Dundas’ Desjardins neighbourhood encompasses the areas of Simcoe, Patterson, Desjardins, Pleasant View and Guelph. Large areas of Desjardins are made up of Cootes Paradise, featuring the Royal Botanical Gardens Arboretum and Cootes Paradise Sanctuary, the Hopkin’s Woods Special Protection Area, and numerous hiking trails throughout forested and wetland marsh areas. Nestled in the south-eastern corner of Desjardins is a greenspace owned by the Hamilton Region Conservation Authority, which consists of the Rock Chapel Sanctuary, Borer’s Falls Conservation Area, and the Upper Hoskins Cascade. The eastern part of the Desjardins neighbourhood contains the Royal Botanical Gardens Berry Tract, the Cartwright Nature Sanctuary, the Nicholson Resource Management Area, and the Valley Community Centre Park. Desjardin’s residential area is located primarily in it’s north end, just south of Hwy. 6 / Plains Rd. W.
Due to it being enveloped by so much diverse greenspace, the neighbourhood of Desjardins is perfect for those who enjoy the great outdoors. Amenities such as restaurants, banks, retail shops, veterinarians, dental and medical offices, shopping malls, schools, retirement residences, automotive garages, gas stations, and places of worship are located in the adjoining neighbourhoods of York Heights, Downtown Dundas, Pleasant Valley, the Hamilton west neighbourhood of Westdale, and the neighbouring city of Burlington. Get in touch with one of Aberwin Realty Inc.'s expert realtors today for more information on selling your home, or for assistance in finding your dream home in one of Dundas’ beautiful neighbourhoods, including Desjardins. Major streets in the Desjardins neighbourhood include: