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Fish Creek Provincial Park

13931 Woodpath Rd SW, Calgary, Alberta T2W 5R6, Canada
403-297-5293
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Ranked #5 of 228 Attractions in Calgary
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Parks
Activities: Hiking, Biking
Description: One of the largest urban wildernesses in the world, with over 54 miles of trails for hiking, biking and running.
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Rome, Italy
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Calgarians are so lucky to have Fish Creek Provincial Park right in the city. It is a wonderful place for a leisure walk, boating in Lake Sikome Lake, and brunch in the Bow Valley Ranche Restaurant.

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Calgary, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

So many things to see in the park and the wildlife is so near. Its nice the you don't need to leave the city for a nice walk.

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Calgary, Alberta, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Phenomenal place to spend a day with nature and hiking or biking around. So many places to explore and see nature - see the many changes after the great flood of 2013

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Edmonton, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

We had some time to kill in Calgary so we went to Sikome Lake to check it out. This entire park is very large and has plenty of different areas to explore. There are so many trails for walking and biking that you could explore this park on many different days and not be bored. This park is within Calgary's... More

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Kelowna, British Columbia, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

This park is nice because it feels like you're out of the city, and you can bike or walk for quite a long time and complete a decent loop.

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Calgary
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

Fish Creek is a nice place to explore especially if you like to walk. My favorite places are in the BowValley Ranch area and Mallard Pt by Deer Run. In the Deer Run area your chances of encountering wildlife are greater. You must watch with young children since we have seen coyotes which do not appear to be scared of... More

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Calgary
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

We chose to bike through the park from the Ranche parking lot all the way to Shannon Terrace. What an incredible place this is. The park on the west side of Macleod Trail is full of trees and cool shade to enjoy. We came upon a deer and waited quietly for it to hide itself again. The paved pathway gets... More

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Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

This is a great little lake on the South side of the city in fish creek park. Great swimming and the water is clean and has nice sand around the whole thing. Even when it's really busy there is lots of space. Great for kids.

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Calgary, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

I have always loved this provincial park. It's huge, clean, safe, and a great place for all ages, walks, hikes, bikes, dogs and on and on. Picnic areas are great year round spots for hot chocolate and marshmallow roasts in the fall, or summer barbecues.

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Houston, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

It was such a nice day when we went and we went on our bikes so i have to admit it was a lot of fun.

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