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

Proposed 2019 Operating Budget...

December 12, 2018

With a focus on community safety for our community, the recommended 2019 Operating Budget considers the current state of growth, economy, and maintaining quality of life for Red Deerians.

Notify Red Deer system test this...

December 11, 2018

Residents can expect to receive text, email and phone call alerts on Thursday as The City runs a test of their emergency notification system, Notify Red Deer.

Increase of 1 per cent for exempt City..

December 10, 2018

Exempt staff will see a 1 per cent increase in their salary, effective January 1, 2018, after City Council approved the adjustment at tonight’s City Council meeting.