Warm Weather Activities

From biking to gardening, disc golf to camping Red Deer has many things to do when the weather is warm.

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Biking

Whether you are a BMX rider, a mountain biker, or you bike for pleasure, we offer cycling experiences for all.

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Outdoor Water Fun

When the weather is hot, outdoor water fun is a great way to beat the heat.

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Picnic Shelters

Picnics are a great way to enjoy the outdoors when the weather is nice. We have many shelters that you can book for your special picnic.

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Disc Golf

Disc golf is an exciting sport in Red Deer, and it’s free for anyone who wants to play.

View of the Lion's Campground filled with campers.

Camping

Get back to nature...go camping! The Lions Campground is just minutes from a wealth of stores, cultural opportunities, golf courses and various recreational facilities.

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Golfing

Fore! Come and enjoy the 18 hole, par 72 championship course, 9 hole mini-links course, driving range with mat and grass tees, two pitching greens and a large putting green at River Bend Golf and Recreation Area.

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Gardening Opportunities

Our garden plots, community gardens or community food forests are perfect for those wanting to get a little dirt under their fingernails.

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Skateboard Parks

Red Deer has two skateboard parks for riders to enjoy. Be sure to "drop in" when you can!

News & Notices

Plows are ready to roll into...

January 16, 2020

City crews are gearing up to start Snow Zone Plowing and residents are reminded to sign up for Snow Zone Alerts to get text, email, and phone call reminders before they need to move their vehicles off the street.

Red Deer to launch digital archives...

January 14, 2020

Red Deerians are invited to explore our city’s heritage via the digital archives collection that will launch this month on a new web site hosted by Preservica.

2020 Operating Budget approved with dire

January 13, 2020

After five days of deliberations, City Council approved a $389 million Operating Budget, reducing the proposed 2.49 per cent tax increase to 1.26 per cent with direction to identify further savings to reduce to 0.97 per cent.