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Address: 159th Street, Edmonton, Alberta T6H 5K3, Canada
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great place for the out doors

This park is specifically designed as a dog park and mountain bike park. Lots of great trails that are both paved and unpaved. A summer morning ride along the river is what this... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 days ago
John D
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Edmonton
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Edmonton
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This park is specifically designed as a dog park and mountain bike park. Lots of great trails that are both paved and unpaved. A summer morning ride along the river is what this place provides. Well linked to one of Canada's largest urban forests and kms upon kms of inter connected bike trails. Dogs everywere, obviously, so riders beware. Also... More 

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Edmonton, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My border collie/lab knows where we are going 4 blocks before we get there. Terwillegar off leash park is his favourite fun place to socialize with dogs, swim in the river, and run through the trees. I call it doggy Disney

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Thank Don W S
Edmonton, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 December 2016

This incredible park area makes you feel like you are out in the country. The walking trails take you through an incredible wooded area, out along the river, up and down hills in an absolutely peaceful location. Whether you want to go for a walk or run, this is a piece of paradise in the heart of the city of... More 

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Thank CMcMilly
Edmonton
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016

We come here often to walk our labs. It runs along the river with certain spots being fairly calm so the dogs can swim. Great spot to relax and chill out with your four-legged buddies

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Thank SBurke3
Edmonton, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016

I think it's great the city has designated such a beautiful space for dogs to play and owners to walk in nature. There are PLENTY of other trails / parks in the city that are on leash or no pets allowed. Kudos to the city for allowing dogs this (miniscule in comparison) space and shame on the people who are... More 

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Edmonton
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

If you do, then go here. If you don't like dogs -- all dogs including wet ones coming of the river and big ones running free like wild horses then stay away. This goes for walkers and cyclists -- if you can't handle dogs running everywhere then go elsewhere. This is a gem in Edmonton's river valley (which is full... More 

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1 Thank TravellingFTW
Edmonton
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

The park is well laid out and offers various trails to satisfy your trek through the river valley. You can stop by the river and watch puppies frolicking in the water, chasing sticks, balls, or rocks. The path through the trees offers bird watchers a chance to experience birds not seen often in the urban area and there is a... More 

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Edmonton
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2016

In a bend of the river is Terwillegar Paark. It has a number of trails (most thankfully not paved) so you can walk as far as you want. I think the full loop is about 5 k; most people hang around the meadow near the parking lot so it's gets a lot less busy the further you go away from... More 

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Thank DebiLovestoTravel
Edmonton, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2016

No shortage of walking, running, or biking trails. Great dog park!!! We go here at least once a month.

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Thank dirtymagic
Calgary, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

stopped at this park on our way through Edmonton. just wanted to let the dog run for a while after being stuck in the car for a road trip. it's a nice park. friendly people and dogs. looks like some construction is going on. my only recommendation is better stroller and wheelchair accessible paths.

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