Overview:
Glen Park Neighbourhood

Location

 

Glen Park is a neighbourhood located in the district of  North York just outside. The neighbourhood is situated between Bathurst St. and Caledonia Rd., and Lawrence Ave.W. and just north of Eglinton Ave. W.

Transportation

Street Cars, Subway Stations & Go Train

Public transportation is a breeze for those who live in Glen Park. Toronto street cars and subway stations run throughout the neighbourhood. The following subway stations are in Glen Park: 

  • Lawrence West subway station

  • Glencairn subway station

Highways

  • Highway 401

  • Allen Rd (better known as 'the Allen')

Parking

  • Suburban-like parking lots with available parking

  • Free parking at most day-to-day locations with the exception of a few

Hospital 

Humber River Hospital is located just outside of Glen Park. Humber River Hospital is known for being North America's first fully digital hospital, allowing them to provide exceptional and fast service.  

Schools

  • Many elementary and high schools

  • York University is located just outside of Glen Park in Downsview

  • University of Toronto is a short subway ride away

Recreation

Parks

The Fraserwood neighbourhood is filled with green space, including:

  • Viewmount Park

  • Benner Park

  • Joyce Park

  • Wenderly Park

  • Fraserwood Park

  • Chatercourt Park

  • Dell Park

  • Viewmount Park

Shops, Restaurants & more

The Glen Park neighbourhood caters to various ethnic communities and various resident types. There are many different types of grocery stores, restaurants and shops in the neighbourhood. A few recreational staples are:

  • Columbus Centre

  • Glen Long Rink & Pool

  • Viewmount Park Tennis Club

  • SGT Splatters Paintball