Toronto Series Part 3: Walk around Chester, Christie & Old Mills Subway Station

Toronto has great trails, neighborhoods and history in its every nook and corner. Toronto Transit and LRT lines are easy, convenient and economical ways to explore this amazing city.

Chester, Christie and Old Mills are 3 subway stations that has great trails, amazing eating areas and shopping venues to explore

Chester is a subway station on the Bloor–Danforth line in Toronto, Canada. The station is located on Chester Avenue just north of Danforth Avenue.

Christie is a station on the Bloor–Danforth line of the subway system in Toronto, Canada. It is located on the east side of Christie Street just north of Bloor Street West, and opened in 1966 as part of the original segment of the subway line.

Old Mill is a subway station on Line 2 Bloor–Danforth in Toronto, Canada. It is located at Old Mill Terrace and Humber Boulevard.

Danforth Avenue (located along Bloor- Danforth subway line) is also popularly known as Greek Town. Every year there is Greek Food Festival that is held here called the Taste of Danforth

Taste of the Danforth

Read more about Taste of Danforth here, its an annual 2-3 day food festival

Now, for the main topic of the post (I always get distracted when its food 🙂 )

If you travel by the Bloor-Danforth line – you can get off at Chester and it will take you to a peaceful neighborhood with school grounds, shops and greenery all around


Chester area has a Look-out area, that is worth visiting. Its very romantic and quiet there

Chester Hill- Look out Image Source: NOW Toronto

There are lovely trails in the Christie area

Old Mills has Lake Shore that offers stunning views of Downtown Toronto and CN Tower. It also offers great site for photography and stroll, including picnic during summers and autumn (for bird gazing)

CN Tower in the distance

Trails ~ Old Mills neighbourhood


Its a great place for nature photography



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