Experience the beauty of TRCA parks by water. Enjoy the freedom and tranquility of paddling the lakes as you take in the breathtaking beauty of the natural surroundings — and maybe even catch a glimpse of the local wildlife.
Rowboats and Paddle boats are available for rent at Heart Lake.
Canoeing / Paddling: Water Safety Rules
- Life jackets or personal floatation devices must be worn by all persons while on the water. Make sure yours fits well and it is fastened properly.
- Always stay seated while in a boat or canoe.
- If a thunderstorm or lightning is approaches, leave the water immediately.
- TRCA does not permit the use of motorized watercraft of any sort.
- Inflatable rafts or devices are prohibited unless marked with D.O.T. approval.
- No diving or swimming from any water craft.
- All boaters must stay within the designated areas.
- Persons renting equipment must be 18 years of age or older.
- Persons under 18 years of age must be accompanied by a responsible adult.
- No “horseplay” in any water craft.
- Weight and capacity restrictions on all water craft must be adhered to.
- Fishing from pedal boats is prohibited.
- Boating is permitted during daytime hours of operation only.
- For the safety and enjoyment of everyone, please review the boating rules posted.