Bower Ponds

Bower Ponds features a playground overlooking the Red Deer River, a serenity garden and a natural amphitheatre with a covered stage. In winter, enjoy skating (no hockey sticks/pucks permitted), tobogganing or walking the trails.

Photo of Bower Ponds lagoon with pavilion in the background

Hours of Operation


For Equipment Rental and Games Room hours, see the Bower Ponds website.

Main Contact Information

Location of Bower Ponds

For more information

General Information, Boat/Rental and Pavilion Inquiries: 403-318-6298
Cronquist House Rental Inquiries: RD Cultural Heritage Society 403-346-0055

News & Notices

Plows are ready to roll into...

January 16, 2020

City crews are gearing up to start Snow Zone Plowing and residents are reminded to sign up for Snow Zone Alerts to get text, email, and phone call reminders before they need to move their vehicles off the street.

Red Deer to launch digital archives...

January 14, 2020

Red Deerians are invited to explore our city’s heritage via the digital archives collection that will launch this month on a new web site hosted by Preservica.

2020 Operating Budget approved with dire

January 13, 2020

After five days of deliberations, City Council approved a $389 million Operating Budget, reducing the proposed 2.49 per cent tax increase to 1.26 per cent with direction to identify further savings to reduce to 0.97 per cent.