Sweaty, dusty construction along the main artery of Bloor Street can make it feel like you’re fighting your way through a pebbly labyrinth. So, if you need a place to extract the rocks from your sandals, what better place than a giant one?

Slip into Yorkville Park and, at Cumberland Street, perch yourself on The Rock.

Bet you didn’t know it was shipped in directly — piece by piece — from the Canadian Shield, at taxpayers’ expense!

Over 600 tonnes of rock reassembled and cemented to create one of Toronto’s most beloved rest stops.

Go ahead and linger — after all, you paid for it!

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