Calgary's parks and pathways are an excellent way to relax and enjoy the local outdoors. With over 10,000 hectares of park area and the longest (700km) urban paved pathway system, it is easy to enjoy yourself while exploring the city. Several of the parks offer family friendly picnic sites complete with picnic tables, fire pits, covered cook houses and sporting facilities. Fish Creek Provincial Park, located in South Calgary is one of the largest urban provincial parks in Canada. The provincial park is over 20km wide, running from Calgary’s west side city limits, east to the Bow River. Almost every community in Calgary enjoys a park nearby. The individual parks found on this page contain information and photo galleries.
Baker9333 Scenic Bow Rd NW
Calgary Baker Park is often used for group photo opportunities, weddings, reunions, etc. The park is located in NW Calgary, across the Bow river from Bowness Park. Baker Park is connected to the City of Calgary bike walkway. Interesting park that is not very crowded. It's well groomed and has a very relaxing feel to it. Better suited for adults then children.