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Welcome to High Park, one of Toronto's most significant natural areas!

 
 

TOURS, TALKS & WORKSHOPS

Know Your Nature - Family Nature Walk Saturday, Dec. 2, 1:303:00pm at the High Park Nature Centre. Learn about the plants and animals in High Park from the young naturalists of the High Park Rangers group. More details

 

High Park through the Ages - Walking Tour Sunday, Dec. 3, 10:30 to 12 noon. Local history buff Dave Berndorff traces the evolution of well-known spots in the park from original settlement to the present. Meet at the benches, across the road from the south side of Grenadier Restaurant in the middle of High Park.

 

More Sunday walks

More Family Walks, Talks and Workshops

 

NEWS & SIGHTINGS

MOTHS IN NOVEMBER?

The Fall Cankerworm moth (Alsophila pometaria) is busily mating in the last warm days of November. Watch for the grey males flying in search of flightless females on tree trunks, also for the banding project underway this fall. More about moths

 

A MAST YEAR FOR OAKS

Every 4 years or so there is a bumper crop of acorns. This could be the year! Read more

 

HAWK WATCH

The High Park Hawk Watch runs until Nov. 30. Drop by Hawk Hill to see the action! MORE ABOUT BIRDS

MORE ABOUT HIGH PARK IN AUTUMN

 

HIGH PARK STORIES & ART PROJECT

 View the latest entries

 

MORE ABOUT HIGH PARK

Find out what makes High Park such an outstanding natural area. READ MORE and Facts & Figures

 

VOLUNTEER

High Park Stewards

The Last Buckthorn Busting (this year)

Sunday, November 26, 10:30am to 12:30pm

Meet us at site 7C, (north of High Park Ave, west of Parkside Dr.) rain or shine. The session will be folllowedby a pot-luck lunch.

More stewardship program information and photos.

Follow us on      VOLUNTEER!

Plant Sale 2017 photos and volunteers

Special Stewards 20th Anniversary page

 

Natural Environment Committee

Read the September 2017 issue of UPDATE with news from our recent activities.

PAST ISSUES. More details

 
 

You can help protect High Park

If you see any behaviour infractions, dead animals, safety hazards or other problems in the park, call 311 or email 311@toronto.ca. More key contacts and tips on how to use the park responsibly.

 
 

RESOURCES

NATIVE PLANT GARDENING

See a list of gardening resources.

Native Plant Sale.

Savannah Plants brochure (pdf 8.5x14) to take on your visit to our Restoration Sites (pdf).

In the Zone A resource for native plant gardeners

 

WHAT'S THAT FLOWER?

Wendy Rothwell has created a beautiful and informative website Wildflowers of Toronto's High Park. Wildflowers may be searched by botanical name and by colour.

 

RESEARCH ITEMS

View our list of research articles on tallgrass prairie, invasive species and other related items. Academic Research List (.pdf) and Research

 
 

OTHER GROUPS' EVENTS

There are many activities happening in Toronto that you may also be interested in attending. READ MORE. See also The Local Scoop

 
 

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