The Humber Arboretum is located in the northwest part of Toronto, near the intersection of Finch Ave West and Hwy 27.
It is at the back of Humber College's North Campus. Enter the college through entrance A or E. Follow the road to the back of the college. The entrance to the Arboretum is directly across from the green bubble building.
The Centre for Urban Ecology is the glass building with the bright red front door at the end of the path.
The Humber Arboretum is open to the public year-round during daylight hours.
Please call 416-675-5009 for Centre for Urban Ecology hours.
Public Transit Access
Leave the car at home! Humber College's North Campus is served by multiple bus routes from four different public transit systems. From the transit terminal, walk towards the back of campus.
The Arboretum entrance and the Centre for Urban Ecology are past the green bubble building at the far end of Parking Lot 1.
Please note that bus schedules vary widely in accordance with the school year,
and not all routes listed below will run year-round. Always visit the transit provider's
website to check routes and schedules before you travel.
7 Martin Grove from Al Palladani Community Centre (South) or Woodbine Centre (North)
Or search for bus directions from your location using Google Maps
Cycling and Trails
The Humber Arboretum is located along the West Humber Trail. If coming from the east,
take a right upon seeing a wooden “Humber Arboretum” sign after
the Highway 27 pass over. The red dots on the map below indicate the paved trail and on-road
route which will lead you to the front entrance of the Humber Arboretum.
If you are on a bike, please slow down and take extra care to watch for school groups,
summer day campers, and other pedestrians when using these trails.
Search for directions from your location via Google Maps
Driving and Parking
Find driving directions from your location to 205 Humber College Blvd. via Google Maps
or watch video driving directions:
From Downtown Toronto
From Eastern Toronto
From Western Toronto
Parking for Guests of the Humber Arboretum
There are three free parking spots reserved for Humber Arboretum visitors located at the Arboretum's
main entrance. These are available on a first-come, first-served basis only and may not be reserved.
Alternatively, you can make use of Humber College's parking services.
When you arrive at the Humber College North campus (205 Humber College Blvd.),
please check in at the parking kiosk in front of Learning Resource Commons (LRC).
You will be issued a temporary day pass by the guard in the kiosk for
display on your dashboard and directed to one of Humber's parking lots.
Check the Humber College parking map (PDF).
Weekday parking for less than 10 vehicles with advance notice of more than 48 hours No charge if parking has been arranged in advance. To do this, contact the Humber Arboretum and provide total number of vehicles, estimated arrival time, visitor names, and license plate numbers. Provide at least 48 hours’ advance notice or you will be required to pay the regular rate for parking (see above).
School busses may drop students off in the semi-circular driveway at the Humber Arboretum's main entrance. For any teachers or other supervisors who
are bringing their own cars, the same parking information as above will apply so please contact us at least 48 hours
in advance to secure free weekday parking.