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Edworthy Park & Douglas Fir Trail

Spruce Drive, Calgary, Alberta T2N 0C0, Canada
+1 403-268-2300
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Truly something for everybody - but don't expect good maps of the park to help you

Playgrounds for the kids, picnic tables for family get-togethers, a beautiful river for just... read more

Reviewed 11 September 2017
BenLar137
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Calgary, Canada
Really beautiful park

The kids and I enjoyed ourselves so much at this park we returned a few days later while on... read more

Reviewed 10 September 2017
covinhasparadias
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Kamloops, Canada
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  • Average5%
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“bow river” (32 reviews)
“picnic areas” (8 reviews)
“south side” (7 reviews)
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Spruce Drive, Calgary, Alberta T2N 0C0, Canada
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Reviewed 11 September 2017

Playgrounds for the kids, picnic tables for family get-togethers, a beautiful river for just sitting next to, trails for biking, walking, skateboarding, inline skating, etc. Except of the main pathway, there aren't any maps of the abundant informal trails. Caution: on one side is a...More

Thank BenLar137
Reviewed 10 September 2017

The kids and I enjoyed ourselves so much at this park we returned a few days later while on vacation. Lots of neat little places to stop and enjoy the view

Thank covinhasparadias
Reviewed 23 August 2017

Come check out this lovely piece of Calgary! Its well maintained, and loved by many on a daily basis. I feel pretty safe on this trail, and I have love the scenery every time I walk through here. Worth the trek

Thank Debbie Jo H
Reviewed 10 July 2017

This is a great urban hike that I have enjoyed for many years. Take the Douglas fir trail up to the lookout and enjoy the view of the Bow River from the cliffs above. Great escape on a hot day. Walking thru the forest is...More

Thank BradsTrip
Reviewed 14 June 2017

Nice place to go for walk or bike ride. Quite busy parking lot though. Good luck finding parking. They could use a newer playground - it's fun for the kids, but has the metal slide that burns the kids legs when the sun is hot(took...More

Thank 35panorama
Reviewed 4 June 2017

Went here a lot as it's such a great park to walk the dog it has superb views of Calgary! Car park facility there also

Thank Linda M
Reviewed 1 June 2017

I guess the city lets people leave their cars here and bike into downtown. This means the north parking lot is completely full by before 9 am and stays that way all day on weekdays. I'm surprised there isn't dedicated parking for people who actually...More

Thank sarahQ238DZ
Reviewed 18 May 2017

Very beautiful and quiet in the middle of the city. Being upgraded and cleaned by volunteers. Enjoy the walk

Thank Leona M
Reviewed 9 May 2017

There are flush toilets and a coffee shop at Edworthy walk. We walked along the river to Eau Claire Market, crossed the river on a pedestrian bridge and walked back to the park to retrieve our vehicle in the free parking lot. There bike trails...More

Thank Cindy P
Reviewed 3 March 2017

Quiet, peaceful walkway along the river with a pedestrian bridge. Picnic areas, bike path, free parking.

Thank W W
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blk32
24 March 2017|
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Response from Keir T | Reviewed this property |
The 93 is about a 5 min walk away.
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afawkes
8 September 2015|
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Response from Ariana222 | Reviewed this property |
I hiked a month ago but it could be closed due to the heavy rain we had on the weekend. Hope you can do it later.
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