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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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  • This magnificent park is an oasis in and of itself. With water ponds that are public skating rinks in winter and fishing holes in summer, it is a terrific respite from hectic urban life. The trails ar...  more »
  • This little gem is right in the heart of the city and its beautiful! Paved walking paths are wonderful and connect to other areas of Red Deer, and there are reasonably priced water activities availabl...  more »
  • Awesome local park that always provides a nice visit. A walking path goes around the entire pond, at least a 45 min walk for the whole loop. They offer a few different activities in the summer, paddle...  more »