We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Rouge Park Conservation Area

Sheppard and Meadowvale, Toronto, Ontario L4G 0L8, Canada
+1 855-811-0111
Review Highlights
Choose your trail wisely

We went for a walk on a cool March day. There is no winter maintenance in this park. The riverside... read more

Reviewed 2 April 2017
Toronto, Canada
Urban Nature

While I never felt totally removed from the surrounding city, it is nonetheless a very inviting... read more

Reviewed 12 December 2016
Barrie, Canada
via mobile
Read all 30 reviews
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent54%
  • Very good33%
  • Average13%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
Sheppard and Meadowvale, Toronto, Ontario L4G 0L8, Canada
+1 855-811-0111
Write a Review
Reviews (30)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 29 reviews

Reviewed 2 April 2017

We went for a walk on a cool March day. There is no winter maintenance in this park. The riverside trail was fairly flat, but the shoreline had eroded away in several parts and made the walkway very narrow or dangerous. The other trail we...More

Thank Cruise281
Reviewed 12 December 2016 via mobile

While I never felt totally removed from the surrounding city, it is nonetheless a very inviting escape from the hustle and bustle. Lots of trails and wildlife to enjoy, and especially nice around fall with the colourful leaves. There are many access points and intersecting...More

Thank Zeusthecockapoo
Reviewed 13 October 2016

This is Canada's FIRST URBAN NATIONAL Park. What differentiates it from our other National parks is it's proximity to Toronto, the largest metropolitan area in the country. While it brings to mind my other favourite urban park- Central Park in NYC, when the Rouge National...More

Thank NursebakerToronto
Reviewed 2 October 2016

This is a great park, and definitely worth a visit, though it is a relatively strange choice as a national park, considering Canada's other standout national parks. While there is lots of nature here, two major four lane highways cross this park's path, and signs...More

Thank Edward W
Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

Great linked hikes within the city limits of Toronto but you feel as if you are far far away. Open Carolinian woods, a rushing stream (Little Rouge Creek) a bit of elevation, wildlife, lots of birds, peace and quiet. This park is transitioning to Canada's...More

Thank Jack C
Reviewed 5 September 2016

this place is awesome for hiking, relaxing, jogging and taking your dog for a nice exercise run. close to the toronto and its free!!

Thank buji1979rn
Reviewed 31 August 2016

If you are looking to avoid long trips, traffic and expenses to get away for a day or two this is a good alternative. Slated to be part of a very unique National Park in the future, this will be the first truly urban National...More

Thank MelOshawa
Reviewed 23 August 2016

This is one of the rare places in Toronto that you can see ups and downs and hills, you can walk, cycle, picnic and fishing. Rouge river especially the last part which connects to lack Ontario is good place for fishing

Thank Hoda E
Reviewed 24 July 2016

Gorgeous park with great views and lots of trails to walk on. Wear comfy shoes and wear lots of bug spray!

2  Thank S L
Reviewed 6 June 2016 via mobile

Its a really beautiful conservation area, within 20 minutes of the city.. it's worth a trip .. Plenty of outdoor trails, and routes to walk

1  Thank Mathew B
Situated astride Lake Ontario, Scarborough is a
district heavily influenced by immigration. With a
number of low-rent shopping and dining options making
it a highly affordable part of town, and boasting one
of Toronto's largest shopping malls, the otherwise
green suburban neighborhood is a good place to go for
bargains and discounts. It also draws in
photographers. The spires, archways, and cavernous
Nearby Restaurants
Lamanna's Bakery
56 reviews
2.13 km away
Tim Hortons
6 reviews
2.30 km away
Ted's Restaurant
30 reviews
2.65 km away
Caribbean Wave
14 reviews
2.31 km away
Nearby Attractions
Whittamore's Farm
177 reviews
5.09 km away
Petticoat Creek Conservation Area
42 reviews
4.64 km away
17 reviews
6.05 km away
Toronto Zoo
3,708 reviews
1.83 km away
Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Sayli M
Hello. Is there a cost involved to go on the guide hikes at Rouge Park?
26 October 2016|
Answer Show all 2 answers
Response from NursebakerToronto | Reviewed this property |
I don't believe that there is any cost to go on the guided walks. They are lead by volunteers, very knowledgeable ones
Is there a nice Hotel nearby for a gathering of 80 people for a seminar Sayurday afternoon, evening and Sunday morning?
8 May 2016|
Response from anaseri2016 | Reviewed this property |
Knights Inn Toronto Scarborough 4694 Kingston Rd, Scarborough, ON M1E 2P9 CA This is the nearest hotel near there actually but not inside the park.