Parks and Beaches in Toronto and the GTA

Bendor and Graves Tract

Bendor and Graves Tract, 17858 Kennedy Road, Cedar Valley, ON, Canada

Accessible by foot though the entrance on Kennedy Road. This 201 acre tract features trails suitable for hiking, cross country skiing, and snow shoeing.

Centre Island Beach

Centre Island Beach, Toronto, ON, Canada

This beach is by the changing rooms and lockers, near the pier. There's a fast food outlet nearby, lockers, bike rental, beautiful gardens, picnic areas, and plenty of room to sunbathe.

Bailey Ecological Park

Bailey Ecological Park, Mulock Drive, Newmarket, ON, Canada

This 10 hectare oasis in the Town of Newmarket is a valuable bird and animal sanctuary featuring the East Holland River oxbow ponds, wetlands and forested areas.

Mimico Waterfront Park

Mimico Waterfront Park, Toronto, ON, Canada

Features include 1.1km of multi-use waterfront trail, headlands and cobble beaches, a small bay, boardwalks, and terrestrial and aquatic habitat enhancements to support healthy ecosystems.

Amberlea Park

Amberlea Park, Braeburn Crescent, Pickering, ON, Canada

This safe, public space is a great environment for kids to connect with one another and enjoy some outdoor play. Features outdoor splash pad for the summer months. 

Goldhawk Park

Goldhawk Park, 250 Goldhawk Trail, Scarborough, ON, Canada

This 9.3 hectare park near Steeles Avenue East and McCowan Road features three ball diamonds, a multipurpose sports field, two children's playgrounds and a basketball court.

Budapest Park

Budapest Park, 1575 Lake Shore Boulevard West, Toronto, ON, Canada

Features a playground that's home to playful toy dinosaurs, an ornamental fountain, a wading pool, bike trail, fitness equipment and a splash pad. Minutes from the beach.

Knob Hill Park

Knob Hill Park, 625 Brimley Road, Scarborough, ON, Canada

A 13.5 hectare park that features a lit ball hockey court, two lit basketball courts, an outdoor swimming pool, a wading pool and a children's playground.

Northwood Park

Northwood Park, 140 Stilecroft Drive, North York, ON, Canada

Connecting with Derrydowns Park to the north and Downsview Dells Park to the south, this park features several bike trails, a fire pit, and picnic sites. 

Wilket Creek Park

Wilket Creek Park, Toronto, ON, Canada

This 44 hectare valley wilderness park offers more than 2 km of pedestrian/bicycle trails as well as plenty of undisturbed woodland excellent for nature walks.

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