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

Mayor congratulates community organizers

January 16, 2018

“On behalf of Red Deer City Council and The City of Red Deer, I congratulate the leadership, staff and volunteers of Westerner Park and the Red Deer & District Chamber of Commerce on their successful bid for the Canadian Finals Rodeo (CFR)."

The Servus Arena officially opens

January 13, 2018

Blades, not scissors, cut the ribbon today to officially open the Servus Arena, ushering in the start of a new era for Red Deer’s downtown arena.