Parks, Forestry & Recreation

High Park

Address: 1873 Bloor St W Map It

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.

  • 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.

Announcements


  General Interest

Cooking - ChildCourses vary from simple recipes that teach the basics of how to measure and combine ingredients to specialty cooking courses.
Cooking: Gourmet Veggies  (6 - 9yrs)
Oct-08-2016 to Dec-03-2016, Sat, 1 - 3pm
Cooking - Early ChildEarly child cooking programs are designed for children 5 years old and under. Basic recipes and cooking techniques will be introduced.
Creative Chefs with Caregiver  (4 - 5yrs)
Oct-08-2016 to Dec-03-2016, Sat, 10 - 11:30am
Creative Chefs with Caregiver  (4 - 5yrs)
Jan-14-2017 to Mar-11-2017, Sat, 10 - 11:30am
Creative Chefs  (4 - 5yrs)
Jan-14-2017 to Mar-11-2017, Sat, 1 - 2:30pm
Workshops - Early ChildEarly child workshops are designed for children 5 years old and under and will focus on a specific theme.
Workshop: Winter Eco Adventures with Caregiver  (3 - 5yrs)
Jan-04-2017 to Jan-04-2017, Wed, 10am - 12pm
Workshop: Nature Arts with Caregiver  (3 - 5yrs)
Jan-05-2017 to Jan-05-2017, Thur, 10am - 12pm
Workshop: Baking Adventures with Caregiver  (4 - 5yrs)
Dec-28-2016 to Dec-28-2016, Wed, 10am - 12pm
Workshop: Nature Arts with Caregiver  (3 - 5yrs)
Dec-29-2016 to Dec-29-2016, Thur, 10am - 12pm
Workshop: Baking Adventures with Caregiver  (3 - 5yrs)
Dec-30-2016 to Dec-30-2016, Fri, 10am - 12pm
Workshop: Animal Explorations with Caregiver  (3 - 5yrs)
Jan-03-2017 to Jan-03-2017, Tue, 10am - 12pm
Workshops - General Interest - ChildA wide variety of half day and one day or short term courses.
Workshop: Nature Arts  (6 - 9yrs)
Dec-29-2016 to Dec-29-2016, Thur, 1 - 4pm
Workshop: Animal Explorations  (6 - 10yrs)
Jan-03-2017 to Jan-03-2017, Tue, 1 - 4pm
Workshop: Winter Eco Adventures  (6 - 10yrs)
Jan-04-2017 to Jan-04-2017, Wed, 1 - 4pm
Workshop: Nature Arts  (9 - 12yrs)
Jan-05-2017 to Jan-05-2017, Thur, 1 - 4pm
Workshop: Baking Adventures  (8 - 12yrs)
Dec-28-2016 to Dec-28-2016, Wed, 1 - 4pm
Workshop: Baking Adventures  (6 - 10yrs)
Dec-30-2016 to Dec-30-2016, Fri, 1 - 4pm
Workshops - General Interest - YouthA wide variety of half day and one day or short term courses.
Workshop: Youth Cooking  (12 - 16yrs)
Oct-01-2016 to Oct-01-2016, Sat, 11am - 2pm
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 Tennis Court14

Parking Lot21

Picnic Shelter5

Picnic Site13

Playground4

Pond12

Splash Pad1

Sport Field2
B
Wading Pool1

Washroom Facility7


* Facilities can be available to permit. Permit rates are dependent on facility rating of Premium, A, B or C and your group category. Use the Facility Rating Criteria to learn more about amenities that might be available at each facility.

Facility TypeQuantityFacility Rating *
Outdoor Rink2