Parks and Beaches in Toronto and the GTA

Ashbridges Bay Park

Ashbridges Bay Park, 1561 Lake Shore Boulevard East, Toronto, ON, Canada

Relax on the wide sandy beach, or enjoy a refreshing swim in Lake Ontario. Popular activities include picnicking, bird watching and hiking. Also features a skate park.

Patterson Tract

Patterson Tract, 15461 McCowan Road, Whitchurch-Stouffville, ON, Canada

A hiking tract that lies on the Oak Ridges Moraine in the York Regional Forest. Features a beautiful rolling landscape and sandy soil. 

Milliken Park

Milliken Park, 5555 Steeles Avenue East, Toronto, ON, Canada

Features include bike trails, a children's garden, several picnic shelters and sites, a splash pad, three playgrounds, and a pond. 

Paul Coffey Park

Paul Coffey Park, 3430 Derry Road East, Mississauga, ON, Canada

Features include several picnic areas, an outdoor playground, splash pad, basketball hoop, softball diamond, multi-use ramp, soccer field, cricket pitch, and tennis court.

Downsview Dells Park

Downsview Dells Park, 2515 Jane Street, Toronto, ON, Canada

A 75 hectare park that follows the Black Creek ravine south of Sheppard Avenue. Features multiple picnic areas and fire pits in a wilderness and wetland setting.

Eglinton Flats

Eglinton Flats, 101 Emmett Avenue, Toronto, ON, Canada

A sports focused park with six soccer fields, four field hockey pitches, a rugby field, a football field, cricket pitches, and winterized tennis courts. Also home to a local community garden and playground.

Edwards Gardens

Edwards Gardens, 755 Lawrence Avenue East, North York, ON, Canada

Among the formal gardens and brilliant floral displays, there are also rock gardens, a greenhouse, wooden arch bridges, a waterwheel, fountains, and many walking trails.

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