Parks, Forestry & Recreation

High Park

This large, centrally located park is a jewel in Toronto's park system. High Park combines extensive natural areas with maintained parkland, recreational facilities and popular attractions for a unique urban park experience that can be enjoyed year-round. Recognized as one of the most significant natural sites within the City of Toronto, over one-third of the park remains in a natural state. High Park is home to many species of wildlife and contains an outstanding concentration of rare plant species.

Special Features
WILDLIFE - Listed as a top spot to see birds and butterflies in the City of Toronto's Biodiversity Series booklets.

  • 1873 Bloor St W
  • Ward: 13
  • District: Etobicoke York
  • TTC Information: Travel to High Park Station. Exit the East Side of High Park Station and continue east to High Park Ave. Walk south to Bloor St. West and cross over the intersection at the lights into the park.
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Camps

Camp Extended ChildThe Extended Care option provides supervised care before and/or after camp for children registered in City of Toronto, Parks, Forestry and Recreation camp sessions. Extended hours programs have a separate barcode for registration. Refer to the camp program charts for times, fees and locations.
AM Eco Camp Extended Child - 1.0hr/day  (6 - 14yrs)
Jul-04-2016 to Jul-08-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 8 - 9am
AM Sprouts Eco Camp Extended Child - 1.0hr/day  (4 - 5yrs)
Jul-04-2016 to Jul-08-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 8 - 9am
PM Eco Camp Extended Child - 1.0hr/day  (4 - 14yrs)
Jul-04-2016 to Jul-08-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 4 - 5pm
AM Eco Camp Extended Child - 1.0hr/day  (6 - 14yrs)
Jul-11-2016 to Jul-15-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 8 - 9am
AM Sprouts Eco Camp Extended Child - 1.0hr/day  (4 - 5yrs)
Jul-11-2016 to Jul-15-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 8 - 9am
PM Eco Camp Extended Child - 1.0hr/day  (4 - 14yrs)
Jul-11-2016 to Jul-15-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 4 - 5pm
AM Eco Camp Extended Child - 1.0hr/day  (6 - 14yrs)
Jul-18-2016 to Jul-22-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 8 - 9am
AM Sprouts Eco Camp Extended Child - 1.0hr/day  (4 - 5yrs)
Jul-18-2016 to Jul-22-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 8 - 9am
PM Eco Camp Extended Child - 1.0hr/day  (4 - 14yrs)
Jul-18-2016 to Jul-22-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 4 - 5pm
AM Eco Camp Extended Child - 1.0hr/day  (6 - 14yrs)
Jul-25-2016 to Jul-29-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 8 - 9am
AM Sprouts Eco Camp Extended Child - 1.0hr/day  (4 - 5yrs)
Jul-25-2016 to Jul-29-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 8 - 9am
PM Eco Camp Extended Child - 1.0hr/day  (4 - 14yrs)
Jul-25-2016 to Jul-29-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 4 - 5pm
AM Sprouts Eco Camp Extended Child - 1.0hr/day  (4 - 5yrs)
Aug-02-2016 to Aug-05-2016, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 8 - 9am
AM Eco Camp Extended Child - 1.0hr/day  (6 - 14yrs)
Aug-02-2016 to Aug-05-2016, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 8 - 9am
PM Eco Camp Extended Child - 1.0hr/day  (4 - 14yrs)
Aug-02-2016 to Aug-05-2016, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 4 - 5pm
AM Eco Camp Extended Child - 1.0hr/day  (6 - 14yrs)
Aug-08-2016 to Aug-12-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 8 - 9am
AM Sprouts Eco Camp Extended Child - 1.0hr/day  (4 - 5yrs)
Aug-08-2016 to Aug-12-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 8 - 9am
PM Eco Camp Extended Child - 1.0hr/day  (4 - 14yrs)
Aug-08-2016 to Aug-12-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 4 - 5pm
AM Eco Camp Extended Child - 1.0hr/day  (6 - 14yrs)
Aug-15-2016 to Aug-19-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 8 - 9am
AM Sprouts Eco Camp Extended Child - 1.0hr/day  (4 - 5yrs)
Aug-15-2016 to Aug-19-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 8 - 9am
PM Eco Camp Extended Child - 1.0hr/day  (4 - 14yrs)
Aug-15-2016 to Aug-19-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 4 - 5pm
AM Eco Camp Extended Child - 1.0hr/day  (6 - 14yrs)
Aug-22-2016 to Aug-26-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 8 - 9am
AM Sprouts Eco Camp Extended Child - 1.0hr/day  (4 - 5yrs)
Aug-22-2016 to Aug-26-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 8 - 9am
PM Eco Camp Extended Child - 1.0hr/day  (4 - 14yrs)
Aug-22-2016 to Aug-26-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 4 - 5pm
Camp Specialty Plus ChildThe ultimate camp experience for campers who want more. Higher fees are charged to cover additional expenses beyond the typical Specialty Camp such as busing, rental of specialized equipment, site rental, etc
Specialty Plus: Eco Camp Critters and Crawlies  (6 - 9yrs)
Jul-04-2016 to Jul-08-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 9am - 4pm
Specialty Plus: Eco Camp Youth The Wild 'hood  (10 - 14yrs)
Jul-04-2016 to Jul-08-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 9am - 4pm
Specialty Plus: Eco Sprouts Nature Crafts  (4 - 5yrs)
Jul-04-2016 to Jul-08-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 9am - 4pm
Specialty Plus: Eco Camp Nature Arts  (6 - 9yrs)
Jul-11-2016 to Jul-15-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 9am - 4pm
Specialty Plus: Eco Camp Youth The Wild Kitchen  (10 - 14yrs)
Jul-11-2016 to Jul-15-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 9am - 4pm
Specialty Plus: Eco Sprouts Wee Critters  (4 - 5yrs)
Jul-11-2016 to Jul-15-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 9am - 4pm
Specialty Plus: Eco Camp Habitat Detectives  (6 - 9yrs)
Jul-18-2016 to Jul-22-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 9am - 4pm
Specialty Plus: Eco Camp Youth Wild Arts  (10 - 14yrs)
Jul-18-2016 to Jul-22-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 9am - 4pm
Specialty Plus: Eco Sprouts Veggie Sprouts  (4 - 5yrs)
Jul-18-2016 to Jul-22-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 9am - 4pm
Specialty Plus: Eco Camp Veggies and Ventures  (6 - 9yrs)
Jul-25-2016 to Jul-29-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 9am - 4pm
Specialty Plus: Eco Camp Youth The Wild 'hood  (10 - 14yrs)
Jul-25-2016 to Jul-29-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 9am - 4pm
Specialty Plus: Eco Sprouts Hoppin' Habitats  (4 - 5yrs)
Jul-25-2016 to Jul-29-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 9am - 4pm
Specialty Plus: Eco Camp Critters and Crawlies  (6 - 9yrs)
Aug-02-2016 to Aug-05-2016, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 9am - 4pm
Specialty Plus: Eco Sprouts Nature Crafts  (4 - 5yrs)
Aug-02-2016 to Aug-05-2016, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 9am - 4pm
Specialty Plus: Eco Camp Nature Arts  (6 - 9yrs)
Aug-08-2016 to Aug-12-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 9am - 4pm
Specialty Plus: Eco Camp Youth The Wild Kitchen  (10 - 14yrs)
Aug-08-2016 to Aug-12-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 9am - 4pm
Specialty Plus: Eco Sprouts Wee Critters  (4 - 5yrs)
Aug-08-2016 to Aug-12-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 9am - 4pm
Specialty Plus: Eco Camp Habitat Detectives  (6 - 9yrs)
Aug-15-2016 to Aug-19-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 9am - 4pm
Specialty Plus: Eco Camp Youth Wild Arts  (10 - 14yrs)
Aug-15-2016 to Aug-19-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 9am - 4pm
Specialty Plus: Eco Sprouts Veggie Sprouts  (4 - 5yrs)
Aug-15-2016 to Aug-19-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 9am - 4pm
Specialty Plus: Eco Camp Veggies and Ventures  (6 - 9yrs)
Aug-22-2016 to Aug-26-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 9am - 4pm
Specialty Plus: Eco Sprouts Hoppin' Habitats  (4 - 5yrs)
Aug-22-2016 to Aug-26-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 9am - 4pm

