Three Mile Bend Recreation Area - Off Leash Park

Three Mile Bend Recreation Area is a 55 hectare natural area that caters to a variety of outdoor activities. It is located on the North Bank Trail adjacent to the Red Deer River.
Three Mile Bend

The Site

 The site includes:

  • canoeing ponds
  • canoe / kayak boardwalk
  • picnic area
  • remote control car track
  • freestyle ski jump
  • off leash dog area
  • trails

The pond is cleaned by a floating solar-powered mechanism called a SolarBee. This low-maintenance green technology uses no grid-power and no chemicals, and has an approximate life span of 25 years.

Dog Park Etiquette

Dogs must

  • have up-to-date licenses and vaccinations
  • not chase wildlife
  • interact well with other dogs and dog owners
  • come immediately when called

Dog owners must

  • keep dog on leash until inside the fenced area
  • have a leash in possession at all times
  • keep dog within sight and under verbal control at all times
  • clean up after dog and fill any holes the dog may dig
  • remove dog from the park at the first sign of aggression

News & Notices

Red Deerians come together to clean up

June 15, 2018

This year’s city wide spring cleanup program, Green Deer, was a success with volunteers from businesses, community associations, schools, clubs, churches, families and individuals coming together to clean up garbage in our city.

Red Deer hosts 7 Cities conference to...

June 14, 2018

Over 350 delegates from across the country came together in Red Deer this week as The City hosted the 7 Cities conference on housing first and homelessness.

House fire in Johnstone Crossing caused

June 14, 2018

Twenty-one Red Deer Emergency Services (RDES) personnel responded to a fire on Jenner Crescent last night that caused severe damage to two homes.