Bond Lake


Bond Lake Trail Head: 12611 Yonge Street Richmond Hill, ON L4E 1A4 Get Directions


Bond Lake is part of the Oak Ridges Corridor Conservation Reserve (ORCCR), an important ecological linkage on the Oak Ridges Moraine.

Located in Richmond Hill, the ORCCR property is dominated by mature forests, wetlands, meadows, kettle lakes, and a network of recreational trails. Bond Lake is one of the many kettle lakes in the area.

Visitors are able to use the trails to enjoy the natural beauty of the ORCCR while protecting the integrity of the surrounding ecosystem.

Please Note:

  • No washrooms on site. Please plan ahead.
  • Limited or no waste receptacles. Please carry out litter.
  • Public access is not permitted to the Chabad Lubavitch area at the Bond Lake trail head. Please obey signs about these restrictions.
  • TRCA remains committed to reducing the spread of COVID-19. We continue to encourage visitors to self-screen, physically distance and use masks/face coverings while indoors. Advanced reservations and cashless payments remain in effect for some parks and facilities – please visit the park webpage or contact the park or facility for further detail. Hand sanitization stations remain in effect until further notice. Visitors are required to comply with all government regulations and mandates pertaining to COVID-19.


  • Boating / canoeing
  • Fires and BBQs
  • Swimming
  • Fishing or ice fishing
  • Harvesting / foraging
  • Motorized vehicles / ATVs
  • Picnicking
  • Skating*

*To find safe local outdoor skating locations, visit the City of Richmond Hill online.

aerial view of bond lake and nearby trails
aerial view of bond lake and nearby trails

Community Parking Locations

The Bond Lake Trail Head parking lot is located at 12611 Yonge Street in Richmond Hill. If the lot is full, please visit one of the following parking lots that will connect with trails in the Oak Ridges Corridor Conservation Reserve:

  • Bathurst Glen Golf Course – 12481 Bathurst Street
  • Bethesda Trail Head – 999 Bethesda Side Road
  • Bond Lake Arena and Ozark Park – 70 Old Colony Road
  • Grovewood Park – Grovewood Street at Dairy Avenue
  • Lake Wilcox Park – 55 Olde Bayview Avenue
  • Oak Ridges Community Centre – 12895 Bayview Avenue
  • Old Colony Road Trail Head – Old Colony Road between Lebovic Drive and Tiger Lily Street

Learn More About the Property

STAY SAFE! Stay on the trails you see on the map.