About the Park

Harper Park is home to some of the most diverse wildlife and landscapes within the city limits of Peterborough. Come visit and discover the diversity of life that calls Harper Park home. Within the park you can find one of our cities most varied wetlands, incredible coldwater creeks, rolling meadows and varied forests. Throughout the year witness the butterfly or spring bird migrations, blooming wildflowers, deep forests and babbling brooks. The park is rugged and varied so come prepared with hiking boots, a map and a keen interest in nature. Tread lightly, leave no trace and enjoy your adventure.

Plan Your Trip

Want to know how to find Harper Park? Want to know what birds you can find there? Plan your adventure!

In The News

Harper Park is pretty popular! With all of the things happening in the area, there is a lot of news to keep up with. Here is a great place to start.


There is so much excellent work being done in Harper Park by students, community members, and organizations. Access all of the wonderful information here!

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