ISBN 0-9731066-5-4 (10 digit)

ISBN 978-0-9731066-5-7 (13 digit)

Publication date 2006


Pages 144

Size (mm) 152.4 x 228.6 x 10

Price $13.95

North Calgary has a wonderful variety of parks and green spaces. This book describes ninety one of these locations. Beautiful gardens, river bank paths, natural areas, ravines, viewpoints, older community parks and local history are waiting to be discovered.

If you’re looking for a location for a family picnic, a natural area to explore or just a quiet spot to relax on a busy day, you can find it in North Calgary. Directions assist in locating these parks and green spaces using either your own vehicle or public transit.

In North Calgary you can discover:

– Wetlands for viewing waterfowl

– Ravines and coulees to explore

– Wading pools for children

– One of Canada’s largest urban parks

– Sculptures in parks and green spaces

– A miniature train ride in a park

This guidebook is part of a three book series of Calgary’s Parks and Green Spaces. There are one hundred and six parks and green spaces included in Discover Southwest Calgary’s Parks and Green Spaces. Discover Southeast Calgary’s Parks and Green Spaces includes sixty parks and green spaces.

Photos – clockwise from upper left (Coulee in Scenic Acres, Nose Creek Pathway, Coulee in Sherwood and Rotary/Mattamy Greenway by Monterey Park)