Best walking trails in Toronto, Ontario

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Explore the most popular walking trails near Toronto with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers and nature lovers like you.
Map of walking trails in Toronto, Ontario
Top trails (64)
#1 - Mast Trail
Rouge National Urban Park
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Length: 3.2 mi • Est. 1 h 28 m
#2 - East Don Parkland Trail
Ester Don Parkland
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Length: 6.8 mi • Est. 2 h 55 m
Note: Some parts of the trail are closed however still accessible. The parking lot is CLOSED, so plan accordingly. Please check with the park page for updates.Show more
#3 - Humber River Recreation Trail
Etienne Brule Park
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Length: 5.1 mi • Est. 2 h 12 m
Paved, family-friendly, multi-use trail with nice scenery along the Humber River. Accessibility: The trail surface is paved and it is typically at least six feet wide. It is mostly gentle with an estimated average grade of 3% and a max grade of 5%. Most wheelchair/mobility equipment and stroller users will find this trail navigable.Show more
#4 - Moore Park Ravine Trail Loop
Moore Park Ravine
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Length: 3.8 mi • Est. 1 h 44 m
Hikers have reported that the route loop is blocked by construction just south of Moore on the west side (December 20, 2020) and it passes into some residential areas. The trail is beautiful with some enormous trees and ravine views from Chorley Park.Show more
#5 - Taylor Creek Trail
Taylor Creek Park
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Length: 3.5 mi • Est. 1 h 29 m
Please note: As of July 31/2020 users have reported that the parking entrance off Don Valley Road is closed. The trail is multi-usage and runs between Don Mills and Victoria Park. It is composed of a paved main route following a nice little river with two more hidden trails hugging both sides of the valley cliffs and under the tree canopies. Accessibility: The trail surface is paved and it is typically at least six feet wide. The steepest sections are in the first 0.6 miles when going east, so wheelchair or stroller users may want to start from the eastern end and go west instead, where the grade is gentle (estimated under 3%).Show more
#6 - Moore Park Ravine to David Balfour Park Loop
Toronto, Ontario
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Length: 4.7 mi • Est. 1 h 54 m
#7 - Leslie Street Spit Trail
Tommy Thompson Park
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Length: 6.9 mi • Est. 2 h 51 m
A nice easy, paved and gravel trail along the water with great views of the city. Accessibility: The trail surface is paved asphalt or gravel and varies between three and eight feet wide. The grade is mostly gentle (all estimated under 6%).Show more
#8 - High Park Area Trails
High Park
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Length: 3.3 mi • Est. 1 h 27 m
There are both paved and dirt path options here, although the dirt paths can get muddy. Accessibility: The trail surfaces are partially paved and partially dirt. They are typically at least five feet wide. Only the paved sections are considered wheelchair/mobility equipment and stroller friendly. Most of the route has an estimated grade of less than 3% but there are a couple of steep sections where wheelchair or stroller users may need assistance. The steepest sections are at about 1.2 and 2.9 miles (10% - 15% grade) when going clockwise.Show more
#9 - Scarborough Bluffs Trail
Bluffer's Park
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Length: 4.2 mi • Est. 1 h 44 m
NOTE: Hikers report that the main trail is closed for construction Monday thru Friday.Show more
#10 - Wilket Creek, Swamp, Boo, Crothers Woods and Lower Don Trail
Sunnybrook Park
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Length: 14.4 mi • Est. 6 h 23 m
The Don Valley trails are mostly for intermediate to advanced mountain bikers, but there are some beginner trails. There are multiple trailhead - some trails are not officially open, so check the city maps located at many of the trailheads. Show more
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