While much of Toronto is flat land, unique geographic features set the Regal Heights neighbourhood apart. The most prominent is the 50 to 75-foot bluff — called Davenport Hill or the Davenport Escarpment — just north of Davenport Road. It marks the shoreline of a prehistoric lake that was formed at the end of the Ice Age, about 12,000 years ago.
Sal Ritacca’s beautiful old oak tree at corner of Glenholme and Regal at the Dick Watts Steps, was featured this weekend in the Toronto Star’s “Tree of the Week” column. The full story can be read HERE.