunday, April 7

The Park Through Archival Photos Led by Terry Fahey.


High Park Nature Centre

Family walks are great for all ages! Walks are led by staff of the High Park Nature Centre. Recommended donation $2-$5 / person or donate-what-you-can. No registration required unless indicated.

All walks meet at the High Park Nature Centre at 375 Colborne Lodge Drive unless special instructions are given. More information.

All Family Nature Walks are supported by Toronto Field Naturalists.

Adult workshops are aimed at an audience looking to learn more about nature. No previous knowledge is required! Registration is required for all workshops.

Questions and more information: naturecentre@highpark.org or call 416-392-1748. Our Office Hours are between 9am – 4pm, Monday – Friday. More information.



Adult Workshops Winter 2019

Winter Bird Photography Workshop - January 19th

Teachers in Nature Educator Workshop - January 26th

Winter Tree ID for Beginners - February 3rd

Nature Journaling: Origins of Citizen Science - March 2nd

Check the High Park Nature Centre calendar for more details!


For more events within and outside High Park, see Other Groups & Events


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