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Weaselhead Flats

#65 of 303 things to do in Calgary Features Animals
66 Ave. and 37 St. S.W., Calgary, Alberta, Canada
+1 403-268-2489
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Ecological Wonders

The park here has some great paths around the environmentally sensitive area where the Elbow flows... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Simon B
All season pure nature

Sometimes when you visit the Weaselhead, the critters and birds are lying low. But on my last... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
BenLar137
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Calgary, Canada
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66 Ave. and 37 St. S.W., Calgary, Alberta, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The park here has some great paths around the environmentally sensitive area where the Elbow flows into Glenmore Reservoir. Swamps and Gravel banks great a great place to see some wildlife. Also, as the river changes there are some geographical changes - such as the...More

Thank Simon B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Sometimes when you visit the Weaselhead, the critters and birds are lying low. But on my last visit there, it was perfect. A Bald Eagle atop one of the power pylons greeted me, and stayed long enough for some excellent photos. The swallows under the...More

Thank BenLar137
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

An "ALL SEASONS" Spectacular YYC Park access! Wetlands and forested areas provide a natural environment for many species of bird and animal wildlife. Appropriate pathways for hiking, walking and bicycling are throughout the Weaselhead Flats. and surrounding the Glenmore reservoir. A very pastoral and natural...More

Thank alan a
Reviewed 25 May 2017

Nice place to poke around, watch some bird life or water critters, walk, hike and bike. Nature in the city. Relaxing and refreshing.

Thank seetheworld2014
Reviewed 23 May 2017

I just recently discovered this park, despite having visited the nearby Glenmore Park numerous times. This is a lovely park, and while walking through it you hear just the relaxing sounds of nature. You feel as though you have left the city... but you haven't...More

Thank H0nestH0telReview
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

So hard to believe we have such a nice get away (from the city madness) right in the middle of that city. Paths are in good shape. People are either being respectful and not littering or the city is doing a great job with cleaning...More

Thank WorthTrying
Reviewed 1 February 2017

Always interesting as see many species of birds generally up close, educational for all ages and gives opportunity to learn and interact with natural and so many of our animals, have seen coyotes, squirrels, birds, and probably have missed others

Thank Gale H
Reviewed 12 August 2016

I love this end of the park, many of the bridges, all i think, were taken out by the floods, the new ones are amazing. from the main path, which is biker/pedistrian friendly, there are lots of skinny dirt paths to explore. Wetlands, swampish full...More

Thank photogmark
Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

Just like that you are in the midst of a beautiful Rocky Mountain foothills setting. Lots of wildlife in the morning and early evening. A great part of the world class bike path system throughout Calgary.

1  Thank Peter B
Reviewed 17 July 2016

What a gem in the city! Beautiful scenery and wildlife. We saw beavers building damns swimming up the river. Lots of trails with historical information. Easy to follow maps.

Thank CindySaturday17
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