Bower Ponds

Bower Ponds features a playground overlooking the Red Deer River, a serenity garden and a natural amphitheatre with a covered stage. In winter, enjoy skating (no hockey sticks/pucks permitted), tobogganing or walking the trails.

Photo of Bower Ponds lagoon with pavilion in the background

Hours of Operation


For Equipment Rental and Games Room hours, see the Bower Ponds website.

Main Contact Information

Location of Bower Ponds

For more information

General Information, Boat/Rental and Pavilion Inquiries: 403-318-6298
Cronquist House Rental Inquiries: RD Cultural Heritage Society 403-346-0055

News & Notices

Mayors met earlier today with Minister..

September 24, 2020

Since the announcement from Alberta Health Services regarding plans to consolidate EMS Dispatch Services, the Mayors of municipalities affected have been working together to stop these changes.

Applications open for one-time FCSS

September 23, 2020

The Red Deer & District Family & Community Support Services (FCSS) Board is now accepting funding applications to build capacity for community resource navigation.

South bank trail closure extended

September 22, 2020

A portion of the south bank trail from Taylor Drive to CPR Pedestrian Bridge, adjacent to the Water Treatment Plant, will remain closed until November 1, 2020 to allow for completion of in-river work.