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Stanley Park, Calgary

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#25 of 36 in Parks in Calgary
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  • August 25, 2017
    This park has been around forever. You can picnic there, play all sorts of sports or just relax in the sunshine. It is a perfect park walking or running. Lots of room for the kids to play.  more »
  • June 10, 2017
    Took us around an hour to walk from Calgary - path well laid out and an easy stroll. The park was busy but enough room to find a spot by the river to sit and have a picnic. As it was a sunny day there...  more »
  • March 28, 2017
    Although Stanley Park does connect with the Elbow River Pathway system, and it is close to close to the interesting historical places like Princess Obolensky Park and Lindsay's Foley, only the picnic ...  more »
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  • June 4, 2017
    Such a lovely Park to take a walk in. Go for a swim in the river. Nice picnic areas with small wood fire bbqs and picnic tables. All around amazing scenery and beautiful flowers everywhere.
  • June 25, 2017
    Stanley park is really nice, but make sure to bring the bug spray. A lot of y'all grass and being by the river means you will get bitten. The pool is open now as well!
  • June 14, 2017
    The park is pretty but there seems to be major construction work every summer. For the last 2 years I have seen major areas blocked off due to this.
  • April 2, 2017
    The park is perfect. If it were only slightly larger. Outdoor fire pits, playground, world class ball diamond, fantastic kids pool, and parking is usually readily available.
  • June 22, 2017
    Open park space with multiple playgrounds for the kids. The atmosphere especially around the river is peaceful and lots of open space for various activity.

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