A very late recap of 2022 in Metroscapes.
Tag Archives: Parks
Yellow Creek and the Spark
Reflecting on a sort of 5 year anniversary, a milestone in the storytelling I do today.
Two Rivers, Three Reaches
Announcing the launch of a new Metroscapes project, breaking down the ownership of major riverbanks.
2021 Metroscapes in Review
A review of walks and projects completed in 2021.
Climbing to the Next Level
Learning GIS will open up future opportunities to analyze metroscapes at a higher level.
Parks and Pandemics: The Need for Open Space Laid Bare
I started walking around Toronto over 6 years ago, well before I started this site. As I started covering more of the city, I had a vision for what a top-tier trail system could look like, using and connecting the city’s ravines, utility corridors, shoreline and other open spaces. And I was groundtruthing how manyContinue reading “Parks and Pandemics: The Need for Open Space Laid Bare”
Golf: The Scourge of Ravines
An evaluation of Toronto’s golf courses and their need / potential as parkland.
#metroscapes 2018 in Review
2018 marks the first full year of #metroscapes, a brand I launched in November 2017 to organize the hundreds of kilometres of hiking I had done in Toronto, and to represent their theme: the exploration of where natural and built environments collide. And with this new brand, I started upping my game. I started planningContinue reading “#metroscapes 2018 in Review”
Public Review: Building a Better Toronto Park System
Taking a look at Toronto’s Parkland Strategy and making a great park system.