TFN Self-Guided Walks

TFN delivers over 100 Guided Nature Walks each and every year, but we can’t be everywhere all the time! Our self-guided walks are meant to give you a taste of what makes TFN walks so wonderful, to be enjoyed as your schedule permits.

Our Latest Self-Guided Walks

Self-Guided Walk: Best 15 Minute Walk in the City - With some four-hundred identified species of wildflower, shrub, and tree to enjoy, and deep history stretching back to the earliest days of Toronto (York), this might be the best fifteen minute walk our city has to offer. Distance: 600m, circular routeDifficulty: Easy (paved path, mostly flat. One short staircase – see Waypoint #6 below)Washrooms: None Read More

Self-Guided Walk: Ecological restoration in the Don - We enjoy thinking that our walks in Toronto’s natural areas are visits to remnants of wilderness that have endured centuries of city-building. However, after 200 years of growth, there is virtually no place in our city that’s not been transformed time and time again. Much of the natural heritage you enjoy is actually the result Read More