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Great Walks of Vaughan

Great Walks of Vaughan

Explore where nature and neighbourhoods meet.

Enjoy the outdoors and discover local neighbourhoods, nature walks and trail sites while getting active. Walking, riding or rolling is a great way to explore our city and improve your health, fitness and happiness levels.

 

Great Walks of Vaughan Walking Trail Guide

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Snowshoe for free in the city of Vaughan!

Starting Jan. 11, you can explore the City’s winter scenery while snowshoeing across a park or trail. Whether you're a seasoned outdoor enthusiast or a beginner looking for a family friendly winter adventure, snowshoeing provides a great way to enjoy the winter landscape without the need for extensive skills or training. Borrow a pair of snowshoes for FREE at select community centres.

 

The fine print

  • You must be a city of Vaughan resident.
  • Snowshoes are loaned on a weekly basis for four days from Thursday to Sunday and include one set of snowshoes per person, while quantities last.
  • Pickup is every Thursday from 9am to 9pm at the following community centres:
  • A $50 security deposit via credit card is required and will be refunded upon return of the snowshoes. Please allow three to five business days for the deposit to be returned to your credit card.
  • Snowshoes are to be returned to the same centre from which they were loaned on the Monday after your rental between 9am and 9pm.
  • Both pickup and drop-off are located at the community centre’s customer service desk.

Vaughan West

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William Granger Greenway Nature Walk

Distance: 8.9 km
Difficulty: Moderate
Nearby: Al Palladini Community Centre
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Sonoma Heights Neighbourhood Walk

Distance: 2.6 km
Difficulty: Easy
Nearby: Sonoma Heights District Park
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Rainbow Creek Neighbourhood Walk

Distance: 2.2 km
Difficulty: Easy
Nearby: Father E. Bulfon Community Centre
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Riverwalk Neighbourhood Walk

Distance: 1.7 km
Difficulty: Easy
Nearby: Woodbridge Pool & Memorial Arena
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Jersey Creek Neighbourhood Walk

Distance: 2.6 km
Difficulty: Easy
Nearby: Chancellor Community Centre
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Vellore Neighbourhood Walk

Distance: 4.7 km
Difficulty: Easy
Nearby: Vellore Village Community Centre
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Vaughan East

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Mackenzie Glen Neighbourhood Walk

Distance: 3.2 km
Difficulty: Easy
Nearby: Maple Community Centre
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Peter Rupert Neighbourhood Walk

Distance: 2.8 km
Difficulty: Easy
Nearby: Pheasant Hollow Park
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Marita Payne Neighbourhood Walk

Distance: 2.5 km
Difficulty: Easy
Nearby: Dufferin Clark Community Centre
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Maple Nature Reserve Nature Walk

Distance: 3.2 km
Difficulty: Easy to Moderate
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Sugarbush Nature Walk

Distance: 2.4 km
Difficulty: Easy
Nearby: North Thornhill Community Centre
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North Maple Regional Park Nature Walk

Distance: 5 km
Difficulty: Easy to Moderate
Nearby: Peak Point Park
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