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Know Your Nature With The High Park Rangers

Saturday, June 8, 10-11:30AM & 2-3:30PM

NOTE: Pre-registration is required for all our events, hikes and workshops. We do this to ensure we don’t exceed our capacity for indoor events or the maximum limits for group sizes on High Park’s ecologically sensitive trails. Please register on our website before coming to High Park.

We cannot guarantee availability of walk-in spots. If an event is at capacity, please put yourself on our waitlist. We will notify waitlisted participants if we open up new spots or sessions for our events. Please contact us if you have any questions.

Know Your Nature With The High Park Rangers Event Details:

Come join our Youth Rangers for an informative and family-friendly stewardship event in High Park. Spend morning learning about the impacts of introduced competitive species in High Park then help support park restoration by participating in a garlic mustard pull.

Our Rangers will hold their walks on Saturday, June 8, at the following times:

  • 10-11:30AM (Tuesday Rangers)
  • 2-3:30PM (Thursday Rangers)

Pay What You Can ($5, $10, $15)

Meet Your Instructors

A young person holds up a paper with information as he talks about nature in High Park surrounded by leafless fall trees.

Youth Rangers

High Park Rangers is a youth leadership group that meets every week to learn about nature, do stewardship activities in the park, and connect with other nature-loving youth. Towards the conclusion of the season they lead a free Know Your Nature hike for the public presenting all they have learned about nature during the season.

Saturday, June 8

  • Tuesday Rangers: 10-11:30AM
  • Thursday Rangers: 2-3:30PM

This event will begin at the High Park Nature Centre’s Forest School building located at 375 Colborne Lodge Drive.

A number of changes were made to the travel network within High Park as part of the High Park Movement Strategy that might influence your decision to drive to High Park. In case you’re driving we strongly recommend you to park your car at the public parking lot near Grenadier Cafe.

We continue to recommend using the TTC or biking as the best way to get to High Park and the Nature Centre. The Nature Centre is situated just a 5-minute walk from the High Park Subway Station. In case you were biking, there are bike racks available in front of the Nature Centre.

Please note, High Park is closed to cars on the weekends. If your event is on a weekend, you will need to park outside the park and walk in, or take transit.

Visit our How To Get Here page to learn more about planning your trips to High Park.

Pay What You Can ($5, $10, $15)

Hike routes through High Park might include some uneven terrain and mild slopes. Please note that not all trails we use will be stroller or wheelchair accessible.

We welcome registered therapy or guide dogs to our events. However, we kindly ask that that family pets be left at home.

This event is funded by TD Corporate Donations and Sponsorships. We are grateful for their generous support of our important stewardship work in High Park.

Thank You To Our Sponsors

Our stewardship work in High Park is funded by TD’s Corporate Donations and Sponsorships. We are grateful for their generous support of this and our other stewardship and restoration work in High Park.