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Bower Ponds, Red Deer
(4.7/5 based on 200+ reviews on the web)
Spend the day by the river at Bower Ponds, a water playground bursting with activity overlooking a lush green park. Summer and winter rentals make this an year round outdoor destination, with water balls, kayaks and paddle boats for the summer and ice skates and sleds in the winter. Meander through trails surrounding Red Deer River, tranquil gardens and a natural amphitheatre with a covered stage. Use our Red Deer travel itinerary planner to visit Bower Ponds on your trip to Red Deer, and learn what else travelers and our writers recommend seeing nearby.
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  • Spent a couple of hours with grandkids walking and enjoying the playground. Pond was great for trying out a remote control boat. 
  • From early spring through to the fall you can share your hike around the scenic Bower Ponds with several families of Canada Geese who return each year to raise their goslings. There are many walking t...  more »
  • I explored more of Red Deers trail system out at Bower ponds going towards Heritage Ranch. Bower Ponds is great place to see as we get to enjoy the four seasons. What a treasure we have in this nice c...  more »