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Bowness Park

46 locals recommend ·

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Melba
Melba
September 25, 2019
One of the most beautiful and historic parks in Calgary. At one time Bowness park served as a vacation get away for Calgarians. A place to swim, relax, socialize and play. It still serves as a beautiful place to engage in wonderful family and romantic events!
Maureen
Maureen
August 09, 2019
Bowness Park is about 6 km away from Valley Ridge. It is a 30-hectare urban park on the Bow River in Bowness, a neighbourhood in the northwest quadrant of the City of Calgary, Alberta, Canada. It is popular in the summer for picnics and boating, and in winter for ice skating on the lagoon and the…
Jasper
Jasper
July 17, 2019
Beautiful Park that you can go to for many reasons. A nice walk (the loop is just under 5km) but really easy to walk. There are lots of picnic areas with BBQs installed to have a nice family picnic. There also is a very nice restaurant to have dinner at (the restaurant is more of a date night…
Beth - Your Key Management
Beth - Your Key Management
July 09, 2019
Paddle boating, mini train, rafting (popular starting point for rafting down the bow), picnic spaces and an ice rink in the winter.
Michael
Michael
June 27, 2019
A hidden gem in NW Calgary - rent a canoe or paddle boat, have a picnic or lunch at the restaurant.

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Location
Calgary, Alberta
Phone(403) 268-3888
Websitecalgary.ca
Hours of Operation statusOpen · Closes 11:00 PM