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Green oasis in Down town !

Go for a doggie walk ( no off leash) , catch a friend out doors , sit for a book get away , or just... read more

Reviewed 3 November 2018
Calgary, Canada
Nice park

We got to our hotel a bit early as we were passing thru Calgary and decided to check out a park. It... read more

Reviewed 24 September 2018
Fairbanks, Alaska
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4011 1A St. S.W., Calgary, Alberta, Canada
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Reviewed 3 November 2018

Go for a doggie walk ( no off leash) , catch a friend out doors , sit for a book get away , or just want a green space in the midst of concrete jungle of east town Calgary . This is it , love...More

Thank Gaucalgary
Reviewed 24 September 2018 via mobile

We got to our hotel a bit early as we were passing thru Calgary and decided to check out a park. It has a nice walking/jogging/biking path and lots of green areas for kids to play. Dog friendly as well. It was very beautiful with...More

Thank 208jenniferb
Reviewed 25 August 2018

An outdoor pool, lawn bowling, minor league baseball park, playground, picnic tables, gorgeous flower beds, and a riverside area, all in one place! Although it is on the river, there is Health Advisory about the water, so I wouldn't take little kids into the water...More

Thank BenLar137
Reviewed 25 May 2018

This park located close to Elbow river very nice walking running patways the park well maintained a few beautiful houses

Thank John R
Reviewed 26 August 2017

This park has been around forever. You can picnic there, play all sorts of sports or just relax in the sunshine. It is a perfect park walking or running. Lots of room for the kids to play.

2  Thank Joe C
Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

Took us around an hour to walk from Calgary - path well laid out and an easy stroll. The park was busy but enough room to find a spot by the river to sit and have a picnic. As it was a sunny day there...More

1  Thank Lady B
Reviewed 28 March 2017

Although Stanley Park does connect with the Elbow River Pathway system, and it is close to close to the interesting historical places like Princess Obolensky Park and Lindsay's Foley, only the picnic tables and playground equipment seem to get much use. Currently, construction is in...More

Thank BenLar137
Reviewed 4 October 2016

This not the best-known of Calgary's beautiful parks, but it's well worth a visit. For the active crowd, it has lawn bowling greens, tennis courts, and an outdoor pool (summer only, of course). But for the rest of us, there are lovely open greens, and...More

Thank BenLar137
Reviewed 31 August 2016 via mobile

Great place for hang around walking in bliss surrounding trees and good fresh air. Went for a very long walk in the park and I found it very soothing to the eyes when you are walking barefoot it relives the eye's

Thank DhruvN35
Reviewed 23 June 2016

really nice park not to be confused with the much larger stanley park in vancouver - this one is much smaller but a great place to wander and have a picnic. The bike trail goes along the water front edge of the bow river

Thank swift314
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