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Perfect for a family day out

Firepits, walking trails, amazing park for the kids, you can rent a covered area from the city for... read more

Reviewed 17 May 2018
Red Deer, Canada
Not so much picnicking going on in the winter, but still a nice place to walk

We were visiting in December, so you wouldn't expect a lot of action in the picnic area or the... read more

Reviewed 27 December 2017
Calgary, Canada
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43 Street & 48 Avenue, Red Deer, Alberta, Canada
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

In the summer, with its riverside location, good parking, and proximity to the downtown area, this park is quite lovely. But on our visit here in the winter, when whiling away the hours at the picnic tables is not really in the cards, it's just...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank BenLar137
Reviewed 17 May 2018

Firepits, walking trails, amazing park for the kids, you can rent a covered area from the city for cheap, perfect place to hold a birthday party

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank _bettyrubble2017
Reviewed 27 December 2017

We were visiting in December, so you wouldn't expect a lot of action in the picnic area or the playground. It was very, very cold, but during a warm spell, we're sure brave people could try to picnic in the beautiful shelter. There's also a...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank BenLar137
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

This is one of the reason why Red Deer is known as the city of parks in Alberta. The Rotary park is not a picnic area, but a natural getaway in the middle of Red Deer. Go through the inner trails and feel yourself in...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Lester R
Reviewed 3 October 2017

The other day was wonderfully warm so we took some bits of wood, smokies, buns and chips and went to the park for a weiner roast for lunch. Picnic area very clean with numerous tables and fire pits. Large trees that provide shade on a...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank maryandwar
Reviewed 29 August 2017

Came here with our 7 year old. He instantly made friends and had a blast. There are nice picnic tables in the shade and lots of place to throw a frisbee or s ball. Free as well!

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Terry E
Reviewed 12 July 2017

Shade from the trees, a playground, firepits, picnic tables. Great spot for a kids birthday party or a family get together.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank DebLHols
Reviewed 29 May 2017

Great picnic area with several tables and fire pits available. Playground, trails, hill for sledding in the winter, hidden path leading up to a panoramic view of Gaetz Avenue hill near hospital.

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank ledicarus
Reviewed 13 April 2017

There is free parking. Good play set for the kids. A great view at the top of a hill. There are several paths to the top. Good walking paths that will take you to other parts of the city without the worry of traffic.

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank bon992017
Reviewed 20 July 2016

Take a picnic or just go for the park! Great place for kids! Lots of picnic tables and a fire pit! Lots of parking...easily accessible by bike!

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank mpcrozier
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