Welcome to Metroscapes

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Explore this site’s foundation: over 2,000 kilometres of walks across Toronto, the Tri-Cities, Hamilton and Guelph.


Take a deep dive into your local metroscapes: watersheds, shorelines / riverbanks, neighbourhoods and hydro corridors.


Read about current issues affecting metroscapes, the latest website developments, and thoughts on improving the public realm.

Recent Activity

Eramosa / Clythe

Following the Eramosa River within the City limits, and tracing its major tributary.

More Guelph Walks

Blog Post
Yellow Creek & the Spark

Reflecting on two metroscapes walks that basically inspired my style, and this site.

More Blog Posts

W. Harbour / S. Cootes

Along the western edge of Lake Ontario where it meets Hamilton and goes into a sanctuary.

More Hamilton Walks

Guelph Riverbanks

A deep dive on the public/private ownership and access to the banks of Guelph’s 2 major rivers.

More Guelph Projects

Midtown / Oakridge Hydro

A series of hydro corridors cutting east-west across the middle of Toronto.

More Toronto Walks

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Data Portal

Publishing all Metroscapes data in one open data portal, in formats for beginners and experts.

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