Rouge Valley Conservation Centre


Kids! Join us for our Wildlife Explorers weekend nature programs. Each Saturday morning from 9:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. we will explore the outdoors and learn about our wildlife friends while hiking, doing crafts and other hands-on activities. Subsidies available for families from priority areas. Click here for more details. Registration closes on January 20, 2015. You must register by this date even if you are only coming for individual days.

Subsidies for families from priority areas generously provided by TD Friends of the Environment Foundation.

How to find us:

1749 Meadowvale Road

Toronto, Ontario

M1B 5W8  Canada

Map to the centre

The Rouge Valley Conservation Centre
is located in Toronto, Ontario in the
Rouge Park, the largest urban park in
North America. Operated by the Rouge Valley Foundation, a registered charitable organization, the Centre focuses on environmental restoration, monitoring and research and offers interpretive walks and educational programs for the general public, school and community groups.

Click here to learn about the Rouge Valley Conservation Centre, once known as the historic Pearse House.


To donate to the Rouge Valley Conservation Centre click on the button below:


Upcoming Events

Rouge Valley Conservation Centre Fall Hike

Sat. October 25th, 1 p.m. - 3 p.m.
Rouge Valley Conservation Centre
Email to register

Rouge Valley Conservation Centre Halloween Night Hike

Sat. October 25th, 6 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Rouge Valley Conservation Centre
Email to register

Halloween Haunted House and Fright Night

Sat. October 25th, 5 p.m. - 8 p.m.
Rouge Valley Conservation Centre
Email to register



Rouge Valley Foundation

Rouge Valley Conservation Centre

1749 Meadowvale Road

Toronto, ON M1B 5W8




Got a question or comment?
Click here

Visit the Rouge Valley Conservation Centre’s LivingRoom

Have a question about something you saw in the Rouge? Want to know what’s out and about in the Rouge. Take a closer look at nature in our new LivingRoom interpretive space at the Rouge Valley Conservation Centre.

*Dates and times vary depending on availability of volunteers

NOW OPEN - Interpretive Centre

Environmental Education Programs for School and Community Groups

From September 2014 to June 2015, ask about our $200 subsidy for school groups from priority areas generously provided by TD Friends of the Environment.

Take a look at our nature and green energy education programs for school and community groups. Click here to see a list of programs.

Help keep the love of the Rouge alive!
DONATE to our Environmental Education School Programs
or Environmental Summer Day Camp.

With your help, we can provide a student in need with the opportunity to attend one of our Environmental Education Programs or our Summer Day Camp. It costs only $8 per student to attend our school programs and only $200/wk for our summer day camp. Click here for details on how to donate.

Join us ghouls and ghosts on a night of gory enchantment as you creep through the Rouge Valley's very own haunted house. There are tricks and treats for everyone from pumpkin carving to scary ghost stories. Enter at your own risk, we'll be waiting.

Please wear a costume to the event. RSVP either on Eventbrite or

Entrance fee: $5 per person (minimum donation)

Activities include: night hike (6pm start, Registration Required), pumpkin carving contest, face painting, campfire, and Phil the magician (

All money raised will ensure the continued operation of the Rouge Valley Conservation Centre