Rouge Valley Conservation Centre


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

Owl Prowl

Join us as we learn about the Owls in the Rouge and head out on the trails at night to try and spot them.

Dates: Saturday February 29 & Sunday March 1

Time: 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm

Cost: $5/child, $10/adult

To register for this event please email your name, number of adults and children in your group and contact information in case of cancellation to


27th Annual Ride for the Rouge

Saturday May 23, 2020

Registration opens: 9 a.m.

Start time: 10 a.m.

Click here for more information



Rouge Valley Foundation

Rouge Valley Conservation Centre

1749 Meadowvale Road

Toronto, ON M1B 5W8

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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 LivingRoom interpretive space at the Rouge Valley Conservation Centre.

*Dates and times vary depending on availability of volunteers. If you are making a special trip out to visit us, please call in advance to check hours of operation 416-282-8265.

Interpretive Centre

Environmental Education Programs for School and Community Groups

From September 2019 to June 2020, ask about
our 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 for 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 $10 per student to attend our school programs and only $275/wk for our summer day camp. Click here for details on how to donate.


Donations can be made via the Canada Helps website





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Children’s Programs

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

Register now for March Break Day CampRouge_Valley_Conservation_Centre_March_Break_Program.html

Registration is now open for our March Break Day Camp for children ages 5 - 12. For more information and registration form, click here.

Register now for our spring 
Wildlife Explorers programRVCC_Wildlife_Explorers_weekend_nature_program_-_Gift_of_Nature.html

Kids! Join us for our Wildlife Explorers weekend nature programs as we explore the outdoors and learn about our wildlife friends while hiking, doing crafts and other hands-on activities. Click here for more details.

Registration is now open.

Spring Session starts April 4, 2020.

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