In 2021, volunteers coordinated 1,130 cleanups and collected 18,608 kg of litter on 1,701.188 km of Canadian shoreline.


Great Lakes Water Walk

Date & Time

Sat, September 23, 2017
12:00 pm

Location of cleanup

Colonel Samuel Smith Park
City of Toronto, Ontario

Meeting Place

This portion of the Great Lakes Water Walk clean-up is scheduled here where the Water Walkers will be resting in the middle of the park next to the path. Look for a volunteer in a highlighter-yellow t-shirt with the Great Lakes Water Walk logo on it. For m

Cleanup Ended

Additional Info

This is an open invitation for anyone to help us clean up the Ceremony site and along the Walk route so that they are free of debris and ready for the Grandmothers. Anyone and everyone is welcome to help out, including kids! This can be done at your leisure -feel free to pick a time and duration that suits your energy and schedule. Please bring your own garbage bag and gloves.

Goal(s) of This Cleanup

  • Create awareness around the trash we produce

Cleanup Coordinator


3/25 Participants

About this site


WARD #6. Starts at the bottom of Kipling Avenue, where it turns into Colonel Sam Smith Dr, south of Lakeshore Blvd W.

Cleanup History

Since 2010, there have been 22 cleanups that have collected 1855kg of trash at this site.