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Fish Creek Provincial Park

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13931 Woodpath Rd SW, Calgary, Alberta T2W 5R6, Canada
+1 403-297-5293
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Winter wonderland - biking, hiking, walking, snowshoeing, tobogganing, cross-country skiing

The parking lots and main trails are all well maintained, and mosts of the washrooms in the larger... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Calgary, Canada
A great place to escape the busy city life

A great way to spend some time in nature. The pathways make it easy to walk or ride a bike for km... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Ed S
Fall River, Canada
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One of the largest urban wildernesses in the world, with over 54 miles of trails for hiking, biking and running.
  • Excellent71%
  • Very good26%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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13931 Woodpath Rd SW, Calgary, Alberta T2W 5R6, Canada
+1 403-297-5293
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The parking lots and main trails are all well maintained, and mosts of the washrooms in the larger trailhead areas are open all year, so winter is a great time to visit Fish Creek Provincial Park. And for the winter sport enthusiast there are lots...More

Thank BenLar137
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A great way to spend some time in nature. The pathways make it easy to walk or ride a bike for km or miles. You may wander upon a herd of deer, see a beaver in creek working away. In some areas all you can...More

Thank Ed S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We take the dog or go exploring there almost weekly, and a few times a week during the summer months. There is so much to see or explore; bike paths, hikes, bird watching, wild life, sitting or playing in the water. You will enjoy it...More

Thank Kirk's G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Huge recreational area.Lots of people doing their workouts on the open.Loved the way you can walk and not get bothered,just enjoying the nature and talking.

Thank Costa R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A Beautiful place in Calgary to watch birds, wildlife, or simply just a place to relax. If you visit you will need to bring your binoculars and camera, because you WILL see something cool. There is an amphitheatre in Fish Creek; if you are lucky...More

Thank Adrianna P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A group of friends had a lovely bike ride starting at Carburn park in Riverbend and riding all the way through Fish Creek Park and back. Stopped for ice cream at Annies at Bow Valley Ranche. Great pathways and bathrooms along the way. Nice view...More

Thank JoanneJohn2005
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I used to live right on the edge of Fish Creek. Lots of great biking pathways for cruising, but also some good single track in the hills that border the park. This is a great area in so many seasons.

Thank lisakim84
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

An extremely large Provincial Park with several large car parking areas and a wealth of paths to walk around. After recent snowfalls the pathways had already been cleared, making walking a real pleasure, despite sub zero temperatures. Although visitors to the Calgary area we have...More

Thank Peter J
Reviewed 10 January 2018

This is a great getaway in the city. There are lots of paths and it is easy to get to. I would recommend visiting when you don't have time to get out to the mountains.

Thank CanAdventure
Reviewed 1 January 2018

This natural wilderness setting is unique in such a vast Urban Center and speaks to care and painstaking management of Calgary Parks to encourage a truly untouched landscape where wildlife has a safe haven in the midst of a sprawling Urban setting a testament to...More

Thank 903ulrichh
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Richard L
16 January 2018|
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Response from Barb-Rob | Reviewed this property |
Yes. Depending on where you are coming from in the City of Calgary, light rail 201 or bus #3 goes there. The park remember is huge so there are probably more than one stop.
19 July 2017|
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Response from teenakwin | Reviewed this property |
I would choose Fish Creek Park, but I am opposed to animals in cages, so I am biased. I much prefer walking around a natural park, enjoying the scenery, stopping to sit on a bench and maybe having a bite to eat from the... More
Dustin B
29 November 2016|
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Response from photogmark | Reviewed this property |
You are right, Edmonton's park is larger, Fish Creek comes in at the 5th largest Urban park in Canada. It is a lot smaller than Edmonton's. The Edmonton Park is the 4th largest urban park in North America. The first being... More