Tours, Walks and Workshops in Toronto’s High Park

by High Park Walking Tour Committee
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by High Park Nature Centre
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by High Park Stewards
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COVID-19 measures are in effect

Some regular programs are resuming.

Please stay on trail and avoid trampling plants while practising physical distancing.

All dogs must be on leash in High Park except in designated off-leash areas.

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Update September 2021: All on-site stewardship sessions are restricted to a few people and are by invite only for Stewards who have provided their contact info in this form. The details of each specific session will only be given to those who are registered to prevent drop-ins.

Sunday Walking Tours


When: 1st and 3rd Sunday of the month, including holidays.
Time: 10:30 am to 12 pm.
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.

Tramping the Trails

October 3 at 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Please join us for our regular 90 minute Sunday walk. Explore some of the beautiful trails in the park. Learn about the different forms of trails, how they were formed and how they related to the natural features of the…
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Autumn Photo Buff Walk with David Allen

October 17 at 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Please join us for our regular 90 minute Sunday walk. David Allen has been taking photographs in High Park for many years. He’ll show you how to get unique shots and what camera settings to use for the best pictures.…
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Walking Tour TBA

October 31 at 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Topic – to be announced.
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Family Nature Walks, Talks, and Workshops

HPNC Summer Hikes 2021 - All Ages Poster

Questions and more information:
Telephone 416-392-1748
Office Hours 9am – 4pm Monday through Friday

PLEASE NOTE: All volunteer programs are suspended due to COVID-19.

Sunday Education Sessions (January-April only)


When: 2nd and 4th Sundays in the Winter/Early Spring.
Time: 10:30 am to 12:30 pm
Where: HOWARD PARK TENNIS CLUB, 430 Parkside Drive.

Details to be announced.








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