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Riley Park

800 12 St NW, Calgary, Alberta T2N 1W3, Canada
+1 403-221-3955
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Summer fun abound

Riley park is a beautiful park with lots of open areas to play a friendly game of football, soccer... read more

Reviewed 24 May 2017
Calgary, Canada
Fun for All!

This is one of our favourite parks to visit in the summer. The waterpark is fun for all ages, with... read more

Reviewed 21 April 2017
Calgary, Canada
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  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
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“wading pool” (14 reviews)
“inner city” (7 reviews)
800 12 St NW, Calgary, Alberta T2N 1W3, Canada
+1 403-221-3955
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Reviewed 24 May 2017

Riley park is a beautiful park with lots of open areas to play a friendly game of football, soccer, or frisbee. There is an outdoor wading pool which is great for families with younger children. There are also lots of trees so you can find...More

Thank magoosmom
Reviewed 21 April 2017

This is one of our favourite parks to visit in the summer. The waterpark is fun for all ages, with a range of depths practical for young children to preteen. There are lots of trees to offer shade. There is a large playground a short...More

Thank 918Kash918
Reviewed 11 April 2017

What a fun place to bring a young family. Great playground, lots of grass area for various outdoor games, and a fantastic wading pool. The pool is the best I have seen covering a large area with lots of large trees providing a good amount...More

Thank abcdefgCanada
Reviewed 19 February 2017

Some parks retain their vitality summer and winter, but Riley Park seems to disappear when the snow comes. People still use it as a short cut from the north west corner to the south east corner, and the little playground and picnic tables in the...More

Thank BenLar137
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Riley Park is the most beautifully landscaped park in Calgary .Watch lawnbowling or play Cricket . Kids Can play in a safe waterpark while you realx and watch the clouds roll . Easy to get too from the C-Train and easy walk thru beautiful Sunnyside...More

Thank Candicens
Reviewed 17 October 2016

Located just north of downtown and Kensington this large open park is great for summer activities and hanging out with friends or kids if you have them. There are trees and flowering plants located on the est side with open areas and a swimming pool...More

Thank BritInCalgary
Reviewed 11 August 2016

the park is big and very open great for a day out. The flower garden is on point and the wadding pool is a classic day with the small kiddies.

1  Thank Justin P
Reviewed 3 August 2016

Last weekend we went to relax at Riley Park and that was certainly not what happened - in a good way! The park was loaded with fun loving families, running children of all ages, water fountains and wading pools and plenty of sunny spots for...More

Thank Michael B
Reviewed 27 July 2016

Riley park has lots to offer to everyone. It has large open green spaces, playgrounds, a wading pool, and gardens. It's in a great inner city location and is easy to get to by car or by transit. This is also where people play cricket!...More

Thank Emily B
Reviewed 22 July 2016

This Park in the middle of the city,beautiful flowers,recreational areas a lots of benches to rest,good walking pat Big trees

Thank John R
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