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Edworthy Park & Douglas Fir Trail, Calgary
(4.6/5 based on 120+ reviews on the web)
City-dwellers flock to Edworthy Park & Douglas Fir Trail to enjoy 169 hectares (417 acres) of sprawling greenery and the scenic Bow River. Take a picnic to enjoy along the riverbanks, and explore the well-marked gravel trail through towering Douglas firs, some of them around 500 years in age. Check the park's schedule ahead your visit, as weather-related issues can compromise the safety of the route. Bring a camera to capture dramatic views of the river valley at various lookout points along the trail. It couldn't be easier to arrange your visit to Edworthy Park & Douglas Fir Trail and many more Calgary attractions: make an itinerary online using Inspirock's Calgary vacation builder.
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  • I've lived near Edworthy Park for almost 30 years. Nice park, and the Douglas Fir Trail is a very nice urban trail through large...Douglas Firs. But, the trail is now closed (for the first time in my ...  more »
  • Convenient parking on both sides of the Bow River. The paved walks extend as for as you want to go (Calgary has the most amazing walkway network) Don't forget to stop in at the little cafe next to the...  more »
  • Overall I was quite surprised that you could find such a shaded tree covered trail in the heart of Calgary. Being from out of town, I wouldn't make the special trip to the park again but it's a good p...  more »