When visiting Rouge National Urban Park, you may encounter one or more on-going projects. To help you plan your visit, please see below for a list of current and upcoming projects. For information call 416-264-2020 or email pc.punrouge-rougenup.pc@canada.ca

Reesor Welcome Area

The Reesor Area in Rouge National Urban Park will see many improvements this summer. Once completed, this visitor location will include:

  • a public picnic area and fire pit
  • washrooms and parking lot
  • future trail connections
  • bike repair station
  • a sheltered stage and other facilities for visitor programs and group activities

 



Northern Welcome Area

Rouge National Urban Park will see a new Welcome Area in the northern end of the park this summer. Once completed, this visitor area will include:

  • a lookout with a view of the park’s diverse landscapes – farms, wooded areas, the CN Tower
  • public picnic shelter
  • bike repair station
  • washrooms and parking lot
  • future trail connections leading to the rest of the park and trails networks surrounding the park.

Rouge National Urban Park is a first of its kind in Canada – a national urban park – and is set to become one of the world’s largest protected areas in an urban setting. It protects nature, culture, and agriculture in an integrated way.