See the Humber River Marshes, the site of Jean Baptiste Rousseaux's home, Elizabeth Simcoe's visit, and ancient First Nations' trail. Walk some of the Toronto Carrying Place; Home Smith's 1912 footprint development, and 250 years of recorded travel.
We'll follow the ravine systems of Spring Creek from its edges at Dundas to its re-emergence as a live watercourse in High Park. A linear walk of about 3 km, on city streets and park paths. Washrooms in commercial venues. Walk ends near High Park streetcar loop within walking distance of Keele subway station. A joint outing with Toronto Green Community and Lost Rivers.
Rediscover the world of Agnes Moodie Fitzgibbon, daughter of Susanna Moodie and illustrator of Canadian Wildflowers (published in 1867). All of Aggie's specimens were from the Baby Point and Humber Valley area. Many of these flowers still survive in the Magwood Sanctuary. Approximately twor hourse, ending at Lambton House for tea and a tlk about Agnes.