Keep Cool! Water Fun in Calgary

Photo by Dana Wheatley – Canmore Park

by Allison Percival-Wightman

When it’s too hot to sit inside, the best way to cool off is to find one of the many wading pools, spray parks, outdoor pools, leisure centres and waterslides around Calgary!

Remember, no matter how cold the water is, reapply sunscreen every hour and keep those hats on if you’re playing outside!

City of Calgary Wading Pools – 9am to 9pm

City of Calgary Spray Parks – 9am to 9pm

  • Bowness Park – 8900 48 Ave. N.W. – Opening June 18.
  • Canmore Park – 19 St. & Chicoutimi Dr. N.W. – OPEN on weekends only. Opening daily on June 18.
  • Eau Claire Plaza/Barclay Mall – 3 St. & Riverfront Ave. S.W. – Opening June 18.
  • Prairie Winds Park – 223 Castleridge Blvd. N.E. – CLOSED for the 2016 season.
  • Rotary Park – 617 1 St. N.E. – OPEN on weekends only. Opening daily on June 18.
  • South Glenmore Park (Variety Park) – 90 Ave. & 24 St. S.W. – OPEN on weekends only. Opening daily on June 18.
  • Valleyview Park – 28 St. & 30 Ave. S.E. – OPEN on weekends only. Opening daily on June 18.

Outdoor Pools in Calgary – Hours Vary

Leisure Centres and Public Waterslides in Calgary – Hours Vary