Special Events at Tommy Thompson Park

Sunday Morning Bird Walks

August 10 to November 9, 2014 – 8:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.

Sunday Morning Walks

Take a guided bird hike at TTP every Sunday morning during fall migration. Search for birds along the nature trails and visit the Tommy Thompson Park Bird Research Station. Meet the guide at the TTP entrance promptly at 8 a.m. Be sure to dress for the weather, wear comfortable, waterproof footwear.

Bring plenty of water and snacks, and a pair of binoculars!

Contact information: ttp@trca.on.ca

416-661-6600 ext. 5770

Toronto 10-Miler & 5K

Sunday, September 28, 2014 - 8:30 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.

The Living City Foundation in support of Tommy Thompson Park has been named as the charity for the annual Toronto 10-Miler & 5K race that passes through the park!

Sign up to run the race and raise funds that will support programs in our Urban Wilderness including habitat enhancements for fish and wildlife, educational and interpretive programs for students and park visitors, special events and the Tommy Thompson Park Bird Research Station.

Visit http://torontotenmiler.ca/ for more information and registration.



Hours of Operation

Tommy Thompson Park is open to the public weekends and holidays, except Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Year's Day. Operating hours are 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. from November to March and 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. from April to November.

 

Location

Tommy Thompson Park (TTP) is located at the base or foot of Leslie Street where it meets Unwin Avenue, south of Lake Shore Boulevard East.


 

Weather

Lake Ontario moderates TTP?s climate, with less heat & humidity in the summer and less snow in the winter than areas immediately north. Prevailing winds are westerly, with faster speeds and greater wind chill effects. Fogs forms twice as often at TTP than the rest of Toronto.