Swimming

SPLASH Swim TeamPrerequisite: Must be able to swim at least 2 continuous pool lengths unassisted. Participants are provided with swim workouts along with the assistance and development of the four competitive swimming stroke and competitive swim skills.
SPLASH Swim Team  (5yrs and over)
Jul-04-2016 to Aug-29-2016, Mon, Wed, 10:15 - 11:15am

General Interest

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DROP-IN: Watch Me Grow Family
(1yr and over)
    10am - 12pm  

Swimming

Next Week >>
Sun Jun 26Mon Jun 27Tue Jun 28Wed Jun 29Thu Jun 30Fri Jul 01Sat Jul 02
Lane Swim
(7yrs and over)
7 - 7:55pm7 - 7:55pm7 - 7:55pm7 - 7:55pm9:30 - 10:15am

7 - 7:55pm
7 - 7:55pm7 - 7:55pm
Leisure Swim
12 - 3:45pm

5 - 6:45pm
5 - 6:45pm5 - 6:45pm5 - 6:45pm12 - 3:45pm

5 - 6:45pm
12 - 3:45pm

5 - 6:45pm
12 - 3:45pm

5 - 6:45pm
Wading Pool
(up to 6yrs)
    10am - 5pm10am - 5pm10am - 5pm
Facility TypeQuantityFacility Rating
Amphitheatre1

Ball Diamond1
2
A
B
Bike Trail5

Children's Garden1

Clubhouse1

Dogs Off-Leash Area1

Drinking Fountain16

Farm/Zoo1

Fieldhouse3

Greenhouse/Conservatory6

Outdoor Chess Table1

Outdoor Dry Pad1
A
Outdoor Pool1
A
Outdoor Table Tennis1

Outdoor Tennis Court10

Parking Lot21

Picnic Shelter5

Picnic Site13

Playground4

Pond12

Splash Pad1

Sport Field2
B
Wading Pool1

Washroom Facility7


Facilities are given a rating of Premium, A, B, or C based on following criteria.

Facility TypeQuantityFacility Rating
Outdoor Rink2


Facility Classification for Ice Allocation.