HIGH PARK NATURE
HIGH PARK STEWARDS
HIGH PARK NATURE is a joint project of the High Park Natural Environment Committee and High Park Stewards (VSP). We welcome your feedback, suggestions, articles and photos. Please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org
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HPNature is a member of Ontario's Nature Network
WALKING TOURS & WORKSHOPS
Orienteering - Family Nature Walk - Thurs. Aug. 27, 6 - 7:30 pm Meet at the High Park Nature Centre southeast of Bloor St. West and High Park Ave. location map
Turn off that GPS! Find your way through our orienteering course using a map and compass. All ages are welcome; bring the family! No pre-registration necessary.
Cost: $2 per person, or donate what-you-can. More Details
Urban Bat Walk - Echolocation By Bats - Wed. Sept. 2, 6:30 - 8:30 pm
Meet at the High Park Nature Centre near Bloor St. West and High Park Ave. NEW LOCATION
Learn about bats in Toronto, including at-risk species and how you can help. Hike to bat hot-spots in the park, and use hand held bat monitors. No pre-registration necessary.
Cost: $2 per person, or donate what-you-can.
Myths and Legends Walking Tour - Sunday, September 6, 10:30 am to 12 noon Mystery and history, from Native times to the present, will be narrated by Colborne Lodge staff. Meet at the benches, across the road from the south side of Grenadier Restaurant in the middle of High Park.
This is a busy time for goldfinches, which breed in late summer. MORE ABOUT BIRDS
PROTECTING WILDLIFE AND PETS
Letting your dog off leash in non-designated areas can pose serious risks to their health. Read more
Find out what makes High Park such an outstanding natural area.READ MORE
VOLUNTEER: High Park Stewards
Sunday, Sept. 13
10:30am to 12:30pm
Meet in front of the Grenadier Restaurant at 10:30 am.
We work in rain but not lightning storms!
Contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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WHAT'S THAT BUZZ?
On the hot days of summer the air is full of the sound of cicadas.READ MORE
CITY DOG REVIEW
NATIVE PLANT GARDENING
See GARDENING RESOURCES.
Natural Environment Committee
HELP PROTECT HIGH PARK
If you see any behaviour infractions, dead animals or other problems in the park, call 311. At the very least, your concern will be logged. Large numbers of calls on particular issues can make a difference.
OTHER GROUPS' EVENTS