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

Temporary City Hall customer service at

July 14, 2020

A new, temporary City customer service centre will open at the Recreation Centre (4501 - 47A Ave) on Wednesday for residents who need to conduct business and pay bills in person.

Additional recreation amenities to open

July 14, 2020

Additional City recreation amenities will open in Red Deer Monday, July 20, with pre-registration starting Thursday, July 16 at 12 p.m. All users must reserve a spot in advance for the following activities, either online or via phone; drop-ins are not perm

Kick it to the Curb returns

July 14, 2020

Kick it to the Curb returns to Red Deer this weekend providing residents the opportunity to find a new home for unwanted and unused items.