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

Mountain / South Trunk

Following hydro corridors from Hamilton’s Cootes Paradise up the escarpment.

More Hamilton Walks

Blog Post
2021 In Review

Looking back at what walks, projects and posts I was able to accomplish in 2021.

More Blog Posts

Willow Creek

Exploring an urbanized creek, which drains Guelph’s northwest industrial area.

More Guelph 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

Red Hill Creek

Following one of Hamilton’s photogenic waterways from headwater to harbour.

More Hamilton Walks

New Page
Picture of the Day

A new home for a gallery of select Mestroscapes pictures from years of walking.

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