Nature lovers & hiking fans don’t have to travel far to enjoy one of the largest publicly owned Environmentally Significant Areas (ESA) in London.
Westminster Ponds is approximately 200 hectares with six major ponds, 11 km of managed trails and variety of natural habitats that makes it one of London’s hidden gems! Depending on how much time you have, make sure you stop by our Tourism London Welcome Centre to get the latest information on London and surrounding areas.
OPPORTUNITIES FOR EDUCATION
The Meeting Tree is one of three Heritage trees in the City of London, officially recognized under the Forests Ontario Heritage Tree program. This 675 year old tree that stands about 10 stories high is the site of the annual Emancipation Day Celebration. It is believed that this tree was a meeting place during the mid-1800’s for those seeking freedom & traveling along the Underground Railroad.
BROCHURES & ACTIVITY
BINGO! Check out ReForest London's BINGO sheet that can be used for any of London's walks or hikes. Print it at home and use it in your neighbourhood (or wherever it's safe to wander outside)! DOWNLOAD HERE.