Tommy Thompson Park

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1 Leslie St Toronto, ON M4M 3M2 Get Directions


  • Multi-Use Trail
  • Pedestrian Trails
  • Nature Trails
  • Accessibility
  • Information Kiosk & Staff Booth


Located on the Toronto waterfront, Tommy Thompson Park is a unique urban wilderness minutes from downtown.


Aug 24 all-day Tommy Thompson Park
Late August is the prime time to get a glimpse of the Monarch Butterfly before they start their annual migration to Mexico, where they spend the winter. This incredible 3,500 km migration takes place between...
Aug 24 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
Little bird Yoga studio supports the birds- hosting this outdoor yoga session. All contributions will go towards Tommy Thompson Park’s Bird Research Station and thereby benefit bird monitoring and bird conservation at Tommy Thompson Park....
Aug 25 @ 8:00 am – 10:00 am Tommy Thompson Park
Join us and discover Toronto’s Important Bird Area! Tommy Thompson Park is an amazing spot for bird watching: 326 species of birds have been recorded here, including more than 55 breeding species. The park is an...
Aug 26 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm Tommy Thompson Park
August 26 to 30 SORRY! THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELED. Please see our calendar for more upcoming happenings at Tommy Thompson Park     Your child will love exploring the urban wilderness of Tommy Thompson...
  aerial photograph of tommy thompson park The park is located on a man-made peninsula, known as the Leslie Street Spit, which extends five km into Lake Ontario and is over 500 hectares in size. The park represents some of the largest existing natural habitat on the Toronto waterfront, encompassing. wildflower meadows, cottonwood forests, coastal marshes, cobble beaches and sand dunes. Wildlife, especially birds, flourish at the park, making it one of the best nature-watching areas in the Greater Toronto Area. Other recreational opportunities include hiking, cycling, rollerblading and fishing. bird watching at tommy thompson park Toronto and Region Conservation Authority currently owns the land and water bodies included in Tommy Thompson Park.

  • Pets and unauthorized vehicles are not permitted at the park.
  • Poison Ivy and other poisonous plants are present at the park. Please remain on designated trails.
  • Mountain biking is not permitted, but leisure cycling is permitted on the roadways.


  • Tommy Thompson Park features 10 kilometres of accessible paved trail.