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Great inexpensive stop

My son(12)and I went today. Had a ton of fun. I read reviews and also when by what people said. Go... read more

Reviewed July 27, 2018
Eelke v
via mobile
Impressive but way too busy

After their recent relocations I've been eager to check the place out, however I had received... read more

Reviewed July 24, 2018
Dave J
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3.5 Km North of 30 Avenue From 67 Street, Red Deer, Alberta T0M 0J0, Canada
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Reviewed December 6, 2018

The children enjoyed every moment and we were having a great time preparing a picnic and playing with them

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Pat G
Reviewed December 2, 2018 via mobile

Nice place to enjoy the outdoors and float down the water..swim. Very popular in the summer for sure! I prefer the summer in the warm sunshine. It's fun for all ages!

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank My Many V
Reviewed October 2, 2018

Discovery Canyon in the Riverbend Recreation Area is a hidden gem in Red Deer. There is a lazy river that tubes are available for. The tube rental is $5 for the day and this is the only cost for a day of fun for the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Doug M
Reviewed August 10, 2018 via mobile

Eceryone just wanna have some fun and this is a real picnic fun place.. just arrive early so you can reserve your spot..

Date of experience: August 2018
3  Thank ronnaf
Reviewed August 9, 2018

This could be a really fun time for all age groups if some young people didn't jump in wherever they felt like it,instead of waiting their turn. Supervision is required on busy hot weekends Ran out of large tubes,perhaps a weight requirement would help we...More

Date of experience: August 2018
3  Thank mailer53
Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

Gorgeous gem right in the city of Red Deer, Alberta offers a natural water experience soft sliding down a gently sloped stream, space for picnics, gatherings small and larger, and fun for all ages. The surroundings are lush and beautiful, also relaxing and there is...More

Date of experience: August 2018
6  Thank Regall66
Reviewed July 27, 2018 via mobile

My son(12)and I went today. Had a ton of fun. I read reviews and also when by what people said. Go early, gets busy fast, use at your own risk. Can bring your own tube or rent for 5 dollars. Lots of tables or space...More

Date of experience: July 2018
2  Thank Eelke v
Reviewed July 24, 2018 via mobile

After their recent relocations I've been eager to check the place out, however I had received warnings that the place was often excessively busy. Upon arrival I was pleased with what i saw. Tube rentals, a pretty cool river to be run, sandy shores along...More

Date of experience: July 2018
2  Thank Dave J
Reviewed July 17, 2018 via mobile

We visited Discovery Canyon with my 7 kids (ages 2 months to 11 years) and my sister and her 3 kids (ages 6 to 9). The kids all had fun for about 6 hours and weren’t ready to leave yet. It has a short ride...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Sarah P
Reviewed July 4, 2018 via mobile

My daughter loves this place! She loves that she can go on her own on the tube and float down the canyon... Wish it was a little bigger so the adults can go too! This is an awesome place to spend with family and friends!...More

Date of experience: July 2018
3  Thank sanavanic
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Tracy W
July 17, 2018|
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Response from sanavanic | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I have no idea..We camped at Jarvis Bay PP.