Parks, Forestry & Recreation
Come join in the fun!
Explore your possibilities! The City of Toronto is committed to providing its entire community with high quality, accessible recreation and leisure opportunities for Torontonians of all ages and abilities. Whether it is being integrated into one of our hundreds of recreation programs with a one-on-one support worker, taking a dip in one of the City’s warm water pools, enjoying a week at one of our specialized summer camps, or joining in at one of our many adapted specialized programs, the City of Toronto has some recreational fun for you!
The York Recreation Centre opening has been rescheduled to early 2017. Registration for winter swim and other programs is open.
Over 3,500 people gave their input to our Facilities Master Plan to date. Visit the Facilities Master Plan page to learn more about what we heard, sign up for project updates, and share your thoughts.
The rebuilding of Heron Park playground in August has led to improved accessibility including new AODA-compliant playground surface made of engineered wood fibre and a ramp from a new accessible pathway into the play space. The new swings also feature a bucket seat. Watch the time-lapse video to see volunteers build the playground in a day.