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Hidden Gem - Bring your camera

Some of my most peaceful and beautiful photos have been taken here. Just a short drive and you are... read more

Reviewed 5 March 2018
Darla W
Medicine Hat, Canada

Great place to bring the family and hang out...nice park and area just to be outside and enjoy... read more

Reviewed 2 May 2016
Medicine Hat, Canada
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Braemar Street Southeast, Medicine Hat, Alberta, Canada
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Reviewed 28 August 2018

Took a long walk through the park and saw wildlife, children playing on equipment, picnicers, and others cycling through. The play area is geared for children with special needs (swings) and there is a wonderful water park for all ages and imaginations. Beautiful scenery from...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 5 March 2018

Some of my most peaceful and beautiful photos have been taken here. Just a short drive and you are surrounded by peace and quiet and beauty. Good for singles, couples and families. I have never found it crowded...nice!

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Darla W
Reviewed 24 October 2017

Great walk paths along the river. Usually see deer. Waterpark for kids. At the end of the park you can see the old brick plant across the creek.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank RonInKelowna
Reviewed 16 June 2017

Not sure if the spray park was open yet we took the chance anyways. It was open....yeah. Fun for all the dragon squirts water, There are pails that fill up and if you daring you can stand under and get a blast of really cold...More

Date of experience: June 2017
1  Thank yvonned1958
Reviewed 30 January 2017 via mobile

Due to the fact that there has been a lot of criminal activity in Strathcona Park including shootings and stabbings it's strongly recommended that if you do go to the park on your own that you carry some mace or you go with your dog...More

Date of experience: January 2017
2  Thank marilyndeadroe
Reviewed 14 October 2016

Great trails along the river. Lots of birds, wildlife. Playground and waterpark for children. Picnic areas too. Sometimes in the summer there are a lot of pelicans where Seven Persons Creek joins the river.

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank RonInKelowna
Reviewed 12 May 2016 via mobile

Went out for a walk with my husband and step daughter. It's gorgeous out there, the only reason I didn't rate it higher is because they are still working on stuff down there after the flood. When it's all finished its going to be GREAT!

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank Connie M
Reviewed 9 May 2016 via mobile

Our family went kayaking the South Saskatchewan river Friday night. We put in underneath the Trans-Canada bridge... and kayaked all the way to Strathcona Island park. We used the permanent boat launch as our destination. Great parking for wrangling pick up a small drop off...More

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank jace A
Reviewed 2 May 2016

Great place to bring the family and hang out...nice park and area just to be outside and enjoy nature!

Date of experience: March 2016
Thank LoriWish
Reviewed 21 April 2016

We like to hike down at Strathcona Island Park. There are many paths to take strolling throughout the cottonwoods and various shrubs. Sometimes we get lucky and spot a deer or rabbit, although, one time we ran when a skunk was only feet from us....More

Date of experience: August 2015
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